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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.
Power generator for thousands of Phu Quy islanders
11:14 15/06/2018
To bring power supply to nearly 30,000 people on Binh Thuan province’s Phu Quy Islands around the clock, the local power sector is operating 3 wind power turbines and 8 huge diesel engines.
24 patients provided humanitarian ankle and foot surgery at Bai Chay hospital
11:11 15/06/2018
A humanitarian foot malformation surgery program 2018 was carried out by doctors from the US’s Prosthetics Outreach Foundation (POF), a non-governmental organization, at Bai Chay hospital in Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province, from June 11th to 13th.
Da Nang organizes youth festival following Uncle Ho’s sayings 2018
10:45 14/06/2018
A ceremony was organized to mark the 70th anniversary of Uncle Ho’s appeal for patriotic emulation; present awards to outstanding youth unions and honour outstanding youth following Uncle Ho’s sayings in 2018, by the Da Nang Youth Union on June 10th.
Over VND355 billion to be spent on revolutionary contributors’ presents
10:31 14/06/2018
The Prime Minister has agreed to authorize the Ministry of Labour, War-Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) to submit revolutionary contributors’ presents for the State President’s approval in marking the 71st anniversary of the Day for Wounded Soldiers and Martyrs (July 27th).
Hoa Binh organizes festival to communicate revolutionary songs and honour youth and children following Uncle Ho’s sayings
10:24 14/06/2018
A festival to communicate revolutionary songs and honour outstanding youth and children following Uncle Ho’s sayings was organized in Co Nghia commune, Lac Thuy district, Hoa Binh province, on June 11th on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s appeal for patriotic emulation.
Hanoi: Nearly 500 disadvantaged youngsters given vocational training
17:38 13/06/2018
Three years after the implementation of the disadvantaged youth vocational training project in Hanoi, nearly 500 disadvantaged pupils have been provided with vocational training; more than 1,500 trainees have received soft skills training and nearly 1,700 others have had access to work safety training.
More than 100 cataract patients receive surgery with Phaco method
11:33 12/06/2018
The Quang Ninh provincial Disease Control Centre, Japan-based Asia-Pacific Prevention of Blindness Association (APBA - Japan) and Tien Yen district Health Department organized cataract surgeries with Phaco method for patients in Tien Yen, Dam Ha, Binh Lieu and Ba Che districts on June 8th - 10th.
100 outstanding blood donors honoured
10:14 11/06/2018
A ceremony was held in Hanoi on June 9th to honour 100 outstanding blood donors from 63 cities and provinces nationwide and six ministries and sectors.
Highlands plum season
02:59 09/06/2018
The Tam Hoa Plum Festival, which started in June 3rd in Bac Ha town, the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, is the festival of plum growers and tourists who love the kind of high quality plums which are only seen in the northwestern region.