Thai Government gives help to Durian-stricken Vietnamese southerners 07:45 | 14/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Through its Embassy in Hanoi, the Kingdom of Thailand Government on December 12 sent US$ 50,000 via the Vietnam Red Cross to Vietnamese people in some southern provinces to help them address the Durian typhoon's impacts.
Leaders of different countries send consolatory messages to VN 08:30 | 13/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Knowing that Typhoon Durian caused heavy human and material damage to Vietnam, leaders of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Kingdom of Thailand, and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) have sent consolatory messages to Vietnamese State and Government leaders.
VN lauds US Congress for passing PNTR 07:32 | 11/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On December 9, 2006, the Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) status for Vietnam was approved by both the US House of Representatives and Senate.
President Nguyễn Minh Triết receives UNDP Administrator-UNDG Chair 07:22 | 09/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On December 8 in Hanoi, President Nguyễn Minh Triết gave a reception to the Administrator of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and Chair of the United Nations Development Group (UNDG), Mr. Kemal Dervis, who is paying a working visit to Vietnam.
Congratulatory messages to Venezuela, Tajikistan and Switzerland 11:00 | 08/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On December 7, 2006, on the occasion that Mr. Hugo Chaves Frias was re-elected as the President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, State President Nguyễn Minh Triết and PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng sent their congratulations to the Venezuelan President.
PM approves diplomatic note on revised 2002 Italian aid water sector agreement 07:00 | 08/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On December 7, the PM ratified the contents of a diplomatic note about the revision to the 2002 agreement on the aid of the Italian Government for the water supply sector.
China, Laos send consolatory messages, sympathizing with typhoon victims 07:00 | 08/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Knowing that Typhoon Durian had caused heavy human and material damage to Vietnamese southerners, on behalf of the Chinese Communist Party, State and people, General Secretary and State President Hu Jintao sent a message of consolation to General Secretary Nông Đức Mạnh and State President Nguyễn Minh Triết to express his deep sympathy and heartfelt consolation for the heavy damage suffered by the coastal Vietnamese people due to Typhoon Durian.
Singaporean President and PM send consolatory messages to Vietnam Durian victims 07:00 | 07/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Knowing that Typhoon Durian caused heavy human and material damage in the South of Vietnam, President S.R Nathan of the Republic of Singapore sent on December 6 a message of consolation to President Nguyễn Minh Triết. On the same day, Singaporean PM Lee Hsien Loong also sent a consolatory message to PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng and victims in typhoon-hit areas.
PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng to attend 12th ASEAN Summit and other related meetings 19:00 | 06/12/2006
VNGOVNet – At the invitation of Ms. Gloria Macapaga Arroyo, President of the Republic of the Philippines, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng will lead a Vietnamese delegation to attend the 12th ASEAN Summit and its related meetings: ASEAN+3 (with China, Japan, South Korea), ASEAN+1 (with China, Japan, South Korea and India separately) and the 2nd East Asia Summit to be held in Cebu, the Philippines from December 10-13, 2006.
Belarusian President A. Lukashenko to visit Vietnam 07:00 | 06/12/2006
VNGOVNet – At the invitation of President Nguyễn Minh Triết, the President of the Republic of Belarus, Mr. Alexander Lukashenko, will pay an official visit to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam from December 10-12, 2006.