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Vietnam (Socialist Republic of Vietnam)

Vietnam (Socialist Republic of Vietnam)

Territory: 331,230 sq. km. (66 in the world)
Population in 2020: 97,3 million people
Capital: Hanoi

GDP in 2020: 271,1 billion (current US$)
GDP per capita in 2020: 2 785 (current US$)

Official language: Vietnamese
Currency: Vietnamese dong (VND)

Regime: Parliamentary republic
Head of State: General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong

Head of Government: Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and president Nguyen Xuan Phuc

Russia-Vietnam Diplomatic Relations: established on 30 January 1950
Ambassador of Vietnam to Russia: H.E. Mr. Dang Minh Khoi
Embassy of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in the Russian Federation
Ambassador of Russia to Vietnam: H.E. Mr. Gennady Bezdetko
Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam

Government of Vietnam
MFA of Vietnam

Nhan Dan
Tuoi Tre
Quan Doi Nhan Dan
Ha Noi Moi
Viet Nam News
The Saigon Times

Science and Education
Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam
Hanoi University
Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City
Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences
Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics