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Holy See’s Non-residential Envoy to Vietnam attends annual meeting of Catholic Bishops Conference of Vietnam

Archbishop Marek Zalewski, the new Holy See’s Non-residential Envoy to Vietnam attended on September 24 the second annual meeting of the Catholic Bishops Conference of Vietnam (CBCV) held in Tien Giang province’s My Tho city.

Vietnam to host United Nations Day of Vesak 2019

A formal decision for Vietnam to host the United Nations Day of Vesak 2019 has been signed during a meeting of the International Council for the Day of Vesak (ICDV).

First Vietnamese pagoda recognised in Hungary

Dai Bi pagoda was inaugurated in Simontornya city, Hungary on September 19, becoming the first Vietnamese pagoda recognised by the Hungarian government.

Photo exhibition on the happy country of Bhutan opens in Ho Chi Minh city

Bhutan, a small Buddhist country lying in the Himalayas with an area of 47,500 km2 and a population of about 800,000 people in 2017, has been regarded as “happy country” or “the Switzerland of Asia”

Thai Buddhist delegation visits VBS’s Southern Office

A delegation led by Phra Sophonvachiraphorn, Vice-Rector for Foreign Affairs of Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya University, visited the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha’s Southern Office in Ho Chi Minh City on September 10.

Religious groups call for South Korea to apologize for civilian massacres during Vietnam War

Religious groups have come forward to urge the South Korean government to apologize and offer reparations for South Korean troops‘ massacres of Vietnamese citizens during the Vietnam War. 

Holy See’s non-residential envoy to Vietnam hosted by Deputy FM

Deputy Foreign Minister Bùi Thanh Sơn has iterated Vietnam’s consistent policy of respecting and guaranteeing the right to freedom of religion and belief for all citizens and ensuring equality among religions.

National Day marked in Bangladesh

The Embassy of Vietnam in Bangladesh has held a special event to celebrate the Vietnamese National Day and the 45th anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic relations in Dhaka. It was attended by Bangladeshi Minister of Commerce Tofail Ahmed, Minister of Social Welfare and Chairman of the Workers Party Rashed Khan Menon, and others.

General of Royal Cambodian Army visits pagodas in Nghe An

On occasion of a working trip in Vietnam, Lieutenant-General Yong Mao from the Royal Cambodian Army visited Diec Pagoda in Nghe An Province’s Vinh City and Bat Nha Pagoda in Hoang Mai district in the Province.

Vietnam, Laos enhance experience on mass mobilization

The Central Committee’s Commission on Mass Mobilisation in collaboration with the Lao Front for National Construction (LFNC)’s Central Committee held on September 4 a conference in Hanoi to exchange experiences on mass mobilization work.

Ho Chi Minh museum opens in northern Thailand

The Ho Chi Minh Museum was inaugurated in Ban Dong in Phichit province of Thailand, 350km north of Bangkok capital, on September 1.

Indian Embassy inaugurates Mahatma Gandhi statue

The Embassy of India and the Buddhist Sangha of Vietnam held a ceremony on August 27 to inaugurate a statue of Mahatma Gandhi as India's most famous independence campaigner to celebrate his 150th birthday, Nhan Dan newspaper reports.

Vietnamese expatriates in Poland holds Vu Lan Festival

The Vu Lan Festival was solemnly celebrated on August 25 in Nhan Hoa pagoda located in suburban Warsaw, Poland with the attendance of hundreds of Vietnamese Buddhist followers and devotees.

Overseas Vietnamese in Thailand observe Vu Lan Festival

Vu Lan Festival, known as Buddhist Parents Day was celebrated by Khanh Van (Wat U Phai Rat Bamrung) pagoda in Bangkok, Thailand on August 26.

Caritas of Hanoi presents wheelchairs to people with disabilities

60 wheelchairs have been handed over to people with disabilities from parishes of So Kien, Cat Lai, Phu Da and Cong Xa under Hanoi Archdiocese at a ceremony held on August 20.

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