Bush meets with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung at White House
U.S. President George W. Bush shakes hands with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung after their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on June 24, 2008. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit to three Asian countries is "political posturing," one Chinese analyst told China Daily.
Vietnam's second satellite has been launched from the European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, the state-run Vietnam News Agency reported Wednesday.
The prime ministers of Vietnam and South Korea have signed agreements to increase commercial and industrial cooperation.
Top Communist Party official Truong Tan Sang was elected president of Vietnam by the country's Parliament Monday.
Germany and Vietnam are moving closer to a strategic partnership as their bilateral relations deepen, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle says.
Vietnam and Japan said Sunday they have reached agreement on a nuclear cooperation pact.
Vietnam is seeking to increase its investments in Iran's oil and natural gas industries.
Visiting Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said in Moscow his country will buy submarines and aircraft from Russia.
South Korean President Lee Myung-bak and Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung called on North Korea Saturday to return to talks, officials said.
The government of Vietnam has announced emergency measures to prevent the spread of a bird flu epidemic from poultry to humans.
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