press briefing
ASEM 10 arouses European investment interests in Vietnam

11:09 08/10/2014

The 10th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM-10) and related meetings are believed to help stimulate investment interests from Europe to Asia, especially from Europe to Vietnam.

HN-HCM City straight air route to be decided this month

09:43 08/10/2014

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) this month will decide whether a straight air route linking Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City over the Lao and Cambodian airspaces will be operated or not, Deputy Minister Nguyen Hong Truong has said.

Outstanding farmers to be honoured this month

09:43 08/10/2014

As many as 63 farmers from all over the country are to be honoured at a ceremony in Hanoi on October 11 for their outstanding production efforts and contributions to building new-style rural areas.

All acts in Hoang Sa, Truong Sa without VN's approval are null and void

08:16 04/10/2014

All acts undertaken by other parties in Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagoes without Viet Nam's permission are illegal, null and void, stated the Spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Vietnam's stance on Hong Kong demonstrations

18:26 02/10/2014

Vietnam hopes that the Hong Kong government will take appropriate measures to stabilize the situation soon and protect the people and property as well as the legal rights of Vietnamese citizens and businesses in Hong Kong.

Arms sales ban lifting benefits US-Vietnam ties

23:47 01/10/2014

If the US lifted its ban on the sale of lethal arms to Vietnam it would mark a positive move in bilateral relations, Minister and Chairman of the Government Office Nguyen Van Nen said.

Vietnam face powerhouse Japan in football semis

10:12 29/09/2014

Vietnam will have to scale a huge mountain in its semi-final match in the women's football competition at the Asian Games (ASIAD) in Incheon, the Republic of Korea on September 29.

Vietnam ready to take fishermen protection measures

19:10 25/09/2014

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh has reiterated the Vietnamese Government's readiness to launch necessary measures to protect fishermen's normal activities in traditional fishing grounds at a regular Foreign Ministry...

Vietnam condemns China's unilateral actions in Truong Sa

18:10 11/09/2014

Any unilateral actions by foreign countries to change the status quo on Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago are a serious violation of Vietnam's sovereignty, affirmed Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Hai Binh.

Vietnam hails US farm produce import

18:10 11/09/2014

Vietnam appreciates a US Department of Agriculture (USDA) decision to import several Vietnamese agricultural products like longan and litchi, said Foreign Ministry's spokesperson Le Hai Binh.


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