(VNF) - The 4th football tournament for Vietnamese youth in Laos was successfully concluded on September 23 in Vientiane city.
A get-together took place in Ho Chi Minh City in the morning of September 22nd to mark the 68th National Day of China (October 1st, 1949 - 2017).
The Ha Giang provincial administration and the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) held a conference in Hanoi on September 22nd in an effort to beef up cooperation between the northernmost locality and foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs).
An international workshop entitled “The role of peace in promoting and protecting human rights”, was co-hosted by the Vietnam Peace Committee (VPC) of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO), the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics (HCMNAP)’s Institute of Human Rights Studies and the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung (RLS) in Hanoi on September 21st.
(VNF) – The Liaison Committee for Overseas Laotian People on September 19 joined a working meeting with the Da Nang People’s committee.
(VNF) – The Hanoi Ceramic Mosaic Mural was recently extended with an art work of a world-renowned mural artist from the Republic of Chile, Alejandro Mono Gonzalez.
On September 20th, on the occasion of Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue’s working visit to the Trnava Region of south-west Slovakia, the authorities and people of Horne Saliby inaugurated a plaque in memory of President Ho Chi Minh’s visit to the town on September 18th, 1957.
The Union of Friendship Organisations in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau organised a meeting on September 19th to mark the 55th anniversary of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties (September 5th, 1962-2017) and the 40 years since the signing of the Friendship and Cooperation Treaty between both countries (July 18th, 1977-2017).
(VNF) – Dong Nai province’s Union of Friendship Organization (DUFO) on September 19 & 20 conducts a workshop aiming to improve the working capacity of nearly 100 executive officers working in authority agencies of province, district and members of friendship organizations in Dong Nai.
A friendship gather was held on September 18th in Hanoi to mark the 207th anniversary of the National Day of the Republic of Chile (September 18th, 1810 -2017).
The Vietnam-Armenia Friendship Association (VAFA) hosted a ceremony in Hanoi on September 17 to mark the 25th anniversary of Vietnam-Armenia diplomatic ties (July 14), Armenia’s 26th National Day (September 21) and Vietnam’s 72nd National Day (September 2).
The third congress of the Hanoi Vietnam-UK Friendship Association for the 2017-2022 tenure was held in Hanoi on September 16th by the Hanoi Union of Friendship Organisations (HAUFO) and the Hanoi Vietnam-UK Friendship Association.
Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc presented the Friendship Order – the noble distinction of the Vietnamese State – to outgoing Cuban Ambassador to Vietnam Herminio Lopez Diaz at a ceremony in Hanoi on September 15th.
VNF - On the afternoon of September 14, at the Embassy of Cuba in Vietnam, Thai Binh Investment and Trading Corporation (Thai Binh Corp) donated USD 150,000 to share difficulties with Cuban people who are suffering heavy loss from hurricance Irma.
Not too focused on diplomatic, academic topics as many might think, the workshop titled “25 years of Vietnam-Azerbaijan relations: Achievements and Future Prospects” held on September 13th, as Permanent Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son said, was simply a meeting between friends.
(VNF) – Representatives of the Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Association of Hanoi paid courtesy visit to Ambassador Herminio López Diaz, Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba, on occasion of his end of tenure in Vietnam.
VNF - Vietnam Embassy and Laos Embassy in Germany recently jointly held a meeting to celebrate the 55th anniversary of the establisment of diplomatic relations and the 40th anniversary of signing Vietnam – Laos Treaty of Amity and Cooperation.