20/07/2015 10:29 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

Argentines discuss Vietnam in renewal process

Buenos Aires, July 20 (VNA) – A workshop on Vietnam with focus on the country’s Doi moi (renewal) process was held in Argentina on July 19 marking the upcoming 70th anniversaries of the August Revolution and Independent Day in the Southeast Asian country.

The workshop began with a short documentary on the US war in Vietnam and its aftermath, followed by a lecture on the global and regional contexts during the war and its impacts on the peace-loving people all over the world. The lecture was delivered by Professor Ezequiel Ramoneda from Sanvador University.

Poldi Sosa, Head of the Argentina-Vietnam Cultural Institute (ICAV) highlighted the Vietnamese’s heroic deeds and solidarity during the struggle for independence as well as socio-economic achievements while re-building the nation.

Another film on today Vietnam was screened rounding off the event.

The workshop was co-organised by the ICAV and the Vietnam Embassy in Argentina.