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Vietnam – Laos special relations
Vietnam – Laos special relations

The great friendship, special solidarity, and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos are exemplary in the history of international relations, representing a rare model of strong, loyal, transparent, and effective bond between the two peoples in their fight for independence, freedom, and social progress.

Vietnam-Republic of Korea Comprehensive Strategic Partnership
Vietnam-Republic of Korea Comprehensive Strategic Partnership

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh's official visit to the Republic of Korea (RoK) from June 30 to July 3 marks the third consecutive year of reciprocal high-level visits, demonstrating the close relationship between the two countries.

Vietnam - Russia Comprehensive Strategic Partnership
Vietnam - Russia Comprehensive Strategic Partnership

Vietnam and Russia share a longstanding friendship and a Comprehensive Strategic Partnership. Vietnam considers its relationship with Russia strategically important, designating the country as a top priority in its foreign policy. Similarly, Russia views Vietnam as a reliable partner and one of its primary priorities in the Asia-Pacific region.

To get the EU yellow card removed: Strict enforcement of violations under new regulations
To get the EU yellow card removed: Strict enforcement of violations under new regulations

The government issued Decree No. 38/2024/ND-CP regulating sanctions on administrative violations in the field of fisheries, replacing Decree No. 42/2019/ND-CP dated May 16, 2019. The new decree took effect on May 20, 2024.

Over 800 Vietnamese officers, soldiers join UN peacekeeping missions
Over 800 Vietnamese officers, soldiers join UN peacekeeping missions

The Vietnam People’s Army has deployed over 800 officers and professional soldiers to participate in United Nations peacekeeping operations since 2014, both individually and in units, winning high evaluations from UN leaders as well as the administrations and people in the host countries.

Main contents of the 7th Session, 15th National Assembly
Main contents of the 7th Session, 15th National Assembly

The 7th session of the 15th National Assembly opened on May 20 and is expected to close on June 28 at National Assembly House in Hanoi. The sitting will be conducted in 2 phases (May 20 to June 8, and June 17 to June 28). The expected total working time is 26.5 days.

Vietnam-Brazil Comprehensive Partnership
Vietnam-Brazil Comprehensive Partnership

May 8, 2024, marks the 35th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Brazil. Since then, cooperation between the two countries has continually developed in all regards, including politics, defence, diplomacy, economy, culture, and people-to-people exchanges, and relations were then upgraded to a Comprehensive Partnership in 2007. Vietnam and Brazil boast substantial potential in bilateral trade and aim to raise turnover to 10 billion USD by 2023.

Ho Chi Minh Campaign: A shining landmark in the nation’s history
Ho Chi Minh Campaign: A shining landmark in the nation’s history

The general offensive in the spring of 1975, with the historic Ho Chi Minh Campaign as its pinnacle, ended successfully, leading to the ultimate victory of the resistance war against the US aggressors and the country's reunification.

Vietnam - China comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership
Vietnam - China comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership

Chairman of the National Assembly Vuong Dinh Hue will lead a high-ranking delegation to pay an official visit to China from April 7-12 at the invitation of Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC) of China Zhao Leji.

Vietnam, Finland foster traditional friendly relations, multifaceted cooperation
Vietnam, Finland foster traditional friendly relations, multifaceted cooperation

The traditional friendly relations and multifaceted cooperation between Vietnam and Finland have been further enhanced over the past time since the two countries established diplomatic relations in 1973.

Acting President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Vo Thi Anh Xuan
Acting President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Vo Thi Anh Xuan

Mme. Vo Thi Anh Xuan, Vice State President, assumes the position of Acting President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam from March 21, 2024, until the National Assembly elects a new President, an announcement of the National Assembly (NA)’s Standing Committee read.

Seven countries establish Comprehensive Strategic Partnership with Vietnam
Seven countries establish Comprehensive Strategic Partnership with Vietnam

Following the recent announcement of Vietnam and Australia upgrading their diplomatic relations to a Comprehensive Strategic Partnership on March 7, Vietnam now boasts such partnership with a total of seven countries.

Vietnam, Australia elevate ties to comprehensive strategic partnership
Vietnam, Australia elevate ties to comprehensive strategic partnership

Vietnam and Australia elevated their relations to a comprehensive strategic partnership on the occasion of official visit to Australia by Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, his spouse and a high-ranking delegation of Vietnam from March 7-9.

Vietnam-New Zealand Strategic Partnership sustains positive development momentum
Vietnam-New Zealand Strategic Partnership sustains positive development momentum

Vietnam and New Zealand established diplomatic ties in 1975 and elevated their relations to a strategic partnership in 2020. The cooperation results obtained so far are considered a positive foundation for the two countries to foster their cooperation in the future.

Vietnam leaves imprints in first year as UNHRC member
Vietnam leaves imprints in first year as UNHRC member

After more than one year of serving as a member of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for the 2023-2025 term, Vietnam has made significant contributions to the council, appreciated by the international community.

Vietnam strives to lead ASEAN in labor productivity improvement by 2030
Vietnam strives to lead ASEAN in labor productivity improvement by 2030

The national program on labor productivity improvement by 2030 sets the overall goal that by 2030, labor productivity will become an important driving force for rapid and sustainable growth.