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USD80 million to improve transport, sanitation and preschool facilities in Thai Nguyen city
(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.
Meeting marks anti-drug action month
11:17 17/06/2018
A meeting in response to the action month for drug control and prevention 2018 took place in Hanoi on June 16th, gathering a large number of students.
130 Vietnamese join regional youth entrepreneurship initiative
15:49 16/06/2018
(CPV) - Viet Nam has the third largest startup scene in South East Asia. Despite this growth, the social impact startup ecosystem continues to lag behind other leaders in the region, such as Thailand and Malaysia. If only we could tap into the ambition, creativity and commitment of this new generation of young Vietnamese entrepreneurs to help find solutions to the biggest challenges the country fa
Two men prosecuted for disturbing social order in Ho Chi Minh City
14:35 16/06/2018
The investigation agency of Ho Chi Minh City public security force on June 15th issued decisions on bringing prosecution against and detaining two men for disturbing social order.
Legislators praise improved organization of NA’s fifth session
14:29 16/06/2018
Lawmakers have evaluated that the 14th National Assembly (NA)’s fifth session, which concluded in Hanoi on June 15th, was organised scientifically and efficiently.
Son La organizes festival for outstanding youth following Uncle Ho’s sayings
09:51 16/06/2018
The 5th festival to honour outstanding youth following Uncle Ho’s sayings, and to review two years of implementing Directive 05-CT/TW by the Politburo on strengthening studying and following President Ho Chi Minh’s thought, morality and style, was organized by the Son La provincial Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union on June 13th.
Over VND7.5 billion supporting women in disadvantaged border regions
09:23 16/06/2018
Initiated since early March, the program “Going along with border women” has mobilized over VND7.5 billion to assist women in disadvantaged border communes.
Nearly 200 outstanding blood donors honoured
09:22 16/06/2018
To mark the World Blood Donor Day (June 14th), nearly 200 individuals and families in Hanoi have been honoured as outstanding blood donors by the city blood donation steering committee.
Over 40 million poor families receive direct assistance
11:35 15/06/2018
The Prime Minister has signed Decision 25/2018/QD-TTg (dated June 6th, 2018), abrogating Decision 102/2009/QD-TTg (dated August 7th, 2009) on the policy giving direct support to poor families in disadvantaged regions.
Over 120,400 units of blood collected in Ba Ria – Vung Tau province
11:27 15/06/2018
From 2008 to 2017, the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau collected 120,465 units of blood, satisfying the need for blood for first aid and medical treatment.