President Tran Dai Quang on January 13 attended a flag hoisting ceremony on the summit of the Fansipan Mountain in the northern province of Lao Cai and the inauguration of a flagpole on the “Roof of Indochina.”
A conference on enhancing partnership between Vietnamese localities and Canada took place in Hanoi on January 16, gathering 200 government officials, business delegates and representatives of Canadian non-governmental organisations.
The National Fund for Vietnamese Children (NFVC) raised more than 100 billion VND from 40 individuals, organisations, businesses and philanthropists at home and abroad at a televised gala in Hanoi on January 14.
About 1,000 Vietnamese expatriates and students in Singapore attended a gathering on January 14 to celebrate the approaching Lunar New Year.
Marksman and Olympic winner Hoang Xuan Vinh is all set to take part in the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup, which will start on February 22 in India.
PANO – The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre will welcome tourists to the Royal Palace from 6pm to 10pm daily, starting from the second quarter of 2017.
The ASEAN needs to strengthen its position and role in Italy in the coming time, stated Vietnamese Ambassador to Italy Cao Chinh Thien.
PANO – At the invitation of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, with his spouse and a Japanese high-ranking delegation, officially visits Vietnam from January 16 to 17, 2017.