Over 1,400 unexploded ordnances (UXOs) left from the war were safely moved from two underground pits in the central province of Quang Tri, said the Mines Advisory Group (MAG) on Aug 14.
Ho Chi Minh City is an active and hospitable place, France’s President François Hollande assessed during his stay in the southern hub as part of his official visit to Vietnam from September 6 to 7
Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee Dinh La Thang received French President Francois Hollande on September 7th.
In September 5th, the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organizations (HUFO) cooperation with the city’s Vietnam–Malaysia Friendship Association (HVMFA) organized a ceremony to mark the 59th anniversary of the Malaysia's National Day (August 31st, 1957 - 2016) in Ho Chi Minh city.
Over 800 representatives from Vietnamese and French localities, organizations and enterprises, as well as scientists, will attend the 10th cooperation conference between Vietnamese and French localities in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho from September 14th-16th.
At the invitation of Ukrainian Embassy, Minister of Vietnam Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien and officials, representatives of foreign embassies in Vietnam took park in the International Friendship Exchange event to celebrate of the 25th Ukrainian Independence Day at Melia Hotel on September 5th.
At the headquarters of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO), Vietnam – Ukraine Friendship Association (VUFA) held a friendship exchange event to celebrate of the 25th Ukrainian Independence Day (August 24th, 1991 - 2016) in Hanoi on August 30th.
Senior Lieutenant-General Nguyen Chi Vinh, Party Central Committee member and Deputy Minister of National Defence, led a delegation from the ministry to pay a working visit to the United Kingdom from September 5th-7th.
Sorlandet, the oldest fully-rigged ship in operation of Norway, docked Khanh Hoi port in Ho Chi Minh City on August 30th as part of activities marking 45 years since Vietnam and Norway set up diplomatic ties.
On August 30th, at the headquarters of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO), Chairman of VUFO Vu Xuan Hong had a cordial meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Malaysia Mohd Khalid Bin Zamruni.
French President François Hollande will pay an official visit to Vietnam on September 5-7. He is the third French president to visit Vietnam after Francois Mitterrand in 1993 and Jacques Chirac in 1997 and 2004.
On 27th August, Vietnam- Uzbekistan Friendship Association (VUFA) held friendly exchange to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Independence day of Uzbekistan, the 71st anniversary of Independence day of Vietnam and the 20th founding anniversary of VUFA
On August 25th, at the headquarters of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO), VUFO President Vu Xuan Hong cordially received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of the Philippines in Vietnam Noel Servigon.
The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organizations (HUFO), the Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam - Hungary Friendship Association (VHFA) and Hungarian Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City co-hosted a ceremony in the city to celebrate Hungary’s National Day.
An exhibition featuring President Ho Chi Minh and the Vietnamese-French friendship opens at the Ho Chi Minh Museum in Hanoi on August 18th.
Vice President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) Don Tuan Phong received a US delegation led by Chairman of the US Foundation for Humanity (FFH) Rennie Davis in Hanoi on August 15th.
On August 10th, outgoing Canadian Ambassador to Vietnam David Devine was awarded with the insignia “For Peace and Friendship among Nations” in recognition of his contributions to enhancing the two countries’ relations.