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9/18/2018 8:00:57 AM

Saigonchildren raises USD 200,000 for disadvantaged children

On September 15th, Saigon Children’s Charity (Saigonchildren) held their signature event, the Saigon Summer Ball, raising more than USD 200,000 for educational development activities for disadvantaged children across Vietnam.

  • Vietnam-Japan festival hosted in HCM City

    Vietnam-Japan festival hosted in HCM City

    Public: 9/17/2018 8:54:05 AM

    A Vietnam-Japan Festival was held by the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) and the city of the Vietnam-Japan Friendship Association in Ho Chi Minh City on September 16 to mark the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-Japan diplomatic relations.

  • Plan International striving to increase girls and young women's presence in the Fourth Industrial Evolution

    Plan International striving to increase girls and young women's presence in the Fourth Industrial Evolution

    Public: 9/14/2018 10:27:21 AM

    Plan International will continue to work with the Vietnamese Government so girls and young women can unleash their full potential, said Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen, Plan International CEO and co-chair at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in ASEAN 2018 during a visit to the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) on September 13.

  • Friendship trees planted at Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia border T-junction

    Friendship trees planted at Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia border T-junction

    Public: 9/13/2018 6:46:39 AM

    Competent forces of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia are planting friendship trees at the Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia border T-junction.

  • Vietnam-Japan and Japan-Vietnam Special Ambassador Ryotaro Sugi visits Hanoi Birla Village

    Vietnam-Japan and Japan-Vietnam Special Ambassador Ryotaro Sugi visits Hanoi Birla Village

    Public: 9/11/2018 8:30:13 PM

    The Vietnam-Japan Special Friendship Ambassador, Ryotaro Sugi and his spouse, Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Kunio Umeda, and Japanese artists visited Vietnamese children from Birla Children's Village in Hanoi on September 10.

  • Party chief hails role of Hungary-Vietnam Friendship Association

    Party chief hails role of Hungary-Vietnam Friendship Association

    Public: 9/11/2018 10:54:17 AM

    The Hungary-Vietnam Friendship Association has made significant contributions to nurturing and developing the friendship and cooperation between the two countries, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong has said.

  • Slovak Constitution Day marked in HCM City

    Slovak Constitution Day marked in HCM City

    Public: 9/10/2018 3:59:08 PM

    A grand meeting was held by the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) and the city of the Vietnam-Slovakia Friendship Association (VSFA HCM City) on September 9 to mark the 26th anniversary of Slovak Constitution Day (September 1, 1992-2018).

  • Denmark in your eyes 2018: Painting competition for children kicks off

    Denmark in your eyes 2018: Painting competition for children kicks off

    Public: 9/10/2018 10:24:25 AM

    Denmark in Your Eyes, an annual art contest to celebrate Vienam - Denmark strong and vibrant diplomatic relations, starts accepting entries from Vietnamese school-children nationwide.

  • Hanoi: Cultural exchange marks Vietnam – Japan relation anniversary

    Hanoi: Cultural exchange marks Vietnam – Japan relation anniversary

    Public: 9/9/2018 8:57:36 AM

    The Hanoi chapter of the Vietnam – Japan Friendship Association held a cultural exchange event in the capital city on September 8 to mark the 45th anniversary of the establishment of the Vietnam – Japan diplomatic relations (September 21, 1973 – 2018).

  • Ukraine’s Independence Day celebrated in Hanoi

    Ukraine’s Independence Day celebrated in Hanoi

    Public: 9/8/2018 12:55:21 PM

    The Ukrainian Embassy in Vietnam held a reception to celebrate of the 27th anniversary of Ukraine’s Independence Day (August 24th, 1991 - 2018) in Hanoi on September 7.

  • ChildFund Pass It Back: Healthy development of children through sports

    ChildFund Pass It Back: Healthy development of children through sports

    Public: 9/8/2018 10:21:32 AM

    World Rugby and ChildFund on September 5 launched a major international partnership to change children’s lives through the transformative power of sport.

  • Vietnam Culture Week set to kick off in Cambodia this month

    Vietnam Culture Week set to kick off in Cambodia this month

    Public: 9/8/2018 9:00:06 AM

    The Vietnamese Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) will coordinate with the Cambodian Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts to organize a Vietnamese Culture Week in Phnom Penh and Battambang from September 10-15.

  • Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties marked in Vinh Long

    Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties marked in Vinh Long

    Public: 9/7/2018 10:02:59 AM

    The Union of Friendship Organisations of Vinh Long and the Japanese Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City organised a ceremony in the Mekong Delta province on September 6 to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties (September 21, 1973-2018).

  • Lao Freedom Order presented to Vietnamese officials

    Lao Freedom Order presented to Vietnamese officials

    Public: 9/5/2018 7:38:49 AM

    Chairman of the Lao Front for National Construction (LFNC)’s Central Committee Saysomphone Phomvihane, authorised by the Lao President and Prime Minister, has presented the Freedom Order (Issara) to leaders of some Vietnamese agencies in recognition of their contributions to enhancing the traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the two countries.

  • Cuba marks 45 years since Fidel’s historical visit to Vietnam

    Cuba marks 45 years since Fidel’s historical visit to Vietnam

    Public: 9/5/2018 7:24:25 AM

    A ceremony was held at President Ho Chi Minh statue in the Cuban capital city of Havana on September 3 to kick-start a series of activities in celebration of the 45th anniversary of Cuban leader Fidel Castro’s historical visit to Vietnam in September 1973.

  • Beautiful hearts in Pusan

    Beautiful hearts in Pusan

    Public: 8/31/2018 11:45:37 PM

    Pusan is the biggest harbor city of Korea. It has long been well-know worldwide as the home to many magnificent beaches and spectacular cliffs. Beyond marvellous natural landscape, the beauty of Pusan, in many Vietnamese people’s heart, is felt in an intangible perspective: friendship and humanity.

  • COPI presents stationeries to students in Vinh Long

    COPI presents stationeries to students in Vinh Long

    Public: 8/31/2018 10:50:50 PM

    Children of Peace International (COPI) in Vietnam recently presented 10,000 writing tablets as new school year gifts to 500 students in Vinh Long province.

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