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.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Greece on October 12th worked with the Women’s International Club (WIC) to hold a program entitled “Meet my country” in Athens, Greece, in which the Vietnamese country, people and culture were introduced to Greek and international friends.
The Delegation of Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) led by Vice President Bui Khac Son, has visited and worked in Bac Ninh province. Deputy Secretary of Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of People's Committee, Nguyen Tu Quynh has met and worked with the delegation on October 10th.
Sudan has a wide range of advantages in agricultural production, communications infrastructure, oil and gas, mining, garment goods and sportswear, and will offer favourable conditions for Vietnamese enterprises to invest in these areas in the future.
The Switzerland-Vietnam Friendship Association and its two female members have received certificates of merit from the Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh for their dedicated service.
Vietnamese Government Deputy Inspector General Nguyen Duc Hanh on October 10th received a delegation from the Malaysian Committee on Corruption Prevention led by Sazali Bin Salbi, Deputy Head of the Committee’s Investigation Department, in which the two agencies exchanged experience in corruption prevention.
The Ho Chi Minh city Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Management Board of the dormitory for Lao and Cambodian students on October 9th honoured 112 outstanding students chosen from over 450 Lao and Cambodian students studying across 21 universities and academies in the city.
Over 500 Cambodian poor people, veterans and officers of the Royal Cambodian Army, as well as overseas Vietnamese, were provided with free eye check-ups and surgeries by a delegation of doctors and nurses from the Military Hospital 175 under Vietnam’s Ministry of National Defence and the Ho Chi Minh city Hospital of Ophthalmology on October 6th.
The Consulate General of the Republic of Korea on October 3rd held a ceremony to celebrate the 71st anniversary of the National Day of the Republic of Korea (RoK).
(VNF) - From October 3rd-4th, 2016, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa, South African Vice President, is paying an official visit to Vietnam.
The Ho Chi Minh city Union of Friendship Organizations and the Vietnam – China Friendship Association in Ho Chi Minh city on September 29th held a meeting to mark the 67th anniversary of China’s National Day (October 1st).
The Vietnamese Embassy in Laos on September 29th, authorized by the Vietnamese State President, held a ceremony to present the Friendship Order and Medal to 3 Lao security cadres for making active contributions to building and reinforcing the friendship and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos.
East Timor is keen on learning national development experience from Vietnam as well as enhance bilateral win-win cooperation, President Taur Matan Ruak told the new Vietnamese Ambassador to East Timor and Indonesia, Hoang Anh Tuan on September 27th.
On the occasion of the 26th anniversary of German reunification, German Ambassador to Vietnam Christian Berger, on September 28th, chaired a press conference reviewing the cooperation between Vietnam and Germany and confirming Germany’s foreign policy towards Vietnam in the future.
On the occasion of the 26th anniversary of German reunification,German Ambassador to Vietnam Christian Berger, on September 28th,chaired a press conference reviewing the cooperation between Vietnamand Germany and confirming Germany’s foreign policy towards Vietnam in the future.
Vu Xuan Hong, Chairman of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO), on September 28th presented a Friendship Order from the State President of Vietnam to World Vision International in Vietnam (WVI).
From September 27th-28th, the Vietnam People's Navy Zone 5 worked with the Royal Cambodian Navy on conducting a joint patrol for the 44th time.