Vietnam bestows highest international relations honor to AIT
On behalf of the president of Vietnam, H.E. Prof. Banh Tien Long (above left), vice minister, Ministry of Education and Training presented the Friendship Order to the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) at AIT's 106th Graduation Ceremony held on 15 December 2006 at the AIT Conference Center Auditorium.
The Friendship Order is the highest award given in the area of international relations and is presented to foreign institutions and persons that have contributed to human resource training for Vietnam, and to the development of friendly relations between Vietnam and other countries.
Prof. Said Irandoust, AIT president, was presented the award on behalf of AIT.