Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Vu Hong Nam, empowered by the State President, presented the Friendship Medal to Seiji Hagiwara, Governor of Mimasaka city in Japan’s Okayama prefecture, in recognition of his contributions to the growth of the Vietnam-Japan friendship.
Vice President and Secretary General of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations Don Tuan Phong presented the Medal for Peace and Friendship among Nations to outgoing Ambassador of the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam Lee Hyuk in recognition of his remarkable contributions to promoting the two countries’ friendship and cooperation.
The Embassy of Vietnam in Buenos Aires has decided to present the President’s Friendship Medal to Claudio Gutierrez, former Argentinean Ambassador to Vietnam, for his contributions to the two countries’ relations.
The Council of State of Cuba has decided to present Friendship Medal to Duong Minh, Vietnamese Ambassador to Cuba, in acknowledgement of his contributions to the two countries’ traditional relations.
The Vietnamese Consulate General in Luang Prabang province, Laos was awarded with the Friendship Medal of the Lao Government for its contribution to fostering bilateral relations.
(VOV) - The Vietnam Embassy in Russia held a ceremony on December 18 to present the Friendship medal to four recipients in recognition of their contribution to enhancing the traditional friendship and cooperation between the two nations.
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai on October 16 presented the State President’s Friendship Medal to John S. Gunning, an energy expert from Ireland, for his contributions to Vietnam’s energy sector, especially in the 1980-1990 period.
The Vietnamese President’s Friendship Medal has been presented to Edward Danielraj Selvanayagam, the former National Director of World Vision Vietnam (WVV), in recognition of his devotion to local poverty elimination efforts.
The Lao Government has presented the Friendship Medal and a certificate of merit to Ambassador Nguyen Trung Thanh, Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and other international organisations in Geneva, in recognition of the Vietnamese mission’s support for Laos’ bid to join the WTO.
(VOV) - Mayor of the Republic of Korea’s Busan City, Hur Nam-sik was awarded the Friendship Medal for his remarkable contributions to boosting friendship and cooperation between the two nations.
(VOV) - Russian Professor and Academician Nikolai Severtsev has received a Vietnamese Friendship Medal for his contribution to developing science, technology, education and training in Vietnam.
The Lao government has honoured 63 Vietnamese collectives and 148 individuals for their efforts to locate and repatriate the remains of Vietnamese voluntary soldiers and experts who died during the war in Laos.