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
An Ao dai (traditional long dress) show of designer Thuan Viet performed by Vietnamese – American students studying and living in the US was organize at American History of Natural History in New York on May 24th.
The Vietnamese Student Association in the Republic of Korea (VSAK) held its fifth congress (term 2015-2017) on May 24th, in order to review achievements and outline tasks for the next two years.
A special art program themed “Singing from the city named after President Ho Chi Minh” took place in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK), on May 24th.
The State Commission for Overseas Vietnamese (SCOV) has received EUR1,125 of overseas Vietnamese in Spain and staff working at the Vietnamese Embassy in Spain to support people and soldiers, who are on duty on Truong Sa island district.
"Vietnam Experience" was organized by the Vietnamese Embassy, the Overseas Vietnamese Association in Czech Republic and the Town Hall of Prague district 3 in Praha on May 21st.
An annual concert to raise funds for Vietnamese students was organized by the Companion Fund on May 21st in Paris, France with the participation of Vietnamese and French pianists.
Representatives of the program "Raising funds for the homeland’s sea and islands" in Germany presented Canoe CQ-01 worth EUR110,000 collected from overseas Vietnamese in Germany to the High Command of Navy in Hai Phong city on May 20th.
Vietnamese people in the Republic of Korea, Singapore, Thailand and Japan have organized various activities to celebrate the 125th birthday of President Ho Chi Minh (May 19th).
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.