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News

Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 12:42
AES Corp and Viet Nam’s MoIT signed the MOU on gas-fired power plant in Vietnam

On November 8, 2019, MOU between AES Corp and Viet Nam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) for building the 2.2-gigawatt Son My 2 Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Power Plant (CCGT Son My 2) was signed in Hanoi.

Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 12:37
VN expects to lift up ties with U.S. to new height

On November 8, 2019, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed Viet Nam highly values the comprehensive partnership with the U.S. and expects to lift up the bilateral ties to new height, contributing to peace, stability, cooperation and development in the region and the world.

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 12:32
Vietnam, US cooperate to strengthen infrastructure finance

The Ministry of Finance inked a cooperation framework to strengthen infrastructure finance with the US Department of the Treasury in Hanoi on November 6.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 23:06
Vietnam, US establish comprehensive energy cooperation partnership

Vietnam and the US have set up a comprehensive energy cooperation partnership under a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed in Washington on September 30.

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 16:46
Vietnamese Party delegation studies US’s policies

A working delegation from the editorial group of the sub-committee on socio-economic affairs of the 13th Party Congress has had working sessions with several organisations and research institutions in Washington DC to study US policies, and gather experts’ recommendations to make preparations for Vietnam’s socio-economic development strategy in the time ahead.

Embassy Activities

Scam and fraud warning

Recently, the Embassy of S.R. Vietnam in Washington D.C. has been notified of a number of telephone scammers, who have impersonated the Consulate-Generals of Vietnam in San Francisco and Houston to request the recipients to provide their personal information and/or documentation for possible identity theft and fraud.

US fisheries institute hopes for more cooperation with Vietnamese firms

The Vietnamese Embassy in the US coordinated with the National Fisheries Institute (NFI) of the US to organise an exchange with NFI members in Washington DC on September 17.

Embassy of Vietnam in the US held a reception in celebration of the 74th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day

The event saw senior officials from the US government and Congress as well as ambassadors from Russia, Cuba and countries from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), international friends and overseas Vietnamese.