An aid package from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) for victims of deadly typhoon Damrey arrived in the south central province of Khánh Hoà Thursday morning.
On January 14th, Hyosung Vietnam in cooperation with Korea Food for the Hungry International (KFHI) provided free medical check-ups and medicines to around 2,400 people and disadvantaged children in Nhon Trach district’s Phuoc Thien and Long Tho communes.
(VNF) – The contemporary arts exhibition “Across the Storm” was kick started at the Vietnamese Women’s Museum (Hanoi) on Wednesday (November 15).
About 1,000 people of different ages joined a dance on November 12th at Ly Thai To Square beside Sword Lake in Hanoi, to celebrate the annual Worldwide Dance for Kindness.
(VNF) - Today, U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink announced over $1 million in emergency assistance and longer-term disaster risk reduction support to Vietnam to respond to the impacts of Typhoon Damrey and future disasters on behalf of the U.S. Government.
On the afternoon of November 9th, the Quang Binh provincial People's Committee had a working session with a delegation of PUM Netherlands senior experts (PUM) in Vietnam, led by Sven O.Dekker, PUM’s Country Coordinator in Vietnam.
(VNF) - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is supporting the assessment and coordination of the current emergency flood and typhoon response, and early recovery efforts in Vietnam, which amount to USD 78,000.
Hanoi expresses its willingness to buy technology to complete waste treatment plants.
As many as 160 youth delegates from APEC member economies visited the Central province of Quang Nam on November 7 as part of activities within the framework of the APEC Voices of the Future 2017 (VOF 2017) forum.
(VNF) - A street of Hanoi will be named after Trinh Van Bo, the patriot who donated 5,147 taels of gold to the revolutionary government during the 'Golden Week’ in 1945.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on November 7th directed providing USD 5 million in aid for Vietnam to overcome consequences of typhoon Damrey.
The Prime Minister has asked relevant agencies and authorities to promptly deal with the aftermaths of storm Damrey, the 12th major storm in the country this year, in the South Central coastal region and Central Highlands of Vietnam.
The Standing Board of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee on November 5 decided to allocate 3 billion VND (132,000 USD) to south central and Central Highlands provinces which were just hit by storm Damrey.
Storm Damrey has wreaked havoc in the south central coast of Vietnam, killing 27 people and leaving 22 others missing by 8:00am on November 5, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.
Cadres and soldiers of Military Region 2 have contributed to further burnishing qualities of Uncle Ho’s soldiers through their relief efforts in the Northwestern region.
Heavy rains will pound Da Nang from November 3
Over the past three years, the Vietnam Bombs and Mines Action Support Association (VBMASA) has launched several supporting programs for unexploded ordinance (UXO)/landmine victims in the northernmost province of Ha Giang.