Vietnam - Oct 18

Vietnamese Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister both attended the Asia-Europe Summit Meeting (ASEM) on Thursday and Friday in Italy. Speaking with fellow heads of state and ministers, including those from Luxembourg, Switzerland, Sweden, and France, Vietnamese Prime Minister reassured his allies that Vietnam would uphold its commitment to protecting waters in the East Sea (South China Sea) and its commitment to international organizations. Mutually all parties agreed to strengthening ties on issues from climate change to trade agreements. 

Source: Vietnam News