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Media Roundtable with Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor

Moderator:  — But we’re very fortunate in our visitor today because of the wide-ranging nature of the topics, which are of such interest these days, we’re pleased to have Tom Malinowski who is the Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, the Department of State.  He’s been in that position since April ...
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MOOC Camp on Entrepreneurship Attracts Young Professionals

The American Center Ho Chi Minh City, partnering with Ho Chi Minh City SME Partner Networking and Mentoring, continued to host another MOOC Camp on entrepreneurship course offered by University of Virginia “Growth to Greatness – Smart Growth for Private Businesses, Part I.”  Mr. Ted Nuyen, mentor from HCMC SME Networking and Mentoring, facilitated weekly ...
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Embassy Commends Vietnam’s Growing Importance in the Global Supply Chain

On October 22, Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Mark Lambert joined Boeing officials at a ceremony commemorating the completion of a new manufacturing plant in Hanoi that will produce passenger doors for the aviation company’s wide-body Boeing 777. The facility, a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd, is simultaneously celebrating the shipment of its 1,000th ...
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October “Start Your Business” Soft Skills Series Inspires Young Professionals

The October Soft Skills Series focused on the monthly theme of “Start Your Business”. Gathering huge crowds of young and energetic students and professionals, the series spanned four sessions – ‘Selling Ideas’, ‘Customer Service’, ‘Planning’, and ‘Networking’. Practical scenarios and activities conducted by consulate officers helped participants map out how to start and run their ...
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