The Vietnamese Embassy in Japan held a ceremony on December 10 to honor Chairman of the Overseas Vietnamese Association in Japan Tran Ngoc Phuc and Professor Tran Van Tho who had received the host country’s noble awards.
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.
An overseas Vietnamese delegation from around the world visited Uncle Ho’s hometown in Kim Lien relic, Nam Dan district, central province of Nghe An.
Chau Thanh Vu has become one of the 33 candidates winning full five-year doctoral scholarship (USD79,000/year) at US's Harvard University.
Ms. Pham Thanh Xuan, Standing Member of the Executive Committee of the Overseas Vietnamese Association in Russia, has been awarded the Silver Pigeon Award of the International Council on Social Prizes under Russia’s International Union of "World Community Leader" Social Organizations.
Vietnam joined the International Tea and Ornamental Plant Festival at the Agricultural Exhibition Center in the city of Nitra, in the Republic of Slovakia on April 16th-19th.
The first ever wedding of a young Vietnamese couple, Tran Xuan Nghia, Head of Business Strategy Department and Nguyen Thi Loan from the Administration Department of Movitel company, an investment project of Viettel Group has taken place in the East African country, Mozambique.
On the occasion of the great festival in 2015 and 65 years of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and the Russian Federation, Vietnamese students from Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) have organized a program themed "Hello Vietnam" to promote the country and people of Vietnam and exchange among students.
Vietnamese gastronomy has recently been displayed in Greece’s capital city of Athens during a ceremony to introduce a range of foreign foods held by the diplomatic corps in Athens, the Vietnamese Embassy in Greece has reported.
An exhibition of paintings about Vietnam opened on April 11th in the city of Baerum, Norway, in the presence of a large number of art lovers, representatives of the Council of Baerum, the Diplomatic Corps of Oslo and the Norweigan Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
On the occasion of a working visit to Cambodia, Politburo member, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee Le Thanh Hai visited the Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia and presented gifts to overseas Vietnamese in the country.
The Vietnam Women’s Union (VWU) has officially launched a website on Vietnamese women living abroad at address http://pnvnnuocngoai.vn with the aim of providing useful information to them.
On April 8th, the Asia-Pacific Ladies Friendship Society (ALFS) organized the 2015 Asian-Pacific charitable fair to raise funds for international charities and disaster relief.
Deputy Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), Pham Thu Hang, on April 7th said that nineteen Vietnamese workers were currently in Yemen but in safe areas distant from the battleground.
An exchange program on the art of Quan Ho singing was organized on April 5th at the trade center Olomoucka 65 in Brno city, the Republic of Czech.
The Argentina-Vietnam Cultural Institute (ICAV) and Cuba-Argentina Friendship House screened a famous Vietnamese film, "The Abandoned Field" in Buenos Aires capital on April 5th to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the South liberation and National reunification day (April 30th, 1975 - April 30th, 2015).
A “relief design” competition of President Ho Chi Minh has been launched at the University of Sussex to celebrate his relationship with the port town of Newhaven, in Sussex County in the South East England as well as contribute to the friendly relationships between Vietnam and the United Kingdom (UK).