The ASEAN Family Day 2018 was held in Turkey on November 10 with a view to fortifying traditional friendship and collaboration between nations in the bloc as well as with the host country.
Tran Ngoc Phuc, Chairman of the Overseas Vietnamese Association in Japan, has been awarded Japan’s Order of the Rising Sun, Silver Rays.
Many of the Vietnamese artists, who have claimed global fame for classical music, like violinist Bui Cong Duy, pianists Dang Thai Son and Luu Hong Quang, have returned home for projects to share the love for chamber music with local audience.
The 14th Vietnamese Students’ Festival was recently held at Soongsil University, Seoul, drawing the participation of over 1,000 students from across Korea.
According to the Consulate-General in Ekaterinburg city (Russia), five months since the Vietnamese language course for overseas youth was kick started, the students' capabilities have been improved greatly.
The first Vietnamese restaurant in Dhaka, the capital city of Bangladesh was recently opened.
A Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Monument was inaugurated in Kep, the capital city of Cambodia’s Kep province on October 20, which is the 11th of its kind built under the direction of Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen and his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse had a warm meeting with the Vietnam Embassy’s staff and Vietnamese expatriates in Austria right after arriving in the European country on October 14.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia organised a tribute-paying ceremony for former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC) Do Muoi on October 4-5.
The Vietnamese Government on October 2 decided to offer US$100,000 in aid relief to help the Indonesian Government and people overcome consequences of recent earthquakes and tsunami.
Vietnamese Ambassador to Ukraine Nguyen Anh Tuan has been granted with the Order of the Rule of Law and Justice by the Kiev-based World Jurist Alliance (WJA) in recognition of his contributions to the two countries’ relations and the development of Ukraine.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Indonesia is taking action to soon bring 10 Vietnamese students out of Palu, which was hit by a strong earthquake and tsunami on September 28, to Jakarta.
According to the Vietnam News, no Vietnamese has been reported dead or missing in Palu city, Sulawesi province, after strong earthquakes and tsunami occurred in Indonesia on September 28.
The Vietnamese community in Spain as well as more than 60 Spanish officials and friends have paid homage to President Tran Dai Quang at the Vietnamese Embassy in Madrid.
To Professor Tran Van Tho, each time he leaves Tokyo for Hanoi, he always says “I am coming back to Hanoi”, like he is going home. The same saying is applied for the other way round. “I am heading back to Tokyo”, because the capital city of Japan is where he has spent half a century to work, study and live.
81 former Vietnamese teachers in Thailan recently paid tribute to the grave site of General Vo Nguyen Giap in Vung Chua, Quang Binh, as the beginning of their visit to homeland in 2018.
Vietnamese Embassies in foreign countries on September 26 held ceremonies and opened the book of condolences for President Tran Dai Quang.