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12/12/2017 2:05:54 PM

El Salvador interested in educational exchange with Vietnam

(VNF) - El Salvador wishes to cooperate with the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) to organize study tours for students in Ho Chi Minh City.

  • VUFO calls for resouces to respond to climate change in Mekong Delta

    VUFO calls for resouces to respond to climate change in Mekong Delta

    Public: 11/28/2017 3:07:16 PM

    (VNF) - The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) in collaboration with the People’s Committee of An Giang, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and Aid for social protection program foundation Vietnam (AFV) on November 28th held a conference on “Mobilizing resources to respond to climate change in the Mekong Delta’’.

  • South Korean companies send aid to disaster-affected people in Vietnam

    South Korean companies send aid to disaster-affected people in Vietnam

    Public: 11/28/2017 8:19:56 AM

    In the afternoon of November 27th, in Hanoi, the Vietnam - RoK Friendship Association under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) received aid from the Republic of Korea (RoK) - Vietnam Friendship Association and two South Korean companies including Panko Vina Corporation and Panko Tam Thang Co., ltd., supporting local people affected by natural disasters in Hoa Binh, Yen Bai and Thanh Hoa provinces.

  • Romania’s 99th Great Union Day observed in Hanoi

    Romania’s 99th Great Union Day observed in Hanoi

    Public: 11/26/2017 10:47:48 PM

    The Vietnam-Romania Friendship Association held a ceremony in Hanoi on November 25th to mark Romania’s 99th Great Union Day (December 1st, 1918-2017).

  • 1st anniversary of the death of Fidel Castro celebrated in Hanoi

    1st anniversary of the death of Fidel Castro celebrated in Hanoi

    Public: 11/26/2017 10:39:35 PM

    (VNF) - On November 25, the Cuban Embassy in Hanoi celebrated the first anniversary of the death of leader Fidel Castro. The ceremony attracted the participation of a large number of Vietnamese alumni in Cuba, former South Vietnam Liberation soldiers, businesses, members of the Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Association and embassy staff.

  • Quang Ninh province holds banquet for Lao people with contribution to VN's revolution

    Quang Ninh province holds banquet for Lao people with contribution to VN's revolution

    Public: 11/26/2017 11:29:23 AM

    (VNF) - Leaders of Quang Ninh province on November 24 held a banquet for the delegations of Laos people with contribution to Vietnam's revolution.

  • Int’l friendship exchange week marks ASEAN’s 50th founding anniversary

    Int’l friendship exchange week marks ASEAN’s 50th founding anniversary

    Public: 11/25/2017 10:51:06 PM

    An international friendship exchange week in celebration of ASEAN’s 50th founding anniversary opened at the Sao Viet tourism area in the central coastal province of Phu Yen on November 23.

  • Fidel's visit to Vietnam in 1973: Golden friendship tested in fire

    Fidel's visit to Vietnam in 1973: Golden friendship tested in fire

    Public: 11/25/2017 5:57:18 PM

    (VNF) - “Cuba is willing to devote blood for Vietnam” is among famous statements of Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castrol, a name that Vietnamese people always keep in their mind with love, admiration and respect.

  • Meeting of World Council of Peace Executive Committee opens

    Meeting of World Council of Peace Executive Committee opens

    Public: 11/24/2017 3:54:17 PM

    In the morning of November 24th in Hanoi, the Vietnam Peace Committee (VPC), the World Peace Council (WPC) jointly organised the Meeting of the World Council of Peace Executive Committee, attended by nearly 50 peace activists, scholars from 24 delegations of international organisations and peace councils.

  • 500 people to be benefited from SNV's photo-voice training in Lao Cai province

    500 people to be benefited from SNV's photo-voice training in Lao Cai province

    Public: 11/24/2017 3:53:18 PM

    (VNF) - Recently, SNV has worked with local authorities to organize a photo-voice training course (telling stories through pictures) in Nam Det commune, Bac Ha district, Lao Cai province.

  • Four international friends honored for their great contribution to Vietnam

    Four international friends honored for their great contribution to Vietnam

    Public: 11/24/2017 3:42:19 PM

    On the occasion of the meeting of the World Peace Council Excutive Committee held in Hanoi on the morning of November 24th, the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) awarded the Friendship Order and the Medal “For peace and friendship among nations” to international friends who have always given Vietnam special sentiment and great support Vietnam’s struggle for national liberation and construction.

  • Fidel Castro—A great, close friend of Vietnam

    Fidel Castro—A great, close friend of Vietnam

    Public: 11/24/2017 9:03:00 AM

    On occasion of Fidel Castro’s first death anniversary (2016-2017, November 25), the Vietnam Times would like to share with readers an article written by Nhan Dan News’ reporter Van Nghiep Chuc, who accompanied National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on her trip to Cuba to pay tribute to the great leader one year ago.

  • Vietnam inherits lessons of the Russian October Revolution

    Vietnam inherits lessons of the Russian October Revolution

    Public: 11/24/2017 8:58:58 AM

    A rountable marking the 100th anniversary of the October Revolution of Russia (November 7th, 1917-2017), co-hosted by the World Peace Council (WPC), the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO), the Vietnam Peace Committee (VPC) and the Vietnam-Russia Friendship Association, took place in Hanoi on November 23rd.

  • Activities celebrating “Finland 100 years” and Vietnam – Finland Friendship

    Activities celebrating “Finland 100 years” and Vietnam – Finland Friendship

    Public: 11/23/2017 2:44:01 PM

    (VNF) - To celebrate 100 years of Finland’s Independence (December 6th, 2017), many events under the theme “Together” take place throughout the year not only in Finland but also around the world. In Vietnam the jubilee year is celebrated in many important events across the country together with various actors.

  • Promoting cooperation between Vietnamese enterprises and Japan’s Ibaraki prefecture

    Promoting cooperation between Vietnamese enterprises and Japan’s Ibaraki prefecture

    Public: 11/23/2017 8:49:56 AM

    On the afternoon of November 22nd, in Hanoi, Vice Chairman of Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO), Vice Chairman of Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association (VJFA) Bui Khac Son received a delegation of the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Association (JVFA) in Japan’s Ibaraki prefecture, led by its Chairman Saito Hiroshi.

  • Statue of Ho Chi Minh in Japan presented to Mimasaka city

    Statue of Ho Chi Minh in Japan presented to Mimasaka city

    Public: 11/22/2017 1:00:50 PM

    A statue of Vietnam’s late President Ho Chi Minh was presented to Mimasaka city of Japan’s Okayama prefecture on November 21st.

  • Danny Low: A 20-year friend of Vietnam

    Danny Low: A 20-year friend of Vietnam

    Public: 11/22/2017 1:00:43 PM

    Recently, authorised by State President, the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) has presented the Presidential Friendship Medal to Danny Low, Program Director of the Australia’s Rotary Clubs of Mosman Incorporated (RCM) on a ceremony in Hanoi, to recognise his tremendous and valuable contribution to the development of Vietnam's health, education, training and infrastructure over the past 20 years of running the organisation. On this occasion, the Vietnam Times had a interview with him about his contributions to Vietnam.

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