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Vietnamese Government’s Decision to Convict Activists Bui Thi Minh Hang, Nguyen Thi Thuy Quynh, and Nguyen Van Minh

We are deeply concerned by the Vietnamese government’s conviction and sentencing of activists Ms. Bui Thi Minh Hang, Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuy Quynh, and Mr. Nguyen Van Minh to 3 years, 2 years and 2.5 years, respectively, in prison under Article 245, “public disorder.”  The use of public disorder laws by Vietnamese authorities to imprison ...
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Competition for Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program Academic Year 2015

The U.S. Mission in Vietnam is pleased to call for nominations of outstanding candidates to participate in the 2015 Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program. This program brings Vietnamese teachers to the United States for a semester and provides Vietnamese teachers opportunities to study topics that are unique or particularly strong within the U.S. school ...
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Conference “Growing the Future VII” in Ho Chi Minh City

Consul General Rena Bitter on August 19 opened the agricultural biotechnology conference “Growing the Future VII: The Role of Biotechnology in Emissions Reduction, Climate Change Adaptation, and Increased Farmer Prosperity” in Ho Chi Minh City.  The event was organized by the US Embassy in Hanoi in coordination with the Biotechnology Center of Ho Chi Minh ...
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