Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI - The nation celebrated the 67th Vietnamese Students' Traditional Day (January 9) with several programmes and activities, including awards given to students with outstanding academic and extra-curricular records. The special day marks a nationwide mass demonstration by Vietnamese students in 1950, protesting US intervention in support for the French during the first Indochina war In Hà Nội, a commemoration ceremony was organised at the Banking Academy. At the event, students, students' groups and youth union activists were honoured with the Sinh Viên 5 Tốt (Five-Virtues Student) and the Sao Tháng Giêng (January Star) awards. These prestigious awards are granted annually by the Việt Nam's Students' Association. The five-virtues award are given to those who study well, display good morals, maintain good health and integration, and do good volunteering work; while the January Star awards are given to individual students, students' groups and youth union … [Read more...] about Students Day marks mass protest against oppressors
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(VOVworld) - The 70th anniversary of National Resistance Day on December 19 was marked today by articles in Vietnamese newspapers. An editorial in the People’s Newspaper said lessons drawn from the National Resistance are still valid even during peace time. They inspire Vietnam to strengthen its economy, national defense, and diplomacy. The People’s Army newspaper ran an article that highlighted National Resistance Day as a symbol of the strength of Vietnam's revolutionary heroismandvivid evidence of the strong will of the whole nation, which must be upheld by every generation. Tram pagoda in the Phung Chau commune, Chuong My district, Hanoi, was VOV’s first evacuation place during the resistance against the French colonialists. From this pagoda, VOV broadcast President Ho Chi Minh’s appeal for National Resistance on the morning of December 20th, 1946. The call was a short and trenchant order for the whole nation to begin a resistance war to win national … [Read more...] about Activities mark 70th National Resistance Day
The Hanoitimes - The highlight of numerous key events across the country to mark the 70th National Resistance Day (December 19, 1946) is a national meeting that is scheduled to take place on December 18 at Hanoi`s My Dinh National Convention Center. The national meeting to celebrate the 70th National Resistance Day (December 19, 1946) will be held on December 18 at Hanoi's My Dinh National Convention Center. The ceremony is expected to draw the participation of the State, Party, Government and Hanoi leaders and about 2,800 delegates. Numerous activities will be held in various localities across the country to mark the 70th National Resistance Day (December 19, 1946), including art performances, exhibitions, a documentary on General Vo Nguyen Giap and a film week. An exhibition of 300 photographs, documents and several objects opened on December 12 at the Vietnam Military History Museum in Hanoi. The exhibition is jointly organised by the Vietnam Military History Museum, the Police … [Read more...] about Various activities to take place marking 70th National Resistance Day
The 12th Vietnam Student Day in the Republic of Korea (RoK) was organized by the Vietnamese Student Association in RoK (VSAK) at Kyung Hee University in the capital Seoul on October 9th. An art item performed at the event (Photo: VNA)The event aims to mark the 24th anniversary of Vietnam – RoK friendly relations. It was sponsored by the Vietnamese Embassy in RoK and funded by Hanshin Construction Company. Speaking at the opening ceremony, Chairman of VSAK Pham Hai Chien reviewed the typical activities of VSAK over the past year in all aspects, such as art and sports movements, scientific research and activities toward the homeland. At the event, Vietnamese Ambassador to RoK Pham Huu Chi praised the achievements of the Executive Board of VSAK, grassroots branches and more than 5,000 Vietnamese students and graduate students in RoK in study, research, art and sports movements, and especially activities toward the homeland and beloved sea and islands of the nation. On this occasion, … [Read more...] about 12th Vietnam Student Day in RoK
A ceremony marking the 62nd anniversary of Vietnamese Students’ Day was held in Hanoi yesterday as part of the 2nd Capital Festival. In his address, Secretary of Hanoi Youth Union Ngo Duy Hieu highlighted Vietnamese students’ contributions to the nation, adding that an emulation campaign for young Hanoi people has been launched on the occasion."During this campaign, young people will participate in maintaining traffic order and safety, protecting the environment and supporting disadvantaged families. We will also aim to improve activities of the youth unions at the grassroots level and enhance education of the younger generation about morality, culture, history and political ideology", said Hieu. 35 outstanding members of the Students’ Association and 105 excellent students were honored at the ceremony. Huyen Trang. … [Read more...] about Meeting to mark the 62nd anniversary of Vietnamese Students’ Day.