• Vietnam - Japan Friendship Association Starts Activities to Celebrate 50-Year Ties
    Vietnam - Japan Friendship Association Starts Activities to Celebrate 50-Year Ties

    The Vietnam - Japan Friendship Association will start a series of activities to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Vietnam - Japan relations soon.

  • PeaceTrees Vietnam and VUFO Work to Enhance Vietnam - US People-to-people Relations
    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 and Chile Seek to Establish Business Council
    Vietnam and Chile Seek to Establish Business Council

    The establishment of the Vietnam-Chile Business Council; coordinating with the Chilean Embassy in Vietnam; supporting the foundation of new friendship associations in Latin America; researching and developing the plan to expand the network of partners and members are the focus of the Vietnam-Chile Friendship and Cooperation Association (VCFCA) in 2023.

  • Vietnam - Switzerland Need to Boost Exchange Among Young People
    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.

  • Seminar spotlights Vietnam - Canada cooperation in five decades
    Seminar spotlights Vietnam - Canada cooperation in five decades

    The Canada-Vietnam Friendship Society (CVFS) on January 28 organised a virtual seminar on the nations’ 50 years of diplomatic and cooperative ties (1973-2023), attracting participation of Canadian scholars, international friends, and Vietnamese expatriates.

  • Paris Peace Accords: Valuable Diplomatic Lessons
    Paris Peace Accords: Valuable Diplomatic Lessons

    The victory of the Paris Peace Accords and the Paris Conference nearly 50 years ago (January 23, 1973 - January 23, 2023) has left profound lessons, which can be studied and applied in the current foreign policy. That is the statement made by many experts and scientists at the scientific seminar "50 years of Paris Peace Accords" taking place on November 29, 2022 in Hanoi.

  • Exhibition spotlights Paris Conference 50 years ago
    Exhibition spotlights Paris Conference 50 years ago

    More than 200 documents, photos and objects featuring the Paris negotiations for the signing of an agreement on ending the war and restoring peace in Vietnam (Paris Peace Accords) 50 years ago are being displayed in Hanoi.

  • Vietnam gathering momentum for sustainable development: Party leader
    Vietnam gathering momentum for sustainable development: Party leader

    Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has highlighted Vietnam’s achievements in 2022 and their impacts on the country's growth in 2023.

  • PM speaks of major tasks to raise labourers’ material, spiritual life
    PM speaks of major tasks to raise labourers’ material, spiritual life

    Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh outlined main tasks to improve the material and spiritual life of labourers at a meeting on coordination between the Government and the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) in Hanoi on February 1.

  • Video: Vietnamese Tet inspires foreigners
    Video: Vietnamese Tet inspires foreigners

    An Asian countries like Vietnam, the Lunar New Year (or Tet Nguyen Dan in Vietnamese) has been a special occasion for thousands of generations. It is a time when everyone wants to return home to welcome in the new year with their families. For foreigners in Vietnam for the first time, Tet is truly a new and intriguing experience.

  • VUFO President Sets New Emulation Goals for 2023
    VUFO President Sets New Emulation Goals for 2023

    "In 2023, Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) aims to improve the effectiveness of people-to-people diplomacy activities to achieve the country's socio-economic development goals," said VUFO President Nguyen Phuong Nga at a meeting with officers and staff at the beginning of the Lunar New Year 2023 on January 27, in Hanoi.

  • Electronic firms continue to shift investment to Vietnam
    Electronic firms continue to shift investment to Vietnam

    In continuation of moving their production hubs, this year many of the giants in the world of technology and electronics have announced business expansion plans in Vietnam.

  • Vietnam attends international seminar on East Sea in Moscow
    Vietnam attends international seminar on East Sea in Moscow

    A delegation of the Vietnam Lawyers Association (VLA) led by its Vice President and General Secretary Tran Cong Phan attended an international seminar on the East Sea held in Moscow, Russia, on November 22.

  • East Sea conference highlights peace, recovery
    East Sea conference highlights peace, recovery

    The 14th international conference on the East Sea, themed ‘Peaceful Sea-Solid Recovery’, convened in the central city of Da Nang on November 16, with the participation of nearly 40 speakers from close to 20 nations worldwide.

  • ASEAN, China working on second draft of COC
    ASEAN, China working on second draft of COC

    The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China are now working on the second draft of the Code of Conduct in the East Sea (COC), according to the bloc’s Secretary General Lim Jock Hoi.

  • ASEAN, China wish to early adopt Code of Conduct in East Sea: spokesperson
    ASEAN, China wish to early adopt Code of Conduct in East Sea: spokesperson

    The joint working group of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China held their 37th meeting on the implementation of the Declaration of Conduct of Parties in the East Sea (DOC) in Cambodia on October 1-3, according to Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.