Under the sponsorship of the Switzerland-Vietnam Association (SVA), Binh Minh School, the first Vietnamese language teaching school in Switzerland, was established in 2017.
The Vietnamese Consulate General in the Lao province of Savannakhet on May 18th held an incense offering ceremony at President Ho Chi Minh Memorial House in Sayaphoum village, Kaysone Phomvihane township, to celebrate the late leader’s 128th birth anniversary (May 19th).
Vietnamese designer Do Trinh Hoai Nam recently brought his latest fashion collection to an Ao dai festival in the U.S.
India’s Institute of Social Sciences inaugurated its Centre for Vietnam Studies on May 15th in New Delhi.
A Vietnamese language class opened at the Embassy of Vietnam in Algeria’s capital city of Algiers on May 12, meeting the demand to learn the language and explore Vietnamese culture of students in Algiers and neighboring localities.
Members of the “For Beloved Hoang Sa – Truong Sa” club met Vietnamese nationals in Melbourne city, the Australian state of Victoria on May 14 on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of Gac Ma (Johnson South) naval battle.
Vietnamese Ao dai (traditional long dress)’s glamour was brought closer to international friends through an international cultural week held in Mexico on May 11th-19th.
The Vietnamese and Cuban Embassies in Argentina held an exchange programme in Buenos Aires on May 12th, aiming to help enhance the friendship and close-knit ties between the two nations.
An exhibition showcasing paintings by a Vietnamese artist is being organised for the first time in Algeria from May 13th-14th by the Vietnamese Embassy in the country in collaboration with the Algerian Ministry of Culture.
Vietnamese special dishes received appraisals from visitors to a culinary and cultural festival in Prague 6 district in the Czech Republic on May 12th.
Vietnamese Ambassador to Cuba Nguyen Trung Thanh has talked about Vietnam’s development orientations and experience at a recent talk at Cuba’s National Defence College.
The Embassy of Vietnam in South Africa kicked off a painting exhibition in Pretoria on May 8th, drawing a large number of visitors from foreign embassies, international organisations and art lovers in the country.
Vietnamese students has held a two-day festival in the southern Italy city of Palermo, which attracted more than 100 participants.
(VNF) - Ninh Duc Hoang Long, a Vietnamese student who is pursuing master degree at Hungary’s Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, recently won the first prize at the 10th Simandy Jozsef International Singing Competition in Hungary.
A programme entitled “Vietnam Days in Myanmar” kicked off on May 7th, featuring a wide range of cultural activities and art performances, photo and handicraft exhibitions, fashion shows, and workshops connecting enterprises from the two countries.
(VNF) – Dr. Duong Quang Trung, a young scientist from Hoi An town, Quang Nam province was the winner of the prestigious Newton Prize 2017. His project on wireless communication was inspired by the aspiration to enhance sustainability in disaster-stricken locality like his homeland.
(VNF) – The music festival themed “Mother tongue, my love” (Tôi yêu tiếng nước tôi) will be held from July 20-22 in Udon Thani province of Thailand, according to the Vietnam Association For Right Protection of Music Performing Artists (APPA).