Hannah Nguyen is a national reporter at Vietnam Times, covering Friendship and Overseas Vietnamese. She acquired Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations in Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam and has three year experience working in the journalism field.
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Seven memoranda of understanding (MoUs) were signed between Government of India and four southern Provinces of Vietnam — Ben Tre, Hau Giang, Kien Giang and Tien Giang — at a ceremony held on September 23 in Can Tho city to implement India’s development assistance for water resource management projects in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta Region.
The Brighter Path Girls’ Club, jointly implemented by the VinaCapital Foundation and Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund, has officially been launched in Thai Nguyen province with the participation of 60 female students from the Vietnam Northern Upland High School and Thai Nguyen Boarding School for Ethnic Minorities.
British Consul-General in Ho Chi Minh City Emily Hamblin on September 22 presented her credentials to and received the Letter of Exequatur from Director General Vu Viet Anh of the Consular Department at the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, officially beginning her posting in Vietnam.
The National Congress of the Vietnam Peace Committee (VPC) for the 2020-2025 tenure elected the Presidium for the 2020-2025 tenure with 50 members, led by National Assembly Vice Chairman Uong Chu Luu.
The event on the implementation of the project “Strengthening the flood forecasting and warning system in Vietnam”, funded by the Italian Cooperation Aid and deployed by Italian company CAE, took place in Nha Trang.
In response to the five-year campaign to End Physical Violence against Children at Home and School launched by World Vision Vietnam in 2017, Thanh Hoa province's Department of Foreign Affairs and World Vision Vietnam recently kicked off the “Hope in Class – Ending Violence against Children at School” project.
Finishing one month earlier than estimated, the new Nguyen Binh Khiem secondary school in Tinh Bien district of the Mekong Delta province of An Giang, just opened to welcome students just in time for the new school year.
Recently, the Ambassadors to Ukraine of Vietnam, Malaysia, and Indonesia held a meeting at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv to discuss the establishment of an ASEAN Centre at the university.
The Center for Adaptive Capacity Building (CAB), in cooperation with the local authorities presented some essential items to 300 waste pickers at the Khanh Son landfill, Lien Chieu district, the central city of Da Nang, the epicenter of the country’s largest coronavirus outbreak.
Nearly 50 volunteers, mostly young Vietnamese expatriates in France cooperated with the French Vietnam Dioxin Association (Collectif Vietnam Dioxine) hosted an online programme garnering support for Vietnamese Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Romania held a photo exhibition in Bucharest on September 18 to introduce the history, people and nation of Vietnam on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day (September 2).
This activity is part of an integrated response funded by Japan to assist Vietnamese people in COVID-19 prevention and control.
As many as 41 teams, 12 countries, hundreds of sponsors from all over the world and more than AUD 95,000 raised to give disadvantaged youth a brighter future.
More than USD 138,600 were raised by Saigon Children’s Charity (saigonchildren) during its famous Saigon Summer Ball held on September 12-17, its Chairman David Appleton annouced.
The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organizations (HUFO) together with representatives of the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in the city and the RoK's National Unification Advisory Council organized a ceremony to hand over 40 bicycles to studious students from difficult background in Nha Be District.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Kang Kyung-wha shared the understanding on the need to introduce a special entry procedure for businesspeople travelling between the two countries.
Two Vietnamese trainees have gone missing after Super Typhoon Haishen swept through Kyushu Island, southwest of Japan. The body of one trainee was found on the riverbank three kilometres downstream from where the mudslide occurred, the Japanese broadcaster NHK reported.
The central city of Da Nang and Czech Republic’s Brno city have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) aiming to boost bilateral friendship, comprehensive partnership and mutual understanding; and open cooperation opportunities in investment, tourism, high-tech industry, and innovative urban development, among other fields.
Vietnam's affirmation of its sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) islands has been conveyed consistently, Vietnamnews reported, citing foreign ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on September 17.
The UN Women Vietnam, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) recently delivered a total grant VND 3.1 billion (USD 133,000) in cash to more than 3,500 vulnerable people from 800 households in Tran Van Thoi district, Ca Mau province.