BTO - Recently, People's Committee of Binh Thuan province has held the ceremony to announce and offer merit certificates of Foreign Ministry to 7 persons who are Vietnamese residing abroad. They are: Mrs. Nguyen Ngoc Xuan, Mrs Luu Thi Anh and Mrs Cao Thi An Dung (overseas Vietnamese residing in America), Mr. Vo Dinh Thang, Mrs Quach Kim Hoang Lan and Mrs Phung Kim Vy (overseas Vietnamese residing in Canada), and Mr. Hoang Son (overseas Vietnamese residing in Switzerland). These are typical overseas Vietnamese who have made excellent achievements in building and developing community, as well as organizing many activities towards the homeland in recent time. … [Read more...] about Ministry of Foreign Affairs awarded merit certificates to 7 overseas Vietnameses
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In the morning of 02 November 2010 Mr. Nguyen Van Cao, Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee chaired the reception and worked with the Delegates of the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs on SODI project led by Mr. Koppetsch, an officer of the Mine Action Program of the German Foreign Affairs. At the reception, Chairman Nguyen Van Cao appreciated the results gained by the projects of landmine clearance in Thua Thien Hue province through Germany's SODI. Since 2006 SODI has cleared unexploded mines and ordnances of about 506 ha of contaminated land in Huong Tra and Quang Dien districts. About 20,000 mines and unexploded ordnances were found and cleared. An audience of 102,875 people who have attended educational activities of mine threats prevention expressed their gladness before the undertaking to continue the assistance of mine clearance in Vietnam and they expected that the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs would take … [Read more...] about Chairman Nguyen Van Cao gave a reception to the Delegation of the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs on SODI project.
A Memorandum of Understanding on Promotion of Foreign Economic Relations was signed by the Mr. Nguyen Di Nien, Vietnamese Minister of Foreign Affairs and Mr. Huynh Nam, Chairman of the Danang People's Committee, on 15 December in Danang City. The MOU is a part of the policy "Foreign affairs for economic development" of the Vietnamese government. This is the third MOU signed between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the localities. The MOU aims to promote the efficiency in implementing the policy "Foreign affairs for economic development" of the ministry and the Vietnamese representative agencies overseas to promote the Danang foreign economic relations and the comprehensive cooperation between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Vietnamese representative agencies overseas and the Danang People's Committee. Firstly, a two-way information exchange will be enhanced, mainly in economic consultancy and foreign partners verification. In addition, the ministry will support the city … [Read more...] about Signing Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Promotion of Foreign Economic Relations between the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Danang People’s Committee
Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman Le Hai Binh, also a master and instructor in Vovinam, a traditional Vietnamese martial art, revealed that the discipline’s combination of flexibility and stiffnessare perfect for a diplomat. Around 7:00 pm on a freezing wintery day in Hanoi, nearly 200 Vovinam followers were ready for a practice session held on the campus of the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The instructor was Master Binh, who was appointed the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ spokesperson in February 2014 at the age of 37. He has been the country’s youngest diplomat to be trusted with the position thus far. Born in Hanoi, Binh moved with his family to the south-central province of Khanh Hoa when he was six. Infatuated with martial arts from a tender age, as a boy he tried multiple disciplines before beginning a lifetime bond with Vovinam. Vovinam, which enjoys an increasingly large following in over a dozen other … [Read more...] about Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman and his bond with traditional martial arts
On December 14th, the central Thua Thien – Hue provincial People’s Committee and the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism handed a document, related to the Paracel islands’ sovereignty of Vietnam in the Le dynasty, to the Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The document was kept in My Loi village, Vinh My commune, Phu Vang and Phu Loc districts. They were about a lawsuit between My Toan precinct (My Loi village) and An Bang precinct (An Bang village) in Phu Loc district at present. The document shows that in the Le dynasty (1743) the state had Hoang Sa (Paracel) group that were responsible for the management and exploitation of products in Paracel islands. This is the third document found in Thua Thien – Hue province to affirm the sovereignty of Vietnam to Paracel islands. Source: Nhan Dan … [Read more...] about Document related to Paracel islands’ sovereignty handed to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs