Twenty-five years is not a long time in the history of relations between the two countries, but what Việt Nam and the US have achieved, with the contributions of the US Congress, US Congressmen and the National Assembly of Việt Nam, was really impressive. It significantly contributed to paving the way for the outstanding co-operation of the two countries in all fields at present. Besides bilateral interests, the two countries are closer to each other because they share strategic interests in maintaining peace, security, stability, co-operation and order based on laws in Asia-Pacific, including issues in the East Sea, Mekong, Korean Peninsula and co-ordination in regional and international forums. Most importantly, the relationship between the two countries was established on the basis of the principles of respect for independence, sovereignty, territorial integrity and political institutions. The strategic trust between the people and the leaders of the two countries … [Read more...] about Looking back on 25 years of Vietnam-US relations: The role of US Senators
Through the Covid-19 Response and Recovery Fund, GREAT will collaborate with its partners to respond to the specific challenges that the pandemic presents including communication on Covid-19 prevention in ethnic minority languages, targeted information to support people at risk of gender-based violence in the context of Covid-19 and adapting business operations to create new income opportunities for ethnic minority women. … [Read more...] about Australia helps Vietnam’s northwestern communities recover from Covid-19
The pronunciation is the most difficult thing for me when learning Vietnamese. Sometimes the staff at the embassy often suggest that I speak Vietnamese, but when I say it aloud, they say ‘no, wrong’. Sometimes when I am out, I try to speak Vietnamese, but people don’t understand. I hope my Vietnamese skills will be better as I stay longer in Vietnam. … [Read more...] about What would the US Ambassador to VN wish for if he had a magic lamp?
Lam said, “The cake is made from thorn leaves. The black thorn leaves are dried, then boiled in water. The tough fibers are removed, and the thorn leaves are repeatedly squeezed to lessen their pungent smell. Then they are placed in a mortar and thoroughly mixed with glutinous rice flour”. … [Read more...] about Banh Gai – a speciality of Mia village, Thanh Hoa province
After 25 years of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and the US (July 12, 1995, to July 12, 2020), the import-export turnover between Việt Nam and the US has increased year by year. The US has always been a leading partner in importing goods from Việt Nam. However, this is also a fastidious customer and requires strict testing of product quality and origin. … [Read more...] about New momentum for US-Viêt Nam trade relations