Congratulations sent to newly-elected Colombian president 17:07 | 22/06/2018

VGP  – State President Tran Dai Quang sent a congratulatory message to Ivan Duque Márquez on June 21 in recognition of his election as President of the Republic of Colombia for the 2018-2022 term

U.S.’s 242nd Independence Day celebrated 16:52 | 22/06/2018

VGP – Vietnamese Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien, and other local officials joined a celebration of the 242nd Independence Day of the U.S. (July 4) in Ha Noi on June 21.

Workshop held to enhance signing of EVFTA 16:22 | 21/06/2018

VGP - A workshop was organized in Brussels on June 20 to accelerate the signing and ratification of the EU-Viet Nam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).

Philippine Independence Day celebrated 12:46 | 20/06/2018

VGP – The 120th  Philippines Independence Day was observed at a ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on June 19 with the presence of the Philippine ambassador to Viet Nam, city leaders and the municipal diplomat corps.

VN attends UN Human Rights Council’s 38th session 17:31 | 19/06/2018

VGP – Viet Nam, together with Bangladesh and the Philippines, will deliver a draft solution on women’s rights amidst climate change at the 38th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council that opened in Geneva, Switzerland on June 18.

Congratulations to Lebanese PM on re-appointment 11:00 | 19/06/2018

VGP  – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc on June 18 cabled a message of congratulations to Saad Al-Hariri on his re-appointment as Prime Minister of Lebanon.

6th Assembly of Global Environment Facility to be held in Da Nang 10:03 | 18/06/2018

VGP - The sixth Assembly of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and related meetings will take place in the central city of Da Nang from June 23-29, according to the Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment. 

VN demands China withdraw military equipment from Hoang Sa 18:59 | 14/06/2018
VGP - Viet Nam demands China immediately stop all wrong activities and withdraw military facilities from Viet Nam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago, said Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang at a press briefing on Thursday.
UN hails VN’s role at multi-lateral forums 13:28 | 14/06/2018

VGP - United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres hailed the active role of Viet Nam at multi-lateral forums and the nation’s strong commitments to realizing sustainable development goals (SDGs), responding to climate change, protecting the environment, and enhancing the participation in UN peace-keeping missions.   

Latvia, VN hold political consultation 15:15 | 13/06/2018
VGP - Permanent Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son held political consultations with the State Secretary of the Latvian Ministry of Affairs, Andrejs Pildegovics.