Vietnam has fruitful diplomatic year: Spokesperson

Vietnam had a successful year in diplomacy in 2016, with its political stability and development potential continually spotlighted and its relations and diverse cooperation with other countries and partners deepened, stated the Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson Le Hai Binh.

PM talks with US President-elect Trump

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc talked on the phone with US President-elect Donald Trump on December 14.

State, Government leaders congratulate US President-elect

State President Tran Dai Quang and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on November 9 sent messages of congratulations to President-elect of the United States of America Donald Trump.

U.S. President Barack Obama visits Viet Nam in May 2016

Viet Nam and the US have issued a Joint Statement on the occasion of the visit by US President Barack Obama to Viet Nam at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Tran Dai Quang.

Vietnam boosts nuclear weapon disarmament, non-proliferation

Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc made the statement while granting an interview to the Vietnam News Agency on the outcomes of the Nuclear Security Summit.

Vietnam backs nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation: Deputy PM

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh reaffirmed Vietnam’s consistent policy of supporting comprehensive nuclear weapon disarmament and nuclear weapon non- proliferation, while emphasising the rights of countries to use nuclear energy for peaceful purposes.

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh attends Nuclear Security Summit

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh attended a working dinner marking the opening of the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, DC on March 31.

Vietnam pursues consistent policy of nuclear non-proliferation

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh is leading a Vietnamese delegation to attend the fourth Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) in Washington, the US, from March 31 to April 1. 

US-ASEAN Special Leaders’ Summit joint statement issued

The Special Leaders’ Summit of the United States and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) issued a joint statement in Sunnylands, California on February 16.

ASEAN-US Summit discusses peace, security in Asia-Pacific

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung raised deep concerns over recent complicated developments in the East Sea at a discussion that sought to protect peace, prosperity and security in the Asia-Pacific in Sunnylands, California in the US on February 16.