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UNHRC passes climate change resolution co-created by Vietnam
The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) carried out final discussions of its 35th session in Geneva, Switzerland, on June 22nd-23rd, adopting 36 resolutions and a presidential statement, including a draft resolution on climate change and human rights co-created by Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh city to become attractive, friendly and safe destination
16:49 14/06/2017
The Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee has issued a plan to realise resolution 08-NQ/TW of the Politburo on developing tourism into a key economic sector, and Directive 07-CT/TW of the Standing Board of the city Party Committee on tasks for developing tourism until 2020.
Following Uncle Ho’s example with creative work and emulation in production
16:57 13/06/2017
Studying and following President Ho Chi Minh’s ideology, morality and style at present is to realise his teachings, to continuously emulate at production, to gain high economic efficiency, and to improve and increase people’s quality of living, contributing to building a rich and strong Ho Chi Minh city.
Healthcare provided for poor J’Rai ethnic minority people
16:44 13/06/2017
Ho Chi Minh city’s 6, 8 and Binh Tan district Red Cross chapters and Hung Vuong hospital on June 12th completed a social working trip in the mountainous district of Ia Pa in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai.
Thua Thien - Hue province invests nearly VND1.2 trillion restructuring agricultural production
16:39 13/06/2017
The central province of Thua Thien - Hue is carrying out 12 projects worth nearly VND1.2 trillion to restructure agricultural production from now until 2020.
World Bank approves USD53 million to improve urban infrastructure in Lao Cai, Phu Ly cities
12:47 13/06/2017
(CPV) - The World Bank has approved USD53 million to support infrastructure development in two emerging middle cities in Northern Vietnam, namely Lao Cai and Phu Ly.
EU-funded project promotes sustainable urban development in Vietnam
09:31 13/06/2017
(CPV) - The European Union on June 12th launched “World Cities Vietnam” project, aimed to promote the exchange of experience and best practice on regional and urban development policies.
US Embassy celebrates World Oceans Day in Hanoi
09:50 12/06/2017
The US Embassy in Vietnam has celebrated the World Oceans Day in Hanoi on June 7th, with an event themed "Our Oceans, Our Future".
Action month urges joint efforts to assist drug users
10:03 11/06/2017
A ceremony was held in northern Bac Giang province on June 10th to launch the Action Month for Drug Prevention and Control, calling for joint efforts to assist drug users.
Labour Confederation helps build low-cost flats for workers
19:02 09/06/2017
The Vietnam General Confederation of Labor (VGCL) will invest in building houses for workers. Accordingly, workers can buy houses by making immediate payment or paying by instalments for 10 years.