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.
President Nguyễn Minh Triết and President Vladimir Putin inaugurate Vietnam-Russia JV Bank 20:30 | 19/11/2006
VNGOVNet – In the afternoon of November 19, Vietnamese President Nguyễn Minh Triết and Russian President V. Putin attended the opening ceremony of the Vietnam-Russian Joint-venture Bank (VRB), a symbol of trade development between the two countries, especially in banking. VRB has become the only foreign bank to be licensed to do business in Vietnam over the past ten years.
Bulgarian PM to pay Vietnam official visit 11:06 | 19/11/2006
VNGOVNet – At the invitation of Vietnamese PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria, Mr. Sergey Stanishev, will pay an official visit to Vietnam from November 23-25, 2006.
Chilean President visits General Võ Nguyên Giáp 18:17 | 17/11/2006
VNGOVNet – On the occasion of her official visit to Vietnam and attending of the 14th APEC Leaders' Meeting held in Hanoi, President of the Republic of Chile Michelle Bachelet paid her respects to General Võ Nguyên Giáp.
US State Secretary Condoleezza Rice visits Vietnam 20:41 | 16/11/2006
VNGOVNet - On November 15, 2006, Ms Condoleezza Rice, Secretary of State of the United States of America, arrived at Hanoi beginning her visit to Vietnam on the occasion of her attending the 18th APEC Ministerial Meeting.
Chinese General Secretary and President visits Vietnam 06:49 | 16/11/2006
VNGOVNet – On November 15, Chinese Party General Secretary and President Hu Jintao and his wife arrived at Đà Nẵng, the port city in Central Vietnam, starting his official friendly visit to Vietnam.
Japanese PM to visit Vietnam 15:04 | 15/11/2006
VNGOVNet – At the invitation of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng and his wife, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife will pay an official visit to Vietnam on November 19-20, 2006.
Vietnam welcomes US State Department's decision to remove it from list of "Countries of Particular Concern" 20:00 | 14/11/2006
VNGOVNet - On November 14, 2006 in response to reporters' question concerning the US Department of State's removing Vietnam from its list of "Countries of Particular Concern" in terms of religious freedom, the Spokesman of the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Lê Dũng said: "Vietnam welcomes the US State Department's decision to remove it from the list of "Countries of Particular Concern" with regards to religious freedom. This is a right move, reflecting well the reality in Vietnam, conforming to the principles governing the Vietnam-US relations, and matching recent positive developments in the two countries' relations."