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10/19/2017 10:56:00 AM

US ambassador ends tenure, but will continue living in Vietnam

Outgoing United States Ambassador Ted Osius has said he will continue to dedicate himself to enhancing U.S. - Vietnam relations

  • Vietnam-RoK Friendship Week kicks off in HCM City

    Vietnam-RoK Friendship Week kicks off in HCM City

    Public: 10/2/2017 2:48:01 PM

    The Vietnam-Republic of Korea (RoK) Friendship Week began in Ho Chi Minh City on October 1st to mark the RoK’s National Foundation Day (October 3rd) and the 25th anniversary of Vietnam-RoK diplomatic ties (1992-2017).

  • German Unity Day celebrated in HCM City

    German Unity Day celebrated in HCM City

    Public: 10/2/2017 11:15:24 AM

    A meeting was held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 30th by the municipal chapters of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) and the Vietnam-Germany Friendship Association (VDFG) to mark the 27th Day of German Unity (October 3rd).

  • Hanoi’s Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association bridges two people

    Hanoi’s Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association bridges two people

    Public: 9/30/2017 12:53:30 PM

    The Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association’s Hanoi chapter convened its fifth congress on September 30th, during which it set to strengthen the introduction of the city’s culture and people to Japanese friends.

  • Vietnam, Cuba and the unchanged friendship

    Vietnam, Cuba and the unchanged friendship

    Public: 9/29/2017 5:01:56 PM

    (VNF) – Two countries, located on the West and the East of the globe, despite the huge distance, Vietnam and Cuba are still close to each other like brother. Throughout all challenge, decades have passed, the hard-to-find friendship keeps flourishing.

  • USAID supports Vietnam to improve disaster response

    USAID supports Vietnam to improve disaster response

    Public: 9/29/2017 9:07:27 AM

    (VNF) - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on Thursday kick started the Phase II of the Building Resilience to Natural Hazards in Central Vietnam project.

  • Japanese Embassy sponsored education for children of ethnic minorities

    Japanese Embassy sponsored education for children of ethnic minorities

    Public: 9/28/2017 3:50:36 PM

    (VNF) – The Japanese Embassy and Plan International Vietnam on September 27, officially signed for the second year of project “Quality Pre-Primary and Primary Education for Ethnic Minority Children in North and Central Regions”.

  • Australian’s Ambassador for Women and Girls visiting Vietnam

    Australian’s Ambassador for Women and Girls visiting Vietnam

    Public: 9/28/2017 2:28:43 PM

    (VNF) – Dr. Sharman Stone, Australian’s Ambassador for Women and Girls is visiting Vietnam from 25 to 30 September 2017 to participate in APEC Forums in Hue and see examples of how Australia’s Aid Program is supporting Vietnam to promote gender equality, women’s economic empowerment and women’s participation in decision-making processes.

  • Ho Chi Minh city youth carry out voluntary work in Cambodia

    Ho Chi Minh city youth carry out voluntary work in Cambodia

    Public: 9/28/2017 1:45:00 PM

    (VNF) - Members of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Vietnam Youth Federation in Ho Chi Minh city are carrying out voluntary activities in Cambodia’s capital Phnom Penh from September 26th-30th.

  • An Giang strengthens co-operation with RoK’s enterprises

    An Giang strengthens co-operation with RoK’s enterprises

    Public: 9/26/2017 5:00:10 PM

    A delegation from Embassy of the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam and representatives of Korean enterprises led by Ambassador Lee Hyuk, have a working visit from September 25th to 26th in An Giang province.

  • Vietnamese youth in Laos hold football tournament, raise funds for the needy

    Vietnamese youth in Laos hold football tournament, raise funds for the needy

    Public: 9/25/2017 8:29:55 AM

    (VNF) - The 4th football tournament for Vietnamese youth in Laos was successfully concluded on September 23 in Vientiane city.

  • Students in Laos join contest about Vietnam - Laos bilateral ties

    Students in Laos join contest about Vietnam - Laos bilateral ties

    Public: 9/24/2017 5:42:26 PM

    (VNF) – Students from 32 schools in Vientiane on September 22 took part in the contest on the long-standing friendship and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos.

  • Bratislava conference - a historic milestone in people-to-people diplomacy

    Bratislava conference - a historic milestone in people-to-people diplomacy

    Public: 9/23/2017 11:02:39 PM

    (VNF) – The 50th anniversary of the Bratislava conference was commemorated by the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) in Hanoi on September 22.

  • Gathering in HCM City celebrates China’s National Day

    Gathering in HCM City celebrates China’s National Day

    Public: 9/23/2017 1:03:17 PM

    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).

  • VUFO to further enhance information sharing with NGOs

    VUFO to further enhance information sharing with NGOs

    Public: 9/22/2017 7:09:36 PM

    The Committee for Foreign Non-Governmental Affairs (COMINGO) and the People’s Aid Coordinating Committee (PACCOM) under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) will continue further enhancing information sharing with the foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) operating in Vietnam.

  • Ha Giang province calls for stronger support from foreign NGOs

    Ha Giang province calls for stronger support from foreign NGOs

    Public: 9/22/2017 11:15:22 AM

    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).

  • Peace is a prerequisite to ensure human rights: NA Vice Chairman

    Peace is a prerequisite to ensure human rights: NA Vice Chairman

    Public: 9/22/2017 11:15:12 AM

    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.

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