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9/20/2018 5:07:00 PM

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

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.

  • 10,000 books presented to primary school students in HCM City

    10,000 books presented to primary school students in HCM City

    Public: 5/25/2017 10:23:25 AM

    (VNF) - The Ho Chi Minh city Department of Education and Training and the Hansae Yes24 Foundation have recently announced a program to present 10,000 books each year to primary schools in the city.

  • Vietnam Days in Spain 2017 opens

    Vietnam Days in Spain 2017 opens

    Public: 5/24/2017 2:23:36 PM

    The third Vietnam Days in Spain and Vietnamese Culture Space event kicked off at Circulo de Bellas Theatre in Madrid on May 23 (local time) under the chair of Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

  • Vietnam, African countries partner in youth investment

    Vietnam, African countries partner in youth investment

    Public: 5/24/2017 9:50:05 AM

    The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) and embassies of African countries in Vietnam held a seminar in Hanoi on May 22 on boosting investments in youth in Africa.

  • Vietnam – Cuba Friendship Association has new Chairwoman

    Vietnam – Cuba Friendship Association has new Chairwoman

    Public: 5/24/2017 8:54:02 AM

    Mrs. Truong Thi Mai, Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee cum Chairwoman of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Mass Mobilization, will hold the chairmanship of the Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Association, session 4, for the 2013-2018 term.

  • Developing community-based tourism in Hoang Su Phi and Cao Bang

    Developing community-based tourism in Hoang Su Phi and Cao Bang

    Public: 5/22/2017 10:00:24 AM

    VNF - 10'000 livelihoods of poor ethnic minorities will benefit from the project “Improving the livelihood of ethnic minorities through community-based tourism” in Hoang Su Phi, Cao Bang.

  • 54th African Day to be celebrated with various activities

    54th African Day to be celebrated with various activities

    Public: 5/22/2017 8:45:16 AM

    The diplomatic delegation of African countries in Hanoi announced activities to celebrate the 54th African Day (May 25th, 1963-2017) at a press conference in Hanoi on May 19th.

  • Vietnam boosts tertiary education, green growth cooperation with Belgium

    Vietnam boosts tertiary education, green growth cooperation with Belgium

    Public: 5/20/2017 6:22:29 PM

    Vietnam hopes to forge stronger cooperation with Belgium in tertiary education, green economy and climate change response, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue told Belgian Ambassador to Vietnam Jehanne Roccas during their meeting in Hanoi on May 18.

  • 78 outstanding students in Hanoi receive Hessen scholarships

    78 outstanding students in Hanoi receive Hessen scholarships

    Public: 5/18/2017 10:08:37 AM

    VNF - On May 17, the Ministry of Education and Training of Vietnam, Hessian Ministry for Science and the Arts, World University Service Germany (WUS) and Vietnam – Germany Friendship Associations jointly held a ceremony at the Temple of Literature to award Hessen scholarships to outstanding students studying in Hanoi.

  • PP 2017 Da Nang builds nursery school

    PP 2017 Da Nang builds nursery school

    Public: 5/17/2017 1:53:28 PM

    Recently, Pacific Partnership 2017 Da Nang team members joined with partner nation representatives and local residents to celebrate the completed construction of the Hoa Lien Nursery School with a ribbon cutting ceremony near Da Nang.

  • Dong Nai province NGO aid value reaches VND 29 billion in 2016

    Dong Nai province NGO aid value reaches VND 29 billion in 2016

    Public: 5/17/2017 11:22:36 AM

    (VNF) – Recently, the Dong Nai provincial People’s Committee has held a Conference to summarize non-government organizations (NGOs) aid-mobilization of the year 2016. Aid-mobilization efficiency, the management and distribution of the sponsored resources were assessed while existing shortcomings were addressed, followed by solution for improvement in the time to come.

  • Friendship association in Ben Tre promotes Vietnam-RoK relations

    Friendship association in Ben Tre promotes Vietnam-RoK relations

    Public: 5/16/2017 3:44:31 PM

    The Ben Tre provincial chapter of the Vietnam-Republic of Korea (RoK) Friendship Association convened the founding Congress for the 2017-2022 tenure in the southern province on May 14th.

  • Uncle Ho’s 127th birhday celebrated in Osaka, Japan

    Uncle Ho’s 127th birhday celebrated in Osaka, Japan

    Public: 5/16/2017 1:53:28 PM

    The Consulate General of Vietnam in Osaka (Japan) held a solemn celebration of 127th birthday of President Ho Chi Minh on May 14.

  • HKI Vietnam takes care of students' vision in Nam Dinh province

    HKI Vietnam takes care of students' vision in Nam Dinh province

    Public: 5/16/2017 8:53:55 AM

    (VNF) - Recently, 6,200 students from 10 primary schools in Hai Hau district, Nam Dinh province have received free vision screen and prescription in the project “ChildSight® - refractive error services” by Helen Keller Vietnam charitable organization. The program was funded by US company TOMS and Dr. Natalie Lepvrier, a French Ophtalmologist.

  • Vietnam to present to Laos National Assembly House worth USD 100 million

    Vietnam to present to Laos National Assembly House worth USD 100 million

    Public: 5/15/2017 3:21:28 PM

    (VNF) - According to Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung, the Lao’s National Assembly (NA) House, to be built with the support of the Vietnamese Party, State, Government, National Assembly and people, will be a symbol of the special solidarity and friendship between the two countries.

  • Ceremony marked President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday in Laos

    Ceremony marked President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday in Laos

    Public: 5/15/2017 10:36:44 AM

    On May 14th, an incense burning ceremony hosted by the Vietnamese Embassy and Vietnamese community in Laos at the commemorative site of President Ho Chi Minh in Xiengvang village of the Lao province of Khammouane to celebrate the late President’s 127th birthday anniversary (May 19th).

  • Vietnam, RoK eye cooperation in wastewater treatment, environment

    Vietnam, RoK eye cooperation in wastewater treatment, environment

    Public: 5/15/2017 8:02:26 AM

    A forum took place in Ho Chi Minh City on May 12 to exchange views on policies and enhance cooperation between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea in applying advanced technology in water treatment and environment

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