Vietnamese Professor Dam Thanh Son of the University of Chicago was recently named one the three winners of the 2018 Dirac Medal and Prize by International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP).
Vietnamese living abroad remitted around USD1.4 billion to HCM City in the first four months this year, 19.6% higher than last year’s same period.
Various activities to mark President Ho Chi Minh’s 125th birthday (May 19th) have been organized by the overseas Vietnamese community.
Vietnamese and foreign students at the Financial University (FU) under the Government of the Russian Federation in Moscow participated in an art festival “Friendship without border” on May 18th.
The Pyongyang International Women's Association (PIWA) recently organized a charity fair in Pyongyang the capital of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to raise money for charities in the country.
The 2nd communal festival was organized by the Vietnamese Liaison Committee on May 9th in the campus of the Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia to mark the 40th anniversary of Southern liberation and National reunification day (April 30th) and also the 125th anniversary of Uncle Ho’s birthday (May 19th).
The Vietnamese Student Association of the University of Ulsan in the Republic of Korea on May 10th hosted the Ulsan Sport Festival 2015 for Vietnamese students in the country to mark the 40th anniversary of the Southern liberation and National reunification day.
On behalf of the Vietnamese Embassy in Russia, Minister Counselor Nguyen Hung on May 10th presented USD5,118 to Mr. Duong Tuan Tu, representatives of the overseas Vietnamese community in Kazan to support them to overcome the difficulties caused by the market fire in March.
The Warsaw Open Table-Tennis tournament for overseas Vietnamese was held in the capital of Poland between May 2nd - 5th attracting athletes from eight countries that deemed the competition was an unquestionable success.
Over the past time, the State Commission for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs has received USD1, 415 from overseas Vietnamese in Belarus and USD2,500 Vietnam’s Office of Economics - Culture in Taipei (China) to support people and soldiers on Truong Sa island district, Khanh Hoa province.
The amount of money has been transferred to the State Commission for Overseas Vietnamese (SCOV) by Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Hung, a staff of the Vietnamese Embassy in Spain.
On May 2nd, a requiem was held to commemorate heroic martyrs and international friends who sacrificed their lives for the sacred sovereignty of Vietnam in Moscow, Russia.
Many famous Vietnamese and overseas Vietnamese artists gathered at a special musical gala in Berlin on May 2nd to raise fund to support the school construction for children in Triet hamlet, Lak district, Dak Lak province.
Vu Danh Viet, the student from the University of Engineering and Technology under the Vietnam National University- VNU Hanoi has been chosen as the ambassador to represent Vietnam to attend the FameLab International Final under Cheltenham Science Festival in the UK in June.
On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of South liberation and National reunification day (April 30th), overseas Vietnamese have organized various activities to mark the important events.
The Vietnamese Youth Association in Switzerland was established in the city of Lausanne on April 26th with the support of the Vietnamese Embassy in Bern and the Mission of Vietnam to the UN and the Organization of Trade World Trade (WTO) and other international organizations in Geneva.
The Vietnam Film Day and a photo exhibition about Vietnam’s sea and islands opened in Italy’s capital of Rome on April 21st, on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Southern liberation and National reunification day.