Due to his love for books, Hoang Quy Binh, a student from the Hanoi University of Technology, launched a D Free Book project, a “triple-zero” library: no fee, no deposit, no limit for lending period.
In a recent meeting to work out the plan for 2016, the National Fund for Vietnamese Children (NFVC) set a target to mobilise VND70 billion in 2016 to give support to 52,000 disadvantaged children across the country.
Households living in remote and mountainous areas will be eligible for loan interest rate of 1.2 percent starting November 2nd under Decree 75/2015/ND-CP, which focuses on forest protection, afforestation and poverty alleviation from 2015-2020.
Quang Ninh provincial Agencies Bloc Youth Union on November 1st organized a youth festival 2015 to congratulate the 14th Quang Ninh provincial Party Congress for the 2015-2020 tenure at the Ethnic Boarding – School in Ha Long city.
The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union in the central province of Binh Thuan has recently built an irrigation work in Duc Tin commune, Duc Linh district to welcome the success of the provincial Party Congress for the 2015-2020 tenure.
The chemical war by the US troop in Vietnam ended nearly half of century ago; however, the negative consequences are still being felt on a daily basis by those who live in the parts of the country where the toxic chemicals were dumped indiscriminately by the American invader.
To make thorough preparations for the 16th Hanoi Party Congress, the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) Hanoi on October 27th completed the information and telecommunications network so that its safety and security can be ensured during the Congress.
Over the past 10 months, over 99,400 Vietnamese labourers have been sent to work abroad, exceeding the year’s target by 4.65% and accounting for 109% compared to the same period last year, statistics from the Overseas Labourer Management Department have revealed.
Nearly 100 artefacts related to traditional sacred animals are being displayed at the Vietnam National Museum of History in Hanoi from October 28th to February 2016.
The Office Department of the Hanoi Party Committee on October 27th presided over a meeting with relevant units to deploy protocol works to serve the 16th Hanoi Party Congress.
World Vision International in Vietnam will support Da Nang city to improve vulnerable children’s nutrition and life skills, and youths’ accessibility to jobs according to an agreement signed between World Vision and the administration of Da Nang city on October 27th in Hanoi.
Across all corners of Hanoi brilliant flowering carpets and Party flags can be seen as expectations towards a successful 16th Hanoi Party Congress to be held from November 1st-3rd.
Catholics in the southern province of Ben Tre are working together to boost economic development. In every religious village, Catholic followers assist each other with production techniques, seedlings, loans at no interest, and with effective production models.
In 2015, the Tra Vinh provincial Centre for Water and Rural Environmental Hygiene has invested over VND21 billion to expand the running water network for rural residents.
The Hanoi Confederation of Labour on October 24th launched a special emulation campaign at the Hanoi Plastics Company to encourage all workers and labourers in the city to strive towards realising the socio-economic targets set for 2015, in order to welcome the 16th Hanoi Party Congress for the 2015-2020 tenure and the 12th National Party Congress.
Standing Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Ngo Thi Thanh Hang on October 24th attended the inauguration ceremony of Thuong Tin district’s cultural house, which is marked as the construction to welcome the 16th Hanoi Party Congress.