The Pinnacle Club Secretariat visited Hanoi, Vietnam from 31 May to 2 June 2022. During the trip, the Pinnacle Club Secretariat had the privilege to meet and have dinner on 1 June 2022 with friends of the Pinnacle Club Vietnam Chapter- COL GEN (Ret’d) Nguyen Huy Hieu, LG (Ret’d) Nguyen Dinh Chien and MG (Ret’d) Nguyen Sinh Xo. MG (Ret’d) Goh Yong Siang, COL (Ret’d) Goh Kong Yong and Ms Vera Tan from the Pinnacle Club Secretariat were present at the meeting and dinner.  

The meeting facilitated discussions for the upcoming Pinnacle Club event that is likely to happen in Q4 2022 in Hanoi, hosted by the Vietnam Chapter.  This will be the first Pinnacle Club event since the imposition of Covid-19 travel restrictions. A seminar on “Disaster Response and Humanitarian Relief”, led by the Philippines Chapter, will be held in conjunction with the upcoming Pinnacle Club event in Hanoi.

The Vietnam Chapter has also proposed to extend invitation to the Chairman and members of the Veterans Association of Vietnam (VAVN) for the upcoming Pinnacle Club event. The Pinnacle Club Secretariat, together with the Vietnam Chapter, hopes to finalise the dates and programme for the Pinnacle Club annual event over the next few months and extend invitation to the respective chapters.

The Pinnacle Club Secretariat hopes to continue visiting and meeting up with friends of the other Pinnacle Club Chapters in the next few months.