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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.

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    US veteran gives free-of-charge English teaching to Vietnamese people

    Public: 4/13/2015 1:40:11 PM

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  • Russian Prime Minister’s visit to Vietnam

    Russian Prime Minister’s visit to Vietnam

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  • Knife attack wounds nine at Chinese train station

    Knife attack wounds nine at Chinese train station

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  • Knife-wielding attacker slashes face of US ambassador in Republic of Korea

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  • Thailand tests floating homes in region grappling with floods

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    ASEAN to remove more non-tariff barriers to boost economic integration

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  • Indonesia to ban exporting maids overseas

    Indonesia to ban exporting maids overseas

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  • Russian ship conducts marine survey in Vietnam East Sea

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