(CPV) - Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc signed Decisions appointing two additional Vice Heads to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. According to Decision 1599/QD-TTg (dated August 16th, 2016), the PM appointed Mr Nguyen Ba Hung, Head of the Americas Department (under Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam) cum Head of Vietnam Office for Seeking Missing Persons (VNOSMP) as Vice Minister for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Mr Ba Hung was born 1961 in Central Ha Tinh province. In July 2011, he was appointed by the State President Truong Tan Sang to the rank of Ambassador, and then was appointed as Consul General of Vietnam in San Francisco. While Mr Nguyen Quoc Dung, 52, holding a Master's degree in International Studies, has been Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh’s assistant, and Head of Personnel and Organisation Department (under Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam), was appointed as Vice Minister for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs by Decision 1618/QD-TTg, dated August … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has two additional Vice Heads
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CPV- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is set to kick off a project on December 8, 2008 to empower talented women employed in Vietnam's public ministries and agencies and prepare them for future leadership roles. The "Empowerment of Women in the Public Sector in the Context of International Economic Integration" project will provide full scholarships for women working in the public sector to study graduate level courses at the University of Cambridge in the UK. The scholarships are available to qualified women who are accepted to study Masters or Doctoral programmes at the University of Cambridge between 2009 and 2012. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Cambridge Overseas Trust will provide over USD 5 million in funding for the initiative, which will give about 20 women the opportunity to study one-year Master degree courses, with a full scholarship, and around six women full scholarships for three-year Doctoral programmes. Women interested in applying to study at … [Read more...] about Joint UN- Ministry of Foreign Affairs project offers women leaders full scholarships to study at the University of Cambridge
VNGOVNet - The permanent secretary of Brunei's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Mr. Pegiran Dato Osman Patra paid a working visit to Vietnam on March 18-20. In his working session in the morning of March 19 with Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister Vũ Dũng, Mr. Osman Patra highly appreciated the significant achievements gained by Vietnam over the past time. Mentioning the bilateral ties, the two sides showed their happiness about the good evolution of the friendly and multifaceted cooperation between the two countries, through many senior visits and cooperative deals between different Vietnamese and Brunei ministries. The two sides highlighted the importance of the celebration of the 15th anniversary of the bilateral diplomatic ties (1992-2007). They agreed to co-organize practical activities to boost mutual understanding between the two peoples. Many solutions were also discussed to promote trade, investment, and cooperation in education-training, agriculture, oil and gas, … [Read more...] about Permanent Secretary of Brunei’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade embarks on working visit to VN
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.
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