News and Events from the Embassy of Ireland
09 April 2021
On the 7 May 2021, the Embassy of Ireland will host a Consular Clinic in Ho Chi Minh city. The purpose of this clinic is to assist Irish citizens who need consular services in advance of work permit and TRC renewals over the summer months.
18 September 2020
Tender for the procurement of audit service to conduct financial audit of small-scale infrastructure
19 May 2020
Tender for the procurement of audit service to conduct financial audit of small-scale infrastructure projects in Ha Giang funded by the Embassy of Ireland in 2017, under the Government of Vietnam’s Programme 135 regulations
14 February 2020
The Vietnam Ireland Bilateral Education Exchange (VIBE) is an initiative of the Embassy of Ireland under the Irish Development Experience Sharing (IDEAS) Programme. The VIBE Programme aims at encouraging co-operation and research links between Irish and Vietnamese higher education and research institutions.
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