PM offers incense to martyrs in Quang Nam Society

PM offers incense to martyrs in Quang Nam

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc offered incense to war heroes at a temple on Que mountain, the central province of Quang Nam, on July 27, marking the 72nd anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day (July 27).
Campaign launched to collect belongings of Vietnamese, US veterans Society

Campaign launched to collect belongings of Vietnamese, US veterans

A campaign was launched in Hanoi on July 12 calling for donation of belongings and documents related to Vietnamese and US war veterans, as part of the activities to mark the 24th anniversary of the normalization of the Vietnam – US diplomatic relations (July 12, 1995 – 2019).
Exhibition spotlights Ho Chi Minh Trail Society

Exhibition spotlights Ho Chi Minh Trail

The Political Department of Military Zone 5 opened an exhibition on the Ho Chi Minh Trail at the zone’s museum on May 16, on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the legendary Ho Chi Minh Trail, also known as Truong Son Trail.
Vietnam honours US woman for Agent Orange relief work Society

Vietnam honours US woman for Agent Orange relief work

President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisatoins (VUFO) Nguyen Phuong Nga on April 16 presented the Friendship Order, a notable distinction of the Vietnamese State, to Executive Director of the War Legacies Project (WLP) Susan Marie Hammond.
Friendship Order presented to German friends Politics

Friendship Order presented to German friends

Minister of Planning and Investment and Chairman of the Vietnam – Germany Friendship Association Nguyen Chi Dung on March 17 presented gifts and Friendship Order of the Vietnamese State to German individuals and organisations who contributed to bilateral traditional friendship and cooperation.
“The 2 Sides Project” documentary screened in Hanoi Society

“The 2 Sides Project” documentary screened in Hanoi

“The 2 Sides Project”, a feature documentary that follows the journey in Vietnam of six US sons and daughters, who had all lost their fathers during the war in the Southeast Asian country, was screened in Hanoi on November 27.
Vietnam pays attention to institutionalising gender equality Society

Vietnam pays attention to institutionalising gender equality

Vietnam is paying more and more attention to institutionalising gender equality and women empowerment, said Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh at a plenary session of the second Eurasian Women’s Forum in Saint Petersburg of Russia on September 20.
NA Chairwoman visits National Archives Centre Politics

NA Chairwoman visits National Archives Centre

Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on July 25 visited the National Archives Centre No.3 in Hanoi where about 72,000 old personal documents and items of those who served in the southern battlefield from 1959-1975 are being kept.