Speaking at the meeting with the ambassadors and heads of the overseas Vietnamese representative who have been appointed by the president for the 2018-2021 term, Minister Nguyen Ngoc Thien looks forward to more activities, initiatives on the cultural diplomacy to promote the image of Vietnam to other countries around the world.
Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Sanh Chau, Ambassador of Vietnam to India, Deputy Director General of the Democratic Republic of Nepal and the Kingdom of Bhutan led the delegation to work at the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
The ambassadors who were present at the meeting expressed their gratitude to the reception, the sincere exchanges of leaders and agencies under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. Report on external activities in 2017, the first six months of 2018, Director General of International Cooperation Department Nguyen Trung Khanh also emphasized some international cooperation programs in the last months of 2018. In the past, the Ministry of the cultural and information exchange has organized many activities such as foreign culture, and promotion of Vietnam tourism, coordination of organizing major international cultural activities in Vietnam, participation in activities of international organizations.
In the circumstance of the global economy is facing many difficulties, the promotion of the image of the country, people and culture and arts of Vietnam held abroad, contributed to enhancing the prestige and position of Vietnam in the region and over the world.