VNF - In the morning of February 15, in Hanoi, the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences cooperated with the Vietnam Historical Sciences Association to organize a national-level scientific seminar on the topic "The fight to protect the northern border
(VNF) - Information released by the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) on January 19th showed that during the lunar New Year Tet festival it would give gifts to poor families and medical insurance cards to poor women worth VND25 billion.
(VNF) – Over the past 5 years, over 38,000 rural labourers in the southern province of Dong Nai have received vocational training, thus having opportunities to improve their standard of living, according to the provincial Department of Labour, War-Invalids and Social Affairs.
(VNF) - The Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP) reported that in 2014, it had lent VND39.654 trillion to over 2.1 million customers, helping 400,000 families escape poverty.
(VNF) – Over VND360 billion was collected from agencies and individuals as of January 17th, 8 days after the launch of the program entitled “Bridge of love” by the Ministry of Transport and the National Traffic Safety Committee. The collected money will be used to build bridges in remote areas.
(VNF) - Danish Minister for Trade and Development Cooperation Mogens Jensen will pay a visit to Vietnam from January 19th to 22nd, the Danish Embassy in Vietnam has reported.
Promoting solidarity, friendship, mutual understanding, and interpersonal exchange between Vietnam and China is crucial to developing the bilateral comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership in a stable and healthy fashion.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung suggested accelerating oil and gas and labour cooperation with Saudi Arabia while welcoming the south-western Asian country’s new Ambassador to Vietnam Dakhil Al Johani in Hanoi on January 14th.
President Truong Tan Sang was informed about the latest efforts to preserve and restore Hoa Lu ancient capital, a historical and cultural site of great value in the northern province of Ninh Binh, during a working session with local authorities on January 14th.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung welcomed General Prawit Wongsuwon, Thai Deputy PM and Defence Minister, in Hanoi on January 14th, during which he iterated Vietnam’s wish for a stable and growing future for Thailand
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung attended a ceremony and a conference to launch a national action programme for the “Zero Hunger Challenge,” initiated by United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, on January 14th.
(VNF) - In 2014, the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang implemented a range of diverse solutions to boost sustainable poverty reduction, including giving loans, seedlings, animals and housing support to poor families.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung welcomed new UK Ambassador to Vietnam Giles Lever during a reception in Hanoi on January 13th.
(VNF) - Ministries, sectors, authorities and unions are actively carrying out measures to give a warm and happy lunar New Year festival (Tet) to poor and disadvantaged people as well as beneficiaries’ families.
(VNF) - In 2014, Vietnam sent 106,840 labourers to work abroad, an increase of 18.7% on the planned number, making it the largest number of guest workers sent abroad over the past years, according to statistics from the Overseas Labourer Management Department under the Ministry of Labour, War-Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).
(VNF) - The Can Tho city steering committee on voluntary blood donation, on January 13th reviewed the work in 2014 and launched a new blood donation campaign for the lunar New Year and the biggest blood donation event – Red Spring Festival 2015.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has signed Decree128/2014/ND-CP regulating the sale of wholly State-owned enterprises (SOEs).