Category Archives: Governance

Vietnam in Hungary’s “Look East” policy

– Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjártó will pay an official visit to Vietnam on Friday, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic ties.  He is scheduled to meet with Deputy Prime Minister

Norwegian Foreign Minister affirms value of the multilateralism spirit

 Norwegian Foreign Minister Ine Marie Eriksen Søreide on Wednesday delivered a presentation on multilateralism amid rising global geo-political tension and pressure on the multilateral system. Co-organized by the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam (DAV) and the Norwegian Embassy in Vietnam, the event

EU leaders: EU is working on a deal, but not at any price

  – During phone talks on Wednesday, EU leaders told British Minister Boris Johnson that the EU is working on a deal, but not at any price. President of the European Council Charles Michel said he and President of the European

Preparation made for the next NA meeting

 The National Assembly Standing Committee wrapped up its 49th session in Hanoi on Thursday. Before the closing, chaired by NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, the Committee discussed preparation for the 10th session of the 14th National Assembly which will last for 19

Hai Phong tasked to secure important position in Southeast Asia by 2025

Hai Phong must be on par with other cities in Asia in the future and hold an important position in Southeast Asia by 2025, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. Mr. Phuc, who met voters in Hai Phong on

Japan, Australia affirm importance of maritime order

Japan and Australia have agreed that a free and open maritime order based on the rule of law is important, reported Japan’s Jiji Press.Japanese Defense Minister Nobuo Kishi and his Australian counterpart, Linda Reynolds, affirmed the position when the...

New START treaty to be signed prior to US presidential election

The US says the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START III) between Russia and the US will be signed prior to the US presidential election early next month. US President Donald Trump’s administration said the treaty principles proposed by

US President holds first public event since COVID-19 diagnosis

US President Donald Trump has delivered a 15-minute speech in front of supporters at the White House in his first public appearance since being hospitalized due to COVID-19 infection. On Saturday, he sought to fire up Black and Latino supporters,

NA Standing Committee convenes 49th meeting

The 49th meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee will be convened on Monday. National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and NA Vice Chairs will take turn to facilitate the meeting.The 3-day session will discuss reports on the oversigh...

PM lauds role models in mass mobilisation

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has highlighted the important role of mass mobilisation and the contributions of role models in the “Effective Mass Mobilisation”movement in the country's achievements, especially in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic,...