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  • National conference seeks ways to protect children from violence, abuse

    National conference seeks ways to protect children from violence, abuse

    Public: 8/6/2018 3:32:07 PM

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a national online conference on August 6 on the protection of children against violence, abuse and risks to their health and life.

  • Floods, landslides kill six in northern mountainous region

    Floods, landslides kill six in northern mountainous region

    Public: 8/6/2018 10:32:00 AM

    Floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains in the past days had left six dead, five missing and two injured in the northern mountainous region by 17:00 on August 5.

  • ICISE marks 10 years since first Rencontres du Vietnam in Quy Nhon

    ICISE marks 10 years since first Rencontres du Vietnam in Quy Nhon

    Public: 8/6/2018 10:20:00 AM

    A meeting was held on August 5 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the first Rencontres du Vietnam programme that took place at the International Centre for Interdisciplinary Science and Education (ICISE) in Quy Nhon city, in the central province of Binh Dinh.

  • 14 Vietnamese practitioners benefited from Australian clinical observership program

    14 Vietnamese practitioners benefited from Australian clinical observership program

    Public: 8/6/2018 9:29:15 AM

    (VNF) - 14 visiting Vietnamese doctors are having the chance to gain first-hand experience into best practices and updated techniques in their particular field of expertise, thanks to a programme held by the University of Sydney.

  • HCM City: Over 5,000 walk for AO victims, people with disabilities

    HCM City: Over 5,000 walk for AO victims, people with disabilities

    Public: 8/6/2018 7:46:03 AM

    A charity walk was held in Ho Chi Minh City on August 5 with the participation of more than 5,000 people to raise funds for Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin victims and the disabled.

  • UPRACE: Run to raise fund for Newborns Vietnam

    UPRACE: Run to raise fund for Newborns Vietnam

    Public: 8/4/2018 4:51:02 PM

    (VNF) - No matter wherever you are in the world, feel free to join UPRACE to improve your physical health while bringing the chance to live to more newborns.

  • More than 3,000 people to walk for Agent Orange/dioxin victims

    More than 3,000 people to walk for Agent Orange/dioxin victims

    Public: 8/3/2018 11:06:39 AM

    The Ho Chi Minh City Red Cross Society held a press conference on August 1 to announce the walking program themed “For victims of Agent Orange/dioxin and the needy people with disabilities” in 2018.

  • Vietnam looks to learn from Germany’s housing saving bank: Deputy PM

    Vietnam looks to learn from Germany’s housing saving bank: Deputy PM

    Public: 8/3/2018 10:10:17 AM

    Vietnam is studying effective models to develop housing for its citizens from other countries, including the housing saving bank in Germany, said Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung.

  • 100,000 green trees planted in Bac Kan

    100,000 green trees planted in Bac Kan

    Public: 8/2/2018 9:01:27 PM

    Around 100,000 green trees worth about VND 930 million (USD 39,990) were planted at the Na Tu historical relic site in the northern province of Bac Kan on August 2, as part of the “One million green trees for Vietnam” fund.

  • Vietnam strengthens protection of rare sea turtles

    Vietnam strengthens protection of rare sea turtles

    Public: 8/2/2018 12:24:51 PM

    Rare Vietnamese marine turtles are critically threatened due to illegal hunting, despite the animals having the highest level of legal protection.

  • Việt Nam to restrict import of scrap

    Việt Nam to restrict import of scrap

    Public: 8/2/2018 11:04:18 AM

    The General Department of Việt Nam Customs (CGD) will study and submit to the Ministry of Finance a proposal to the Government to restrict imports of scrap materials and move towards a ban on scrap imports to Việt Nam.

  • Vietnam continues send aid to victims of Lao dam collapse

    Vietnam continues send aid to victims of Lao dam collapse

    Public: 8/2/2018 4:37:39 AM

    The High Command of Military Region 5 and the South Laos Friendship Co., Ltd are continuing to direct their units to send personnel to the Lao province of Attapeu to help local residents affected by of the collapse of the Sepien-Senamnoi hydropower dam overcome the consequences.

  • Flood relief work underway in northern localities

    Flood relief work underway in northern localities

    Public: 8/1/2018 8:46:03 PM

    Flood relief efforts have been made in the capital city of Hanoi and the northern provinces of Hoa Binh and Lao Cai after days of downpours which claimed many lives and caused critical damage to local property.

  • Ho Chi Minh City encourages environment projects

    Ho Chi Minh City encourages environment projects

    Public: 8/1/2018 10:17:43 AM

    HCM City has called for investment in environmental protection projects from now through 2025 and announced incentives for such investment as it seeks to resolve certain problems soon.

  • Religious dignitaries trained in defence, security

    Religious dignitaries trained in defence, security

    Public: 8/1/2018 7:29:12 AM

    A course began in the Central Highland province of Gia Lai on July 31, aiming to boost defence and security knowledge for 130 religious dignitaries and leaders residing across provinces and cities in the Fifth Military Region.

  • Change needed to save the oceans from plastic

    Change needed to save the oceans from plastic

    Public: 7/31/2018 11:53:41 PM

    While many Vietnamese people do not think that single-use plastic items like cups , straws or bags could harm the planet, the consequences of plastic pollution of the world’s oceans are all too real. However, a global change in mindset is now taking its first steps in Vietnam.

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