(VNF) – “Reach for Excellence”, a project aiming to lift up ethnic-minority women’s power in economics were officially kick started on June 12. Women in Hoa Binh, Son La, Dien Bien and Bac Kan will benefit from the project.
The Kuwaiti Consulate held a reception in Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday (Feb. 23rd) to mark Kuwait’s 56th Independence Day (February 25th, 1961-2017) and its 26th Liberation Day.
(VNF) – Vietnam and US veterans were brought together for discussion prospective of business partnership in a conference took place in Hanoi on Feb 22.
A festival highlighting the worship of Mother Goddess in Vietnam was held on February 22nd at India Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) in New Delhi, India.
As many as 100 Japanese cherry trees, presented by the Japan – Vietnam Friendship Association’s chapter in the Chukyo region of Japan, were planted in Nguyen Van Cu Park, Bac Ninh city of the northern province of Bac Ninh on February 22nd.
The Royal Cambodian Army (RCA) and Vietnam’s Defence Attaché office in Cambodia held a ceremony on February 21st to open a lecture hall and commencing the construction of an accommodation building for students of the Techo Military Engineering School in Kampong Province.
On February 21st at the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organization (VUFO), Vice President Don Tuan Phong received a delegation of Peace Tree Vietnam led by Mrs. Jerilyn Brusseau, who arrived in Vietnam on Feb 18th to begin their two-week trip in the country.
Kim Kwan-Yong, Governor of Gyeongsangbuk-do province in the Republic of Korea (RoK), was awarded the Vietnamese President’s Friendship Order at a ceremony held in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on February 20th.
Da Nang hopes the SOS Children’s Villages International will provide more assistance for underprivileged children in Da Nang city and the neighbouring province of Quang Nam.
The United States Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) relies significantly on the cooperative relationship with the Vietnam Office for Seeking Missing Persons (VNOSMP) in order to conduct its humanitarian mission.
The Iranian Embassy in Vietnam gave a party on February 15th celebrating the 38th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution (February 11th, 1979-2017) at Melia Hanoi Hotel.
(VNF) - Anyone with a used stuffed animal can be part of Operation Smile program which brings health and happiness to children with facial deformities.
(VNF) – Hermann Gmeiner will continue supporting needy children in Vietnam, stated representative of the German NGO in a working session with Phu Tho province People's Committee on Feb 13.
Cambodia held a ceremony on February 15th to mark the completion of the restoration of a Vietnam-Cambodia friendship monument in Takeo city of Takeo province.
On February 14th, activities of Beijing Cultural Tour in ASEAN (BCTA) were successfully held for its fourth presentation in Hanoi, co-held by Hanoi Union of Friendship Organizations (HAUFO) under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO), and Beijing People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (CPAFFC).
The Prime Minister has approved a non-refundable aid package from the US Agency for International Development (USAID) to strengthen community links in HIV prevention.
The Da Nang Union of Friendship Organisations (DAFO) under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) has hosted a meeting with a delegation of the Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA), who are in the city on February 13th.