Vietnam on June 7 was just elected to the United Nations Security Council 2020 - 2021 with 192/193 votes, highest in the UN history.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has signed Decree128/2014/ND-CP regulating the sale of wholly State-owned enterprises (SOEs).
(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.
(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.
(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.
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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
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.
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).
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.
The press in Hanoi have selected ten outstanding events of the capital city in 2014 as follows