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A taste of Vietnam in Russiaicon
VIETNAM & WORLD11/04/20210

A taste of Vietnam in Russia

If you are in Russia and are dying for an authentic taste of Vietnam, with “pho” and “bia hoi”, head to one of the 14 restaurants named ‘Uncle Ho’ around the country.

 
Japan court upholds life term for murderer of Vietnamese girlicon

Japan court upholds life term for murderer of Vietnamese girl

VIETNAM & WORLD
24/03/2021

A Japanese court on March 23 upheld a life sentence for Yasumasa Shibuya over the 2017 murder of a 9-year-old Vietnamese girl named Le Thi Nhat Linh.

Young woman devotes career to wildlife protectionicon

Young woman devotes career to wildlife protection

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
20/03/2021

Studying in the UK, Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Thao had many opportunities to choose a job with a high salary. She, however, decided to go to Africa to take part in wildlife protection programmes and returned to Vietnam with many dreams.

Books promote love for Vietnamese language among expats in Europeicon

Books promote love for Vietnamese language among expats in Europe

VIETNAM & WORLD
18/03/2021

Since late 2020, online stores selling Vietnamese books have bloomed in many European countries including Finland, Sweden, Demark, France, Germany and Belgium.

Vietnamese kids in the UK make greeting cards for the elderlyicon

Vietnamese kids in the UK make greeting cards for the elderly

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
11/03/2021

Vietnamese children in the UK are bringing smiles to the faces of the elderly with 1,000 handmade greeting cards as part of the 'Cards for the Elderly' campaign.

Remote classes a winner for yoga teachericon

Remote classes a winner for yoga teacher

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
04/03/2021

Ha My Yoga was founded by yoga teacher Le Ha My and specialises in teaching beginners the basics of the spiritual discipline and how to avoid injuries in those less-than-limber early days.

A Vietnamese man with huge love for Russiaicon

A Vietnamese man with huge love for Russia

VIETNAM & WORLD
22/02/2021

Duong Chi Kien, chairman of Golden Age Group, received the "Golden Lion" award from the Committee for External Relations of St. Petersburg

A man’s vision of building Vietnamese brand in Czech Republicicon

A man’s vision of building Vietnamese brand in Czech Republic

VIETNAM & WORLD
19/02/2021

Now in his 30’s after living and working in the Czech Republic for many years, Luong Hai Long has long made a dream of building a brand exclusively for the Vietnamese community in the Central European country a reality.

Vietnamese across the world celebrate traditional Lunar New Yearicon

Vietnamese across the world celebrate traditional Lunar New Year

SOCIETY
12/02/2021

Overseas Vietnamese (OVs) across the world celebrate the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday in different forms due to the impacts of COVID-19.

Diplomatic agencies in Australia, Italy, Russia hold Tet gatherings with OVsicon

Diplomatic agencies in Australia, Italy, Russia hold Tet gatherings with OVs

VIETNAM & WORLD
09/02/2021

The Vietnamese Embassies in Australia and Italy and the Vietnamese Consulate General in Vladivostok, Russia, held gatherings with the local Vietnamese communities ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) Festival on February 7.

Vietnam’s $15.7 billion remittances 9th highest globallyicon

Vietnam’s $15.7 billion remittances 9th highest globally

BUSINESS
25/01/2021

Inward remittances to Vietnam topped US$15.7 billion last year, the ninth highest in the world.

Vietnamese in Czech Republic have high hopes for 13th National Party Congressicon

Vietnamese in Czech Republic have high hopes for 13th National Party Congress

VIETNAM & WORLD
21/01/2021

As the 13th National Party Congress is approaching, Vietnamese people in the Czech Republic have expressed high expectations for the once-in-five-years event.

Online music project helping connect Vietnamese community in Malaysiaicon

Online music project helping connect Vietnamese community in Malaysia

VIETNAM & WORLD
03/01/2021

An online music project developed by the Vietnamese community in Malaysia officially launched its first product – the song “Hello Vietnam”, expressing the hope for a bright New Year 2021.

“Uncle Ho’s soldiers” in Russiaicon

“Uncle Ho’s soldiers” in Russia

VIETNAM & WORLD
28/12/2020

The Vietnamese community in Russia has a close attachment to the homeland. Founded in the 1990s, most were sent to study or work in the country, while a few have now served in its military. 

Free language classes offered to Vietnamese citizens in Laosicon

Free language classes offered to Vietnamese citizens in Laos

VIETNAM & WORLD
24/12/2020

A course providing free Vietnamese, Lao, and English language classes for Vietnamese expatriates in Laos opened at the Phat Tich Pagoda in the Lao capital Vientiane on December 22.

Society of Vietnamese intellectuals in UK set upicon

Society of Vietnamese intellectuals in UK set up

VIETNAM & WORLD
20/12/2020

A society of Vietnamese intellectuals in the UK and Ireland (VIS-UK) was established during a virtual inaugural conference held on December 19.

Vietnamese company in Australia active in charity activities amid COVID-19icon

Vietnamese company in Australia active in charity activities amid COVID-19

VIETNAM & WORLD
14/12/2020

Master Poultry Group Pty Ltd (MPG) - a Vietnamese-owned business in Australia, is very active in charity activities, especially its support to the Vietnamese community and local people amid difficulties posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Paint Vietnam in London, a self-taught painter puts nostalgy on the wallsicon

Paint Vietnam in London, a self-taught painter puts nostalgy on the walls

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
10/12/2020

A triptych of three large oil on canvas paintings adorning Viet Rest restaurant in London has become a new magnet to bring Vietnamese living in the UK capital city together.