More aid coming to flood-hit residents Society

More aid coming to flood-hit residents

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man on November 5 received nearly 12 billion VND (roughly 518,800 USD) donated by overseas Vietnamese for flood victims in the central region.
HCM City leaders meet overseas Vietnamese Society

HCM City leaders meet overseas Vietnamese

Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen on October 29 met overseas Vietnamese attending a conference collecting their opinions on digital transformation and overcoming COVID-19 impacts for economic development.
Businesses explore cooperation opportunities under EVFTA Business

Businesses explore cooperation opportunities under EVFTA

Nearly 150 businesses in Hanoi, Binh Phuoc, Ho Chi Minh City and Europe were brought together at an online forum on July 29 to get the latest updates on cooperation opportunities to be presented by the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).
Medical supplies for Vietnamese in Europe to cope with COVID-19 Society

Medical supplies for Vietnamese in Europe to cope with COVID-19

The State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a ceremony in Hanoi on May 8 to receive medical supplies from the Flamingo Holding Group to assist overseas Vietnamese in Russia, the UK, and France fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19: Vietnam prioritises citizen protection Society

COVID-19: Vietnam prioritises citizen protection

Vietnam is giving priority to citizen protection despite an array of difficulties caused by COVID-19, Deputy Foreign Minister and Chairman of the State Committee on Oversease Vietnamese Affairs Dang Minh Khoi affirmed in a recent interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency.
Vietnamese communities abroad join hands in COVID-19 fight Society

Vietnamese communities abroad join hands in COVID-19 fight

Vietnamese communities abroad have actively joined hands in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in the homeland by contributing financial assistance, and medical supplies and equipment, according to Vice Chairman of the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs Luong Thanh Nghi.
OVs in Poland present face masks to Vinh Phuc province Society

OVs in Poland present face masks to Vinh Phuc province

The State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs joined hands with the Vietnamese Association in Poland to present 16,000 face masks to the northern province of Vinh Phuc on February 14, amid the acute respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Homeland Spring 2020 to be held on January 18 Society

Homeland Spring 2020 to be held on January 18

The Homeland Spring festival, an annual gathering of Vietnamese living across the world to celebrate the traditional lunar new year festival in Vietnam, is set to take place on January 18 next year.
Diplomatic sector launches emulation movement for 2020 Politics

Diplomatic sector launches emulation movement for 2020

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on December 23 launched an emulation movement for the Foreign Ministry to fuffil heavy tasks during Vietnam’s Chair of ASEAN in 2020 and non-permanent membership of the UN Security Council during the 2020-2021 tenure.
Remittances to Vietnam to further rise in 2019 Business

Remittances to Vietnam to further rise in 2019

Remittances to Vietnam are likely to further increase in 2019 because overseas Vietnamese people believe in the stability of the economy and see better investment opportunities, economist Nguyen Tri Hieu said.
Vietnam, Canada enhance parliamentary cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Canada enhance parliamentary cooperation

A delegation of the Vietnamese National Assembly led by Nguyen Thanh Hai, head of the NA’s Ombudsman Committee and Chairwoman of the Vietnam-Canada Friendship Association, has paid a working visit to Canada.