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Talk seeks ways to prevent bad public comments on women
(CPV) - Six speakers during a talk on public comments on women held by the Center for Studies and Applied Sciences in Gender, Family, Women and Adolescents (CSAGA) on January 19th, suggested that different efforts should be made to prevent bad public comments which may lead to hurt for women.
Donation drive aims to collect 35,000 units of blood
08:53 19/01/2018
The annually held blood donation drive, Red Sunday, this year attracts the participation of 31 localities, and expects to collect some 35,000 units of blood.
Co To island district plants over 6,000 trees to restore environment
08:42 19/01/2018
Quang Ninh province’s Co To island district launched a program to plant over 6,000 casuarina trees to restore the environment in Hong Van beach, Dong Tien commune, on January 17th.
HCMC mobilizes over VND404 billion for humanitarian work
18:12 18/01/2018
In 2017, the Ho Chi Minh city Red Cross promoted its role in carrying out humanitarian and charitable activities, using a mobilized amount of over VND404 billion.
Work program raises fund to support communities
17:37 17/01/2018
Some 2,000 students and 700 blood donors joined the 4th program “Clean house for Tet” held in Ho Chi Minh city from January 15th-February 8th by the South African Consulate in the city.
Over VND70 billion to support disadvantaged children
16:15 17/01/2018
More than 106,000 children were assisted with healthcare, nutrition, education, protection and development in 2017, using over VND79 billion mobilized by the National Fund for Vietnamese Children (NFVC).
Labor export sets new record in 2017
16:23 16/01/2018
The nation sent 134,751 laborers to work abroad in 2017, an increase of 28.3% over the plan, marking the 4th successive year the number of Vietnamese going to work abroad exceeding 100,000.
Hanoi: Over 2,300 households cleared for Belt Road 1
17:58 15/01/2018
(CPV) - A source from Hanoi Department of Transport informed that Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has signed the Decision 2113/QD-TTg approving an investment of nearly VND7.8 trillion (around USD339 million) from Hanoi's budget and other sources for the construction of the Hoang Cau - Voi Phuc stretch of Belt Road 1 project.
Nearly 1,000 young people join blood donation
16:22 15/01/2018
Nearly 1,000 young people in Can Tho city on January 14th joined a blood donation drive, Red Sunday, held by Tien Phong (Vanguard) newspaper in collaboration with the city Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union, Red Cross and the Haematology and Blood Transfusion Hospital.
Hanoi builds additional 430,000 square metres of social housing
16:13 15/01/2018
In 2018, Hanoi is expected to build additional 11 million square metres of housing, including 430,000 square metres of social housing, 348,000 square metres of resettlement housing, and 2.1 million square metres of commercial housing, the city Department of Construction has reported.