News and Events from the Embassy of Ireland
23 October 2019
Irish alternative rock band Kodaline, will be in Hanoi from 31 October to 2 November for the Monsoon Music Festival. The group, originally known as 21 Demands, are from Dublin, and comprises Steve Garrigan, Mark Prendergast, Vincent May, and Jason Boland. Kodaline will play on the evening of the 1st November. This year for the first time Monsoon Music Festival will have a band from Ireland.
22 October 2019
“Raising our visibility, continuing to work on development, and building our trade links are my priorities for my term in Vietnam” – Ambassador of Ireland to Vietnam, John McCullagh to the local media after he presented credentials to President Nguyen Phu Trong.
30 August 2019
13 March 2019
Ms Elisa Cavacece, Deputy Head of Mission attended the Recognition Ceremony for Organisations and Individual's notable contribution to Vietnam National University of Agriculture's (VNUA) development and International Women's Day Celebration 2019.
20 December 2018
20 December 2018
On his visit to Hanoi in November 2018, Minister of State for the Diaspora and International Development, Mr. Ciarán Cannon T.D., highlighted the importance of Ireland’s large and vibrant diaspora around the world, including in Vietnam
11 December 2018
On his visit to Hanoi in November Minister of State for the Diaspora and International Development Ciarán Cannon T.D., launched the new publication ‘Ireland của Bạn’ (Ireland for You), a country profile to present Ireland to a Vietnamese audience and to increase Ireland’s visibility in Vietnam
22 November 2018
Ms Elisa Cavacece, Deputy Head of Mission, addressed the opening of a workshop on ‘Policy Recommendations for restructuring Vietnam’s economy in the context of Industrial Revolution 4.0’, organised by the National Centre for Socio-Economic Information and Forecasting (NCIF).
17 September 2018
03 July 2018
The meeting gathered Heads of Mission in 15 countries in the Asia-Pacific region, and colleagues from other departments and state agencies (such as IDA, Enterprise Ireland), to discuss Ireland's strategy for closer partnership with Asian countries.
17 January 2018