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Bright future and prosperity for Viet Nam in 2024: Australian Ambassador

The future of Viet Nam is very bright and prosperity is awaiting the nation as the year progresses. In 2024, the nation will gain both foreign policy success and economic success, noted Australian Ambassador to Viet Nam Andrew Goledzinowski.

Royal Australian Navy warship HMAS Toowoomba visits HCM City

Helicopter frigate HMAS Toowoomba of Royal Australian Navy (RAN) docked at Ho Chi Minh City’s Nha Rong wharf on October 12 on a goodwill visit to Vietnam.

Australia announced $94.5m package for climate change adaptation in VN

Visiting Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Penny Wong on Tuesday announced her country’s new US$94.5 million support package for climate change adaption in Việt Nam's Mekong Delta from 2023 to 2034.

Vietnam, Australia enhance cooperation in changing world

Visiting Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Penny Wong on August 22 announced her country’s new 94.5 million AUD support package for climate change adaption in Vietnam's Mekong Delta from 2023 to 2034.

Fifth Vietnam-Australia Foreign Ministers’ Meeting held in Hanoi

Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son and his visiting Australian counterpart Penny Wong on August 22 co-chaired the fifth Vietnam-Australia Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Hanoi.

Australian foreign minister enjoys walk around Hoan Kiem Lake, coffee in Hanoi

Visiting Australian Foreign Minister Penny Wong took a stroll around the iconic Hoan Kiem (Sword) Lake in the very heart of Hanoi and enjoyed an egg coffee, a signature drink of the capital city, on Tuesday morning.

Australian Foreign Minister Penny Wong to visit Vietnam next week

Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Penny Wong will return to Vietnam from August 21 to 24 for an official visit and the fifth Vietnam – Australia Foreign Ministers Meeting.

Vietnam IT Day 2023 to take place in Australia

Vietnam IT Day 2023 is scheduled to take place in Melbourne, Australia, on August 15, aiming to deepen relationships between Vietnam and Australia in the field of information technology (IT), reported

Australia supports Vietnamese Peacekeeping Mission to South Sudan in Africa

The Australian Defence Force (ADF) has transported personnel and equipment for Vietnam’s Level 2 Field Hospital in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) for a fifth time since 2018.

Australian children’s animation Bluey to be screened across Vietnam

To mark the 50th anniversary of the Australia-Vietnam diplomatic relations, multiple screenings of ABC Kids’ Bluey, Australia’s most popular children’s television show, will be held in Hanoi, HCM City, Da Nang, and Can Tho in June and July.

Australian PM savours Vietnamese foods, drinks locally brewed beer

In addition to "banh mi" and "bia hoi", PM Albanese also enjoyed boiled peanuts, grilled chopped fish, grilled pork and dried soya curds mixed with fresh onion leaves.

Australian Prime Minister wraps up Vietnam visit

Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and his entourage left Hanoi on June 4 evening, concluding a two-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Pham Minh Chinh.

Vietnam, Australia strengthen science, technology, innovation cooperation

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and his visiting Australian counterpart Anthony Albanese on June 4 witnessed the exchange of a number of cooperation agreements between the two countries.

Vietnamese, Australian PMs announce talks outcomes

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and his Australian counterpart Anthony Albanese witnessed the signing of cooperation documents and co-chaired a press briefing on the outcomes of their talks on June 4. ​

PM chairs welcome ceremony for Australian counterpart

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh chaired a welcome ceremony on June 4 morning for his Australian counterpart Anthony Albanese, who is paying an official visit to Vietnam on June 3-4.

Vietnam, Australia need to develop more balanced trade: PM

Vietnam and Australia need to develop bilateral trade in a more balanced way by promoting the export of Vietnamese products to Australia, PM Pham Minh Chinh said while receiving Australian Minister for Trade and Tourism Don Farrell.

Austrian Foreign Minister Schallenberg to visit Vietnam next week

The Federal Minister for European and International Affairs of Austria Alexander Schallenberg will pay an official visit to Vietnam from April 16-18 at the invitation of Vietnamese Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son.

Vietnam, Australia look towards new cooperation framework

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and visiting Australian Governor-General David Hurley spoke of the building of a new cooperation framework during their meeting in Hanoi on April 4.

President Vo Van Thuong welcomes Governor-General of Australia David Hurley

Vietnamese President Vo Van Thuong and his spouse this morning welcomed Governor-General of Australia David Hurley, the Governor-General’s wife and a high-ranking delegation of Australia on their state-level visit to Vietnam.

Western Australia launches representative office in Vietnam

Deputy Premier of Western Australia Honorable Roger Cook MLA has paid an official visit to Vietnam and launched the Western Australia’s Invest and Trade Representative Office in HCM City.