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Vietnam votes for UN resolution calling for ending US embargo against Cubaicon
VIETNAM & WORLD24/06/20210

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,

 
Sputnik: 2020 is really a special year for Vietnamicon

Sputnik: 2020 is really a special year for Vietnam

VIETNAM & WORLD
23/12/2020

2020 is really a special year for Vietnam as for the first time in its diplomacy history, the country assumed both rotating ASEAN Chair and non-permanent member of the UN Security Council (UNSC), according to the Sputnik news agency of Russia.

UN member states highlight importance of 1982 UNCLOSicon

UN member states highlight importance of 1982 UNCLOS

POLITICS
10/12/2020

Countries participating in a plenary meeting of the UN General Assembly’s 75th session on December 8 highlighted the importance of the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) 

Int’l community backs Vietnam’s initiative on epidemic preparedness day: ambassadoricon

Int’l community backs Vietnam’s initiative on epidemic preparedness day: ambassador

POLITICS
08/12/2020

Vietnam's achievements in controlling the COVID-19 pandemic have drawn a huge support and sponsorship from the international community in approving the resolution “International Day of Epidemic Preparedness” 

United Nations General Assembly adopts first Vietnam-initiated resolutionicon

United Nations General Assembly adopts first Vietnam-initiated resolution

POLITICS
08/12/2020

The United Nations (UN) General Assembly on December 7 approved Resolution A/RES/75/27 proclaiming December 27 as the International Day of Epidemic Preparedness at its 75th session.

PM sends message to high-level meeting to commemorate UN’s 75th anniversaryicon

PM sends message to high-level meeting to commemorate UN’s 75th anniversary

POLITICS
22/09/2020

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc sent a message to the United Nations (UN) High-Level Meeting marking the 75th anniversary of the UN in New York on Monday (local time), as part of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly.

Vietnamese leaders to send messages to UNGA 75 high-level meetingsicon

Vietnamese leaders to send messages to UNGA 75 high-level meetings

POLITICS
18/09/2020

Vietnamese leaders are to send messages to upcoming high-level meetings of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly, spokeswoman of the Foreign Ministry Le Thi Thu Hang said at a regular press conference on September 17.

Ambassador discusses improving UN’s operational efficiencyicon

Ambassador discusses improving UN’s operational efficiency

POLITICS
18/01/2020

Head of Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the UN, Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy on January 17 met President of the UN General Assembly’s 74th session Tijiani Muhammad-Bande.

Vietnam's contributions to global human rightsicon

Vietnam's contributions to global human rights

POLITICS
12/12/2019

Over the past seven decades, Vietnam has significantly contributed to human rights. 

Vietnam stresses settlement of maritime disputes by peaceful measuresicon

Vietnam stresses settlement of maritime disputes by peaceful measures

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
12/12/2019

Pham Hai Anh, Vietnam’s representative to the United Nations, on December 10 affirmed Vietnam’s consistent stance that all disputes should be settled via peaceful measures, in line with international law.

Vietnam participates in promoting and guaranteeing human rights at the Third Committee of the UN General Assemblyicon

Vietnam participates in promoting and guaranteeing human rights at the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly

SOCIETY
29/11/2019

In 2019, Vietnam joined the Convention 98 of the International Labor Organization (ILO) on the application of the principles of organizational rights and collective bargaining, 

Vietnam shows support for emergency declaration on nature, peopleicon

Vietnam shows support for emergency declaration on nature, people

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
25/09/2019

Vietnamese PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has joined other leaders around the globe in voicing their support for an emergency declaration for nature and people ahead of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly this September.

Vietnam wins election to UNSCicon

Vietnam wins election to UNSC

VIDEO
07/06/2019

Vietnam officially won the election to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for 2020-2021 after getting 192 votes out of the 193 member countries and territories of the UN General Assembly on June 7.