A series of awareness raising events for children and parents on natural disaster risk reduction and child drowning prevention was held last week at schools in Quang Ngai province.
On August 2nd in Hanoi, Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) Don Tuan Phong welcomed new Indonesian Ambassador to Vietnam, Mr. Ibnu Hadi.
On August 2nd, the 40th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam – Thailand held by People’s Committee of Dong Nai province took place in Bien Hoa, Dong Nai.
The Vietnamese Embassy in France on July 28th held a ceremony to present first prize of the second National Award on External Information Services, to French journalist and director Daniel Roussel for his documentary film entitled “documentary film.”
“Thailand cultural days in Vietnam 2016” will take place from July 27th – August 1st in Hanoi and Quang Ninh province.
On July 25th, a delegation of Vietnam’s high-ranking leaders from the Party and State laid a wreath at the Lao Embassy in Hanoi to commemorate Saman Vignaket, former Politburo member, former Chairman of the Lao National Assembly, and former Head of the Steering Committee for Ideology, Theory and Culture of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party Central Committee.
The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO), in collaboration with Vietnam – Belgium Friendship Association and Embassy of Belgium in Vietnam, held a celebration of the 185th Belgian Independence Day in Hanoi, July 21.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung on July 21st received Viraphonh Viravong, Lao Deputy Minister of Energy and Mines, who is on a visit to Vietnam to discuss ways to increase cooperation in energy with Vietnam, especially the production and transmission of electricity between the two countries.
Standing Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Ngo Thi Thanh Hang expressed her pleasure with the increasingly strong cooperation between Hanoi and Rome, as well as between Vietnam and Italy, adding that she hoped the cooperation would be further reinforced in the future.
The Vietnam – Russia Friendship Association of Dong Nai province held its first congress for the 2016-2021 tenure on July 18th.
(VNF) - This year is the third time in which the Nelson Mandela International Day is organised and celebrated in the absence of the great iconic leader, who demonstrated through perseverance and principle, that each and every one of us has the ability to change the world through self-sacrifice and action.
The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations held a launch ceremony, introducing the Institute for international studies and public diplomacy on July 18th.
On July 12th in Hanoi, the People’s Aid Coordination Committees (PACCOM) under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) and the Committee for Foreign non-governmental organization affairs granted an operation certificate for Aomori Social Welfare Group (Aomori).
July 12th in Hanoi, Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) in cooperation with Romanian Chamber of Commerce and the Romanian Embassy in Vietnam, held the Vietnam – Romania Business Forum.
During his visit to Vietnam, Romanian Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos visited the northern province of Quang Ninh on July 13th.
(VNF) - On the morning of July 12th , the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) and Vietnam – Philippines Friendship Association (VPFA) solemnly celebrated the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the Republic of the Philippines (July 12th 1976 – July 12th 2016).
The 2016 Vietnam-Laos Youth Friendship Meeting officially took place on July 6 in Savannakhet province in Laos, with the attendance of numerous outstanding youths from the two countries.