(VNF) - The Vietnam Committee for Asian - African - Latin America Solidarity and Cooperation (VAALA) under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) held a meeting in Hanoi on January 17th to review its activities over the last year and celebrate the 60th founding anniversary of the Afro-Asian People's Solidarity Organisation (AAPSO).
(VNF) – A workshop on early warning and hydro-power dams’ water regulation was held on January 19 in Dien Ban district (Quang Nam province) by CARE and the Institute of Social and Environment Transition (ISET), as part of a project on building inter-province mechanism to enhance resilience amidst climate change of Vu Gia – Thu Bon river basin area.
(VNF) - The Vietnam - Canada Friendship Association on January 17 held a meeting to review its activities in 2017 and set out the tasks for the year 2018.
The LO-ANH Foundation has offered help to nearly 300 children of Xin Cai Secondary School, located in one of the most remote districts in the northern province of Ha Giang.
An exhibition on the theme of ASEAN’s Cultural Heritage started on January 17th in the Kon Tum’s museum in the Central Highlands.
(VNF) - Nine introductory panels were presented to the Temple of Literature (Hanoi) by the Australian Embassy today.
The Vietnam-France Friendship Association of the southern province of Dong Nai convened its founding congress for the 2018-2023 tenure on January 16th, where 15 members of the executive board were elected.
On January 12th, the Hanoi Union of Friendship Organisations (HAUFO) held a summation meeting of the People's External Relations in 2017 and launched the emulation movement in 2018.
On January 12th, in Hanoi, Vice President in-charge and General Secretary of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Don Tuan Phong received a delegation from the Cuban Communist Party Central Committee’s Department for External Relations led by its deputy head Juan Carlos Marsan Aguilera.
The People’s Council of Ho Chi Minh City and its counterpart of Busan city in the Republic of Korea (RoK) have signed an agreement on establishing friendship and cooperative ties towards further contributing to the relations between the two cities.
VNF - On Jan 12, Don Tuan Phong, Vice President and General Secretary of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) cordially greeted Mr. Luis Tsuboyama, Chargé d'Affaires of the Embassy of Peru in Vietnam on the occasion of his end of the working time in Vietnam.
(VNF) – General Secretary of the Vietnam – USA Society, Vice Head of the Department of American affairs (the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations - VUFO) Bui Van Nghi on January 10th received a delegation of students from the American University. The meeting was part of the team’s two-week visit to Vietnam (from Dec 28th, 2017 to Jan 13th, 2018).
The youth of Ho Chi Minh City and Japan’s Osaka prefecture should promote friendship cooperation in cultural exchanges and science-technology, thus further strengthening relations between the two localities, said a Ho Chi Minh City official.
The Swedish Embassy spends a great deal of time providing a cultural bridge between the peoples of Sweden and Vietnam.
On the occasion of launching activities celebrating the 45th founding anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic relations in 2018, the Japanese Embassy in Vietnam in cooperation with the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) held a ceremony in Hanoi on January 9th to welcome new year and present an Order of the Rising Sun to Vice Chairman of the Vietnam – Japan Friendship Association, former Ambassador to Japan Nguyen Phu Binh.
Thirty-four award-winning paintings featuring the life and career of Cuban revolutionary leader Che Guevara were presented at a meeting celebrating the 59th anniversary of Cuba’s National Day (January 6th, 1959-2018) in Ho Chi Minh City.
(VNF) – Over 100 kids of age 6-15 recently took part in a painting contest on occasion of the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam – Singapore diplomatic relations establishment (1973-2018).