VNF - An exhibition entitled “Cuban identity in butterflies’’ and the book “The truth calls my name” (La verdad me nombra) was introduced to Vietnamese admirers in Hanoi on April 24.
A delegation from the Party Committee, the People’s Council, the People’s Committee, and the Fatherland Front Committee of Hanoi laid wreaths at the statue of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin at Lenin Park in Ba Dinh district, on April 22nd, marking the occasion of his 148th birthday (April 22nd, 1870-2018).
(VNF) - Visitors on board the Peace Boat will have two days to visit the many beautiful landscapes of the province before continuing on its 97th voyage around the world, after the vessel arrived at Cai Lan Port (Quang Ninh province) on April 18.
The Honorary Consulate of South Africa in Ho Chi Minh City hosted a ceremony on April 21st to mark South Africa’s 24th Freedom Day (April 27th, 1994-2018), the 25th founding anniversary of diplomatic ties with Vietnam (1993-2018), and the 100th birth anniversary of late President Nelson Mandela (1918 - 2018).
(VNF) - Ethnic Minority Economic Empowerment (EMEE), a project sponsored by New Zealand Ministry for Foreign and Trade, has reached over 3,400 poor households in Huong Hoa district, Quang Tri province.
On the afternoon of April 18th, in Hanoi, the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) awarded the Certificate of Merit to the University of Economics in Bratislava (UEBA) for their contribution to the development of Slovak-Vietnam cooperation in the field of economic education.
(VNF) - 976 wheelchairs are gifts for people with disabilities (PwDs) in two provinces of Hai Duong and Ha Tinh, on occasion of the Vietnam Disabled Persons Day (April 18).
Speaker of the Parliament of Iran Ali Ardeshir Larijani appreciated contributions made by the Vietnam-Iran Friendship Association (VIFA) to boosting people-to-people diplomacy between the two nations at his meeting with VIFA President Dang Nhu Loi in Hanoi on April 17th.
(VNF) – Vice President of the Vietnam-USA Society, Bui The Giang, on April 6 received delegates from the Friendship Force Honolulu (Hawaii, US) on occasion of the team’s ongoing visit to Vietnam.
A ceremony was held in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 15th to mark the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-France diplomatic relations (April 12th).
VNF - Working days in Vietnam is a wonderful time, South Korean Ambassador to Vietnam Lee Hyuk shared recently when he had just finished his term in Vietnam.
VNF - 5 teams competed in the final of “Craft & Design Innovation Competition 2018” on April 13 in Hanoi.
(VNF) - Winners of the 15th Haiku poem contest for children were announced yesterday in Hanoi.
Irish Aid's funding to 'Project RENEW' will support some 250 people with disabilities to have access to prosthetics and orthotics services which are provided by the newly re-launched Orthopedic Workshop in the central province of Quang Tri.
VNF - President Donald Trump’s approach on Vietnamese immigration is one of the reasons I left the diplomatic service, US former Ambassador Ted Osius revealed recently.
The Lao Embassy in Vietnam hosted a ceremony to celebrate their traditional Bun Pi May festival in Hanoi on April 12th.
Deputy General Director of the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) Dinh Dang Quang hosted a reception in Hanoi on April 11th for President of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with Peoples (ICAP), Cuban Hero, Fernando Gonzalez Llort, who is in Vietnam from April 9th-15th.