First Vice President of the Cambodian Senate Sim Ka hosted a reception for a delegation of former Vietnamese voluntary soldiers in Phnom Penh on March 20.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron has granted an exclusive interview to VietnamPlus, the online newspaper run by the Vietnam News Agency, ahead of his upcoming visit to Vietnam slated for July 29-30.
Over 100 volunteers in Ho Chi Minh City are taking part in volunteer activities in two Lao provinces starting July 26.
Vietnam became the 7th member of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) on July 28, 1995, which is a major landmark in the country’s regional integration process as well as in the region’s road to cooperation and linkage.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron will make a two-day visit to Vietnam on July 29-30 at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Tan Dung.
On July 27th, Mr. Bruno Angelet, Ambassador from the Kingdom of Belgium to Vietnam had a farewell meeting with the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology before the end of his term in Vietnam. Professor and Academic Chau Van Minh, VAST President; Assc. Prof. Dr. Ninh Khac Ban, Head of International Cooperation Board; and Dr. Bui Trong Tuyen, Vice Head of the Space Technology Institute and Head of the small satellite project management unit, attended the reception set for the Belgian ambassador.
A wide array of cultural and art activities were put on during a Busan festival which was held in Ho Chi Minh City on Friday
Vietnam ambassador in Italy was awarded with a “Medal of merit” – Italy’s most noble –in recognition of his significant contributions during his tenure.
On July 23rd, Professor and Academic Chau Van Minh, President of the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) had a working meeting with a delegation from the National Center of Space Studies of France (CNES) led by Mr. Jean-Yves Le Gall, CNES Director.
Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang’s financial gifts were handed over to authorities in the Lao provinces of Luang Prabang and Houaphanh to build cultural and educational facilities on July 22.
The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) has held a conference to look back at the ties forged between Vietnam and other countries in the first six months of this year.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung asked the Honorary General Consul of Vietnam in the Republic of Korea’s Busan-Gyeongnam region to continue with efforts to boost all-around cooperation between Busan and Vietnamese localities, during a reception in Hanoi on July 21.
President Truong Tan Sang on July 21 met with astronaut of the former Soviet Union Viktor Vasilyevich Gorbatko, who together with Vietnamese astronaut Pham Tuan made a successful flight into space 35 years ago.
During a working visit to Laos from July 19th-21st, a delegation from the Vietnam’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) led by Minister Cao Duc Phat had a meeting with a delegation from the Laos’ Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry led by Minister Vilayvanh Phomkhe.
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai on July 21st received Giles Lever, the British Ambassador to Vietnam in which the two sides discussed cooperation programs, including UK support for Vietnam in dealing with climate change.
The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) awarded an amity insignia to Li Xiaolin, head of the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, at a ceremony in Hanoi on Saturday.
An Australian woman has dedicated 20 years of her life to caring for and mentoring underprivileged children in Vietnam.