Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh welcomes President Obama's Special Assistant

Evan Medeiros, Special Assistant to US President Barrack Obama, was received by Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh on July 14

US Senate passes resolution on the East Sea

The US Senate on July 10 adopted a resolution coded S.RES.412 on the East Sea, requesting China to return immediately to the status quo as it existed before May 1, 2014.

Vietnamese leaders congratulate US on Independence Day

President Truong Tan Sang and Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on July 4 sent their congratulations to US President Barack Obama on the occasion of the 238th anniversary of the country’s Independence Day (July 4). 

Amended Law on Vietnamese Nationality: more flexibility in retaining Vietnamese citizenship

Over 95 percent of National Assembly deputies on June 24, the last day of their seventh session in the 13 th tenure, approved the Law on amendments and supplements to the Law on Vietnamese Nationality. 

President Truong Tan Sang's interview with Vietnam News Agency on China's oil rig in Vietnamese waters

State President Truong Tan Sang has granted an interview to the Vietnam News Agency on China's placement of  its oil rig into Vietnam's continental shelf and exclusive zone

US Congressmen visit Vietnam

National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung on June 3 welcomed a delegation from the US House of Representatives, headed by Congressman John Kline. 

Secretary Penny Pritzker's visit to Vietnam

Pritzker said her visit aims to bolster bilateral affiliation, as part of efforts to concretise the comprehensive partnership that was set up during President Sang’s visit to the US in July 2013. 
 

US Senator Benjamin Cardin visits Vietnam

US Senator Benjamin Cardin has said he will express concern, on behalf of the US Congress and Government, over the situation in the East Sea and China’s provocative acts at the upcoming Shangri-La Forum in Singapore. 

US Congressmen condemns China's escaltion in the East Sea

US Congressmen J. Randy Forbes, on May 28, issued a statement condemning China’s continued escalation in the East Sea.

Vietnam supports oil-gas cooperation with the US

Vietnam backs cooperation in the field of oil and gas between US businesses and their Vietnamese partners, President Truong Tan Sang has declared.

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