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Viet Expats in Czech Republic - "A Bridge of Friendship, Connecting Two Peoples"
The statement was made by Jan Batosek, Deputy Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic, in the meeting with Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, President of the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) in Hanoi on May 23.
Book About Vietnam's Route to Socialism Introduced to International Friends
"Theory and Practice of Socialism in Vietnam," a book by General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, is published in 7 foreign languages, including English, Chinese, Laotian, Russian, French, Spanish, and Dutch, on May 19.
Friends of Project RENEW to Expand Operation Sphere in Vietnam
Phan Anh Son, Vice President, General Secretary of the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) met with Bob Frank, Chairman of Friends of Project RENEW (FPR) and Chuck Searcy, member of FPR's Director Board in Hanoi on May 12.
Sister of Slain American Soldier Learns Forgiveness, Peace in Vietnam
Susan Warner-Bean, sister of David Howard Warner, a US Marine who died in Hue in the battle of Mau Than Uprising (1968), talked about how her family overcame pain and opened their hearts to foster peace.
Facing the World to Conduct 40.000 More Craniofacial Operations For Vietnamese Patients
At the meeting with Phan Anh Son, Vice President - General Secretary of the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) on April 25 in Hanoi, Katrin Kandel, CEO of Facing the World (FTW) ) said the organization set a goal to support Vietnam to perform 40,000 surgeries of maxillofacial deformity in the next 5 years.
Oxfam to Continue Accompanying Vietnam in Development Process
The statement was made by John Samuel, Asia's Regional Director of Oxfam Novib in a meeting with Phan Anh Son, Vice President, General Secretary of the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) on April 18.
Vietnam-Brazil People-to-people Has Ample Potentials to Develop
Nguyen Phuong Nga, President of the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) met with Marco Farani, Brazilian Ambassador to Vietnam in Hanoi on April 7. During the meeting, she said the bilateral relations between Vietnam and Brazil have abundant opportunities to develop. VUFO and the Brazilian Embassy will cooperate to promote activities to consolidate the two people's cooperation.
"When I want to understand Vietnam a little more, I refer to the alumni"
The statement was made by H.E. Marc Knapper while attending the reception to celebrate 10 years of US-Vietnam's comprehensive partnership, held by the Vietnam-US Alumni Club in Hanoi on April 5.
Vietnam and Australia Hold Opportunities to Cooperate in People-to-people Relations
Phan Anh Son, Vice President and General Secretary of the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations had a meeting with the leaders of the Australia-ASEAN Council in Hanoi on March 24. According to their discussion, Vietnam and Australia have the potential to cooperate in many fields such as digital transformation, smart agriculture, community health, family doctor, education, science, and art creation.
Vietnam - UAE still Have Big Potential to Boost Cultural and Language Exchanges
The statement was made by the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Vietnam Bader Abdulla Almatrooshi during a meeting with the President of the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) Nguyen Phuong Nga in Hanoi on March 22.
Vietnamese workers in Romania Appreciated for Diligence and Cleverness
Romania needs about 100,000 foreign workers, while Vietnamese workers in Romania are known for their industriousness and cleverness, which are favored by employers. This is a favorable condition for the two countries to further cooperate in labor, said Mihai Condescu, Chairman of the Romanian - Vietnam Friendship Association "Lotus" during a meeting with Ho Quang Loi, President of the Vietnam - Romania Friendship Association in Hanoi on Feb. 27.
Vietnam Receives Nearly USD 224 Million in Aid from INGOs in 2022
Nearly USD 224 million in aid was given to Vietnam in the following areas: solving social problems, health care, and socio-economic development. This is one of the outstanding results of international non-governmental organization (INGOs) work in 2022, which was acknowledged at the meeting to review INGOs work in 2022 and discuss the 2023 direction and tasks held by the Committee for Foreign Non-governmental Organisation Affairs (COMINGO) in Hanoi on Feb. 17.
Ample Potentials for Vietnam-Iran Cooperation and People-to-people Exchange
On the evening of February 9, in Hanoi, the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Vietnam celebrated the 44th anniversary of Iran's Revolution (February 11, 1979-February 11, 2023) and the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Iran and Vietnam (August 4, 1973 - August 4, 2023). Speaking at the ceremony, delegates highlighted the positive and potential developments in the friendship, cooperation, and people-to-people exchanges between the two countries.
PeaceTrees Vietnam and VUFO Work to Enhance Vietnam - US People-to-people Relations
On January 4, in Hanoi, Vietnam - US Society (VUS) met with PeaceTrees Vietnam (PTVN) delegation led by Jerilyn Brusseau, PTVN's Co-Founder and President. Bui The Giang, VUS Vice President, and Bui Van Nghi, Head of VUFO's Americas Department, VUS General Secretary hosted the delegation.
Vietnam - Switzerland Need to Boost Exchange Among Young People
The topic was discussed between Nguyen Thi Thu Giang, Head of the European Department, Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO), and Marius Kach, Member of the Executive Committee of the Swiss-Vietnam Friendship Association, Member of the Leadership Board, Swiss Labor Party, Founding Member of the Swiss Communist Youth at a meeting on December 27 in Hanoi.
Vietnam - Inspirational Model at UNDP
On December 20, in Hanoi, President of the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) Nguyen Phuong Nga received Ramla Khalidi - Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Vietnam.
37 Foreign NGOs Honored for Valuable Contributions to Vietnam's Development
On December 22, in Hanoi, the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) awarded 7 Certificates of Merit from the Prime Minister and 30 Certificates of Merit from VUFO Presidium to 37 INGOs that have made positive contributions to Vietnam's economy, social and security development and Covid-19 prevention.
UAE - Vietnam to Coordinate to Hold People-to-people Activities in 2023
Hosting a reception for Abdulla Alhameli, Charge d'Affaires of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on December 20 in Hanoi, Nguyen Phuong Nga, President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) said there were many ways to strengthen the friendship and cooperation between Vietnam and the UAE.
Three Potential Areas To Promote Vietnam - South Africa's People-to-people Exchanges
During a meeting with the President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) Nguyen Phuong Nga on Dec. 14, in Hanoi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of South Africa to Vietnam Vuyiswa Tulelo said to promote people-to-people exchanges between Vietnam and South Africa, the two countries should focus on three potential areas: coal trade, education, and heritage introduction.
Vietnam, Japan Work Together in Training Young footballers
17:29 | 02/06/2023
German Journalist Publishes Book about Resistance War of Vietnamese
16:04 | 02/06/2023
Vietnam Festival in Tokyo to Underway This Weekend
16:03 | 02/06/2023