DA NANG, Vietnam, May 8, 2017 -- Pacific Partnership 2017 (PP17) began a mission in Da Nang, Vietnam, on May 8 with the arrival of the U.S. expeditionary fast transport ship U.S.N.S. Fall River (T-EPF-4). The Da Nang mission stop marks the fourth consecutive year and the eighth time in eleven years that Pacific Partnership missions have occurred in Vietnam's provinces and cities.
After more than six months of busy planning, Da Nanghas joined London, Rio de Janeiro, Cape Town and Sydney in welcoming the world famous Clipper 2015-16 Round the World Yacht Race, which includes the Da Nang – Viet Nam team, and over 220 international sailors who have now completed over half of this 40,000 mile epic endurance challenge.
On 27th March 2015, the Da Nang Department of Foreign Affairs coordinated with the Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, Investment Promotion Centre, and VCCI Viet Nam in Da Nang to hold the training course on the law and management of foreign workers immigration in Viet Nam. Present at the course were delegates of government departments, foreign organisations and enterprises in Da Nang city.