Repatriation of US Servicemen’s remains

The Repatriation of remains of US servicemen was held at Da Nang International Airport on June 22, 2012.

Fifth Vietnam-US Political, Security and Defence Dialogue

The fifth annual Vietnam-US Political, Security and Defence Dialogue took place in Hanoi on June 20 to discuss bilateral, regional and global issues of mutual interest and concern. 

US-funded project for Vietnamese teachers

More than 250 teachers in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum have completed an intensive training programme focused on the special needs of disabled and ethnic students

Deputy PM answers questions at NA hearing

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc cleared up several issues involving macro-economic stability and the fight against corruption at the National Assembly’s hearings in Hanoi on June 15. 

Vietnam Education Fund (VEF): More Vietnamese to study in US

Up to 49 fellows and six scholars will participate in professional development programmes at 34 top universities in the United States for 2012-2013 school year. 

Vietnam braced for franchises

Over the past year, the US Embassy’s Foreign Commercial Service has linked up many US businesses with Vietnamese partners for franchise deals, said an embassy representative. 

US professors, students explore Vietnam

Former Vice State President and President of the Vietnam Peace and Development Foundation (VPDF) Nguyen Thi Binh received Professor Thomas N. Gardner, Dean of the Westfield State University ’s Communication Faculty, in Hanoi on June 11. 

Vietnam attends health forum in US

Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has attended the Ministerial Health Leaders’ Forum held by Harvard University in Massachusetts, USA from June 3-6.

Standard & Poor's (S&P) revised the outlook on Vietnam to stable from negative

Standard & Poor's (S&P) has revised the outlook on Vietnam to stable from negative. The revision is due to the government’s successful drive to bring down sky-high inflation.

Prime Minister: Vietnam, US need to build greater trust, improve ties

Vietnam and the United States need to strive more in trust-building process and elevation of bilateral co-operative ties, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung told the US Defence Secretary Leon Edward Panetta in Hanoi on May 4.