Minh Thi Nguyen Luong

Ambassador of Finland presents Letter of Credentials in Vietnam

The new Finnish Ambassador H.E. Mr. Kimmo Lähdevirta has presented the Letter of Credentials from the President of Finland Tarja Halonen, accrediting him as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Finland to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, to the President of Vietnam H.E. Mr. Truong Tan Sang. The Ceremony was organized at the…

Finland backs Vietnam climate change fight

Farmers in the Mekong Delta, a region highly vulnerable to climate change impacts. A Finland-sponsored project launched Thursday will help deal with climate change impacts in Mekong Delta provinces, news website Vnexpress said Friday. Finland ambassador Pekka Hyvõnen said the embassy will donate nearly 161,000 euros (US$228,000) for the two-year project. The funds will go…

Denmark helps Vietnam lift local competitiveness

The Global Competitiveness Facility under the Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA) on Sept. 23 launched a programme to assist Vietnamese enterprises in the 2011-2013 periode. Under the programme, GCF will provide VND216 billion ($10.3 million) as non-refundable aid to between 50-60 private and non-State economic organisations in Nghe An, Thanh Hoa, Khanh Hoa, Phu Yen,…