Neatly dressed in a black ao dai, Jean Sébastien Grill focused on each pen stroke. Bold, soft, and curvilinear handwriting gradually appears on the paper. As the first foreigner to participate in the Spring Calligraphy Fair 2023 in Ho Van (the Temple of Literature - Quoc Tu Giam, Hanoi)m he sees introducing Vietnamese culture in France as his personal mission.
Over the years, international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) have implemented meaningful projects in Vietnam, targeting women, children, and people with disabilities. Such support brings joy and better life quality to beneficiaries and helps them gain confidence, bravery, and a brighter future.
Controlling the pandemic, opening the door to welcome international guests, and quickly rebounding in the socio-economy - those are the terms to describe Vietnam in 2022. What do international friends think of Vietnam after a struggling year?
Viet's Home | January 24, 2023 | 08:52
Unions of Friendship Organizations of many provinces and cities are having specific strategies and plans for 2023. The Vietnam Times would like to introduce some of the main goals that localities set for people-to-people diplomacy work in the upcoming year.
Focus | January 23, 2023 | 10:38
The “Sowing the Seeds of Friendship” program has helped strengthen the trust, solidarity, friendship and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Cambodia, while educating the youth of the two countries on the bilateral relations, enhancing their sense of responsibility in preserving and reinforcing the long-lasting traditional solidarity and friendship between the two nations.
Friendship | January 22, 2023 | 06:13
In 2023, the focus of the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) is "People-to-people diplomacy for socio-economic development." That is the affirmation of VUFO President Nguyen Phuong Nga in an interview with the press on the occasion of the New Year 2023.
Expats in Vietnam | January 20, 2023 | 21:30
A collective of artists in Vietnam have created a two week long art exhibition, reflecting on the past twelve years through the signs of the Vietnamese Zodiac. Jason Law visited the event to speak to the people involved and check out what's on show.
Focus | January 18, 2023 | 11:56
Recently, the US travel website Travel and Leisure has honored Vietnam as the destination with the most culinary culture in Asia in the Bucket List Places in Asia in 2023.
Focus | January 15, 2023 | 10:01
Half a century has passed since the Paris Agreement on Ending the War and Restoring Peace in Vietnam (Paris Peace Accords) was signed on January 23, 1973. The significance and stature of the special diplomatic front – the Paris Conference on Vietnam, notably people-to-people diplomacy, have been affirmed over the past 50 years.
Focus | January 13, 2023 | 15:59
The Paris Peace Accords, signed on January 27, 1973, was a resounding victory won by Vietnam's revolutionary diplomacy in the Ho Chi Minh era, which significantly contributed to the triumph of the whole nation, with valuable diplomatic lessons drawn.
Viet's Home | January 12, 2023 | 12:44
In 2022, confederations at all levels have effectively implemented the content "Taking care of jobs and life for workers; strive to best achieve the goals and tasks of the 12th VGCL Congress Resolution," forming a premise for the confederation to firmly enter 2023 - the year of confederation congress at all levels and the 13th VGCL Congress, term 2023-2028.
Focus | January 11, 2023 | 08:58
There are less than two weeks until the Lunar New Year 2023. The officers and soldiers of Region 4 of the Navy are busy preparing ships and personnel to bring Tet goods to the army and people on the islands of the Spratly archipelago (Truong Sa).
Focus | January 10, 2023 | 07:53
For two days, January 13-14, 2023, the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) will host many meaningful events to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Paris Peace Accord (January 27, 1973 - January 27, 2023).
Focus | January 09, 2023 | 13:59
Representatives from the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO)’s Americas Department have hosted a reception for Lady Borton - an American journalist, writer, translator and historian, and Pham Ngac – former head of the Department of International Organizations at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Focus | January 08, 2023 | 09:29
Vietnam News Today (Jan. 8): Airlines to resume regular flights to China as of January 8; Vietnam gains broadcast rights for 32nd SEA Games; Vietnam targets US$7,500 GDP per capita by 2030; Hanoi to launch firework displays in 30 locations.
Friendship | January 05, 2023 | 21:38
On January 4, in Hanoi, Vietnam - US Society (VUS) met with PeaceTrees Vietnam (PTVN) delegation led by Jerilyn Brusseau, PTVN's Co-Founder and President. Bui The Giang, VUS Vice President, and Bui Van Nghi, Head of VUFO's Americas Department, VUS General Secretary hosted the delegation.
Focus | January 05, 2023 | 08:57
The second extraordinary meeting of the 15th National Assembly will open at 8am in Hanoi on January 5, which will be live broadcast nationwide by the Voice of Vietnam, Vietnam Television and Vietnam NA Television.
Focus | January 02, 2023 | 08:27
Vietnam reopened its doors at the start of the year following a two-year hiatus caused by pandemic, creating conditions for diplomatic activities to reach full steam once again, and affirming role as reliable partner of international community.
Focus | December 31, 2022 | 10:52
After more than 8 years of participating in UN peacekeeping activities, Vietnam has achieved many remarkable achievements as well as made steady development steps. This process has been accompanied and supported by many international partners, including the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Vietnam.
Focus | December 31, 2022 | 00:00
On December 31, US Ambassador to Vietnam Marc Knapper shared his thoughts on many achievements in bilateral relations with Vietnam in 2022 in a clip released by the US's embassy.
Focus | December 30, 2022 | 18:43
Vietnam reopened its doors at the start of the year following a two-year hiatus caused by COVID-19, creating conditions for diplomatic activities to reach full steam once again, marked by top Vietnamese leaders’ overseas trips. And, In 2022, the Party Secretary General, the President, the Prime Minister, and the Chairman of the National Assembly were involved in many foreign affairs activities.
Focus | December 29, 2022 | 08:13
In the space of scientific arrangement of the Russian Air Defense Museum, the Vietnam corner appears with valuable artifacts, reminiscent of the historic victory of "Hanoi-Dien Bien Phu in the air" 50 years ago and many events in the flow of Vietnam - Russia cooperation.
Focus | December 28, 2022 | 08:35
As Tet approaches, Vietnamese people throughout the country return home for family reunions. Meanwhile, officers and soldiers at islands of Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago have been on duty during this traditional Lunar New Year. The naval forces of the Vietnam People's Navy often carry out annual visits and offer Tet gifts to officers and soldiers on duty.
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