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.
(VNF) - The Phnom Penh – Hanoi Boulevard is put into use on Mar 6th. The 10-km boulevard, part of the #2 ring road project, links up several big highway of Cambodia
(VNF) - Japanese Emperor and Empress express appreciation for the warm welcome they received from people in Hue ancient imperial city (central Vietnam) during their visit.
The Vietnam-Bulgaria Friendship Association in Ho Chi Minh City held a ceremony to mark Bulgaria’s 139th National Day on March 3rd.
Chairman of the People’s Committee of Hanoi Nguyen Duc Chung held a working session in Hanoi on March 2 with Sugi Ryotaro, the Vietnam-Japan Special Ambassador, discussing natural calamity prevention and firefighting.
(VNF) – The Dutch band Oefening en Uitspanning dedicated their brass performance to audience in Hai Phong city, in celebration of the 1st founding anniversary of the city’s Netherlands - Vietnam Friendship and Cooperation Association.
(VNF) - The international cancer hospital, a joint project of Vietnam and Japan was kicked start in Xuan Tao Ward, North Tu Liem District, Hanoi on March 2.
General Robert Brown, Commander of the United States (US) Army Pacific, has recently handed over the Quang Phuoc Communal Kindergarten in Thua Thien-Hue Province to the local community.
(VNF) – Representatives of Vietnam Embassy to Thailand presented donation to the sufferers of flood in Southern region of the host country on Feb 28th, conveying the affection of Vietnamese staying and working in Thailand for the friend country’s people.
A ceremony was held in the northern mountainous province of Lang Son on February 28th to present Laos’s orders and medals to the provincial volunteer soldiers and military experts in recognition of their contributions to Laos’s revolutionary cause.
Khanh Hoa Province and the Alexandre Yersin Admirers’ Association organised a solemn flower and incense-offering ceremony on March 1st to mark the 74th death anniversary of the Swiss-French doctor Alexandre Yersin.
More than 20 delegates from Vietnamese civil society Organisations gathered at a conference in Hanoi on February 28th to get prepared for the 2017 ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ASEAN People’s Forum (ACSC/APF 2017), slated for March 21st-23rd in Philippines.
A monument dedicated to patriotic Cambodians and Vietnamese volunteer soldiers was inaugurated in Preah Vihear province, Cambodia on February 27th after a period of restoration.
The Vietnam-Belarus Friendship Association (VBFA) on February 26th hosted a friendship exchange at the headquarters of Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) in Hanoi to celebrate the 25th founding anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic relationship.
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.