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Vietnamese leaders extend sympathy to Cuba over oil tank explosion

Top Vietnamese leaders have sent messages of sympathy to their Cuban counterparts over severe losses caused by a massive blaze in an oil storage facility in Cuba’s province of Matanzas on August 5.

Cuban journalist Marta Rojas – Vietnam’s close friend passes away

Cuban journalist and writer Marta Rojas, a close friend of Vietnam who had witnessed the country’s struggle for national defence passed away on October 3. ​

President to visit Cuba, attend UN General Assembly’s 76th session

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc will lead a high-raking delegation of the Vietnamese Party and State to pay an official visit to Cuba from September 18 to 20.

Vietnam, Cuba discuss possible COVID-19 vaccine production co-operation

PM Pham Minh Chinh held phone talks on July 1 with his Cuban counterpart Manuel Marrero Cruz to share their experience in the COVID-19 fight in their respective nations and to discuss the possibility of co-operation in vaccine supply and production.

Vietnam votes for UN resolution calling for ending US embargo against Cuba

Vietnam on June 23 voted in favour of a United Nations (UN) resolution calling for an end to the decades-long economic, commercial and financial embargo imposed by the US against Cuba,

Vietnam always treasures special ties with Cuba: Party chief

Vietnam always attaches much importance to and wants to deepen its special friendship with Cuba, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong has said.

Vietnamese, Cuban deputy foreign ministers hold political consultation

The 6th Vietnam-Cuba political consultation at the deputy foreign minister level was convened via videoconference on March 2, 

Top leaders of Vietnam, Cuba hold phone talk

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong held phone talk with First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) Central Committee Raul Castro Ruz.


Cuban researcher hails outcomes of Vietnam’s National Party Congress

The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV)’s 13th National Congress was a milestone and turning point, 

60 years of close relations between Vietnam and Cuba

On December 2, 1960, Cuba became the first country in the Western hemisphere that had established diplomatic relations with the Democratic Republic of Vietnam.

Vietnam, Cuba write new pages in glorious history

The 60th anniversary of Vietnam - Cuba diplomatic relations was celebrated on December 2 (1960 - 2020), with the special amity filled with outstanding milestones in mutual support, 

Joint stamp issue marks 60th anniversary of Vietnam-Cuba diplomatic ties

The Vietnamese Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) and the Cuban Embassy in Hanoi jointly held a ceremony on December 2 to issue a set of stamps marking the 60th founding anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries.

Vietnam always treasures special relations with Cuba: Top leader

The Vietnamese Party, State and people always treasure and want to further deepen the special friendship and comprehensive cooperation with their Cuban counterparts, a top leader has said.

Enhancing the special friendship between Vietnam and Cuba

On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of Vietnam-Cuba diplomatic ties (December 2), Cuban Ambassador to Vietnam Lianys Torres Rivera talks about the development of the special solidarity,

Vietnam treasures solidarity, friendship with Cuba: Deputy PM

Vietnam and Cuba have enjoyed a special friendship, solidarity and mutual trust in the past six decades, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on December 1.

Cuban Ambassador receives “For peace and friendship among nations” insignia

Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO), presented the “For peace and friendship among nations” insignia to outgoing Cuban Ambassador to Vietnam Lianys Torres Rivera yesterday.

Photo exhibition highlights Vietnam-Cuba friendship

More than 90 photos featuring the solidarity, friendship, cooperation and mutual support between the governments and peoples of Vietnam and Cuba are put on display, 

Cuban friendship medal bestowed upon Vietnamese ambassador

Vietnamese Ambassador to Cuba Nguyen Trung Thanh has received the country’ friendship medal for his contributions to Vietnam - Cuba relations.

HCM City offers COVID-19 relief to struggling foreigners

HCM City has provided relief to struggling foreigners living in the city to help them overcome the COVID-19 outbreak.

Vietnam, Cuba to cooperate in researching anti-coronavirus drugs and vaccine

The Parties, States and armies of Vietnam and Cuba have been closely cooperating and supporting each other in effectively containing the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic