Update news VN

VN, Sri Lanka strive for US$1 bln in bilateral trade

 National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan expected that Viet Nam and Sri Lanka will actively and effectively realize the agreements signed in April 2017, striving to raise the two-way trade value to US$1 billion in the upcoming time. 

Government News 19/4

Adjustments to Thanh Thuy International Border Gate approved, Working group on implementation of Law on Planning set up, VN, Myanmar step up comprehensive cooperative partnership

Government News 28/3

Hanoi, Jakarta seek to expand cooperation in urban planning, Justice Ministry urged to cut, clarify regulations, Vietnam, Hungary augment ties in judicial manpower training, HCM City leader receives Indonesian Consul General

Party leader’s visit to France to show resolve to strengthen multifaceted ties

The upcoming official visit to France by Party Chief Nguyen Phu Trong will reflect the two countries’ respect for each other and their resolve to enhance multifaceted cooperation, opening a new period of flourishing ties in the years ahead.

VN, Russian soloists perform at “Musical Journey through Europe”

 Vietnamese violinist Bui Cong Duy and Russian cellist Dmitri Feygin will perform at the Musical Journey through Europe concert at the HCM City Opera House on March 18.

VN, Australia upgrade ties to strategic partnership

Vietnamese PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull have decided to upgrade the two countries’ Enhanced Comprehensive Partnership to Strategic Partnership, making Australia the 12th Strategic Parner of Viet Nam.

VN, NZ issue joint statement on advancing comprehensive partnership

 Vietnam and New Zealand on March 13 issued a Joint Statement on advancing the comprehensive partnership toward the strategic partnership during Vietnamese Prime Minister’s official visit to New Zealand on March 11-14.

Government News 12/3

 Vietnam-Laos friendship meeting celebrates Bunpimay New Year, Congratulations to Mauritius on National Day, VN, Russia continue to beef up economic linkages, Public security force urged to uphold President Ho’s teachings

Bangladeshi PM: Vietnamese President’s visit lifts bilateral ties to new height

Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has granted an interview to VNA on Bangladesh-Vietnam relations and President Tran Dai Quang’s State visit to Bangladesh from March 4-6. The following is the full text of the interview.

VN, Thailand top seeds at 2018 AFF Cup

 Viet Nam and Thailand are the top seeds in the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Cup, which will be organised later this year.

VN, India eye greater trade in paper products

 Trade in paper between Viet Nam and India is quite low and there is significant potential for growth, a meeting between Indian and Vietnamese paper companies heard in HCM City on February 9.

VN, France ink research deal

Viet Nam and France will promote co-operation in scientific and medical research on HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis in the coming years.


 Post-APEC opportunity for Vietnam’s industries, Ninh Thuan aims to become renewable energy centre, VN, India explore trade ties, USG Boral to invest additional 20 million USD in Vietnam

VN, South Korea seek stronger partnership

 Enterprises from VN and South Korea are encouraged to tap unexploited potential to foster co-operation based on common interests and individual strengths of each country in the face of opportunities and challenges.

Ha Long authorities shut down shops for failing to meet tourism business requirements

 12 souvenir shops in Ha Long City are forced to shut down from October 26 following a request from the local authorities for failing to meet criteria set by the Department of Tourism.

Ambassador highlights Vietnam’s stand in disarmament, nuclear non-proliferation

Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga reiterated Vietnam’s consistent stance in favour of disarmament and nuclear non-proliferation at the debate of the First Committee on Disarmament and International Security in New York on October 2-10.


 VN, Taiwan discuss renewable energy, Vinacomin divestment sees avid foreign interest, FMCG growth slows in Q2, Leading global solar cell manufacturer opens Vietnam plant, 7M trade deficit at $3.1bn

VN, Cambodia enhance coordination in ensuring border security

 The Vietnam Border Guard High Command and Cambodia’s General Department of Immigration held talks in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on July 11 to review their coordination in ensuring border security and set tasks for the coming time.

VN, Laos discuss budget, public debt management decentralisation

The Vietnamese National Assembly Finance and Budget Committee and the Planning, Finance and Audit Committee of the Lao NA jointly held a conference to discuss decentralisation of state budget and public debt management on June 27.

The most beautiful road in Da Nang

 Hoang Sa-Vo Nguyen Giap-Truong Sa is considered the most beautiful roads in Danang City with luxury hotels, villas and resorts.