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Appointment decision presented to Vietnam’s Honorary Consul to Switzerlandicon

Appointment decision presented to Vietnam’s Honorary Consul to Switzerland

icon22/10/2021
Vietnamese Ambassador to Switzerland Le Linh Lan on October 21 presented a decision to officially appoint Dr. Philipp Rosler - former Deputy Prime Minister of Germany, as the first ever Honorary Consul of Vietnam to Switzerland.
Vietnam Day in Switzerland 2021 promotes bilateral relations

Vietnam Day in Switzerland 2021 promotes bilateral relations

VIETNAM & WORLDicon11/10/2021
The Vietnamese Embassy in Switzerland hosted Vietnam Day in Switzerland 2021 in an online format on October 9 to commemorate 50 years of diplomacy between the two countries.
Vietnamese-Belgian painter uses wavelength prints to depict life in Vietnam

Vietnamese-Belgian painter uses wavelength prints to depict life in Vietnam

VIETNAM & WORLDicon06/10/2021
Vietnamese-Belgian artist Thy Nguyen Truong Minh opened his solo exhibition in Brussels on October 4, displaying artworks depicting life in Vietnam.
Cuban journalist Marta Rojas – Vietnam’s close friend passes away

Cuban journalist Marta Rojas – Vietnam’s close friend passes away

VIETNAM & WORLDicon05/10/2021
Cuban journalist and writer Marta Rojas, a close friend of Vietnam who had witnessed the country’s struggle for national defence passed away on October 3. ​
Vietnam called for ASEAN unity, centrality in face of 'increasingly fierce and profound' strategic competition

Vietnam called for ASEAN unity, centrality in face of 'increasingly fierce and profound' strategic competition

VIETNAM & WORLDicon05/10/2021
Vietnamese foreign minister Bui Thanh Son said growing strategic competition between major powers has left huge implications on the region, and ASEAN needs to be watchful of developments and strengthen its unity and central role.
Vietnam urges respect for, full implementation of Chemical Weapons Convention

Vietnam urges respect for, full implementation of Chemical Weapons Convention

VIETNAM & WORLDicon05/10/2021
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) convened a meeting on October 4 to review the implementation of Resolution 2118, issued in 2013, on the issue of chemical weapons in Syria.
Vietnam supports equitable COVID-19 vaccine distribution, human rights protection

Vietnam supports equitable COVID-19 vaccine distribution, human rights protection

VIETNAM & WORLDicon04/10/2021
Vietnam has underlined the need to enhance global solidarity, promote the production and equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccine at a reasonable cost in a timely and universal manner across the world.
2021 Vietnam Days in Switzerland to promote can’t-miss landscapes of Vietnam

2021 Vietnam Days in Switzerland to promote can’t-miss landscapes of Vietnam

VIETNAM & WORLDicon02/10/2021
Vietnam’s resilience, friendliness along with beautiful landscapes and culture will be introduced at the 2021 Vietnam Days in Switzerland programme scheduled to begin on October 9.
Vietnam proposes ASEAN information exchange to fight transnational crimes

Vietnam proposes ASEAN information exchange to fight transnational crimes

VIETNAM & WORLDicon30/09/2021
Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Public Security Luong Tam Quang proposed ASEAN countries step up information exchange and experience sharing in combating transnational crimes.
Exhibition introducing Dong Son bronze culture in Switzerland

Exhibition introducing Dong Son bronze culture in Switzerland

VIETNAM & WORLDicon30/09/2021
A collection of bronze items is being on display at an exhibition that officially opened at Barbier-Mueller museum in Switzerland on September 28.
Vietnam calls on Somali to create conditions for women to engage in political activities

Vietnam calls on Somali to create conditions for women to engage in political activities

VIETNAM & WORLDicon29/09/2021
Vietnam has called on Somalia to create favourable conditions for women to engage in political activities and ensure a 30 percent rate of legislative seats for women.
Vietnam Film Week to be held at the Expo 2020 Dubai

Vietnam Film Week to be held at the Expo 2020 Dubai

VIETNAM & WORLDicon29/09/2021
Vietnam Film Week will take place at the Expo 2020 Dubai from December 30, 2021, to January 5, 2022, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Vietnam Day in Switzerland 2021 bound for October

Vietnam Day in Switzerland 2021 bound for October

VIETNAM & WORLDicon25/09/2021
Vietnam Day in Switzerland 2021 is scheduled to take place on October 9, aiming to introduce the image of a modern Vietnam imbued with a rich cultural identity and showcase its culinary arts to Swiss and European audiences.
Vietnam to attend 17th International Book Fair of Venezuela as guest of honor

Vietnam to attend 17th International Book Fair of Venezuela as guest of honor

VIETNAM & WORLDicon26/09/2021
President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro has invited Vietnam to attend the 17th International Book Fair of Venezuela (FILVEN 2021) as a guest of honor.
Vietnam wants to become food innovation hub in the region: President

Vietnam wants to become food innovation hub in the region: President

POLITICSicon24/09/2021
Vietnam hopes to become a food innovation hub in the region, President Nguyen Xuan Phuc said in his message sent to the United Nations (UN) Food Systems Summit held in New York on September 23 (local time).
Vietnam always backs UN’s central role: President

Vietnam always backs UN’s central role: President

POLITICSicon22/09/2021
Vietnam values and supports the central role of the United Nations (UN) in the global governance system to respond to today's common challenges and wishes to promote all-round cooperation with the organisation,