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Vietnamese in Laos celebrate the Buddha’s 2563rd birthdayicon

Vietnamese in Laos celebrate the Buddha’s 2563rd birthday

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A ceremony was held at Bang Long Pagoda in Vientiane, Laos, on May 21 to mark the Buddha’s 2563rd birthday, with the participation of hundreds of Buddhist monks, nuns, and followers from the Vietnamese community in the country.  
Story of Vietnamese bamboo raft traveling across Pacific

Story of Vietnamese bamboo raft traveling across Pacific

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Dendrocalamus barbatus (family of bamboo) in the North Central province of Thanh Hoa is famous and fishermen of the region have been using it for a long time to build rafts for fishing near shore.
Intellectuals mark Vietnam Science, Technology Day in Sydney

Intellectuals mark Vietnam Science, Technology Day in Sydney

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The Vietnam Science and Technology Day was marked with a ceremony held in Sydney, Australia, on May 18.  
Book on President Ho Chi Minh published in Thailand

Book on President Ho Chi Minh published in Thailand

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Thailand’s Lampang Rajabhat University has published a book on President Ho Chi Minh in Vietnamese and Thai languages, praising the late leader’s morals and vision.  
President Ho Chi Minh’s spiritual heritage highlighted in Russia

President Ho Chi Minh’s spiritual heritage highlighted in Russia

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A symposium on President Ho Chi Minh’s spiritual heritage was held in the city on May 17 on the occasion of his 129th birthday and 50 years of implementing his testament.    
Embassy Day promotes Vietnam-Germany cooperation in innovation, startups

Embassy Day promotes Vietnam-Germany cooperation in innovation, startups

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Recommendations to promote innovation and the startup ecosystem in Vietnam were highlighted at a workshop held by the Vietnamese Embassy in Germany on May 15.  
President Ho Chi Minh’s 129th birthday marked in Egypt

President Ho Chi Minh’s 129th birthday marked in Egypt

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The Vietnamese Embassy in Egypt on May 16 held a ceremony to mark the 129th birthday of President Ho Chi Minh (May 19).  
Book on Vietnam-Egypt ties debuts in Arabic language

Book on Vietnam-Egypt ties debuts in Arabic language

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A book on the 55th anniversary of the Vietnam-Egypt friendship in the Arabic language was launched at a ceremony held at the Embassy of Vietnam in Egypt on May 16.  
Lao ministry celebrates Dien Bien Phu Victory

Lao ministry celebrates Dien Bien Phu Victory

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The Dien Bien Phu Victory which ended the French colonial rule in Vietnam (May 7, 1954) was celebrated at a conference held by the Lao Ministry of Industry and Commerce in Vientiane on May 16.  
“Destination–Vietnam” exhibition highlights Vietnam-Russia cultural ties

“Destination–Vietnam” exhibition highlights Vietnam-Russia cultural ties

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A historical document exhibition themed “Destination – Vietnam” kicked off at the Russian State Archive of Literature and Art (RGALI) in Moscow on May 15.
Vietnam Day scheduled to mark 100 years of Hamburg University

Vietnam Day scheduled to mark 100 years of Hamburg University

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The student council of languages and cultures of Southeast Asia will organise a Vietnam day to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the University of Hamburg (1919-2019).  
Football tourney connects Vietnamese community in Japan

Football tourney connects Vietnamese community in Japan

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The FAVIJA Tokai Cup 2019 for Vietnamese people living in Japan’s Tokai region took place in Aichi Prefecture on May 12.  
Vietnam Festival 2019 to be held in Tokyo in June

Vietnam Festival 2019 to be held in Tokyo in June

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The Vietnam Festival 2019 is scheduled to take place at Yoyogi park in Tokyo from June 8-9.  
ADMM-Plus security exercise in Singapore concludes

ADMM-Plus security exercise in Singapore concludes

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Vietnamese escort warship 016-Quang Trung has completed its participation at the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus maritime security field training exercise, which concluded in Singapore on May 12.  
Mytel becomes third biggest telecoms operator in Myanmar

Mytel becomes third biggest telecoms operator in Myanmar

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Mytel, Viettel’s mobile company in Myanmar, has become the third largest telecommunication operator in the country after nearly a year of operations.