(VNF) – “Reach for Excellence”, a project aiming to lift up ethnic-minority women’s power in economics were officially kick started on June 12. Women in Hoa Binh, Son La, Dien Bien and Bac Kan will benefit from the project.
(VNF) - La Boulangerie Française, a bakery and pastry school working to create employment opportunity for disadvantaged youth was officially kick started in HCMC on June 22 .
(VNF) - Belgian Alumni in the Mekong Delta recently gathered in Can Tho city for a farewell dinner with Ambassador Jehanne Roccas, who will shortly completing her tenure in Vietnam.
(VNF) - The US non-governmental organization Roots of Peace on June 21 announced its partnership with United Earth, National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) and Projects for Good to launch a plan to solve the landmine crisis. Quang Tri province of Vietnam is one of this project's beneficiary.
On June 21st, the Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Association of Phu Tho province held the founding Congress for the 2018-2023 tenure.
Vietnam donated 5,000 tons of rice to Cuba on June 21st at the symbolic hand-over ceremony in the port city of Hai Phong, following a pledge made in March by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong, during his visit to the island.
Mutual trust, determination, and joint efforts will make the strategic partnership between Vietnam and Italy and the cooperative ties between Ho Chi Minh City and Italian localities thrive to benefit the two peoples and regional and international peace, stability and prosperity, said Standing Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem.
(VNF) - The Vietnam-Laos Inter-Governmental Committee on Special Missions will continue to cooperate and instruct the search and repatriation of the remains of Vietnamese volunteer soldiers who sacrificed their lives in Laos during wartime.
The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) and the Vietnam-ASEAN Friendship Association on June 19th co-organised a ceremony to mark the 120th Independence Day of the Philippines (June 12th).
Plan International Vietnam and Dong Anh’s Women Union recently jointly opened a new safe, inclusive and gender-responsive playground at Nguyen Khe village, Nguyen Khe commune, Dong Anh district on the outskirts of Hanoi, as part of the “Safer Cities for Girls” project.
A gathering took place in the southern province of Ba Ria–Vung Tau to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the attack on the Moncada Barracks (July 26th, 1953) that Cubans view as the beginning of the Cuban Revolution.
The Russian Embassy in Vietnam held a State banquet in Hanoi on June 14th in celebration of Russia Day (June 12th, 1990-2018).
Relations between Ho Chi Minh City and the United States will bear more fruit to contribute to the two countries’ bilateral ties, said Le Thanh Liem, Vice Chairman of the city People’s Committee on June 14th.
The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO), on June 14th, held a get-together with media agencies in Hanoi to celebrate the 93rd anniversary of the Vietnam's Revolutionary Journalism Day (June 21, 1925-2018).
The Vietnam-Russia Friendship Association, in collaboration with the Russian Embassy in Vietnam, organised a ceremony in Hanoi on June 13th to mark the 28th National Day of the Russian Federation (June 12th, 1990-2018).
On June 12th, in Hanoi, Plan International Vietnam together with Hanoi Industrial Vocational College (HIVC) and College of Urban Works Construction (CUWC) organised the closing ceremony of the “Disadvantaged Youth Vocational Training in Hanoi” project during 2015-2018.
The Vietnam – Philippines Friendship Association (VPFA) under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO), hosted a meeting in Hanoi on June 11th to celebrate the 120th National Day of the Philippines (June 12th, 1898-2018).