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11/19/2018 5:40:25 PM

Vietnam Fatherland Front sends aid to flood victims in south central region

The standing board of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee has extended sympathy along with aid in cash to victims of floods in the south central provinces of Khanh Hoa, Ninh Thuan and Phu Yen.

  • Retirement age may go up due to trade deals: MOLISA

    Retirement age may go up due to trade deals: MOLISA

    Public: 11/20/2018 10:30:53 AM

    The retirement age for male and female workers could increase from 60 and 55 at present to 62 and 60 respectively from 2021, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).

  • Edelweiss Air sends support to the first-ever Appreciation Day for Teachers of children with autism in Vietnam

    Edelweiss Air sends support to the first-ever Appreciation Day for Teachers of children with autism in Vietnam

    Public: 11/19/2018 10:27:12 AM

    On November 17, Saigon Children’s Charity CIO (saigonchildren) in collaboration with Vietnam Autism Network (VAN) and Edelweiss Air of Lufthansa Group held the ‘Teachers of Children with Autism Appreciation Day’ with the attendance of over 500 people, including children with autism, parents, and teachers, as well as representatives from saigonchildren, making it the largest public event ever in Vietnam for children with autism and their teachers.

  • Dak Lak: Establishing sexual and reproductive healthcare network by civil society organizations

    Dak Lak: Establishing sexual and reproductive healthcare network by civil society organizations

    Public: 11/16/2018 8:50:26 PM

    On November 14, in Krong Bong district – Dak Lak pronvince, Local Rights Program 18 (LRP18) with technical support from ActionAid Vietnam successfully organized a workshop on establishment of sexual and reproductive healthcare network by civil society organizations.

  • Australian project promotes gender equality in agriculture

    Australian project promotes gender equality in agriculture

    Public: 11/16/2018 10:00:07 AM

    The Australian Government-funded “Integrating gender in agricultural value-chain research” project looks to settle gender social constrains, encourage ethnic men and women’s involvement in agricultural value chains, as well as promote the adoption of high-tech application towards a sustainable agriculture.

  • Last captive bear in Ben Tre moved to sanctuary

    Last captive bear in Ben Tre moved to sanctuary

    Public: 11/15/2018 8:03:50 PM

    FOUR PAWS Viet on November 15 received an Asiatic black bear named Trang, the last bear kept in private farm in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre, putting an end to bear bile farming in the province.

  • Vietnamese doctors provide free eye treatment for Cambodians

    Vietnamese doctors provide free eye treatment for Cambodians

    Public: 11/15/2018 10:49:50 AM

    Doctors from Vietnam’s military hospital 175 and Ho Chi Minh City eye hospital, on November 14 and 15, offer free eye checkups and surgeries and medicines to hundreds of poor Cambodian patients.

  • North-south high speed railway’s 2 sections put into 2032

    North-south high speed railway’s 2 sections put into 2032

    Public: 11/14/2018 8:16:29 AM

    The two sections of the North-South high speed railway will be built first and expected to be up and running in 2032.

  • NA reviews crime-fighting efforts

    NA reviews crime-fighting efforts

    Public: 11/14/2018 6:48:47 AM

    National Assembly deputies yesterday reviewed reports presented by the Supreme’s People Court, the Supreme People’s Procuracy and the Ministry of Public Security on crime-fighting activities, judicial processes and anti-corruption efforts in 2018.

  • Ministries asked to review proposed changes to Hanoi master plan

    Ministries asked to review proposed changes to Hanoi master plan

    Public: 11/13/2018 5:33:56 PM

    Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked relevant ministries to review the proposal for changes to be made to the Hanoi construction master plan for 2030, with a vision towards 2050.

  • Buddhist leaders in Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia step up cooperation

    Buddhist leaders in Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia step up cooperation

    Public: 11/12/2018 5:05:51 PM

    The first Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Buddhist Leaders’ Conference was held in the Lao capital city of Vientiane on November 12, aiming to promote the development of Buddhism in the countries as well as regional exchange in the religion.

  • Party, State leader attends solidarity festival in Dak Lak province

    Party, State leader attends solidarity festival in Dak Lak province

    Public: 11/12/2018 6:21:44 AM

    General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam and President Nguyen Phu Trong joined a great national solidarity festival with locals in Dur Kmal commune, Krong Ana district, the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, on November 11.

  • HCM City to spend VND2.5 billion on traffic cameras

    HCM City to spend VND2.5 billion on traffic cameras

    Public: 11/11/2018 11:22:34 AM

    The authorities in HCM City is planning to hire information technology services for a traffic camera system with VND2.5bn (USD107,100) to be spent on 100 cameras in 2019.

  • Hanoi strives to reduce plastic use in traditional markets, supermarkets

    Hanoi strives to reduce plastic use in traditional markets, supermarkets

    Public: 11/11/2018 5:09:54 AM

    Hanoi aims to reduce the use of plastic bags in the traditional markets, supermarkets and trade centres to protect the environment as well as ensure the sustainability of the ecosystem.

  • Vietnam learns from USAID environmental remediation project

    Vietnam learns from USAID environmental remediation project

    Public: 11/9/2018 4:21:24 PM

    Many lessons have been drawn during the coordination between Vietnamese and US sides in implementing a project on environmental remediation of dioxin contamination at Da Nang airport (Project in short).

  • Lam Dong moves to help the poor, dioxin victims have warm Tet

    Lam Dong moves to help the poor, dioxin victims have warm Tet

    Public: 11/9/2018 4:09:45 PM

    The Central Highlands province of Lam Dong is implementing a campaign to raise funds to support poor people and Agent Orange/dioxin victims on the occasion of the upcoming lunar New Year (Tet) festival.

  • 1,000 helmets presented to improve children’s road safety

    1,000 helmets presented to improve children’s road safety

    Public: 11/9/2018 7:51:26 AM

    On November 8, the Embassy of Sweden in Vietnam, the Asia Injury Prevention (AIP) Foundation and great support from some Swedish companies: AstraZeneca, Volvo, ABB, Ericsson, SKF and Tetra Pak distributed nearly 1,000 high-quality helmets to students at Ba Dinh Primary School in Hanoi.

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