Japan Coast Guard Force ship, the Kojima, with 45 crew members and 49 trainees started a five-day friendship visit to the central city today.
The 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 49) released a joint communiqué in Vientiane, Laos yesterday highlighting the ministers’ concerns over recent and ongoing developments in the South China Sea.
Trần Đại Quang was sworn into office this afternoon, officially becoming the President of the Viet Nam for the next five years.
The 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting released a joint communiqué in Vientiane, Laos on Sunday, expressing ministers’ concern over recent developments in the East Sea (South China Sea).
International experts encouraged Việt Nam to consider a lawsuit against China to solve thier East Sea issue if negotiations don't bring satisfactory results to the country.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Phạm Bình Minh held bilateral meetings with the Foreign Ministers of Singapore and Indonesia yesterday on the sidelines of the 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Vientiane.
The Party Central Committee, National Assembly, President and Government of Việt Nam has sent a message of condolence to their Lao counterparts over the death of former Politburo member and National Assembly Chairman Saman Vinhaket.
Viet Nam’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh underlined the importance of ensuring ASEAN’s solidarity, unity and central role as well as the sense of the community and the harmonious combination of national interests and that of the ASEAN.
Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith and Vice President Phankham Viphavan hailed the fruitful relations between the two Parties, States, Governments and peoples of Việt Nam and Laos.