Seventy-eight years ago, after the great victory of the August Revolution, on September 2, 1945, President Ho Chi Minh delivered the Declaration of Independence, marking the foundation of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, now the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
President of the Belgian Senate Stephanie D'Hose arrived in Hanoi on the morning of August 21, commencing her official visit to Vietnam from August 21-25. The visit is happening at the invitation of Vietnamese National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue.
The August Revolution is a glorious milestone in Vietnamese history. Seventy-eight years ago, under the leadership of the Communist Party of Vietnam and President Ho Chi Minh, our people simultaneously rose up in the great August Revolution to topple the colonial and feudal regimes, seize power, and establish the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, the first people’s democratic country in Southeast Asia.
At the invitation of Speaker of the Indonesian House of Representatives and President of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) Puan Maharani and Speaker of the Iranian Consultative Assembly Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf, Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Vuong Dinh Hue will attend the 44th General Assembly of the AIPA (AIPA-44) and pay official visits to Indonesia and Iran.
President Vo Van Thuong and his spouse are paying an official visit to Austria, a State visit to Italy and a visit to the Vatican, at the invitation of President of Austria Alexander Van der Bellen, President of Italy Sergio Mattarella, and Pope Francis.
At the invitation of Prime Minister (PM) Pham Minh Chinh, his Malaysian counterpart Anwar Ibrahim and his spouse are paying an official visit to Vietnam from July 20-21. This is the Malaysian leader’s first official visit to Vietnam since he took office and an important external event, in the year marking the 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries (1973-2023).
At the invitation of National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue, President of the National Council of Switzerland Martin Candinas is paying an official visit to Vietnam from June 27-30. The visit demonstrates Switzerland's respect for Vietnam and is also an important parliamentary diplomacy activity as it resumes high-level delegation exchanges between the two countries following the COVID-19 pandemic.
The 5th session of the 15th National Assembly took place at a time when the country has achieved important accomplishments but is also facing many challenges and difficulties, requiring the efforts and determination of the whole political system and people from all walks of life.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh is paying an official visit to China and attending the 14th Annual Meeting of the New Champions (AMNC) of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Tianjin, China from June 25-28. The trip is made at the invitation of Chinese Premier Li Qiang and WEF Founder and Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab. The coming trip to China by PM Pham Minh Chinh is his first official visit there and also the first of its kind by a Government leader of Vietnam in seven years.
President of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Yoon Suk Yeol and his spouse are paying a state visit to Vietnam from June 22-24 at the invitation of President Vo Van Thuong. This is the first State visit to Vietnam by the RoK President, and Vietnam is also the first Southeast Asian country that the leader has visited since he took office in May 2022.
At the invitation of National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue, President of Côte d’Ivoire's National Assembly Adama Bictogo is lead a high-ranking delegation of the West African country on an official visit to Vietnam from June 13-16.
Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese is paying an official visit to Vietnam from June 3 to 4 at the invitation of Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh. The visit, which is the first official visit to Vietnam by Prime Minister Anthony Albanese since taking office, takes place as Vietnam and Australia are celebrating their 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations (1973-2023).
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh is leading a high-ranking delegation of Vietnam to attend the expanded summit of the Group of Seven (G7) and pay a working visit to Japan, at the invitation of his Japanese counterpart Kishida Fumio.
Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh will attend the 42nd ASEAN Summit in Labuan Bajo, Indonesia, at the invitation of Indonesian President Joko Widodo. This important diplomatic activity strongly demonstrates Vietnam's message of active and proactive participation and responsible contribution in regional cooperation.
At the invitation of General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and President of Laos Thongloun Sisoulith, State President Vo Van Thuong is leading a high-ranking Vietnamese delegation on an official visit to Laos from April 10-11.
At the invitation of Vietnamese President Vo Van Thuong, Governor-General of Australia David Hurley, is paying a State visit to Vietnam from April 3-6. This is the first official visit of a foreign head of state to Vietnam, in 2023 and the Governor-General of Australia is the first state guest of President Vo Van Thuong, in his new position.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh will attend the fourth Mekong River Commission (MRC) Summit in Vientiane, Laos, on April 5, at the invitation of the Lao Prime Minister Sonexay Siphandone. The summit is an important regional forum to promote peace and mutually beneficial cooperation for the sustainable development of the Mekong River Basin.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, his spouse and a high-ranking Vietnamese delegation are paying official visits to the Republic of Singapore and Brunei Darussalam from February 8-11 at the invitations of Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Sultan of Brunei Darussalam Haji Hassanal Bolkiah.
In the bustling atmosphere of the new year, the entire Party, people, and army celebrate the 93rd anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of Vietnam - the Party of the working class, the working people, and the entire nation. With pride in the glorious Party, which has led our people to overcome all difficulties and hardships to move forward on the path of independence, freedom and development, we pledge to trust, protect and build the pure and comprehensively strong Party.
Fifty years ago, on January 27, 1973, the Paris Agreement on Ending the War and Restoring Peace in Vietnam was formally signed, marking a significant milestone in the glorious revolution of the Vietnamese people and Vietnamese diplomacy.
The spring sun is emerging all over the country, with the shipments of fruit being exported from the Son La mountains and orchards in the Mekong Delta now being loaded on vessels to traverse the vast oceans to demanding markets in Europe and the United States.
Vietnam has undergone a difficult period. After two years of enormous collective efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam began to adopt a flexible approach to promote socio-economic recovery and development in a sustainable manner.
At the invitation of Lao Prime Minister Sonexay Siphandone, Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Pham Minh Chinh is paying an official visit to Laos, during which he will co-chair the 45th meeting of the Vietnam-Laos Inter-Governmental Committee.