Overseas Vietnamese in China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region gathered to welcome Lunar New Year (Tet) at a celebration held by the Vietnamese Consulate General in Hong Kong and Macau on January 20.
Major milestones in the Vietnam-Russia Friendship Association’s development over the past 65 years were reviewed at a ceremony in Hanoi on May 23rd.
(VNF) - The Green One UN House (GOUNH) is the first building in Viet Nam to be awarded a provisional Gold Lotus Rating from the Viet Nam Green Building Council.
Vietnam will exert every effort to intensify result-oriented cooperation with the United Nations, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said at a meeting with visiting UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in Hanoi on May 22nd.
The Japan-Viet Nam Friendship Association has recently organized a ceremony to mark the association’s 60th founding anniversary ahead of its 61st national congress in Tokyo.
A Vietnamese interdisciplinary delegation on May 20th worked with the South African Ministry of Environment and relevant agencies to review the cooperation between the two countries in terms of conservation.
On May 17th, the launching ceremony of the “Red Tourism Route – Following Uncle Ho’s footsteps” and the Vietnam – China people’s friendship festival were held in Fangchenggang city in China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.
On May 16th, to celebrate the 65th Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Russia, the Danang Union of Friendship Organizations (DAFO) and the Vietnam-Russia Friendship Association cooperated with related agencies to hold a Vietnamese-Russian Cultural Exchange in Da Nang at the Trung Vuong Theater.
A delegation from the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) led by its Chairman Vu Xuan Hong will tour destinations that the late President Ho Chi Minh once travelled through across Guangxi, China from May 17th-22nd.
(VNF) - The sister cities disaster preparedness program was launched in Vietnam on May 15th by the US Agency for International Development (USAID) and its partner, Peace Winds America.
The 2015 Vietnam Festival is scheduled to take place in Yoyogi park in Tokyo, Japan on June 13th-14th, as heard a press conference in the city on May 13th.
Vietnamese Ambassador to Greece Tran Thi Ha Phuong on May 13th worked with Ms Elena Koutoura, Greek Minister of Tourism to promote tourism cooperation between Vietnam and Greece.
State President Truong Tan Sang met with Chairman of the Communist Party of the Czech Republic and Moravia Vojtech Filip in Prague on May 12th, saying the warm relations between the two peoples have moved bilateral cooperation forward over the past 65 years.
Singapore is willing to share its experience in detecting, handling and preventing corruption with Vietnam , Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc was told at working sessions with Singaporean officials.
Vietnam once again requests China to immediately end its construction and expansion on reef islands belonging to Vietnam in the East Sea, stated Foreign Ministry Spokesman Le Hai Binh on May 8th.
During her working visit to the second largest Greek city of Thessaloniki in the centre of Macedonian region from May 7th-9th, Vietnamese Ambassador to Greece Tran Thi Ha Phuong suggested that Greece’s Thessaloniki city, an economic and cultural hub of the country, should be twinned with Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh city.
In the central city of Hue, on May 4th, French Ambassador to Vietnam Jean Noel Poirier presented the National Order of Merit and the Order of Academic Palms to two individuals in the city for their contribution to bringing the French culture to central Vietnam.