Daily Archives: September 2, 2020

Vietnam well performs at Army Games 2020’s tank semi-finals

The tank team of the Vietnam People’s Army temporarily ranked second, just behind Myanmar, in the first match of the semi-final round’s Group 2 of the “Tank Biathlon” event at the ongoing International Army Games 2020 in in the suburbs of Russia’s Moscow on September 1.   The Vietnamese team completed three rounds of competition

OVs in Laos celebrate Buddhist Vu Lan festival

Vietnamese expatriates in Laos on September 2 gathered at a Vu Lan festival at Phat Tich pagoda in Vientiane to express their deep gratitude towards parents.   Hundreds of Vietnamese Buddhist followers and monks were present at the event, which also aims to commemorate soldiers who sacrificed their lives to protect the country, and pray

Free stay permit waivers extended until September 30

Foreigners who entered Vietnam from March 1 can have their temporary stay permits automatically extended for another month until September 30, the Immigration Department announced on August 31.   It is another one-month extension to the current policy, issued in mid-May and extended twice since, to support foreigners stuck in the country due to the

Laos holds meeting to celebrate Vietnam’s 75th National Day

A meeting was held in Vientiane, Laos, on September 2 to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day.   The event was jointly held by the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) Central Committee, the Government and National Assembly of Laos, the Lao Front for National Construction (LFNC) Central Committee, the Party Organisation and administration

Activities mark Vietnam’s National Day in Europe

cVietnamese embassies and representative agencies around the world have held activities to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day (September 2).   In Switzerland, the Vietnamese Permanent Mission to the United Nations, World Trade Organisation (WTO) and other international organisations in Geneva held a ceremony to mark the special day.   Addressing the event,

National Day marked in Thailand, Myanmar

  Overseas Vietnamese in Thailand’s Udon Thani province on September 2 held a ceremony to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day and an incense offering ceremony to commemorate late President Ho Chi Minh at the Ho Chi Minh relic site in Nong On hamlet in Chiang Phin commune.   Addressing the event, Chairman

Photo exhibition spotlights Vietnam-Czech traditional relations

A photo exhibition on Vietnam’s development and renovation is underway in the Czech Republic to mark the 75th anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day (September 2) and 70 years of diplomatic ties between the two nations.   The event was jointly organised by the Vietnamese Embassy in the Czech Republic, the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) and