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Friday, February 26, 2021 - 17:40
US President Joe Biden congratulates Party General Secretary, President Nguyen Phu Trong

US President Joe Biden has extended his congratulations to Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong over his re-election as General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Viet Nam in the 13th tenure.

Friday, February 5, 2021 - 17:04
Deputy PM, FM Pham Binh Minh holds phone talks with US State Secretary Antony Blinken

On February 5, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh expressed his readiness to cooperate closely with Blinken to further promote the Vietnam - US comprehensive partnership for the sake of the two peoples, thereby contributing to peace, security, development, and prosperity in the Asia - Pacific region and the world as a whole.

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 16:47
Congratulations to newly-appointed US Secretary of State

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on January 27 sent a congratulatory message to newly-appointed US Secretary of State Antony Blinken. In the message, Minh spoke highly of Blinken’s contributions to the promotion of the Vietnam-US relationship over the years.

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 12:36
Congratulations to new US President, Vice President

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 21 congratulated Joseph R. Biden Jr. on taking oath as the 46th President of the US.

Sunday, October 4, 2020 - 22:24
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc sent the message of well wishes to President Donald J. Trump

Upon receiving the news that President of the United States of America Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump had tested positive for COVID-19, on the same day, on October, 2nd 2020, the Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam Nguyen Xuan Phuc sent the message of well wishes to President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump.

Embassy Activities

Important notice on the Embassy’s schedule

The Embassy's Chancery will be closed on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, in observance of Hung Kings Memorial Day (the Consular Division will remain open).

The Embassy will be closed on Friday, April 30, 2021, in observance of Reunification Day (the Consular Division will open on Tuesday, April 27, 2021).

The Embassy will resume normal hours of operation on Monday, May 3, 2021.

Hotline 24/7: (202) 716-8666; (202) 615-4141 or (202) 999-6938.

Vietnamese expats in US celebrate Tet in virtual gathering

The Embassy of Vietnam in the US hosted a virtual gathering on February 5 for the first time to celebrate the Tet (Lunar New Year) with Vietnamese people and international friends living in the US.

Ambassador Ha Kim Ngoc had phone call with congressman Ami Bera

On May 21, 2020, in Washington DC, the Viet Nam Ambassador to the United States Ha Kim Ngoc had a telephone conversation with Congressman Ami Bera (D-CA), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation to discuss Viet Nam-U.S. Comprehensive Partnership and bilateral cooperation in coping with the COVID-19 pandemic.