Floodings after Bebinca storm has killed 8 people and submerged tens of thousand houses.
The standing committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union of Hanoi on February 17th organized a meeting with 444 outstanding youths, who voluntarily joined the army.
(VNF) - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed that Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP) has made great efforts to contribute to the National Targeted Program on Sustainable Poverty Reduction.
Although fisheries trade unions have been established only over the past several years at localities, they have become a common house connecting fishermen onshore, as well as at sea.
At least 50 varieties of hi-tech flowers grown in gardens in Da Lat will be supplied to the market on the occasion of the Lunar New Year Festival (Tet).
Under Uncle Ho’s teaching, Hanoi’s Ha Dong district plans to launch a tree planting festival on the morning of February 15th at Mau Luong secondary school in Kien Hung ward and strive to plant over 8,000 trees on this occasion.
This year, flower villages in Sa Dec city and Can Tho city are supplying many new flower varieties to the market to meet the demand during the Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) of the Monkey.
In 2015, the transport sector completed important traffic construction projects, serving people’s demand for travel, contributing to socio-economic development and ensuring security and national defence.
Van Giang district in the northern province of Hung Yen has become famous for growing traditional ornamental trees for lunar New Year festival (Tet). Accordingly, kumquat has become a major agricultural trees of the district.
(VNF) - On February 4th, a property rights and gender training toolkit which gives community volunteers knowledge they can use to educate communities about land rights, mitigate land disputes, and provide counseling was made public.
On the occasion of the Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) of the Monkey, the Hanoi Federation of Labor and trade unions of industrial parks have paid attention to employees, who leave their homeland to work in industrial parks (IPs) and export processing zones (EPZs).
The Northern Power Corporation has worked with the Son La provincial People’s Committee to inaugurate the construction project in Pu Ca village, Chieng Bom commune, Thuan Chau district, Son La province, to provide power to families who have not had access to the national grid in the province.
(VNF) - On February 2nd, the National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) under the Ministry of Transport announced 12 hotlines for traffic safety during the traditional lunar new year 2016.
The Department of Labor, War-Invalids and Social Affairs of the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong announced on January 26th the province's decision to earmark over VND21 billion to give presents to revolutionary contributors, and families in or near poverty, during the lunar New Year festival (Tet).
(VNF) - The Ministry of Public Security hosted a ceremony in Hanoi on January 25th to honor 13 outstanding coaches and athletes in 2015.
Over the past years, Ho Chi Minh city has achieved remarkable results in poverty reduction, which helps to increase living standards and quality of life among poor families. At present, although poor families can escape poverty in terms of income, they still face a lack of access to social services and basic living conditions.
Over 2 million families in Ho Chi Minh city joined the power saving program conducted in the 2013-2015 period, the city steering committee on power supply and saving said on January 26th during a meeting to review the program.