The Vietnamese Embassy in South Africa on September 3 hosted a ceremony to celebrate the 66 th anniversary of August Revolution and National Day.

Addressing the ceremony, Ambassador Nguyen Manh Hung highlighted the great achievements that Vietnam made in its cause of socio-economic and cultural development to improve the people’s living and conditions as well as establish Vietnam ’s position in the international arena.

Hung reviewed the relations between Vietnam and South Africa , saying that the recent political, economic and trade cooperation between the two countries has seen new development steps.

On the occasion, the Vietnamese Consulate General in Hong Kong and Macau also held a get-together with Vietnamese peoples who are living and working in Macau. /.