Prof. Dao Trong Thi, President of the Vietnam-Russia Friendship Association, has been appointed honorary professor of the Moscow Academy of Economics and Law (AEPM).
Prof. Thi, who is also member of the National Assembly Standing Committee and Chairman of the Committee for Culture, Education and Young People, received the honour in recognition of his contributions to the development of cooperation in education and training between Vietnam and Russia.
A decoration ceremony was held in Moscow on Apr. 25.
Earlier, Prof. Thi gave a lecture to AEPM students of the institute on Vietnam ’s education, past and present.-VNA