Ukraine asked to clarify raid of Vietnamese citizens
The Vietnamese Embassy in Ukraine has urged the host country’s Ministry
of Foreign Affairs to quickly work with relevant agencies to clarify the
unwarranted raid and property confiscation of Vietnamese citizens in
Odessa city on May 23.
Local band aims for sweet success by fan funding
VietNamNet Bridge – The four-member indie pop band Ngot (Sweet) has
succeeded in raising funds to produce their first album by asking for
donations from their fans through their fanpage.
Vietnamese PM arrives in Nagoya for Japan visit
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Nagoya city of Japan’s Aichi
prefecture on the afternoon of May 26 (Vietnam time) for an official
visit to Japan and to attend the expanded G7 Summit Japan 2016.
Seoul exhibits Vietnamese photos
VietNamNet Bridge – Beautiful images of Viet Nam’s world heritages
are being introduced to the South Korean people at an exhibition at
Yoondang Arts Hall in Seoul.
Five young Vietnamese who met President Obama
VietNamNet Bridge - "It's with great pride, enormous honor and a
unique opportunity in my life that I will remember forever," said Hoang
Tuan Anh about his meeting with President Barack Obama.
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Dishes help promote Vietnamese tourism
VietNamNet Bridge – Huong Lien Bun Cha Restaurant on Ha Noi’s Le Van
Huu Street became famous in a single night, after US President Barack
Obama ate dinner there.
Ukraine: Odessa official apologises to Vietnamese for raid
Vice Governor of Odessa in Ukraine Salomia Bobrovskaya has apologised to
the Vietnamese community in the city for unwarranted raids on their
houses in the Vietnamese quarter called Lang Sen (Lotus Village) on
Ukraine urged to protect Vietnamese residents in Odessa
Ukraine should tighten security measures to protect Vietnamese expats
residing in the Lang Sen area of Odessa , said Deputy Foreign Minister
Vu Hong Nam at a meeting with Ukrainian Ambassador to Vietnam Oleksiy
Vietnam stages its second opera
VietNamNet Bridge – The second Vietnamese opera will debut on
Thursday at the Ha Noi Opera House marking a milestone for Vietnamese
opera art. The first one debuted some 40 years ago.
Seven more Big C supermarkets planned for this year
Thailand’s Central Group and its Vietnamese
partner Nguyen Kim Group are working on a plan to open seven new Big C
supermarkets this year after they completed procedures to take over all
Big C assets in the country.