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Thursday, August 26, 2021 - 14:58
White House highlights enhancement of US-Vietnam Comprehensive Partnership

The White House on August 25 issued a statement highlighting the enhancement of the US-Vietnam Comprehensive Partnership, affirming that US Vice President Kamala Harris’s visit to Vietnam signifies the US’s deep commitment not only to the region, but also to the US-Vietnam relationship.

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 22:53
US Secretary of Defence pays official visit to Vietnam

US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin and Vietnamese Minister of National Defence General Phan Van Giang appreciated the results of bilateral defence cooperation, and said that the cooperation has achieved practical results, that conform to the comprehensive partnership between the two countries, especially in overcoming war consequences, addressing non-traditional security challenges, supporting Vietnam in joining the United Nations peacekeeping missions, and improving the law enforcement at sea and military medicine.

Friday, July 2, 2021 - 00:12
Deputy PM holds phone talks with US National Security Advisor

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh held phone talks with US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan on July 1 to discuss Vietnam – US ties, and international and regional issues of shared concern.

Friday, May 21, 2021 - 15:01
Signing of the “COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act”

On May 20, 2021, President Joe Biden signed into law S. 937, the “COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act,” which requires the Justice Department to facilitate expedited review of hate crimes and authorizes grants to State, local, and tribal governments to prevent, address, or respond to hate crimes. 

Friday, May 21, 2021 - 10:07
White House Meeting with Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Leaders

On May 20, 2021, White House officials hosted Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AA and NH/PI) leaders to discuss the Biden-Harris Administration’s historic commitment to combat anti-Asian racism, xenophobia, hate and violence.

Embassy Activities

Important notice on the Embassy’s schedule

The Embassy's Chancery at Suite 400, 1233 20th St NW, Washington D.C. 20036 will open from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Tuesday and Thursday. All consular services will be provided at the Consular Division of the Embassy. Hours of operation: from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. 

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Vietnam Spark Board meets to support Vietnam in COVID-19 fight, post-pandemic recovery

Vietnamese Ambassador to the United States Ha Kim Ngoc has highly appreciated and expressed his hope that the Vietnam Spark Plan would help set forth breakthrough initiatives for Vietnam to overcome challenges and maintain strong development momentum.

Ambassador’s visit strengthens Vietnam’s ties with US state

Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc paid a working visit to Utah on July 13-14 to discuss ways to enhance cooperation between this state and Vietnamese partners and seek support in COVID-19 vaccine supply.