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10/5/2017 11:42:02 AM

Ambassador highlights Vietnam’s stand in disarmament, nuclear non-proliferation

Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations (U.N.), reiterated Vietnam’s consistent stance in favour of disarmament and nuclear non-proliferation at the debate of the First Committee on Disarmament and International Security in New York on October 2nd-10th.

  • Guidelines issued on selling public firms

    Guidelines issued on selling public firms

    Public: 1/12/2015 7:42:48 PM

    Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has signed Decree128/2014/ND-CP regulating the sale of wholly State-owned enterprises (SOEs).

  • Highland children receive warm clothes

    Public: 1/12/2015 9:01:59 AM

    (VNF) - ChildFund Vietnam on January 12th granted nearly 2,300 warm clothes with a value of over VND200 million to children in Kim Truy and Hop Dong communes, Kim Boi district, in the northern province of Hoa Binh, as lunar New Year presents.

  • Increased investment in infrastructure raises ethnic minorities’ standard of living

    Public: 1/11/2015 8:52:58 AM

    (VNF) - Information from the Central Highlands steering committee reveals that so far over VND3.835 trillion has been invested in building infrastructure, supporting production and services to improve and increase the lives of ethnic minorities in extremely disadvantaged villages.

  • Revolutionary contributors receive over VND420 billion for Tet presents

    Public: 1/10/2015 8:55:53 AM

    (VNF) – Under a proposal to the State President on the presents for revolutionary contributors during the lunar New Year festival, the Ministry of Labour, War-Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) suggested two groups, one worth VND400,000 each and the other worth VND200,000 each.

  • Nation launches ceremony of 2015 traffic safety year

    Public: 1/10/2015 8:54:58 AM

    VNF - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Chairman of the National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) has sent an official dispatch asking the provincial and centrally-governed city People’s Committees to organise a launch ceremony for the 2015 traffic safety year.

  • Practical programs to care for Tet for workers

    Public: 1/9/2015 8:58:16 AM

    (VNF) – A wide range of programs are expected to be carried out by the Ho Chi Minh city Confederation of Labour to care for workers during the 2015 lunar New Year festival.

  • Over VND45 billion mobilised for AO victims

    Public: 1/9/2015 8:57:33 AM

    (VNF) - Da Nang city Association of Victims of AO has encouraged care for the victims over the past 5 years, apart from disseminating the struggle for justice for the victims.

  • Hanoi: Construction of social housing to be accelerated

    Public: 1/9/2015 8:56:39 AM

    (VNF) - By late 2015, Hanoi is expected to complete 20 of 44 social housing projects, providing some 1.3 million square metres of floor . The remaining 24 projects, totalling 2.5 million square metres of floor, will be carried out after 2015.

  • Over VND160 billion to be spent on poor families’ storm resistant houses

    Public: 1/8/2015 9:01:16 AM

    (VNF) - A project give support for the building of storm and flood resistant houses to poor families with a total capital of over VND160 billion has been adopted by the People’s Committee of the central province of Quang Ngai.

  • Over 1,300 houses to be built for revolutionary contributors

    Public: 1/8/2015 8:59:40 AM

    (VNF) - In 2015, the central province of Tay Ninh has planned to give housing support to 1,323 revolutionary contributors, including 581 houses to be built and 742 others to be repaired.

  • VND10 billion to be spent caring for beneficiaries and poor

    Public: 1/8/2015 8:59:00 AM

    (VNF) - The People’s Committee of the central province of Thua Thien –Hue has decided to earmark nearly VND10 billion to give support for beneficiaries and poor families during the 2015 lunar New Year festival.

  • Traffic accidents take 47 lives on first days of 2015

    Traffic accidents take 47 lives on first days of 2015

    Public: 1/2/2015 7:19:09 PM

    Nearly 100 traffic accidents occurred nationwide on January 1st-2nd, claiming the lives of 47 people and injuring 59 others, according to the National Traffic Safety Committee.

  • Mekong Delta enjoys sharp poverty drop

    Mekong Delta enjoys sharp poverty drop

    Public: 1/2/2015 7:06:30 PM

    As many as 323,200 households in the Mekong Delta got rid of poverty in 2014, exceeding the set target by 3.4 percent, according to the Steering Committee for the Southwestern Region (SCSR).

  • Disaster-hit localities get financial, rice assistance

    Disaster-hit localities get financial, rice assistance

    Public: 1/2/2015 6:59:02 PM

    The Prime Minister has decided a grant of VND117.7 billion (USD5.52 million) to support 11 localities in surmounting the consequences of a recent drought that wreaked great havoc on their Summer-Autumn crop.

  • Top 10 events of Hanoi in 2014

    Top 10 events of Hanoi in 2014

    Public: 1/1/2015 6:27:57 PM

    The press in Hanoi have selected ten outstanding events of the capital city in 2014 as follows

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