Prime Minister attends ASEAN+3 Summit

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Thursday attended the ASEAN+3 Summit involving leaders of ASEAN countries and China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea.

At the meeting, the leaders highlighted ASEAN+3 cooperati…

Law on protection of state secrets approved

The National Assembly adopted the Law on Protection of State Secrets on Thursday.

The law regulates state secret protection, international cooperation, prohibited actions, scope of state secrets, and classifi…

Africa, Middle East appreciate Vietnam’s role in policies toward Asia

An international seminar on Africa and Middle East's policies toward Asia and cooperation opportunities for Vietnam was held in Hanoi on Thursday.

Ambassadors from African and Middle East countries appreciated …

Vietnam, Belarus discuss defense cooperation

Defense Minister Ngo Xuan Lich held talks with Belarusian Defense Minister Ravkov Andrei Alekseevich about bilateral defense cooperation on Thursday, following an official welcoming ceremony in Hanoi.

The two …

Vietnam, Belarus discuss defense cooperation

Defense Minister Ngo Xuan Lich held talks with Belarusian Defense Minister Ravkov Andrei Alekseevich about bilateral defense cooperation on Thursday, following an official welcoming ceremony in Hanoi.

The two …

Global entrepreneurship competition for Vietnamese opens

The kick-off event of VietChallenge 2019, a global entrepreneurship competition for Vietnamese, was held by the Association of Vietnamese Students and Professionals and the Hanoi Youth Union on Wednesday eveni…

APEC ministers discuss market opening

Foreign ministers and trade ministers from the 21 members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum met in Port Moresby, Papua-New Guinea, on Thursday to discuss ways to open markets and achieve regio…

APEC ministers discuss market opening

Foreign ministers and trade ministers from the 21 members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum met in Port Moresby, Papua-New Guinea, on Thursday to discuss ways to open markets and achieve regio…

Brexit: Dominic Raab among ministers quit over EU agreement

Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab has resigned saying he cannot support the UK's draft Brexit agreement with the EU.

He was swiftly followed out of the door by Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey and junior Brexit m…

ASEAN values US’s contributions to regional peace, cooperation

Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) highly valued the US's role and contributions to peace, stability, cooperation and prosperity in the region at the 6th ASEAN-US Summit in Singapore on …

Party leader and President hails national unity

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong attended the Festival of Great National Unity in Hanoi's Nguyen Du ward, Hai Ba Trung district on Wednesday.

He said the Vietnam Fatherland Front initiated th…

Vietnam’s English proficiency listed “moderate” in EF ranking

Vietnam's English language proficiency was scored as moderate in the 2018 English Proficiency Index published by Education First (EF). The ranking was announced by Education First Organization in Hanoi on Wedne…

Vietnam’s English proficiency listed “moderate” in EF ranking

Vietnam's English language proficiency was scored as moderate in the 2018 English Proficiency Index published by Education First (EF). The ranking was announced by Education First Organization in Hanoi on Wedne…

UK cabinet backs draft Brexit agreement

The British cabinet approved a draft agreement on Britain's withdrawal from the European Union at a meeting on Wednesday.

Prime Minister Theresa May called this a crucial and perilous step towards the official ado…