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Ho Chi Minh city honours excellent workers and engineers
Ten engineers and workers who have made excellent achievements at work were honored with the Ton Duc Thang Award by the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee during a ceremony held on August 20th.
Message program launched to assist flood affected people
18:20 10/08/2017
The Vietnam Red Cross (VRC) in collaboration with the national humanitarian portal on August 9th launched a message program lasting until October 7th to assist people in several northwestern localities affected by recent floods.
Over 12 hectares of land handed over for Da Nang Airport expansion ahead of APEC Summit
18:18 10/08/2017
Representatives from the Ministry of National Defence on August 9th, the Air Defence – Air Force and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) signed a deal to hand over 12.7 hectares of land which was treated to be free from dioxin at the Da Nang International Airport to the Ministry of Transport.
Ho Chi Minh city: Over VND2 trillion to assist women’s economic development
16:40 09/08/2017
Over the past 10 years, the Ho Chi Minh city Women’s Union has mobilized over VND2 trillion to assist over 430,000 members in boosting economic development, giving vocational training to over 36,000 laborers, and giving jobs to over 60,000 women.
Ben Tre province gives support for poverty reduction
16:36 09/08/2017
The southern province of Ben Tre is carrying out a project on developing livelihood support for poverty reduction in the 2016-2020 period, attracting nearly 9,000 poor and nearly-poor families to join after one year.
Over 46,000 servings of milk provided for children in Quang Nam province
17:20 08/08/2017
The Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) and the Stand Tall Vietnam Milk Fund on August 7th provided 46,500 servings of milk to children in the central province of Quang Nam, starting a milk provision journey for the 10th year.
Public Security Ministry launches emulation campaign
17:17 08/08/2017
On August 7th, the Ministry of Public Security launched an emulation campaign to celebrate the 70th year since the day President Ho Chi Minh issued 6 teachings for the people’s public security (March 11th, 1948 – March 11th, 2018) and the 70th year since President Ho Chi Minh issued the appeal on patriotism emulation (June 11th, 1948 – June 11th, 2018).
385,000 women in Southeast Asia to benefit from USAID bond
17:37 07/08/2017
(CPV) - The US Agency for International Development (USAID) is guaranteeing an USD8 million Women’s Livelihood Bond that will provide access to credit, market linkages, and affordable goods and services for an estimated 385,000 Southeast Asian women.
Highland markets
15:42 07/08/2017
Coming to markets in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang, tourists find colourful gatherings of ethnic minority people. In particular, ethnic minority women maintain their traditional costumes.
Tra Vinh province gives water support to poor Khmer families
15:39 07/08/2017
The southern province of Tra Vinh is disbursing over VND13.7 billion to give safe water support to 10,541 families, mainly poor Khmer families, as part of the implementation of the Prime Minister’s project on supporting families in need with safe water.