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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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).
The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) recently hosted a ceremony of the 61st anniversary of Malaysia’s Independence Day (Aug 31, 1957 – 2018).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
Competent forces of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia are planting friendship trees at the Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia border T-junction.
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.