Tag: Norwegian Embassy Hanoi

NordCham Vietnam invites to Nordic Alumni Day 2020

The Nordic Chamber  of Commerce in Vietnam (NordCham Vietnam) together with the Nordic embassies are hosting an event for Nordic Alumni on 31 October 2020. The event is an opportunity to learn more of the Nordic work ethic and connect with more diplomats. For more information, please read here

Norwegian embassy invites young Vietnamese to join Logo Design Contest.

The Norwegian Embassy launches a logo contest to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Norway and Vietnam (1971-2021). Contest conditions: Period: From 10 September to 15 October 2020 Eligibility: Young Vietnamese people under 30 years old including children Email for submissions: emb.hanoi@mfa.no Date of announcement of the final results: 25 November 2020…

Norwegian Charge D’ Affaires attend online conference with UNDP Laos on emergency prepareness

The Norwegian Chargé d’affaires to Vietnam a.i. Ms Nina G. Enger attended online meeting with  the Inter-Agency Standing Committee in Lao PDR hosted by UNDP Laos. The meeting was chaired by UN Resident Coordinator in Laos, Ms Sara Sekkenes and Laos Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare. This Inter-Agency Standing Committee consists of representatives from…

Norway to join UN Security Council in 2021-22

The Royal Embassy of Norway in Kuala lumpur, along with other Norwegian embassies in ASEAN countries published various thank you notes to all UN members for elected Norway as a member of the UN Security Council for the 2021-2022 period. The statement from the Norwegian embassy in Kuala Lumpur said: “Today, Norway was elected as…

Vietnam and Norway discuss fisheries sector

Policy makers from Vietnam and Norway gather in Vietnam to exchange experiences and information on fisheries management. During the first week of October, the Norwegian Embassy in Hanoi, Innovation Norway and Vietnam’s Department of Fisheries host an event for Vietnam and Norway to discuss topics related to fisheries sector. “After over 30 years of cooperation,…

New Norwegian Ambassador in Vietnam

  The Norwegian embassy in Hanoi welcomes 62 year old Grethe Løchen as new Ambassador to Vietnam. Grethe Løchen is cand.philol. and has been employed in the Foreign Service since 2002. She served as Minister of the Embassy in Kabul 2010-2012, Ambassador to Sri Lankan 2012-2015 and Senior Adviser in the Foreign Ministry from 2015…

Support to Norwegian enterprises that cooperate with Vietnam

Innovation Norway has launched a programme to support Norwegian enterprises exploring cooperation opportunities in Vietnam. With ‘Global Growth Vietnam – Rest Raw Materials Programme’ Innovation Norway will support the Norwegian enterprises with technologies and products for marine rest raw materials processing to explore cooperation opportunities in Vietnam. “Vietnam has raw materials, skilled labour and a…

Norway-Vietnam student exchange

Vietnamese students and alumni represent a vital link in the relations between Vietnam and Norway, states the Norwegian Embassy in Hanoi. In April the embassy hosted the BI Norwegian Business School’s student scholarship award ceremony 2018. “Our congratulations go to the scholarship recipients and to the two institutional partners – BI Norwegian Business School and…