HCM City (VNA) – The Ho Chi Minh City Union of
Friendship Organisations (HUFO) held a gathering on August 16 celebrating the
National Day of Hungary (August 20).
Chairman of the HCM City chapter of the Vietnam –
Hungary Friendship Association Le Minh Triet speaks at the event (Photo: VNA)
Speaking at the event, Chairman of the municipal chapter
of the Vietnam – Hungary Friendship Association Le Minh Triet said relationship
between the city and Hungary is growing, with many projects bringing practical
benefits to both sides.
He said the association will continue working closely
with the Consulate General of Hungary in Ho Chi Minh City to launch cooperation
projects, thus bolstering effective ties between the city and Hungarian
Hungarian Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City Baloghdi
Tibor expressed his delight at the development of friendship between Hungary and
Vietnam, including Ho Chi Minh City, especially in economy, culture, education
He said the Hungarian government pays attention to
boosting education – training ties with Vietnam and will continue providing full
scholarships for Vietnamese students and trainees each year, one-third of which
will be for those in Ho Chi Minh City and southern localities.
The diplomat also expressed his wish to welcome more
Vietnamese students in Hungary in the near future.
Participants were updated about Hungary’s current
education system, scholarship programmes for Vietnamese students, and discussed
orientations for bilateral education activities.-VNA