Hired by East Germany as contract workers, Vietnamese who chose to stay in Berlin when the Wall came down gravitated to an indoor market in the city. Fellow Berliners have discovered the Dong Xuan Centre and go there for the cheap manicures and shopp
Viet kieu (Overseas Vietnamese or OV), who are intellectuals, experts and skilled workers, have been granted a tax exemption on used cars they bring to Vietnam , according to a new Government decree.
Secretary of the Party Central Committee Ha Thi Khiet met up with a Permanent Representative Vietnamese group to the United Nations and Vietnamese expats and students in New York on Thursday.
The Consulate General of Vietnam in Perth, Australia hosted a ceremony on August 5 to hoist the ASEAN flag ahead of the bloc’s 48th founding anniversary (August 10).
A football (soccer) tourney patronized by the Vietnamese Embassy in South Korea kicked off in Busan.
A summer camp joined by more than 160 expat Vietnamese youth from 21 nations and territories wrapped up on Thursday in Ho Chi Minh City.
Delegations of representative offices and expat Vietnamese communities in Laos, Germany and Cambodia have paid homage to martyrs in commemoration of the Vietnam War Invalids and Martyrs, July 27.
Two Vietnamese expats organized an exhibition featuring photos and archives on Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa (Paracel) Archipelagoes in Berlin on Sunday.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung hosted a reception on July 24 for Vietnamese-American professor Luu Le Hang who won a number of prestigious world astronomic prizes, including the Kavli Prize, considered the Nobel Prize in astrophysics.
Young overseas Vietnamese are poised to return to their home country to compete in a national singing competition that runs until next month.
One hundred and sixty Vietnamese expats on Tuesday made their way to Hue, an ASEAN City of Culture which is home to UNESCO-recognized complex of monuments, as part of their 2015 Summer Camp Vietnam.
Many expat Vietnamese students are to partake in a camp, slated to run in Berlin, Germany in mid August.
Many members of the expat Vietnamese community in Singapore took part in a recent dinner to raise funds for needy students in their home country.
The Ho Chi Minh city Committee for Overseas Vietnamese and the Ho Chi Minh City Communist Youth Union kicked off a summer camp on July 20th for expatriate youth and young people with the theme "Vietnam - My homeland".
A workshop on Vietnam with focus on the country’s Doi moi (renewal) process was held in Argentina on July 19 marking the upcoming 70th anniversaries of the August Revolution and Independent Day in the Southeast Asian country.
The Argentina - Vietnam Cultural Institute (ICAV) and Vietnam Embassy in Argentina co-organized a seminar on the Vietnam War on July 19th at the San Martin cultural-social club on the outskirts of Buenos Aires as part of activities to mark the 70th anniversary of August Revolution and Independence Day.
A group of 40 young volunteers from Hanoi are organising various social and community activities under the campaign “Hanoi youth join hands to reinforce friendship with Laos” in Xaythany district in Laos’ Vientiane capital from July 17-21.