Ambassador Đặng Đình Quý, head of Việt Nam's Permanent Mission to the UN, has said that a comprehensive ban on nuclear testing is an important step towards nuclear disarmament.
The 14th-tenure National Assembly (NA) passed a resolution on the morning of June 12 ratifying the Vice Chairpersons and members of the National Election Council, with 92.96 per cent of the deputies voting in favour.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Phạm Bình Minh held phone talks with Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu on Wednesday to discuss co-operation in the fight against COVID-19 as well as coordination at the United Nations Security Council to which both countries are non-permanent members in the 2020-21 tenure.
Vietnamese leaders have consistently espoused their determination to ratify the EVFTA as soon as possible.
The European Council on March 30 passed a decision to ratify the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), paving the way for the deal to come into force.