Int’l Friendship Day to take place in Hanoi

(VOV) - International Friendship Day (IFD) 2014 will take place in Hanoi on November 29, providing a special place to gather alumni, entrepreneurs, and overseas Vietnamese people who want to contribute to the country’s development.

Themed “Leading entrepreneurs”, the IFD serves as a bridge to promote cultural exchange and tighten friendship and solidarity between Vietnam and other countries towards a peaceful and sustainable cooperation among nations.

It comprises of three main parts. The first part includes roundtable discussions on changes in the world and Vietnam’s development trend, overseas trained personnel- challenges and opportunities, and experience sharing among successful alumni.

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The second part includes workshops with the following topics: finance and construction, tourism and hotel, marketing and communications and information technology and e-commerce.

The third part is a gala dinner, which will witness the establishment of the International Alumni Alliance to connect alumni globally.

The event is co-organised by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), the Association for Liaison with Overseas Vietnamese (ALOV) and Alumni Associations of the UK, France, the US, Switzerland, the Republic of Korea, Singapore, and Russia.