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  • Chargé d’Affaire Pierangelo at the ceremony.

    New Intercountry Adoption Program With Vietnam Begins

    On September 16, Chargé d’Affaire Pierangelo attended a ceremony where Mr. Nguyen Van Binh, Director of the Department of Adoptions, Ministry of Justice officially presented the licenses to the representatives of two U.S. adoption service providers to operate intercountry Special Adoption Program.

  • Secretary of State John Kerry and Vietnam Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh.

    Secretary Kerry on Vietnam’s National Day

    On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, Secretary Kerry congratulates the people of Vietnam as they celebrate National Day Septem...

  • Ambassador David B. Shear's webchat with Vietnam Express

    AMB. Shear's Webchat with VNExpress as He Departs

    "We’re always ready to consider upgrading the relationship with Vietnam. We think that what’s really important is that we have a partnership and the partnership that we established when President Sang visited Washington last July is a very strong one."


  • The Strategic Importance of TPP

    Remarks By Ambassador Michael Froman at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Center for Strategic and International Studies Symposium on the TPP (September 18, 2014).

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  • Oregon National Guard Hosts Vietnam Delegation
    Oregon National Guard Hosts Vietnam Delegation

    The Oregon National Guard hosted a delegation from Vietnam's National Committee for Search and Rescue (VINASARCOM) during the week of August 24-30, as part of the ongoing State Partnership Program. Vice Admiral Pham Ngoc Minh, Deputy Chief of General Staff of Vietnam People's Army and Vice Standing Chairman of VINASARCOM, leads the delegation, which also includes other VINASARCOM experts in search and rescue, firefighting, explosion and building collapse, finance planning and investment, and foreign relations. 

  • U.S. CDC Supports Vietnam’s Emergency Operations Center
    U.S. CDC Supports Vietnam’s Emergency Operations Center

    In response to the WHO determination of an international emergency regarding the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, Vietnam’s Ministry of Health activated their emergency operations center (EOC) for a preparedness response with support from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and WHO. U.S. CDC has provided technical and financial support to strengthen the EOC to better prepare for public health emergencies and prevent diseases from spreading in Vietnam, the region, and the world. 

  • New Grant from Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation
    New Grant from Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation

    This restoration project will allow Vinh Phuc Province to preserve and restore the architectural structure of Cam Gia Communal House, built in 1811. The Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation helps less developed countries preserve cultural heritage and demonstrates U.S. respect for other cultures. Since 2001, the fund has supported 13 projects in Vietnam. 

  • Distribution of eyeglasses in Quoc Oai, Hanoi.
    Children Receive Vision Care through U.S.-Supported Project

    On June 10, over 15,000 primary and secondary students in Quoc Oai district of Hanoi have received vision screenings with those in need receiving quality eyeglasses under an eye care project funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development.