People-to-people diplomacy vastly contributes to the country’s foreign affairs, said Vice President in-charge cum General Secretary of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) Don Tuan Phong on August 12 at the 19th National External Conference.
An information-sharing session on Cuba’s current situation was jointly held in Hanoi by the Vietnam-U.S. Society (VUS) under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) and the Fund for Reconciliation and Development (FRD).
(VNF) – Vice President, General Secretary of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organization (VUFO), Don Tuan Phong, on August 2 held a reception for Dr. Rafael Hernandez, who will speak in an information-sharing session on Cuba’s current situation on August 3.
(VNF) - From July 30 to August 3, 15 representative kids of Saigon Children's Charity had a chance to create their own ideal city through “Children innovate: A smart and child-friendly city,” an event hosted by Arkki School of Architecture for Children and Youth (Arkki School), UNICEF, Saigon Innovation Hub organization, and Ho Chi Minh City Department of Planning and Architecture.
The Consulate General of Switzerland in Ho Chi Minh City on August 1 organised a reception to mark the 727th anniversary of Swiss National Day (August 1).
On the occasion of the 45th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Singapore and Vietnam, the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City held a ceremony on August 1 to celebrate this special day.
A photo contest on Vietnamese and Japanese youths joining hands in fostering friendship was launched in Hanoi on July 31 by the Ministry of Information and Communications and the Vietnam Youth Federation Central Committee.
(VNF) - The Australian Embassy and Project Management Unit 2 of the Ministry of Transportation on July 27 held a Friendship Football match to promote their ongoing cooperation.
A range of events form celebrations of the Netherlands’ 45 years of diplomatic relations with Vietnam this year.
(VNF) – Lotte Mart recently handed VND 200 million to Operation Smile Vietnam, to help the organization provide more free surgeries to needy kids.
A music show was held in Hanoi’s Youth Theatre on July 30 to celebrate the 197th anniversary of the Independence Day of Peru (July 28, 1821-2018) and the 24th anniversary of Vietnam-Peru diplomatic ties (November 14, 1994-2018).
On behalf of the Vietnam-Laos Friendship Association, President Tran Van Tuy handed over VND 100 million (equivalent to more than USD 4,000) to Lao Ambassador to Vietnam Thongsavanh Phomvihane, on July 30, in order to help the neighbouring country overcome the aftermath of the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam.
(VNF) - In July, an ocean swimming competition was held by Newborns Vietnam as a fundraising and awareness raising activity.
A friendship gathering was held in the northern province of Quang Ninh on July 27 to mark the 65th anniversary of the attack on the Moncada Barracks (July 26, 1953) which was viewed as the beginning of the Cuban Revolution.
(VNF) - General Secretary of the Vietnam – USA Society (VUS), Bui Van Nghi on July 26, held a reception for Assistant Director of the International Students and Scholars Services, the Global Engagement Center of College of Stanten Island, the City University of New York.
(VNF) - Recently, five outstanding students from "Getting Ready for Work" programme, the hairdressing class run by Saigon Children's Charity (SCC) had the opportunity to contribute in a charity event in Rach Gia City, Kien Giang Province.
(VNF) – In June 2018, Save Vietnam Wildlife (SVW), the NGO specializing on protecting the environment and natural diversity of Vietnam has completed a number of remarkable endeavors.