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Japan provides emergency aid for flood-hit victims in Yen Bai, Hoa Binh provinces
(CPV) - Some 40 sets of canvases, 47 water purifiers, and 5,025 blankets (all brand new ones) from the Japanese Government’s emergency relief aid for flood-hit victims in Yen Bai and Hoa Binh provinces landed at the Noi Bai International Airport at 14h00 on October 20th.
Discovering 100-year-old tea field in highlands region
16:59 17/10/2017
A tea zone in Lam Dong province’s Da Lat city has been established for nearly 100 years. Despite ups and downs, hundreds of hectares of tea have been maintained.
Telecommunications infrastructure urgently prepared for APEC 2017
16:55 17/10/2017
The Vietnam Military-run Telecommunications Group (Viettel) and Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) are urgently preparing the best telecommunications and information technology infrastructure for APEC 2017.
Ho Chi Minh city raises fund to support flood victims
23:11 16/10/2017
The Ho Chi Minh city Public Sector Union launched a donation drive on October 16th to support people in the North and Central regions of Vietnam affected by recent natural calamities.
Television program supports the poor
16:16 16/10/2017
A live broadcast television program was organized on October 15th to realise the message “The whole country joins hands for the poor - No one left behind” and mark the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty and Day for Vietnamese Poor (October 17th).
Ariyana Convention Centre inaugurated
16:16 16/10/2017
On October 15th, in the framework of the business forum “Invest in Da Nang”, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc cut the ribbon to open the operation of the Ariyana Convention Centre, one of the key constructions for the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week.
Kon Tum boosts socio-economic development among ethnic minorities
16:15 16/10/2017
The Central Highlands province of Kon Tum will give support to over 21,000 families in ethnic minority-inhabited and mountainous regions, implementing a project boosting socio-economic development through 2020, using a capital of over VND270 billion.
Ho Chi Minh city gives preferential loans to over 1.3 million poor families
16:13 16/10/2017
From 2003 to 2017, Ho Chi Minh city has provided preferential loans for over 1.3 million poor, nearly-poor and beneficiaries’ families through the city Bank for Social Policies, the bank has reported.
Vietnam races to deal with flood impacts and braces for typhoon
10:41 15/10/2017
Vietnam’s northern mountainous and north central provinces are making concerted efforts to tackle the serious consequences of rains and floods while also bracing for the arrival of a new typhoon.
Vietnam calls for UN’s poverty reduction support
10:40 15/10/2017
Vietnam has called on the United Nations to assist the country in poverty reduction via resources supply, policy consultation and offering linkage with international financial institutions.