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Friday, May 10, 2024 - 12:14
Ministry of Foreign Affairs released the film 'Geneva Conference 1954 - A milestone in history of Vietnamese diplomacy'

Celebrating the 70th anniversary of the signing of the Geneva Agreement on the cessation of hostilities in Vietnam (July 21, 1954 - July 21, 2024), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs released the film 'Geneva Conference 1954 - A milestone in history. history of Vietnamese diplomacy'.

Friday, April 26, 2024 - 10:23
The 1954 Geneva Agreements - A historic milestone of Vietnam’s diplomacy

Bui Thanh Son

Member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party

Minister of Foreign Affairs


70 years ago, the Geneva Agreements were signed, thus opening up a new chapter in our people’s struggle for national liberation and reunification. Seven decades later, the lessons learnt during the process of negotiating, signing, and implementing the Agreements still fully retain their values in the building, development, and safeguarding of our Fatherland today.

Friday, October 20, 2023 - 16:51
New Policy On Electronic Visa And Visa Exemption

I/ Viet Nam’s electronic visa (or e-visa, labeled as EV) are now applied for citizens of all countries and territories.


On August 14, 2023, the Government of Viet Nam issued Resolution No. 127/NQ-CP  on the application of electronic visas for citizens of countries and territories; international checkpoints allowing foreigners to enter and exit by electronic visas.


Accordingly, the Government granted issueing electronic visas to citizens of all countries and territories.


This Resolution takes effect from August 15, 2023, replacing Resolution No. 79/NQ-CP dated May 25, 2020 and Resolution No. 60/NQ-CP dated April 27, 2022.


The duration of Viet Nam’s electronic visa is lengthened, from maximum of 30 days with single entry, to maximum of 90 days with single or multiple entry(ies).

Thursday, October 5, 2023 - 14:37
Appointment Of Honorary Consul Of Viet Nam In Hawaii

On July 18th, 2023, Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son signed the Decision appointing Mr. Daniel Paul Leaf as Honorary Consul of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 15:49
Ambassador Nguyen Quoc meets Department of States' leaders

Vietnamese Ambassador to the United States Nguyen Quoc Dung on March 23 met with Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman at the State Department headquarters in Washington DC. The meeting was also attended by Derek Chollet, foreign policy advisor, and Daniel Kritenbrink, Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs. 

Embassy Activities

2024 Holiday Calendar

2024 Holiday Calendar

The Embassy of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to the United States of America will be closed in observance of the following Vietnamese and American holidays in 2024:





New Year’s Day (VN-US)




Martin Luther King Day (M)    

Vietnam - US relations highlighted at CSIS seminar

A seminar on Vietnam-US relations was held on January 23 in Washington, D.C., by the Washington-based Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), with the participation of many officials, parliamentarians, scholars, and representatives of the American business community. Vietnamese Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son sent a pre-recorded speech in order to welcome the event.