Vietnam-India relations

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Two naval ships, INS Sahyadri and INS Kadmatt, are scheduled to arrive at Nha Rong Wharf for a goodwill visit to Ho Chi Minh City from June 24-26, according to the Indian Embassy in Hanoi.

Vietnam considered a pillar in India's 'Act East' policy

National Assembly (NA) Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue has applauded India's efforts to promote its 'Act East' policy and deeply engage in ASEAN-led mechanisms, and thanked the South Asian nation for considering Vietnam a pillar in this policy.

Vietnam's frigate joins naval exercise in India for first time

Vietnam's frigate 016 - Quang Trung and a delegation of the Vietnam People's Navy have departed for India to attend the multilateral naval exercise MILAN 2022 in Visakhapatnam City from February 25 to March 3.

NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue meets Indian President

National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue had a meeting with Indian President Ram Nath Kovind in New Delhi on December 19 during his official visit to India from December 15-19.

Vietnam, India sign MoU on IT, electronics cooperation

Vietnam and India signed a Memorandum of Understanding on bilateral cooperation in information technology and electronics on December 17.

Vietnam’s National Assembly, India's lower house ink MoU on library, TV cooperation

The NA of Vietnam and the Lok Sabha signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the field of library and television held in New Delhi on December 17.

Vietnam, India sign letter of intent on digital communication cooperation

The signing of the letter of intent took place within the framework of Chairman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Vuong Dinh Hue’s official visit to India.


India helps Vietnamese defence ministry build IT system

The Indian Government has provided US$5 million in non-refundable aid to help the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defence build an information technology (IT) system.

Geetesh Sharma - Indian friend of Vietnam passes away

Geetesh Sharma, an Indian journalist and a close friend of Vietnam, passed away on May 2 due to COVID-19, leaving behind a deep regret in the heart of Vietnamese friends.

Indian expert impressed by Vietnam’s economic development

Prof. Pankaj Jha of O.P. Jindal Global University in Sonepat of India has lauded Vietnam’s economic development in recent years.

Vietnam, India strengthen defence ties

Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh and Indian Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar co-chaired the 13th Vietnam-India defence policy dialogue at deputy ministerial level which was held on January 12 via videoconference.

Indian naval ship visits HCM City

Indian Naval Ship INS KILTAN will make a technical halt at Nha Rong Port, Ho Chi Minh City on December 24-26.

Vietnamese, Indian PMs co-chair virtual summit

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi co-chaired the Vietnam-India Virtual Summit on December 21.

PM Phuc to hold virtual summit with Indian counterpart Modi next week

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold virtual summit on December 21, Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang told a room of reporters Thursday.

Vietnam, India defence ministers hold online talks

Minister of Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich and his Indian counterpart Rajnath Singh held an online discussion on November 27.

Vietnam, India hold 17th Joint Commission’s meeting

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Indian Minister of External Affairs Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on August 25 co-chaired the 17th Meeting 

International Day of Yoga marked in Ninh Thuan, Thanh Hoa

The Embassy of India and the southern province of Ninh Thuan held an event marking the sixth International Day of Yoga in Phan Rang-Thap Cham city on June 28, drawing nearly 1,000 participants from yoga clubs in the southern region.

Vietnamese, Indian militaries enjoy fruitful cooperation: officials

Officials of Vietnam and India highlighted the continually enhanced cooperation between the two militaries during talks in New Delhi on November 25.

Vietnamese PM meets Indian and New Zealand counterparts in Thailand

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi met on November 4 on the sidelines of the ongoing 35th ASEAN Summit and related summits in Thailand.

Vietnam - India culture and tourism: Chicken lays golden eggs

With the opening of direct flights linking Việt Nam with India, Việt Nam Ambassador in India Phạm Sanh Châu said he is looking forward to a new era of potential development in cultural, economic and tourism relations between the two countries.