Vietnamese young masters win medals at Asian champs

Vietnamese young masters earned four silver medals at the Asian Youth Chess Championships in Uzbekistan on April 10.

Vietnam, EU set to implement FTA in early 2018

The European Union and Vietnam are set to implement their bilateral free trade agreement in early 2018.

Greetings from abroad on Vietnam’s National Day

Vietnam’s Party, State, National Assembly and Government leaders have received more greetings from other countries on the occasion of the 71st National Day.

Vietnam wins first Olympic gold medal in history

Hoang Xuan Vinh has made history when he secured a gold in the men’s 10m air pistol event at the Rio Olympics on August 6, becoming the first Vietnamese to win an Olympic gold medal.

Vietnamese students talk science at Seoul conference

The third conference of young Vietnamese scientists took place in Chung-Ang University, Seoul on May 29, attracting 100 young intellectuals and scientists from universities and research institutes across the Republic of Korea (RoK).

Vietnamese students fight cancer at top international science fair

Two Vietnamese students were awarded third prizes for developing an agent that can destroy certain types of cancer cells at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) in Arizona that ran from May 8 to 13.

Vietnamese education highlighted in Western Australia

A recent workshop was held in Perth city in the state of Western Australia on November 15 with a focus on the education system of Vietnam.

Over 5 million Vietnamese to benefit from new WB sanitation project

More than 5 million people living in the poorest rural and mountainous areas of Vietnam are expected to benefit from improved access to sanitation and water supply, thanks to a US$200 million credit approved on November 12 by the World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors.

Vietnamese youth set sail on voyage to 5 countries

Twenty-nine young students have embarked upon a two-month cultural journey across Southeast Asia and Japan as part of the – Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Program (SSEAYP).

Deputy FM learns about Australia’s largest Vietnamese community

Deputy Foreign Minister and Chairman of the State Committee on Overseas Vietnamese Affairs (COVA) Vu Hong Nam paid a visit to Australia from October 29–November 1 to learn firsthand about the Vietnamese community in the country.

Vietnam’s ethnic culture highlighted at Hong Kong festival

On November 1, a Vietnamese delegation gave a music and dance performance opening the 2015 Asian Ethnic Cultural Performance in TsimShaTsui of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China.

President Sang meets new foreign diplomats

On October 19, President Truong Tan Sang received new ambassadors and representatives from international organizations from Belgium, Finland, Switzerland, Iceland, Iran and the EU.

Vietnam Day makes impression at Milan Expo 2015

Traditional music performances during the Vietnam Day at the Expo Milan 2015 in Italy on October 17 have made impression on guests and visitors.

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