Update news Myanmar

More stranded Vietnamese citizens repatriated from northern Myanmar

Nearly 400 Vietnamese citizens stranded in northern Myanmar due to the armed conflict there were repatriated on December 30 morning.

PV Coating wins contract in Myanmar

PetroVietnam Coating JSC, a member of PetroVietnam Gas JSC, has won a contract to coat a 14-inch, 9.5km-long marine pipeline using anti-corrosion method and reinforced concrete as part of a mining project run by Thailand's PTTEP Group in Myanmar.

Vietnam highlights ASEAN role in seeking peaceful solution to Myanmar issue

Vietnam has highlighted the role played by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in seeking a peaceful solution to the Myanmar issue during.

Vietnam emphasises need to immediately end violence in Myanmar

A Vietnamese diplomat has reiterated the call to all stakeholders in Myanmar to immediately end violence, restore trust, begin dialogue and conciliation, and implement the five-point consensus reached by ASEAN leaders in April this year.

Vietnam calls for int'l efforts to prevent violence, promote dialogue in Myanmar

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Mission to the United Nations, has called on the international community to make constructive contributions to help Myanmar prevent violence, 

Vietnam voices concern over Myanmar’s escalating violence

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Mission to the UN, has voiced concern over the escalation of violence in Myanmar, which has killed hundreds of civilians, while attending a virtual conference of the UN Security Council on April 1.

VN 'seriously concerned' about Myanmar situation, asks for safeguarding of its citizens

Vietnam is "seriously concerned over "escalating violence and fatalities" in Myanmar recently and has asked Myanmar to protect Vietnamese citizens and businesses in the country, the foreign spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on Thursday.


Vietnam calls for dialogue towards satisfactory solution in Myanmar

Vietnam has called on relevant parties in Myanmar to restrain and hold dialogues to find out solutions in line with the nation’s Constitution and law, as well as the will and aspirations of Myanmar people, thereby facilitating democratic process.

Vietnam calls on Myanmar to end violence, find satisfactory solution

Vietnam has called on parties in Myanmar to restrain, end violence, ensure safety for civilians, and conduct dialogues towards a satisfactory solution in conformity with the country’s Constitution and law 

Vietnam urges int’l community to work with ASEAN in Myanmar issue

Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy has called on the international community to assist ASEAN in preventing risks of violence 

ASEAN to hold foreign ministers’ meeting on Myanmar

ASEAN members are arranging to hold a special foreign ministers meeting next week to discuss the political crisis in Myanmar in the wake of the coup there early this month, according to ASEAN diplomatic sources.

Vietnam backs democratic transition in Myanmar

Vietnam calls on the international community and development partners to further support the transition to democracy in Myanmar, matching the wishes and interests of Myanmar people.

Myanmar commends Vietnam’s ASEAN Chairmanship 2020

Despite challenges in the region, under Vietnam’s chairmanship, ASEAN has reached greater heights and further shown its unity and resilience to the world with the spirit of “cohesive and responsive ASEAN”, 

Numbers of COVID-19 cases, deaths in Asia-Pacific keep rising

Many countries in the Asia-Pacific region continued to report new COVID-19 cases and deaths on March 31.

Four countries begin joint patrol on Mekong River

China, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand began their 91st joint patrol on the Mekong River on March 24.

Viettel refutes Facebook accusations of discrediting rivals in Myanmar

Viettel claims innocence against Facebook's accusation that it discredited competitors in Myanmar through fake social network accounts.

Minister offers congratulations to Vietnamese women's football team

Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien has sent his congratulations to the Vietnamese women's football team following their successful progression to the play-off round of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

VN ready to face Myanmar in Tokyo 2020 Olympics’ qualification

The Vietnamese women’s football team are ready to face Myanmar at the Tokyo Olympics in 2020’s third qualifying round in the Republic of Korea on February 6.

HDBank opens representative office in Myanmar

HCMC Development Commercial Bank, or HDBank, on December 18 opened a representative office in Myanmar and signed a comprehensive cooperation agreement with Viettel Global Investment JSC.

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets top leaders of Myanmar

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with Myanmar President U Win Myint in Nay Pyi Taw on December 17, during which the two leaders discussed bilateral cooperation in various spheres.