(VNF) – “Reach for Excellence”, a project aiming to lift up ethnic-minority women’s power in economics were officially kick started on June 12. Women in Hoa Binh, Son La, Dien Bien and Bac Kan will benefit from the project.
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee held an annual meeting with foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) operating there on June 7th to listen to their voices so as to create more favourable conditions for their operations.
Situation in Venezuela after the 2018 presidential election were provided at a talk jointly held by the Vietnam-Venezuela Friendship Association and Venezuelan Embassy in Hanoi on June 5th.
(VNF) - World Vision recently joined hands with 10 primary and secondary schools in Minh Long district, Quang Ngai province to launch the "Month of Action for children". Gifts and rewards were presented to sponsored children and poor students who show a keen interest in study.
The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) in coordination with the city's Vietnam-UK Friendship Association(VUFA-HCMC) held a ceremony on June 4th to celebrate the 92nd birthday of Queen Elizabeth II (April 24th, 1926-2018) and the 45th anniversary of Vietnam – UK diplomatic ties (1973-2018).
A Russian Pacific Fleet detachment comprising destroyers Admiral Tributs and Admiral Vingradov and tanker Pechenga arrived in Cam Ranh International Port of south central Khanh Hoa province on June 3, starting a four-day visit to Vietnam.
(VNF) - USAID’s Advancing Medical Care and Rehabilitation Education project is enhancing the health and well-being of Vietnamese persons with disabilities by providing higher quality and sustainable services.
The French Navy’s Mistral-class amphibious assault ship Dixmude and La Fayette-class frigate FS Surcouf with 713 officers and sailors on board began their five-day visit to Ho Chi Minh City on June 1.
The Italian Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City held a ceremony on June 1st to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the National Day of Italy (June 2nd, 1946 - 2018) and the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between two countries (March 23rd, 1973 - 2018).
When New Yorker Neal Bermas was planning a trip around Asia in 1999, he chose Ho Chi Minh City as one destination among several. He did not expect that his encounters with homeless and street children here would become the first chapter in the story of his attachment to Vietnam.
A bond of friendship has linked a kind German heart with Vietnam to bring new hope for thousands of disadvantaged local children with congenital heart diseases. So far, intensive material support and technological assistance provided by Dr. Erich Lejeune, Chairman of the Heart for Heart Foundation for Life, has offered Vietnamese children a new chance for a better life.
The Vietnam-Italy Friendship Association (VIFA) in collaboration with the Hanoi University organised an exchange on May 30th to mark the 72nd anniversary of the National Day of Italy (June 2nd, 1946 - 2018) and the 45th anniversary of the bilateral diplomatic ties (March 23rd, 1973 - 2018).
The telecommunication company Star Telecom (Unitel), a joint venture between Lao Asia Telecom and Viettel Global, received the Labour Order and a certificate of merit from the Lao State on the occasion of its 10th founding anniversary (April 1st, 2008) in Vientiane on May 29th.
Fifty years after the war, Khe Sanh, Huong Hoa, Quang Tri - three destinations were mentioned not only in fights and victories against the Americans, but also because of the rapid and steady revival in socio-economic development in the “doi moi” period. As a result, we cannot fail to mention the support of many organisations inside and outside the country, including Peace Trees Vietnam (PTVN).
Last week, JD Brothers, the famous comedians group – known in South Korea through “Gag Concert” and actress Chun Mi-sun visited and directly built two new playgrounds for needy children in Kom Tum province.
An international drawing competition themed “I love Hanoi – A Peaceful City” was held in Hanoi on May 27th in response to International Children’s Day (June 1st).
This is an affirmation of President of the Vietnam-Bulgaria Friendship Association Nguyen Thi Thanh Huong when speaking at the celebration of the Day of Slavic Writing and Culture held in the afternoon of May 26th.