UN Day of Vesak 2019 opens in Ha Nam province
09:17 | 13/05/2019 Events
More than 1,650 international delegates from 112 countries and territories across the world and over 20,000 Vietnamese Buddhist dignitaries, monks, nuns and followers attended the opening ceremony of the 16th UN Day of Vesak 2019 on May 12 at Tam Chuc Pagoda in Kim Bang district in northern Ha Nam province.
Nepalese PM visits Vietnam and attends UN Vesak Day
15:53 | 09/05/2019 Events
At the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, his spouse and a high-ranking delegation will pay an official visit to Vietnam from May 9-13 and will attend the UN Day of Vesak.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosts Swedish Crown Princess
09:04 | 08/05/2019 Events
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc welcomed Crown Princess of Sweden Victoria Ingrid Alice Desiree in Hanoi on May 7, affirming that her official visit to Vietnam is of significance in the context of the 50th anniversary of the two nations’ diplomatic ties.
Dien Bien marks 65th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu Victory
10:53 | 07/05/2019 Events
The northern mountainous province of Dien Bien held a solemn ceremony on May 6 to celebrate the 110th anniversary of the founding of the province (June 28), the 70th anniversary of the founding of the provincial Party Committee (October 10), the 65th anniversary of the Dien Bien Phu Victory (May 7), and to receive the Independence Order, First Class.