EU provides financial aid for storm Damrey-hit residents 15:21 | 14/12/2017

VGP - The European Commission has provided humanitarian aid worth € 200,000 to assist victims in Viet Nam’s central and south central regions affected by typhoon Damrey in November, said the European Union delegation in Viet Nam on December 13.

Vietnamese Ambassador elected Colombo Plan’s Secretary General 12:04 | 14/12/2017

VGP - Vietnamese Ambassador to Sri Lanka and Maldives Phan Kieu Thu was elected the 7th Secretary General of the Colombo Plan on December 12. 

DPM to attend Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Foreign Ministers' Meeting 10:05 | 13/12/2017

VGP – Deputy PM, FM Pham Binh Minh will attend the 3rd Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Foreign Ministers' Meeting from December 14 to December 16 in Dali, southwestern China's Yunnan province. 

U.S. launches project to improve VN’s disaster preparedness 10:04 | 13/12/2017

VGP - U.S. Ambassador to Viet Nam Daniel J. Kritenbrink on December 12 launched Phase II of the Enhanced Capacity of the Viet Nam Red Cross (VNRC) project on behalf of the U.S. Government.  

VN attends ASEAN-India Connectivity Summit 09:57 | 12/12/2017

VGP – A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Phan Tam is attending the ASEAN-India Connectivity Summit which opened in India’s capital city of New Delhi on December 11.

Cambodian Embassy celebrates National Day, diplomatic relations with VN 09:53 | 12/12/2017

VGP - The Cambodian Embassy held a banquet in Ha Noi on December 11 to celebrate the 64th National Day of Cambodia (November 9, 1953-2017) and the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam-Cambodia diplomatic relations (June 24, 1967-2017).

WB raises growth forecast for VN 15:08 | 11/12/2017

VGP – The World Bank has upgraded its economic forecast for the Vietnamese economy to 6.7% in 2017, higher than its previous rate of 6.3%.

Viet Nam APEC 2017 proves success of national unity 14:13 | 11/12/2017

VGP – The resounding success of the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders ' Week wrapped up an eventful year of APEC Viet Nam, said Permanent Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son. 

Xoan singing escapes from urgent safeguarding list 10:19 | 11/12/2017

VGP – The UNESCO Inter-governmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage has recently removed Xoan singing, a folk music genre in Viet Nam’s northern midland province of Phu Tho from the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding and added to the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

All solutions related to Jerusalem must abide by international law 17:34 | 09/12/2017
VGP – Viet Nam has expressed concerns as the U.S. recent standpoint on Jerusalem could have negative impacts on peace and stability in the Middle East.