A series of cultural and intellectual events, as part of Europe Days in Vietnam 2012, will take place in localities nationwide this month.
Ambassador and Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation in Vietnam , Dr. Franz Jessen on May 3 said this month’s highlight will be the Europe Day programme on May 9, to mark the 62 nd anniversary of the historical speech, the “Schuman Declaration” in 1950, which served as a basis for the foundation of the EU.
It will be a chance for European countries to enhance relations with countries around the world, including Vietnam , he said.
An outstanding event will be a music concert staged by the popular Notos band from Germany at Hanoi Opera House and Ho Chi Minh City Opera House on May 9-10. Free tickets are available at the Goethe Institute in Hanoi and HCM City from May 4.