• Social Affairs  

USD80 million to improve transport, sanitation and preschool facilities in Thai Nguyen city
24/06/2018
(CPV) - The WB has approved an International Development Association (IDA) credit in the amount of USD80 million to improve the quality of key urban infrastructure, including transport connectivity, drainage and sewer systems, public spaces and preschools in Thai Nguyen city.
Bac Son border post presents national flags and Uncle Ho’s photos to local people
12:42 20/06/2018
Bac Son border post under the Quang Ninh Border Guard recently presented over 120 national flags and Uncle Ho’s photos to households in Than Phun hamlet, Bac Son commune, Mong Cai city.
USD4.1 billion for new environmental projects
23:34 19/06/2018
Vietnam’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) is set for its participation in the 6th Global Environment Fund (GEF) Assembly and Associated Meetings which will be held in Danang from June 23rd-29th.
Thousands of children benefit from food processing model
23:33 19/06/2018
The National Institute of Nutrition and Canada’s Ryerson University on June 18th announced the results of 3 years of implementing the project on improving food security among poor rural women’s families through scaling up small-scale food processing in Vietnam (ECOSUN) across the 3 mountainous provinces of Lao Cai, Lai Chau and Ha Giang.
Nearly VND4.5 billion to increase education quality for disadvantaged children
23:33 19/06/2018
The Da Nang city People’s Committee has received the project on increasing the quality of education for disadvantaged children, sponsored by Save the Children, using a capital of nearly VND4.5 billion and being implemented until November 2019.
Sparkling Ho Chi Minh city
09:44 19/06/2018
Ho Chi Minh city’s beauty is reflected through pictures captured from high altitude.
Over 4,000 ethnic minority pupils assisted with education
09:43 19/06/2018
Over 4,000 ethnic minority children have benefited from the pilot Emergent Literacy and Math Toolkit (ELM) which helps them get acquainted with reading, writing and maths, while over 2,200 teachers and child caretakers have been assisted with the ability to raise children’s skills to step into their first year of primary education.
Vietnam joins World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
22:40 18/06/2018
The Vietnam Administration of Forests, under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, in collaboration of the Lao Cai provincial People’s Committee, on June 17th held a ceremony in Lao Cai province to mark the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought (UNCCD) (June 17th) with participation from representatives from diverse provinces and cities.
Quang Ngai province facilitates fishing activities
22:39 18/06/2018
With the coast stretching some 130 kilometres, the central province of Quang Ngai has been carrying out diverse policies in support of fishing activities.
Gov’t issues decree on education linkage with foreign partners
11:17 17/06/2018
The Government has recently issued the Decree No.86/2018/ND-CP regulating foreign cooperation and investment in education, including education linkage with foreign partners.