Second congress of Vietnamese Students in Australia held in Canberra
The second congress of the Vietnamese Students in Australia (SVAU) was held in Canberra on August 6 to review its operation in the 2020-2022 period and work out directions for the 2022 – 2024 period.
Work starts on welcome gate on overseas Vietnamese road in Thailand
The construction of a Vietnam welcome gate on an overseas Vietnamese road in Nong Khai province, northeastern Thailand, has begun.
Vietnam promotes cooperation with Russia’s Omsk city
Vietnam's Consul General in Ekaterinburg Dinh Van Dong on August 4 met and worked with Omsk City Mayor Sergey Shelest to discuss measures to strengthen economic, cultural and business cooperation.
Vietnam-Warsaw Cultural Festival 2022 brings water puppetry art to Polish friends
The Vietnam-Warsaw Cultural Festival 2022 will be organized by the Central District of Warsaw city in collaboration with the Overseas Vietnamese Association and the Vietnamese Embassy in Poland on August 27.
September 8 becomes annual day for honouring Vietnamese language
September 8 will become an annual day for honouring the Vietnamese language under a decision signed by Standing Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh on the approval of a project to honour Vietnamese language among the overseas Vietnamese community in the 2023-2030 period.
Vietnam and Argentina strengthen cultural exchanges through musical bridges
Vietnamese Ambassador to Argentina Duong Quoc Thanh on August 3 had a meeting with Mr. Jorge Telerman, Director of Colon Theater, to discuss forms of music exchange and activities to prepare for the 50th anniversary of Vietnam – Argentina diplomatic relations in 2023.
Vietnam's image and culture introduced at Canada’s Fusion Festival
Vietnam has participated in the 15th Fusion Festival, held in Surrey city in British Columbia of Canada, contributing to honoring the image and culture of Vietnam in the eyes of Canadian friends and the world.
230 gifts presented to Vietnamese and Cambodian people in difficult circumstances in Kampot province
The Consulate General of Vietnam in Sihanoukville, in collaboration with the Executive Committee of the Khmer - Vietnam Association in Kampot province, recently presented 230 gifts to families and children of Vietnamese and Cambodian with difficult circumstances in Cambodia’s Kampot province.
Khmer-Vietnam primary school in Cambodia - symbol of friendship between Dong Thap and Prey Veng
Ms. Vu Thi Bich Ngoc, wife of the Vietnamese Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son, and spouses of the Vietnamese Ambassador and diplomats to Cambodia on August 2, visited and presented gifts to students of the Khmer-Vietnam friendship primary school in Prey Veng province.
Obstetrics clinic inaugurated by Level-2 Field Hospital No. 4
The Vietnam Department for Peacekeeping Operations said that Vietnam’s Level-2 Field Hospital No. 4, which perform duties at the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) in Bentiu, has inaugurated an obstetrics clinic.
Exchange held for young overseas Vietnamese, soldiers from Naval Region 4
Officers, soldiers of Naval Region 4 High Command and 126 overseas Vietnamese (OV) students and youngsters joining the Vietnam Summer Camp 2022 participated in an exchange held on July 31.
Embassy supports Vietnamese citizens drowned in Thailand
The Vietnamese Embassy in Thailand has swiftly contacted and provided necessary information about legal procedures to relatives of two Vietnamese citizens who drowned to death in Phuket Island in the morning July 31.
Vietnamese in RoK launch writing contest on special bilateral ties
A writing contest on relations between the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Vietnam has been launched by the Association of Vietnamese Communities in Korea (AVCK).
Vietnam boosts cooperation with Cuba’s province
Ambassador Le Thanh Tung and staff of the Vietnamese Embassy in Cuba on July 29 had a business trip to Pinar del Río province at the westernmost tip of Cuba to open up more potential for cooperation.
Nguyen Du bilingual school in Laos contributes to fostering Vietnam – Laos relations
Secretary of the Party Central Committee and President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Do Van Chien on July 28 visited and presented gifts to Nguyen Du Lao-Vietnamese bilingual school in Vientiane during his official visit to Laos.
