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US Vice President Harris begins trip to Singapore, Vietnam

Vice President Kamala Harris departed the United States on August 20 as she heads on a trip to Singapore and Vietnam, a move which will affirm the Biden administration’s priorities for the region.

Five Tet theme picture-taking hotspots in Hanoi

Phung Hung mural street, Hang Ma, Nhat Tan peach garden are among five favorable options for perfect Instagrammable photos.

NA Chairwoman arrives in Kazan, begining Russia visit

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan arrived in Kazan city, the Republic of Tatarstan, on December 8 afternoon, beginning her official visit to Russia.

US assistants of senators and congressmen visit Da Nang

An American delegation of assistants to senators and congressmen, led by Terra Lynn Sabag, visited the completed Environmental Remediation of Dioxin Contamination at Da Nang International Airport Project during a trip to the central city yesterday.

Arsenal ambassador Sol Campbell to visit HCM City

 VietNamNet Bridge – Former England and Arsenal player Sol Campbell sent a message to Vietnamese football fans through Arsenal’s Facebook page yesterday.

PM Phuc meets with Thai leaders

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 18 met with President of Thailand’s Privy Council Prem Tinsulanonda and President of Thailand’s National Legislative Assembly Pornpetch Wichitcholchai as part of his ongoing visit to Thailand. 

Canada Foreign Minister to travel to Vietnam

Canadian Foreign Minister Stéphane Dion announced on September 2 that he will travel to Cambodia and Vietnam from September 2 to 8 to advance Canada’s bilateral relations with these two emerging economies and members of ASEAN.

Indian Prime Minister Modi set to visit Viet Nam

 VietNamNet Bridge – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will make an official visit to Viet Nam on Saturday at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc,

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Korean film star to visit Vietnam; Sea Festival 2015 to grace Nha Trang in July; Quang Liem secures berth in Chess World Cup 2015

President pays New Year visit to Tay Ninh, Binh Duong

President Truong Tan Sang paid visits to the southern provinces of Tay Ninh and Binh Duong on February 20, the second day of the Lunar New Year festival.

Party leader’s visit to boost Vietnam-Russia ties: Russian experts

 VietNamNet Bridge – Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s upcoming visit to Russia is a highly important event, which will help promote comprehensive strategic cooperation between the two nations,

PM Dung due to visit India

VietNamNet Bridge – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and his spouse are to pay an official visit to India from October 27-29 at the invitation of his Indian counterpart Narenda Modi.

Deputy FMs to visit European, Asian countries in July

 VietNamNet Bridge – The deputy foreign ministers will pay working visits to Slovenia, Croatia, Slovakia, and Singapore this July to strengthen friendship between Vietnam and the countries,

US senators to visit Vietnam, study East Sea issues

Increased tensions in the East Sea will be part of discussions between Vietnamese and American lawmakers during a Hanoi visit this week by a delegation from the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs.

PM Dung begins visit to Philippines

 Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and his delegation arrived in Manila on May 21 to begin a working visit to the Philippines at the invitation of President Benigno S. Aquino III.

President Truong Tan Sang to pay State visit to Japan

 VietNamNet Bridge – State President Truong Tan Sang will pay a State visit to Japan from March 16-19 at the invitation of Emperor Akihito, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on March 9.

Vietnam, US upbeat about bilateral ties

 PM Nguyen Tan Dung and US State Secretary John Kerry have expressed satisfaction with the positive development of Vietnam-US relations at a December 16 meeting in Hanoi.

US Treasury Secretary to visit Vietnam

 US Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew will arrive in Hanoi on November 14 as part of his scheduled Asian tour.

Politics Highlights for November 11

 Vietnam establishes diplomatic ties with Antigua-Barbuda; UN leader to visit Vietnam; NA plans socio-economic development; Sympathies to Philippines over typhoon Haiyan

Thang Long Water Puppetry Theater sets Asian record

The Thang Long Water Puppetry Theatre in downtown Hanoi now holds the Asian record for being the only theatre in Asia offering nonstop live performances for 365 days.