Australia Day celebrated in Ho Chi Minh City Politics

Australia Day celebrated in Ho Chi Minh City

A get-together was held in Ho Chi Minh City on January 22 by the HCM City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) to celebrate the 231st anniversary of Australia Day (January 26, showing the friendship and solidarity between the city’s people and their Australian counterparts.
Australia announces application for 2018-2019 DAP Society

Australia announces application for 2018-2019 DAP

The Australian Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City announced on August 20 that it has opened applications for the grants round for the 2018-2019 Direct Aid Programme (DAP), which is dedicated to projects in provinces and cities from Da Nang southwards.
Australia boosts relations with Southeast Asian countries World

Australia boosts relations with Southeast Asian countries

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop is visiting Timor-Leste, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia from July 29 to August 7 to reaffirm her country’s commitment to remaining a leading partner to its regional neighbours in Southeast Asia.
 Australia launches bridge photo contest Society

Australia launches bridge photo contest

The Australian Consulate General in HCM City has launched a photo competition celebrating the My Thuan bridge and its benefits to Mekong Delta communities over the past 15 years.
 Australian aid opens for applications Society

Australian aid opens for applications

About 355,000 AUD from the Australian Government’s Direct Aid Programme (DAP) are expected to be channelled into charitable and development projects in southern and central regions through 2016.
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Australia help protect vulnerable communities

Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr announced on March 27 that Australia will support a partnership between Australian and Vietnamese climate scientists to better understand and cope with the impact of climate change.