Forum on study in France takes place in four big cities
The 17th Forum on study in France 2022, which is co-organized by Campus France Vietnam and the Union of Vietnamese Students in France (UEVF), took place in Hanoi on July 28, Hue and Danang on July 29 and Ho Chi Minh City on July 30.
3.16 billion USD of remittances sent to HCMC in 6 months
Remittances to Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) reached 3.16 billion USD in the January – June period of this year, down 13% compared to the same period in 2021.
Overseas Vietnamese donate three houses to poor families in Tien Giang province
The Committee on Overseas Vietnamese in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) said that it has just coordinated with the Department of Foreign Affairs of Tien Giang province to hand over three great solidarity houses in Go Cong Dong district and Go Cong town.
UAVS Career Fair 2022 held by Vietnamese students in Australia’s New South Wales
A non-profit organization representing the Vietnamese student community in New South Wales (UAVS-NSW) will organize the UAVS Career Fair 2022 on July 30.
75th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs' Day marked in France
An incense offering ceremony was held by the Vietnamese Embassy and representative agencies in France to commemorate fallen soldiers for the Fatherland on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs' Day (July 27, 1947 - July 27, 2022).
HCMC organizes summer camp for overseas Vietnamese youths
The 15th Summer Camp for young overseas Vietnamese kicked off on July 26 in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), attracting about 45 overseas Vietnamese youths aged 12-25 from countries and territories worldwide.
More Vietnamese employees sent to RoK under EPS
As many as 153 Vietnamese employees under the Employment Permit System (EPS) have been sent to the Republic of Korea (RoK) on July 26.
75th anniversary of Vietnam’s War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day marked in Germany
A meeting was recently held by Vietnamese veterans in Germany to mark the 75th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day (July 27) in Magdeburg city in Sachsen-Anhalt state of Germany.
Vietnamese young intellectuals, businesses in US called for investing in HCMC
The delegation of HCMC high-ranking officials led by Chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee Phan Van Mai recently had a meeting with Vietnamese young intellectuals and businesses during the delegation’s visit to the US.
Vietnamese is the third most spoken language in Australia
According to the latest census by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Vietnamese ranked third among the top languages used at home in Australia after Mandarin and Arabic languages, other than English.
Requiem held for fallen Vietnamese and Laotian soldiers in Laos
A requiem ceremony was recently organized by the Vietnamese community in Xieng Khouang province, in collaboration with the Xiengkhouang provincial government and the Consulate General of Vietnam in Luang Prabang, to pray for fallen Vietnamese and Lao soldiers in Laos’ Xieng Khouang province.
Overseas Vietnamese in Czech Republic praised for contributions to homeland
A ceremony was held by the Vietnamese Embassy in the Czech Republic to honour Vietnamese collectives and individuals in the Czech Republic for their outstanding contributions to the fight against COVID-19, community building and supporting flood victims in the central region of Vietnam.
Hanoi ice cream introduced in Venezuela
An event was recently organized by the Vietnamese Embassy in Venezuela in collaboration with "Heladería 1000 sabores" - an ice cream shop of 1000 flavours - in Venezuela’s Mérida state, to introduce “Hanoi Ice Cream” (Helado Ha Noi) to Venezuelan people.
Overseas Vietnamese businesses are messengers bringing Vietnamese goods to world
After over two years of being suspended by the COVID-19 pandemic, Mr. Ho Van Lam, Chairman of the Businessmen Association of Thai-Vietnam (BAOTV), had the opportunity to return to the homeland to participate in the program "Connecting overseas Vietnamese businessmen in Thailand with localities".
Vietnam Summer Camp 2022 takes place in nine localities
The Nghe An Provincial People's Committee has just issued Plan No. 460/KH-UBND on coordinating to organize the Vietnam Summer Camp 2022 for overseas Vietnamese youth and students during the time it takes place in Nghe An province.