US attaches important ties to Vietnam

VNA - The policy of President Barack Obama’s administration in his second term is to continue attaching importance to boosting relations with Vietnam. 

Vietnam congratulates new US Secretary of State

Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on January 30 cabled a message of congratulations to John Kerry for his approval as US Secretary of State by the US Senate.

US-Vietnam Seminar on Lower Mekong Initiative Infrastructure

The Ministries of Transport and Foreign Affairs coordinated with the US Embassy to hold a seminar called “Lower Mekong Initiative Infrastructure Best Practices Exchange” on January 14. 

Vietnam - US Defence Policy Dialogue

Vietnam and the US have held their third Defence Policy Dialogue at deputy ministerial level to discuss issues related to their defence cooperation as well as common security matters in Asia -the Pacific and the world.

VEF hails Vietnamese academic talents

Vietnamese students in the US, most under 30 years old, have demonstrated great diligence and talent, according to officials of VEF.

Vietnam among emerging destinations 2013

The US Tour Operators Association (USTOA) has forecast that Vietnam will be second-most favoured destination among emerging ones of international tourists in 2013.

CPV Delegation visits US

A Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) delegation led by Hoang Binh Quan, member of the CPV Central Committee and head of its Commission for External Relations, visited the US from December 9-19. 

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung receives US Congressman Eni Faleomavaega

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung made the affirmation at a reception for visiting US Congressman Eni Faleomavaega, member of the House of Representative’s Committee on Foreign Relations, in Hanoi on December 19. 

Vietnam and NASA cooperate in space technology

The Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) of the US signed a joint declaration on the intention of cooperation in civil space and aviation activities in Hanoi on Dec. 5.

Intel Vietnam wins 2012 ACE

Intel Vietnam Corporation has won the 2012 Award for Corporate Excellence after beating 82 nominated businesses around the world.