Participation of Argentine mayor at FEALAC Cultural Cities Network meeting
April 2016. The Cultural Cities Network of FEALAC (Forum of East Asia-Latin America Cooperation) held its first working session in Hue from April 28-30.
This Network aims to strengthen district-level cooperation in the field of culture, tourism and sports by linking leaders of provinces and localities of FEALAC member countries.
The mayor of San Salvador de Jujuy, Raúl Eduardo Jorge attended the meeting on behalf of Argentina. He was accompanied by the Argentine...
Competition among Hanoi Spanish Department competition
April 2016. The competition “Who speaks better Spanish?” organized by the Spanish Department was held on April 22nd at the Hanoi University (HANU).
Head of Cultural Section Belén García Alcat, acted as a judge for this competition, along with representatives from other Latin American countries. The participants were students from the Spanish Department, highlighting their dominance in the Hispanic language.
After the competition, the students visited...
Malbec World Day celebration in Hanoi
April 2016. The Argentine Embassy together with Wines of Argentina (WofA) celebrated the Malbec World Day 2016 on the evening of April 21. Over 200 guests attended the event, which took place at Intercontinental Hotel in Hanoi.
The commemoration of the day of the traditional Argentine wine stock was held this year under the motto “Let’s celebrate a classic”, as Malbec wine has become a classic among people who love to relish a superb wine variety.
Cooperation FO.AR: Completion of Animal Feeding Project
April 2016. Agronomists from the National Institute of Agricultural Technology (INTA) Ricardo Sager and Martín Irurueta visited Vietnam from April 4-8 in order to conduct the last chapter of cooperation project FO.AR 6163.
Through this project, started in 2011, experts from INTA have trained several of their counterparts from the National Institute of Animal Sciencies (NIAS) in techniques aimed at enhancing livestock and poultry feeding.
The INTA agronomists carried out...
Argentina increases its continental shelf across the Atlantic Ocean
March 2016. The Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf (CLCS), a body established by the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), adopted on March 11 a presentation submitted by Argentina to extend its outer limit through the expansion of its continental shelf.
UNCLOS assures that every country has at least 200 nautical miles of continental shelf but allows presentations to countries that claim a larger area on the grounds that their continental margin...
Commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the 1976 coup
March 2016. The Argentine Embassy hosted a lunch on March 29 to mark the 40th anniversary of the coup d’etat that was staged in Argentina on March 24, 1976, which led to a period of military rule that lasted until 1983.
Officials from the Vietnamese Communist Party and government attended the gathering, as well as representatives of the press and Heads of Mission from other international organizations based in Hanoi.
At the lunch Argentine Ambassador Claudio Gutié...
Visit of Argentine Ambassador to Phan Thiet
January 2016. Argentine Ambassador Claudio Gutiérrez visited Phan Thiet, the capital city of Binh Thuan province, from January 5-6 at the invitation of the Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Huynh Van Ti, who comes from said locality.
During the visit, Ambassador Gutiérrez held meetings with several provincial officials from both the Communist Party and the government, with whom he discussed potential cooperation and initiatives to promote trade and...
VISIT OF ARGENTINE AMBASSADOR TO DALAT
December 2015. Argentine Ambassador Claudio Gutiérrez visited Dalat from December 29-31 to attend the 6th International Flower Festival, a renowned artistic and cultural event held every two years at the city.
The visit was carried out with seven other Ambassadors based in Hanoi, within the framework of a group coordinated by the chief of cultural affairs at Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
In addition to participating in the Festival, the Ambassador also...
INAUGURATION OF MAURICIO MACRI AS NEW ARGENTINE PRESIDENT
December 2015. The Republican Proposal (PRO) party leader Mauricio Macri was sworn in as President of the Argentine Republic on December 10 at the historic Pink House, after delivering a speech to the National Congress.
Macri became elected as President in the second round of closely-fought presidential elections held on November 22, in which he defeated by 51.3% against 48.7% of the vote the candidate of the former ruling party Victory Front (FPV) Daniel Scioli.
MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING SIGNED BETWEEN ARGENTINA AND VIETNAM
December 2015. The Argentine Ambassador Claudio Gutiérrez and the Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son signed on December 8 at Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Cooperation in International Economic Negotiations, which includes a 2016-2017 Action Plan.
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