Category Archives: Human Rights

Vietnam, Russia to further diversify cooperative ties: PMs

Moscow Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev co-chaired a joint press conference following their talks in Moscow on May 22, noting that they agreed to continue diversifying cooperative relations, especially in economy, trade and new spheres.…

China asked to respect Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa, Truong Sa archipelagos

Hanoi Vietnam has full legal foundations and historical evidence affirming its sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos in accordance with international law.

The statement was made by the Spokesperson of Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang at a regular ministry press conference in Hanoi on May 23 in response to reporters’ queries about Vietnam’s reaction to China’s organisation of the seventh Sinan Cup Regatta, a sailing competition, from April 22-26, 2019 at the area of Duy Mong island belonging to Vietnam’s Hoang Sa archipelago.…

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh to visit Japan

Hanoi Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh will visit Japan from May 29 to 31 at the invitation of Japanese Foreign Minister Kono Taro.

During the visit, Deputy PM and FM Minh will co-chair the 11th session of the Vietnam-Japan Cooperation Committee and attend the 25th International Conference on The Future of Asia.…

Congratulations to India on successful election organisation

Hanoi Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 23 sent a message of congratulations to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on the successful organisation of the 17th Lok Sabha (House of People or lower house of India) election.…

PM’s Norway visit boosts multi-dimensional cooperation

Hanoi An official visit to Norway by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse looks to boost the traditional friendship and multi-dimensional cooperation, especially trade and investment, between the two countries.…

Vietnamese, Russian PMs hold talks in Moscow

Moscow Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev discussed measures to enhance the two countries’ cooperation during talks in Moscow on May 22.

The host welcomed PM Phuc’s official visit, affirming that Russia always wishes to strengthen the countries’ comprehensive strategic partnership.…

Defence Ministry delegation visits Belarus, Russia

Hanoi (VNA) � A high-ranking delegation from the Ministry of Defence, headed by Deputy Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Be Xuan Truong, has been on a working trip to Belarus and Russia from May 16 to 21.…