VOV.VN - Following are a collection of photos from Hanoi Mardi Gras sponsored by the embassy of Australia in Vietnam on March 24 for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex community.
The Nha Trang Hotel & Spa in the central coast city of Nha Trang is running new programs during April. The hotel will host Taste of Australia, a celebration of Australian food, beverages and culinary culture, from April 15- 21.
A fund-raising delegation from the United Nations National Committee in Australia had a working session with the Women’s Union of Danang on March 20 on the implementation of a project to encourage the community to join hands to prevent violence against women and girls in the central city.
The Vietnamese Government has accused Australia of "causing serious damage" to its prawn farmers and exporters and has asked the Federal Government to reconsider the ban on uncooked prawn imports.
The Government of Australia and the Ministry of Education and Training jointly organised a workshop to review the Australian online education quality assurance tool developed to support APEC economies.
VOV.VN -Young runner Vu Phuong Thanh has announced he is heading overseas to compete alongside 30 other world class runners at – RunUltra – a 522km, 10-day Trail Race in the Australian outback.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Airlines has announced the launch of their ‘Global Sale ‘, slashing the flight prices on popular destinations all over the world.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam government contends the ban by the Australian Department of Agriculture on raw imports is ‘causing serious damage’ to the country’s shrimp farmers and exporters, and has requested it be reversed.
The Department of Animal Husbandry under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) jointly held an Asian exhibition and conference on beef and dairy cattle, which opened in Ho Chi Minh City on March 8.
The opportunities for Vietnam to tap the Australian market are huge if businesses create competitive products up to international standards, said experts.
The Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research held a conference in Hanoi on March 6 to discuss the Vietnam-Australia agricultural cooperation strategy for 2017-2027.
Australia and Vietnam will commence a reciprocal work and holiday visa arrangement from March 1.
The Consulate General of Australia in Ho Chi Minh City inked an agreement on February 22 on providing aid worth nearly AUD204,000 (US$156,670) for 11 community projects in Vietnam.
A scholarship program for masters-level study in Australia is calling for Vietnamese applications from February to March 2017.
The Australia Vietnam Business Council (AVBC) and Canberra University recently held a workshop in Sydney to call on Vietnamese businesses to make investment in Australia’s New South Wales.
Vietnam’s young businesspeople Dao Lan Huong has been selected as one of 15 entrepreneurs to take part in the Australia-ASEAN Emerging Leaders Programme (A2ELP), which was scheduled to take place in Melbourne and Sydney in March.
The Australia Border Forces (ABF) said on February 17 that they had detained 29 Vietnamese fishermen allegedly poaching sea cucumbers in the country’s waters.
VOV.VN - Jetstar Pacific has announced cheap flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Australia with round trip tickets starting as low as US$149 (VND3.4 million) as part of a special promotion.
An agriculture official reiterated that farming crawfish in Vietnam is banned after a company in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap was found to be raising the animal.
VOV.VN - As from this coming March 28, Vietnam Airlines has announced it will be offering three weekly flights from Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi to Sydney, the state capital of New South Wales in Australia.