The Hanoitimes - One of the reasons making Vietnam a key partner of the US is its well-equipped army with the import of advanced weapons over the past years. Washington looks to send second aircraft carrier to Vietnam this year How Vietnam, US heal wounds of war to build up comprehensive partnership? Vietnam, US look to advance maritime security ties Vietnam, US share views on regional peace maintenance Vietnam, US discuss settlement of disputes in East Sea US Assistant Defense Secretary for Indo-Pacific Security Affairs Randall G. Schriver once affirmed that Vietnam has appeared to be a valued partner for Washington in the Indo-Pacific region. Vietnamese Defense Minister Ngo Xuan Lich and US Defense Secretary James Mattis on the sidelines of Shangri-La Dialogue 2018 in Singapore in June 2018. Photo: AP The senior official discussed the US-Vietnam strategic cooperation during a panel at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in … [Read more...] about Why does the US consider Vietnam an important Indo-Pacific partner?
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Nghêu Sò Ốc Hến will be performed at Hotel Salomon de Rothschild, Paris on March 31. Photo baovanhoa.vnViet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam National Drama Theatre will perform Nghêu Sò Ốc Hến (The Stories of the Clam, Oyster, Snail, and Mussel) in a tour around European countries from March 31. Nghêu Sò Ốc Hến, one of the masterpieces of Vietnamese folk comedy theatre, has been staged in many different forms such as tuồng (classical opera), chèo (popular opera), cải lương (reformed theatre) and drama. The folk tale is said to have originated from the central province of Quảng Nam. The four main characters are named Clam, Oyster, Snail and Mussel. Mussel is a beautiful widow who is always flirted with by village authorities. The story depicts a rural Vietnamese area under feudalism on the decline. The first folk … [Read more...] about Vietnamese drama takes the stage in Europe
Hanoi delegation has working session with Vietnamese Embassy in Russia staff (Source: hanoimoi.com.vn) Hanoi (VNA) – A delegation of Hanoi led by Vice Chairwoman of the municipal People’s Council Phung Thi Hong Ha paid a working visit to Russia and the Czech Republic from October 18-28. Meeting officials from the Moscow City Duma on October 19, Ha introduced the hosts to Hanoi’s socio-economic situation and its advantages and potential as well as operations of all-level People’s Councils. Zubrilin Nikola Griforievich, Moscow City Duma deputy and member of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation (CPRF)’s faction in Moscow City Duma, briefed the delegation on operations of the Moscow City Duma as well as the structure of the CPRF members in the Duma. Both sides agreed to step up the exchange of high-level delegations between the two capital cities, intensify the sharing of experience in administration leadership, planning management and urban … [Read more...] about Hanoi enhances relations with capital cities of Russia, Czech Republic
The Hanoitimes - Hanoi wishes to strengthen ties with counterparts in the Russian Federation and the Czech Republic for the purpose of the city’s socio-economic development. A Hanoi delegation led by Vice Chairwoman of the Hanoi People’s Council Phung Thi Hong Ha paid a working visit to some cities in the Russian Federation and the Czech Republic from October 18-28, in a bid to further promote friendly cooperation with the two countries’ cities. The Hanoi delegation worked with Duma Moscow’s leaders In the Russian Federation, working with Duma Moscow’s leaders on October 19, Vice Chairwoman of the Hanoi People's Council Phung Thi Hong Ha introduced Hanoi’s socio-economic situation, potential and advantages, as well as the municipal People's Council’s activities at all levels. Zubrilin Nikola Grigorievich, member of the Russian Communist Party, deputy of Duma Moscow and representatives of the Duma Moscow's agencies … [Read more...] about Hanoi promotes cooperation with Russian and Czech counterparts
The Cuban Ambassador to Chile writes in the condolence book at the Vietnamese Embassy in Chile. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi, (VNA) – Large numbers of foreign officials, diplomats, friends and overseas Vietnamese around the world paid tribute to former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Do Muoi at Vietnamese Embassies around the world. Do Muoi, who passed away in Hanoi on October 1 at the age of 101, served as General Secretary of the CPV Central Committee from June 1991 to December 1997. Vietnam holds a State funeral and two days of national mourning for him on October 6 and 7. In Chile, after the Vietnamese Embassy opened a condolence book on October 5 (local time), a representative from the Chilean foreign minister Juan Carlos Barrientos and President of the Chile-Vietnam Cultural Institute Ángela Margarita Jeria Gómez were among the guests who came to pay last respects to the deceased Vietnamese party leader. Ambassadors and diplomats from the … [Read more...] about Former Party chief Do Muoi remembered around the world