Viet Nam Human Rights Day

SOURCE: AASuccess On May 11 of each year, a ceremony on Capitol Hill calls attention to deteriorating human rights conditions in Vietnam. This event, held in the Hart Senate Building, will commemorate the anniversary of the U.S. House Senate Joint Resolution SJ 168 designating May 11 as Viet Nam Human Rights Day (VNHRD). Since 2012,…

Timeline of Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiation between U.S. and Vietnam before Truong Tan Sang Visit to the White House

Updated Saturday, July 20 2013 The 18th round of TPP negotiations will be held in Malaysia, July 15–25 July 11, 2013: Statement by the Press Secretary on the Visit of President Truong Tan Sang of Vietnam http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2013/07/11/statement-press-secretary-visit-president-truong-tan-sang-vietnam May 28, 2013: Negotiators Cite Progress in Trans-Pacific Trade Pact Talks (17th round of Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations,) http://iipdigital.usembassy.gov/st/english/article/2013/05/20130527148016.html#axzz2Z2ef17s1…

Khanh Pham

FYI, A news article of Asian Fortune newspaper about fashion designer Khanh Pham. “Khanh Pham: Designing For Change” By Suchi Rudra http://www.asianfortunenews.com/2013/06/khanh-pham-designing-for-change/

Silent Auction’s by Froggy Bottom Pub owner Hien Bui

FYI, A news article on The GW Hatchet by Jeremy Diamond about Vietnamese Froggy Bottom Pub owner raising $1,500 on silent auction for two charities on helping Vietnam veterans and D.C.’s elderly homeless population. Froggy Bottom clears out to spruce up new place By Jeremy Diamond http://www.gwhatchet.com/2013/04/22/froggy-bottom-clears-out-to-spruce-up-new-place/

Doi Moi Restaurant with Vietnamese street food

FYI, News and blog articles about opening of Doi Moi restaurant in summer 2013. Address: 1800 14th St. NW, Washington, D.C. View Larger Map D.C.’s Most Anticipated Spring Restaurant Openings http://dc.eater.com/archives/2013/03/07/dcs-most-anticipated-spring-restaurant-openings.php Details on Doi Moi’s Street Food, Cocktail Bar and More http://dc.eater.com/archives/2013/02/20/todd-kliman-learned-the-name.php Doi Moi, featuring Thai and Vietnamese street food, to open on 14th Street…