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Remarks by Vice President Pence at the Frederic V. Malek Memorial Lecture

Foreign Policy Issued on: October 24, 2019 Conrad Hotel Washington, D.C. 11:51 A.M. EDT THE VICE PRESIDENT: Well, thank you all for that warm welcome. And to your new chairman, Governor Scott Walker; former Congresswoman Jane Harman; and to all the members of the board at this historic center; and to all the fine scholars: ...
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U.S. Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation 2020 Competition Announcement

Hanoi, October 28, 2019 – The U.S. Mission in Vietnam is pleased to announce the launch of the U.S. Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2020 Competition. Vietnamese non-commercial entities can submit proposals for: AFCP Small Grants ($10,000 -$199,999) or AFCP Large Grants ($200,000 -$800,000) for preserving cultural heritage in Vietnam. Proposals will be accepted ...
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Typhoon and Tropical Cyclone Seasons in Vietnam

  Location:  Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean Due to its location in the tropics, Vietnam faces impacts from both typhoons in the Northern Pacific and severe tropical cyclones in the Southern Pacific Ocean. The typhoon season in Vietnam runs from approximately June 1 through the end of November and the tropical cyclone season runs from ...
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United States and Vietnam Launch National Undetectable equals Untransmittable (U=U) or Không phát hiện bằng Không lây truyền (K=K) Campaign

HANOI, October 22, 2019 – Today, the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), through the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and with the Vietnam Authority for HIV/AIDS Control (VAAC), launched the National Undetectable equals Untransmittable (U=U), or Không phát hiện bằng Không lây truyền (K=K) Campaign with a celebration at ...
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Possible Contamination from Rang Dong Light Bulb Warehouse Fire on August 28, 2019

Location:  Ha Dinh Ward, Thanh Xuan District, Hanoi. A fire the evening of August 28, 2019, destroyed the Rang Dong Light Bulb warehouse, located approximately four kilometers southwest of the U.S. Embassy in Hanoi. The Ha Dinh Ward People’s Committee issued a warning that food sold in a one-kilometer radius of the site of the ...
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