VN and AA have finally announced that they will codeshare on each other's flights. VN will codeshare on seven domestic routes within the US, and on flights from the US to FRA, CDG, KIX, and NRT. AA will codeshare on VN's flights from HAN/SGN to FRA, CDG, KIX, and NRT.
VN also codeshares with other oneworld partners, QF, and CX (and JL).
VN has stated it intends to join an alliance in the near future (note: it also codeshares with SkyTeam members KE and AF).
VN has also received permission to route its flight to SFO through Taiwan, which has been delayed until early 2007.
In addition, $1.1 Billion (US) is required by the airline in order to acquire/lease new aircraft by 2010. There are reports that they are in preliminary discussions with Boeing.