"China Honghe University - Vietnam Lao Cai Province Education System Cultural and Sports Exchange Activities" is an agreement signed between the University and the Lao Cai Provincial Government of Vietnam, which holds a large-scale cultural and sports exchange between China and Vietnam every two years. The event began in 2005 and has been successfully held for five times. The content of the cultural and sports exchanges mainly includes a theme evening party performed by actors from both sides and a friendship competition or exchange of sports including tennis, volleyball, badminton, table tennis and football; The representatives of both sides of each exchange event have more than 300 representatives. The Provincial Government of Lao Cai attach great importance to this. Each session of the exchange activities is attended by a provincial leadership group. This cultural and sports exchange has become an important medium and platform for our school to enhance friendship, promote understanding, and strengthen the propaganda and education of the Sino-Vietnamese friendly traditions of young people in both countries.
Since the 5th "Cultural and Sports Exchange Activities" was held in March 2014, the units participating in the Vietnamese side have increased the social sciences and humanities universities affiliated to the National University of Hanoi, which has already exerted certain influence in the region. Based on the platform of the "Red River Basin University Forum", The cultural and sports exchange activities will be organized into a great event for universities in the Red River Basin.