USTDA Fostering U.S. Company Participation in Vietnam Airport Upgrades

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency will host the Vietnam Airport Operations and Development Reverse Trade Mission (RTM) from July 20 to 31, 2014. U.S. companies are being encouraged to participate in this RTM by attending the July 22 business briefing in Washington, DC; becoming a sponsor, or hosting the delegation. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June…

US Should Help Vietnam Counter China’s Coercion

US SHOULD HELP VIETNAM COUNTER CHINA’S COERCION by Patrick M. Cronin Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 269 Publisher: Washington, D.C.: East-West Center Publication Date: 6/26/2014 Binding: electronic Pages: 2 Free Download: PDF Summary Patrick M. Cronin, Senior Director of the Asia-Pacific Security Program at the Center for a New American Security, explains that “China’s tailored coercion…

Singing for Vietnam’s Waters – Outdoor Concert

WHEN:Sunday, July 6at 1:00pm – 4:00pm WHERE: Freedom Plaza, 14th St. NW and Pennsylvania Ave., Washington, District of Columbia 20004 Join us in Washington DC on July 6th as we raise our voice for Vietnam’s waters and human rights In May 2014, China violated international law by deploying a massive oil rig in Vietnam’s Exclusive…

2014 Trafficking in Persons Report of Vietnam

(released June 2014) Vietnam OFFICE TO MONITOR AND COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS 2014 Trafficking in Persons Report Tier 2 Vietnam is a major source country for men, women, and children subjected to sex trafficking and forced labor within the country and abroad. Vietnam is a source country for men and women who migrate abroad for…

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund Launches Hometown Heroes Service Learning Project

Kickoff event to be held at Library of Congress on Wednesday WASHINGTON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) today announced the launch of the Hometown Heroes Service Learning Project. The Hometown Heroes curriculum is designed to give students an opportunity to learn about local veterans who served and sacrificed not…

The 2014 VietFest Heritage Wall Photo Submission

We are kindly asking volunteers to submit photos for this exhibit. You can submit online via the form below, email to us at info@vietfest.com, or mail a copy to: VietFest 2014 Attn: Heritage Wall P.O. Box 34437 Washington, D.C. 20043 If mail or email, please provide your name, phone number, date and location of photo…