Tue, 18 Jun 2013 23:19:30 -0400
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung received Jeffrey Immelt, head of President Barack Obama’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness, in Hanoi on August 24.
Vietnam will be one of the fastest growing economies in the world in the next 40 years as developing markets in the region become prime sources behind global growth by 2050.
Vietnamese agencies and US organisations signed a document on the expansion of the existing Higher Engineering Education Alliance Programme (HEEAP) in Hanoi on August 20.
Vietnam has overtaken Brazil to become the largest coffee exporter in the world, according to the International Coffee Organisation (ICO).
Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh received in Hanoi on August 9 a delegation of the US House of Representatives’ Armed Services Committee.
Vietnam and the US jointly launched a project at Da Nang airport in the central Da Nang city on August 9 to clean up Agent Orange/dioxin in the area.
Vietnam hopes to receive further support from the Rules Committee of the US House of Representative in boosting ties between the two countries as well as two parliaments.
The US Department of State has issued a press statement, affirming the wish to maintain peace and stability in the Asia-Pacific region.
A seminar on use of In-Pile Thermal Desorption (IPTD) technology to clean up dioxin contamination at Da Nang Airport was held by the US Agency for International Development (USAID), in Hanoi on July 31.
Washington, DC—Senator Jim Webb, chair of the Senate Foreign Relations East Asian and Pacific Affairs Subcommittee, spoke about recent situation in the South China Sea.
Embassy of Vietnam
1233 20th St NW, Suite 400 - Washington, DC 20036
For consular emergency: 202.739.1666
firstname.lastname@example.org (for general information)
email@example.com (for consular affairs)