Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has urged Vietnamese expats in Japan to continue uphold their role as bridges, contributing to helping Vietnamese enterprises promote exports.
(VNF) – Tran Anh Hung is presently the most globally acclaimed director of Vietnamese descent. His films have won him international praise and awards, including a “Golden Lion” (best film at the Venice Film Festival), a “César” (best first film) and an “Academy Award nomination” for best foreign film.
(VNF) – The year 2018 brings about lots of good news when representatives of Vietnam are designated as the holders of an important position in the international arena. On this occasion, The World and Vietnam has conducted an interview with an insider, the Vietnamese Ambassador to Switzerland, Pham Hai Bang.
(VNF) – The 2nd class Labour Order was conferred to the Embassy of Vietnam in India on March 4 by President Tran Dai Quang.
Thousands of Vietnamese fled to Cambodia during war time, and remain officially stateless.
A get-together was held in Bologna city, Italy, on February 25 to celebrate the Lunar New Year with various traditional cultural activities imbued with Vietnam’s identity.
(VNF) - The Vietnamese traditional martial arts Son Long Quyen Thuat league made its debut in Algiers, Algeria on February 24.
(VNF) - With significant contribution in reinforcing the international friendship and charitable work in Vietnam, recently, Ms. Pierrette Lamorlette, a Vietnamese French woman who has been living and working in Khanh Hoa province in many years, was selected as one of the 90 outstanding overseas Vietnamese to attend the “Homeland Spring 2018 – Bright future of Vietnam” held by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
To make a name for oneself in a foreign country is no mean feat, but to do that in Japan, that too in the early seventies and eighties, takes extraordinary resolve and perseverance, qualities that Tran Ngoc Phuc has displayed in ample measure.
The beauty of Vietnamese people and natural landscapes are under spotlight at the spring festival which is taking place in Odessa city, Ukraine, as part of activities to kick off the Vietnamese Culture Year in the East European nation.
Taiwan News – A photo of two young men sharing one seat on an overcrowded train to yield the other seat to two toddlers went viral and touched hearts of Taiwanese netizens.
Vietnamese people in the Czech Republic are seeking ways to preserve the collection of books and documents about Vietnam left by late Czech linguistic professor Ivo Vasilijev, an expert on Vietnamese studies and a friend with great love for the country.
(VNF) – Vietnam was elected as Chair of the Group of Francophone Ambassadors (GAF) in Switzerland in 2018 during the 8th meeting of the group in Bern on February 19.
Nhan Dan reporters Dinh Truong and Manh Thang recap the thoughts and emotions of Overseas Vietnamese, who returned home to join the 'Xuan Que Huong' 2018 (Homeland Spring 2018) programme.
Many Vietnamese expatriates in France have chosen pagodas in Paris suburbs to visit during the very first days of the lunar New Year (Tet), an age-old tradition of Vietnamese people.
The third Vietnamese street food festival themed “Tet Viet” is taking place at the Hanoi-Moscow Trade Center in Russia from February 16-18.
Over the past few years, several Vietnamese American intellectuals have quietly built the bridges of love, hope, reconciliation and peace between the two countries through literature and culture. Of the intellectuals, Phan Thi Ngoc Chan and Nguyen Ba Chung have made great contributions to making Vietnamese literary works popular in the U.S.