Former US President Clinton to visit Vietnam 07:49 | 02/12/2006
On December 1, the spokesman of the Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Lê Dũng, revealed that the former US President, Mr. William J. Clinton, Head of the William J. Clinton Foundation, will visit Vietnam on December 5-6, 2006 as part of his Asia working tour designed to strengthen cooperation with these countries under the program Clinton Foundation HIV/AIDS Initiative (CHAI).
Norway finances nearly US$3 million to national 2007 education goals program 07:36 | 02/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On November 30, on behalf of the PM, Standing Deputy PM Nguyễn Sinh Hùng agreed in principle a plan to receive the additional aid of NOK20 million (equivalent to US$3 million) from the Norwegian Government for the National Education Goals Program in 2007 (NEGP).
MCI to compile documentary pictorial on Vietnam-Laos friendship 08:40 | 30/11/2006
VNGOVNet – On the proposal of the Ministry of Culture and Information (MCI), on November 28, the PM delivered his comments on the compilation of a documentary pictorial on the Vietnam-Laos relationship.
VN and Russia strengthen cooperation in health care 06:15 | 28/11/2006
VNGOVNet - From November 20-26, a Ministry of Health (MoH) delegation led by Minister Trần Thị Trung Chiến paid an official working visit to the Russian Federation and had talks with the Russian Ministry of Health and Social Development on health care matters of common concerns, especially prevention of dangerous epidemics, training of medical staff and pharmaceutical cooperation. The two sides agreed that it is necessary to enhance their cooperation to further develop the two countries’ traditional friendship in many fields, particularly health care.
Sri Lankan PM Ratnasiri Wickramanayake pays an official visit to Vietnam 23:17 | 27/11/2006
VNGOVNet – At the invitation of PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng, the Prime Minister of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Mr. Ratnasiri Wickramanayake, paid an official visit to Vietnam from November 26-29, 2006.
VN, Cambodia cut deal on placement of border marks at border crossings 07:29 | 25/11/2006
VNGOVNet – On November 22-23, in Phnom Penh, a special meeting was held involving the two Chairmen of the Vietnam-Cambodia Joint Committee on Land Demarcation and Border-mark Placement.
Sri Lanka PM to pay official visit to Vietnam 21:42 | 21/11/2006
VNGOVNet – At the invitation of the Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, the Prime Minister of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Mr. Ratnasiri Wickramanayaka, will pay an official visit to Vietnam from November 26-29, 2006.
PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng receives Lao National Assembly Chairman Thongsing Thammavong 20:39 | 21/11/2006
VNGOVNet – In the afternoon of November 21, at the head office of the Government, Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng had a cordial reception to Chairman of the National Assembly of the People’s Democratic Republic of Laos Thongsinh Thammavong who is paying an official visit to Vietnam.
Russian President pays official visit to Vietnam 23:32 | 20/11/2006
VNGOVNet – At the invitation of President Nguyễn Minh Triết, on November 20, Russian President V. Putin started his official visit to Vietnam after attending the 14th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting.
Vietnamese and Japanese PMs attend Vietnam-Japan economic seminar 22:24 | 20/11/2006
VNGOVNet – In the morning of November 20, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng and the visiting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attended the Vietnam-Japan economic seminar under the theme "Towards Broader and Deeper Economic Partnership" co-organized by the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the Japan Business Federation Nippon Keidanren at Melia Hotel, Hanoi.