November 12, 2020 | 15:21
The 37th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits kicked off virtually in Hanoi on November 12, with Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and National Assembly Chairwoman and Chair of the 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA 41) Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan attending, VNA reported.
November 12, 2020 | 09:06
Vietnam recorded no cases of COVID-19 between in the last 12 hours, keeping the total number of infections as of 6am on November 12 at 1,252, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
November 12, 2020 | 08:19
The 14th National Assembly adopted a resolution on socio-economic development plans for 2021 and the Border Defence Law on November 11 during the ongoing 10th sitting in Hanoi, VNA reported.
November 12, 2020 | 08:08
Despite the adverse impact of COVID-19, the bilateral trade rose by nearly 10% in the first nine months of this year.
November 11, 2020 | 14:02
Urging the international community — including the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) — to help the parties implement the ceasefire, Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of Vietnam’s mission to the UN, underlined the need for continued constructive engagement in peace talks in line with resolution 2510 (2020) and the outcome of the Berlin Conference.
November 11, 2020 | 07:30
As Vietnam and Laos have basically controlled the COVID-19 pandemic, the two Prime Ministers highlighted the need to soon reach consensus on plans to reopen mainland border gates and resume commercial flights while effectively carrying out key cooperation projects.
November 11, 2020 | 07:25
Representatives of Colombia, Cuba and South Africa on November 10 signed the instruments in a virtual ceremony, in which the three countries join the ASEAN Treaty of Friendship and Cooperation (TAC), a step that broadens the prospects for cooperation among them and ASEAN member nations.
November 11, 2020 | 07:12
As one of the activities on the sidelines of the 37th ASEAN Summit, a joint SBV-IMF high-level conference, themed “Securing Growth and Resilience in the ASEAN: Policies for the Post-COVID-19 World” was jointly organised by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Hanoi on November 10, VGP reported.
November 11, 2020 | 07:10
ASEAN countries called for the full and serious implementation of the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the East Sea (DOC), and looked forward to the building of an effective and efficient Code of Conduct in the East Sea (COC) in line with international law and the 1982 UNCLOS.
November 10, 2020 | 11:20
Vietnam's special police force exercised a security rehearsal for the 37th ASEAN Summit, despite this event sets to be held online.
November 10, 2020 | 09:39
A Vietnamese citizen entering the country from Angola is the lastest COVID-19 case reported.
November 10, 2020 | 06:39
Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong will deliver welcome remarks at the opening ceremony of the 37th ASEAN Summit on November 12, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on November 9.
November 09, 2020 | 10:18
No new COVID-19 case was recorded from 6pm on November 8 to 6am on November 9, reported the National Steering Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
November 08, 2020 | 08:32
Thailand's Public Health Emergency Operation Centre has approved the proposal to reduce the mandatory quarantine period for tourists under the special tourist visa (STV), including those from Vietnam, from 14 to 10 days.
November 08, 2020 | 08:13
Permanent Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son and his Brazilian counterpart Marcia Donner Abreu on November 6 held the 7th Vietnam – Brazil political consultation at the deputy FM level, in the form of a teleconference.
November 07, 2020 | 15:07
Northern Vietnam experienced elevated levels of air pollution on November 7. The air pollution is hazardous enough to seriously affect human health, local air tracking stations indicates.
November 07, 2020 | 09:20
A Vietnamese who returned from Angola is the lastest COVID-19 case reported in the country as of November 07.
November 07, 2020 | 08:45
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said the Thai Government will offer aid of 30,000 USD to Vietnam to help it overcome the consequences of the recent storms and floods.
November 06, 2020 | 10:32
Four round-trip flights are expected to be launched between Vietnam and Taiwan (China) each week.
November 06, 2020 | 08:27
Chief Justice of the Supreme People’s Court of Vietnam Nguyen Hoa Binh was elected as President of the Council of ASEAN Chief Justices (CACJ) for the 2020-2021 tenure, VNA reported.