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10/16/2018 10:03:50 AM

Friendship Order given to Katrin Kandel, CEO of Facing the World

During his official visit to the UK on October 9-10, on behalf of the Acting President of Vietnam, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh presented friendship medal to Katrin Kandel, Executive Director of Facing the World - a UK-based medical charity, in recognition of her contributions to Vietnamese children and bilateral friendship.

  • Quang Tri: More cooperation between locality and NGO in UXOs issue

    Quang Tri: More cooperation between locality and NGO in UXOs issue

    Public: 9/28/2018 5:45:21 PM

    The signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) on Friday, September 28, between the Quang Tri Province People's Committee (PPC), Norwegian People's Aid (NPA), and Mines Advisory Group (MAG) marks an important step to further the ongoing efforts of surveying and clearing Explosive Remnants of War (ERW) that remain in the province.

  • 55 years of Cuban Committee for Solidarity with South Vietnam marked in Ben Tre

    55 years of Cuban Committee for Solidarity with South Vietnam marked in Ben Tre

    Public: 9/27/2018 10:27:44 AM

    The Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Association (VCFA), in collaboration with the provincial Ben Tre People’s Committee, on September 26 organised a ceremony to mark the 55th anniversary of the Cuban Committee for Solidarity with South Vietnam (September 25, 1963-2018).

  • HUFO: 500 Mid-Autumn festival gifts for poor children

    HUFO: 500 Mid-Autumn festival gifts for poor children

    Public: 9/24/2018 12:01:03 PM

    In the celebratory atmosphere of the Mid-Autumn festival, the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organizations (HUFO) has call for donations from foreign non-governmental organizations (NGOs) as well as benefactors and brought 500 gifts to needy children in the city.

  • La Boulangerie Française, where dreams made come true

    La Boulangerie Française, where dreams made come true

    Public: 9/23/2018 3:58:10 PM

    Located on No.53 Vo Van Ngan street, Thu Duc district, HCM City, from the outside, La Boulangerie Française looks just like any ordinary bakeries you might come across. It's where French signature pastries such as baguette, croissants macarons are sold. But if you have a chance to hear the story behind these cakes, you’ll know how distinctive La Boulangerie Française is.

  • Vietnam – Korea Friendship Association: Bridge socio-economic cooperation

    Vietnam – Korea Friendship Association: Bridge socio-economic cooperation

    Public: 9/23/2018 5:10:47 AM

    The Vietnam – Korea Friendship Association (VFKA) on September 20 held its third National Congress for the 2018 – 23 term at the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).

  • Malaysia’s Independence Day celebrated at VUFO

    Malaysia’s Independence Day celebrated at VUFO

    Public: 9/21/2018 5:41:26 PM

    The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) recently hosted a ceremony of the 61st anniversary of Malaysia’s Independence Day (Aug 31, 1957 – 2018).

  • Fidel Castro, a dedicated friend of Vietnam (part II)

    Fidel Castro, a dedicated friend of Vietnam (part II)

    Public: 9/21/2018 8:53:58 AM

    Stories told by former Ambassador of Vietnam to Cuba, former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nguyen Dinh Bin, reflected the special affection of Fidel Castro for President Ho Chi Minh, the admirable counterpart he had never met.

  • Fidel Castro, a dedicated friend of Vietnam (part I)

    Fidel Castro, a dedicated friend of Vietnam (part I)

    Public: 9/20/2018 5:07:00 PM

    On the occasion of the 45th anniversary of Fidel’s historic visit to Vietnam, former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, former Ambassador of Vietnam to Cuba, Nguyen Dinh Bin, a diplomat who had accompanied the great leader of Cuba in various trips to Vietnam, dedicated an article to pay tribute to the special friend of Vietnam.

  • Friendship association marks Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties

    Friendship association marks Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties

    Public: 9/20/2018 5:04:28 PM

    The Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association (VJFA), the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Association and the Japanese Embassy in Vietnam held a ceremony to mark the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries (September 21, 1973 - 2018) in Hanoi on September 18.

  • Saigonchildren raises USD 200,000 for disadvantaged children

    Saigonchildren raises USD 200,000 for disadvantaged children

    Public: 9/18/2018 8:00:57 AM

    On September 15th, Saigon Children’s Charity (Saigonchildren) held their signature event, the Saigon Summer Ball, raising more than USD 200,000 for educational development activities for disadvantaged children across Vietnam.

  • Vietnam-Japan festival hosted in HCM City

    Vietnam-Japan festival hosted in HCM City

    Public: 9/17/2018 8:54:05 AM

    A Vietnam-Japan Festival was held by the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) and the city of the Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association in Ho Chi Minh City on September 16 to mark the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-Japan diplomatic relations.

  • PeaceTrees and VUS foster US – Vietnam people-to-people ties

    PeaceTrees and VUS foster US – Vietnam people-to-people ties

    Public: 9/16/2018 9:09:38 AM

    The Delegation of PeaceTrees Vietnam recently granted a formal visit to the Vietnam - US Society (VUS) on occasion of the 5th anniversary of the establishment of Vietnam – US Comprehensive Partnership. Secretary General of VUS, Deputy Director General In-charge of the Americas Department, Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) Bui Van Nghi held a reception for the delegation.

  • Vietnam's Friendship Order presented to East Meets West Foundation

    Vietnam's Friendship Order presented to East Meets West Foundation

    Public: 9/14/2018 10:43:55 AM

    A U.S. non-governmental organisation, East Meets West Foundation (EMWF) has been presented with the Friendship Order of the Vietnamese President in recognition of its contribution to Vietnam’s socio-economic progress over the past three decades.

  • Plan International striving to increase girls and young women's presence in the Fourth Industrial Evolution

    Plan International striving to increase girls and young women's presence in the Fourth Industrial Evolution

    Public: 9/14/2018 10:27:21 AM

    Plan International will continue to work with the Vietnamese Government so girls and young women can unleash their full potential, said Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen, Plan International CEO and co-chair at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in ASEAN 2018 during a visit to the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) on September 13.

  • Friendship trees planted at Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia border T-junction

    Friendship trees planted at Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia border T-junction

    Public: 9/13/2018 6:46:39 AM

    Competent forces of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia are planting friendship trees at the Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia border T-junction.

  • Vietnam-Japan and Japan-Vietnam Special Ambassador Ryotaro Sugi visits Hanoi Birla Village

    Vietnam-Japan and Japan-Vietnam Special Ambassador Ryotaro Sugi visits Hanoi Birla Village

    Public: 9/11/2018 8:30:13 PM

    The Vietnam-Japan Special Friendship Ambassador, Ryotaro Sugi and his spouse, Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Kunio Umeda, and Japanese artists visited Vietnamese children from Birla Children's Village in Hanoi on September 10.

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