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Vietnamese and Dutch Ambassadors visit

By Richie Hodgson

The Ambassadors of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the Kingdom of the Netherlands recently visited Charles Darwin University and met with Vice-Chancellor Professor Barney Glover.

Professor Glover provided their Excellencies, Mr Hoang Vinh Thanh and Mr Willem Andreae with an overview of the university and a guided tour of the Art Gallery and Northern Editions.

Mr Thanh and Mr Abdreae both expressed a keen interest in CDU’s research expertise and leadership in tropical and desert knowledge of the Australian and Asia-Pacific region.

Professor Glover also discussed ways of expanding engagement between CDU and the two countries.

Mr Hoang Vinh Thanh (left) Mr Willem Andreae (left)
Mr Hoang Vinh Thanh (left)
with Vice-Chancellor Professor Barney Glover
Mr Willem Andreae (left)
with Vice-Chancellor Professor Barney Glover