• Social Affairs  

HCM city: Thousands walk for AO victims, people with disabilities
More than 5,000 volunteers of the Vietnam Red Cross Society (VNRC) as well as local residents participated in a fundraising walk for Agent Organge (AO)/Dioxin victims and impoverished people with disabilities in Ho Chi Minh City on August 10th.
Vietnamese experts in Cambodia receive top honour
10:05 13/07/2019
Vietnamese experts who assisted Cambodia’s revolution from 1979 to 1989 were honoured with the Gold Star Order, the highest distinction of Vietnam, at a ceremony in Hanoi on July 12th.
Vietnam becomes 15th most populous nation
10:46 12/07/2019
Home to more than 96 million people, Vietnam has become the world’s 15th most populous nation and the third in Southeast Asia, the Central Population and Housing Census Steering Committee revealed at the online conference in Hanoi on July 11th.
Developing central fishing villages
15:18 08/07/2019
Diverse fishing villages in the two central provinces of Binh Dinh and Phu Yen are developing strongly thanks to tourism or onshore and offshore fishing.
Water plant built in Ben Tre to serve over 100,000 people
09:06 07/07/2019
Work started on July 6th on a factory that is set to supply clean water to more than 100,000 residents in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre.
Number of Vietnamese laborers to Russia to be increased
16:16 02/07/2019
The second round of negotiations on an agreement to attract and recruit Vietnamese laborers to Russia between the Vietnamese and Russian Governments was held recently.
Vietnam attends UN Human Rights Council’s 41st session
11:03 30/06/2019
Women’s rights and climate change were the focus of a discussion within the framework of the 41st session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland on June 28th.
Lotus silk weaving
10:12 29/06/2019
(CPV) - Artisan Phan Thi Thuan in Phung Xa village (My Duc district, Hanoi) has successfully produced silk from the threads of lotus plants.
Lao and Cambodian students experience Vietnamese southern gardens
09:59 26/06/2019
Lao and Cambodian students studying in Ho Chi Minh city experienced a day in the fruit gardens of Dong Xoai town, the southern province of Binh Phuoc, in an exchange program of Vietnamese, Cambodian and Lao students.
Nourishing flow of capital for the poor
17:14 25/06/2019
(CPV) - From a poor province, Binh Dinh has become a developed area with a large number of shrimp ponds, cassava, acacia orchards, etc thanks to preferential capital of VBSP. The increasing flow of capital and diligence of poor households and policy beneficiaries has changed their own lives, contributes to bringing prosperity and developing local economy.