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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.
Strengthening participation of social organizations in HIV/AIDS prevention and control
20:17 09/01/2018
The Prime Minister has just approved the guideline to invest in the project “Strengthening the participation of social and community organizations in HIV/AIDS prevention and control” funded by the 16-year-old Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.
Southern hub reduces traffic jams and flooding using special mechanisms
16:21 09/01/2018
Ho Chi Minh city has started to apply special mechanisms to address traffic jams and environmental pollution, increase residents’ living standard, push up administrative reform, improve investment environment, and streamline personnel work.
Ho Chi Minh city to bring over 300 shipments of Tet goods to workers
16:20 09/01/2018
Over 300 mobile shipments of Tet goods, to be sold at reasonable prices serving workers and labourers in export processing and industrial zones as well as residents in the outskirts regions of Ho Chi Minh city, will be handled by agencies and businesses during the 2018 lunar New Year festival.
Quang Ngai province: Children with cleft palate given free check-ups
16:13 09/01/2018
The Quang Ngai provincial Fund for Children on January 8th worked with the Resurge International and the provincial Obstetrics - Paediatrics Hospital to carry out an operation program for children with congenital lip malformation and cleft palate.
Over VND223 billion in support of sea, islands and poor
16:18 08/01/2018
In 2017, agencies, businesses and individuals donated over VND223 billion to support the nation's sea, islands and the poor. The money was used by the Ho Chi Minh city Fatherland Front to care for cadres and soldiers working at border areas and islands, and poor families; and assist people in disadvantaged localities.
Over 1,000 people run for disadvantaged children
16:14 08/01/2018
Over 1,000 people on January 7th joined a race, at the 1.5, 5 and 15 kilometre distances, held in Hanoi by the city Fund for Children in collaboration with Myself Run Club, in order to raise funds to help extremely disadvantaged children.
Two million presents to be mobilized for AO victims and poor people
16:13 08/01/2018
The Vietnam Red Cross has launched the movement “Tet for the poor and AO victims”, aiming to mobilize at least two million Tet presents for poor families, beneficiaries and AO victims.
Tien Giang to step up sustainable poverty reduction
10:16 07/01/2018
The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang will work to reduce its poverty rate from 4.02 percent to 3.69 percent in 2018.
Son La: work starts on agriculture processing plant
10:16 07/01/2018
The construction of an agricultural product processing plant using the Korea-designed modern technology, commenced in the northern mountainous province of Son La on January 6th.