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7/20/2018 8:15:43 AM

USD 100,000 donated to disaster victims in Japan

(VNF) - Assistant to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Pham Sao Mai, on July 19 symbolically presented USD 100,000 to Ambassador of Japan in Vietnam, Umeda Kunio. The donated cash aims to support victims of the recent historic flooding in Japan.

  • Son of US Navy captain contributes to postwar relief efforts in Vietnam

    Son of US Navy captain contributes to postwar relief efforts in Vietnam

    Public: 7/20/2018 2:22:41 PM

    The Vietnam-US Society on July 18 held a reception for Thomas Eugene Wilber, son of US Navy Captain Walter Eugene Wilber.

  • Using art exchanges to build bridges between Vietnamese, Chilean peoples

    Using art exchanges to build bridges between Vietnamese, Chilean peoples

    Public: 7/20/2018 8:47:45 AM

    Vietnamese and Chilean artists presented their views on contemporary art and art exchanges as a powerful and proven means to advance connections between two peoples at a roundtable discussion in Hanoi on July 19th.

  • Vietnamese, Chinese people join hands to clean up border river

    Vietnamese, Chinese people join hands to clean up border river

    Public: 7/19/2018 2:20:50 PM

    Vietnamese authorities and people from Hoanh Mo and Dong Van communes of Binh Lieu district in the northern province of Quang Ninh coordinated with Chinese counterparts from Fangchenggang city’s Dong Zhong town to clean up the environment along the shared border river on July 18.

  • Vietnam hands over film on President Souphanouvong to Laos

    Vietnam hands over film on President Souphanouvong to Laos

    Public: 7/12/2018 10:47:23 PM

    The Vietnam Cinema Association on July 12 held a ceremony to hand over a documentary on President Souphanouvong’s relations with Vietnam to the Kaysone Phonvihane Museum in Vientiane.

  • National Day of France marked in HCM City

    National Day of France marked in HCM City

    Public: 7/12/2018 8:34:59 PM

    The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) and the city’s Vietnam – France Friendship Association (VFFA) held a gathering on July 12 celebrating the 229th anniversary of National Day of France (July 14, 1789-2018).

  • Saigon Children's Charity implements a new approach to support parents of children with autism

    Saigon Children's Charity implements a new approach to support parents of children with autism

    Public: 7/11/2018 3:00:59 PM

    (VNF) - The opening workshop of the coaching skills, which is the second programme of the three-year project ‘Early intervention for children with autism’ was kick started by Saigon Children’s Charity (SCC) on July 9 at the HCMC National College of Education.

  • Logo contest launched to celebrate 45 years of Vietnam - Canada relations

    Logo contest launched to celebrate 45 years of Vietnam - Canada relations

    Public: 7/11/2018 2:10:07 PM

    A logo design competition to celebrate the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and Canada (August 21st, 1973) was launched in Hanoi on July 11st.

  • Hundreds of Vietnamese handicapped to receive prosthetic limbs from India

    Hundreds of Vietnamese handicapped to receive prosthetic limbs from India

    Public: 7/11/2018 10:42:41 AM

    (VNF) - Over 500 Vietnamese with disabilities will be provided free-of-charge artificial limbs in the next five weeks, thanks to Jaipur Foot Artificial Limb Fitment Camp, a Vietnam-India joint project inagurated on July 10 in Phu Tho province.

  • US Independence Day observed in HCM City

    US Independence Day observed in HCM City

    Public: 7/6/2018 11:55:57 AM

    A get-together to mark the 242nd Independence Day of the United States was held in Ho Chi Minh City on July 5th by the city's Union of Friendship Organisations and the city's Vietnam-U.S. Friendship Association.

  • Creative and effective model in foreign NGOs affairs management and aid mobilization

    Creative and effective model in foreign NGOs affairs management and aid mobilization

    Public: 7/5/2018 3:31:06 PM

    (VNF) – Since its establishment over 20 years ago, the Committee for Foreign Non-Governmental Organizations Affairs has played a vital part in administrating and mobilizing foreign NGOs aid.

  • Vietnam Peace and Development Foundation to rejuvenate key personnel

    Vietnam Peace and Development Foundation to rejuvenate key personnel

    Public: 7/4/2018 1:32:45 AM

    It is necessary and important for the Vietnam Peace and Development Foundation (VPDF) to rejuvenate its members, heard a meeting in Hanoi, on July 3th, to review the foundation’s work in the first six months of 2018 and outline tasks for the second half of the year.

  • Greening Vietnam’s tea industry

    Greening Vietnam’s tea industry

    Public: 6/30/2018 9:40:16 PM

    The act of drinking tea is a key part of many of Vietnam’s social rituals and interactions. As a commodity, tea is also one of the country’s most important exports. But in recent years, unpredictable, heavy downpours and overuse of agrochemicals have led to poor quality crops, low yields and a decline in the reputation of Vietnamese tea within the global export market.

  • New school built for primary students in Ke Sach commune (Soc Trang)

    New school built for primary students in Ke Sach commune (Soc Trang)

    Public: 6/30/2018 3:17:07 PM

    (VNF) - From the academic year 2018-2019 on, students and teachers in Ke Sach district (Soc Trang province) will be benefited by a project on School building, jointly conducted by Saigon Children's Charity (SCC) and Ree Corporation.

  • Peace Trees grown in former battlefield

    Peace Trees grown in former battlefield

    Public: 6/29/2018 9:26:02 PM

    Founded in 1995 by Danaan Parry and Jerilyn Brusseau, PeaceTrees Vietnam was the first US organization permitted to sponsor humanitarian demining efforts in Vietnam. Over the years PeaceTrees has continued to work in mine action, while broadening the scope of its humanitarian work and remaining committed to honoring losses on all sides of the war.

  • Look back at 4 years implementing “Safer Cities for Girls” project

    Look back at 4 years implementing “Safer Cities for Girls” project

    Public: 6/29/2018 4:30:42 PM

    Recently, Plan International Vietnam cooperates with Department of Gender Equality, Dong Anh Women’s Union, Hanoi Public Transport Management And Operation Centre and Institute for Development & Community Health LIGHT to organise the review meeting of “Safer cities for girls” project.

  • MCNV, the symbol of Dutch - Vietnamese friendship

    MCNV, the symbol of Dutch - Vietnamese friendship

    Public: 6/29/2018 2:31:02 PM

    (VNF) – It has been 50 years since the Medical Committee Netherlands-Vietnam came into being. Throughout half a century, in war and peace, the Committee has been serving as an effective platform for the Dutch to make Vietnamese people’s life better, especially in terms of health.

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