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  • VND1.5 billion spent on assisting poor patients

    VND1.5 billion spent on assisting poor patients

    Public: 9/6/2015 11:01:55 AM

    The southwestern region steering committee and the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) recently signed a deal of cooperation in which EVN will participate in supporting social welfare work conducted by the steering committee.

  • Phuc Trach grapefruit season

    Phuc Trach grapefruit season

    Public: 9/5/2015 2:59:43 PM

    The grapefruits planted in Phuc Trach commune, Huong Khe district in the central province of Ha Tinh has become a specialty of the province for its famous high quality.

  • Government supports 5 localities for storm relief

    Government supports 5 localities for storm relief

    Public: 9/3/2015 2:51:08 PM

    The Prime Minister has decided to earmark VND70 billion from the central budget to give assistance to 5 localities to help mitigate the consequences of the first storm making landfall in 2015 .

  • Hundreds of fishermen provided with life-jackets

    Hundreds of fishermen provided with life-jackets

    Public: 9/1/2015 2:48:10 PM

    The Traffic Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security on September 1st presented over 200 life-jackets and life saving equipment to fishermen and those who live by fishing in Quang Yen town in the northern province of Quang Ninh.

  • Dioxin-contaminated spots in Bien Hoa airport to be resolved

    Public: 9/1/2015 2:43:11 PM

    Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has agreed with building a project on controlling and resolving dioxin contamination at Bien Hoa airport and the surrounding residential areas.

  • Nearly 80,000 labourers sent abroad for work in 8 months

    Public: 9/1/2015 2:38:27 PM

    From the beginning of this year to late August, nearly 80,000 labourers went to work abroad, seeing a year-on-year increase of 8.21%, and accounting for 83.98% of the year’s plan, the Overseas Labourer Management Department under the Ministry of Labour, War-Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) has reported.

  • Famous grapefruits in harvesting season

    Famous grapefruits in harvesting season

    Public: 8/30/2015 3:56:37 PM

    The grapefruits planted in Phuc Trach village, Huong Khe district in the central province of Ha Tinh has become a specialty of the province for its famous high quality.

  • Country sends nearly 80,000 labourers abroad to work

    Country sends nearly 80,000 labourers abroad to work

    Public: 8/30/2015 3:45:29 PM

  • 3,800 tablets of ecstasy and 3.8 kg of opium seized in Son La province

    Public: 8/29/2015 2:29:44 PM

    Hau A De, 30, was arrested by the border post of Long Sap border gate under the Son La provincial Border Guard while illegally transporting 3,800 tablets of ecstasy in Long Sap commune, Moc Chau district, Son La province on August 29th.

  • Ho Chi Minh City in need of  23,000 labourers in September

    Ho Chi Minh City in need of 23,000 labourers in September

    Public: 8/27/2015 11:54:39 AM

    In September, enterprises in Ho Chi Minh city are forecasting to be in need of some 23,000 full-time and 5,000 part-time work positions, the city Centre of Forecasting Manpower Needs and Labour Market Information (FALMI) has reported.

  • 30,000 people to join parade to mark National Day

    30,000 people to join parade to mark National Day

    Public: 8/26/2015 11:48:38 AM

    An official parade is expected to be held on September 2nd at Ba Dinh Square and some Hanoi streets to mark the 70th year of the August Revolution and the National Day (September 2nd).

  • Vietnam responds to “Clean up the world” campaign

    Vietnam responds to “Clean up the world” campaign

    Public: 8/26/2015 11:47:13 AM

    The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) will work with the Hung Yen provincial People’s Committee and the Australian Embassy in Vietnam to organise activities nationally from September 14th – 20th in response to the campaign “Clean up the world”.

  • Northern village famous for wood statue production

    Northern village famous for wood statue production

    Public: 8/26/2015 11:26:57 AM

    Bao Ha village, Vinh Bao district, Hai Phong City are very famous in Vietnam for wood carving products, mainly producing wood statues as it has developed over the past 500 years.

  • Smuggled elephant tusks and pangolin scales seized in Da Nang city

    Smuggled elephant tusks and pangolin scales seized in Da Nang city

    Public: 8/25/2015 2:28:17 PM

    The Anti-smuggling and Investigation Department under the Vietnam Customs General Department and the Da Nang Customs Department on August 25th seized another large amount of elephant tusks and pangolin scales illegally transported into Vietnam.

  • Exhibition on Truong Sa, Hoang Sa archipelagos opens in southern province

    Exhibition on Truong Sa, Hoang Sa archipelagos opens in southern province

    Public: 8/24/2015 8:43:34 PM

    An exhibition archipelagos opened in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on August 24th to give the audience historical and legal evidence proving Vietnam’s sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly), Vietnam News Agency reported.

  • 3.8kg of drugs seized in Ha Tinh province

    3.8kg of drugs seized in Ha Tinh province

    Public: 8/24/2015 2:25:06 PM

    The Ha Tinh police, the Border Guards and the Coast Guards arrested two drug traffickers and seized 3.8kg of crystal methamphetamine at a hotel in Ky Trinh commune, Ky Anh district of Ha Tinh province on early morning of August 23rd.

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