• Rotary Club of Bangkok brings fresh water to Bac Giang’s children
    Rotary Club of Bangkok brings fresh water to Bac Giang’s children

    Representatives of the Rotary Club of Bangkok (RCB) on August 8th handed over two water purification systems with a total value of VND 36.5 million to the Kindergarten of Viet Lap commune, Tan Yen district, Bac Giang province.

  • Operation Smile giving children the chance to smile
    Operation Smile giving children the chance to smile

    In August, the non-Governmental Organization Operation Smile Vietnam continue bringing smiles to the face of those children born with facial deformities in Hai Phong.

  • AFC Dream Asia Awards to FFAV
    AFC Dream Asia Awards to FFAV

    “Football for All in Vietnam” (FFAV) is honored to receive the Dream Asia Awards 2017 by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in the NGO and Individual Category.

  • BioTrade initiative to develop natural ingredient sector in vietnam financed by seco
    BioTrade initiative to develop natural ingredient sector in vietnam financed by seco

    Hanoi, 20 June 2017 - The BioTrade SECO project organized the Vietnam Project Launching Ceremony of the Regional BioTrade Project South East Asia. The new project is financed by the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), a Swiss Government Agency, and implemented in Vietnam by HELVETES Vietnam, a Swiss-based, international Non-Government Organization. The total funding of the project for Vietnam, Laos and Myanmar is USD 4.9 million. Fund allocation for Vietnam component and Vietnam PMU is USD 2.7 million from 2017 to the end of 2020.

  • Celebrating 91st birthday and 65th reign of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II in Ho Chi Minh city
    Celebrating  91st birthday and 65th reign of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II in Ho Chi Minh city

    The celebration of Queen Elizabeth II’s 91st birthday and 65th reign was held by Union of Friendship Organizations and the Viet Nam – United Kingdom Friendship Association of Ho Chi Minh City in June 13.

  • Trương Thị Mai is new President of Vietnam – Cuba Friendship Association
    Trương Thị Mai is new President of Vietnam – Cuba Friendship Association

    (Vietpeace) On May 23th, the Vietnam – Cuba Friendship Association held a ceremony to announce the new President of the Association session 4, for the term of 2013 – 2018, Trương Thị Mai, Politburo member, Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC) and Head of the CPVCC’s Mass Mobilisation Commission.

  • VPDF delegation visits Japan
    VPDF delegation visits Japan

    (Vietpeace) A delegation of the Vietnam Peace and Development Foundation visited Japan from 17 to 21 October 2016. It had discussions with leading office-bearers of Japanese people’s organizations working in such fields as peace, nuclear disarmament, development, education, women’s advancement, agriculture, labor and trade unions, and commerce. Leaders of the International Department of the Japanese Communist Party also received the delegation.

  • Photo competition highlights Vietnam-US ties
    Photo competition highlights Vietnam-US ties

    (TĐ) An award ceremony of a photo competition on the Vietnam-US relations and about the US took place in Hanoi on July 3rd.