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Ho Chi Minh city raises fund to support flood victims
The Ho Chi Minh city Public Sector Union launched a donation drive on October 16th to support people in the North and Central regions of Vietnam affected by recent natural calamities.
Da Nang city installs statues from APEC member economies
22:26 03/10/2017
Da Nang city is installing four statues from the APEC member economies of Australia, New Zealand, the United States and China’s Tai Pei in APEC Park, while platforms are being constructed to prepare for installing the next statues.
Nearly 7,000 disadvantaged children assisted during Mid-Autumn festival
09:32 03/10/2017
The National Fund for Vietnamese Children (NFVC) has carried out a wide range of activities to assist some 7,000 disadvantaged children across the country, using a capital of VND2.35 billion.
Up to USD1.87 billion projected for offshore fishing development
10:04 01/10/2017
The total investment for the offshore fishing industry for the 2018-2030 period is projected to reach VND42.2 trillion (USD1.87 billion).
Phu Tho to reduce rate of poor households to 5 percent in 2020
10:03 01/10/2017
The northern midland province of Phu Tho is striving to reduce the percentage of poor households to 5 percent by 2020, as part of its efforts to achieve sustainable poverty reduction and improve living conditions of local people.
World Vision contributes to socio-economic development in Dien Bien
11:46 30/09/2017
The World Vision Vietnam (WVV) and the Dien Bien province People’s Committee have agreed on principles in carrying out programs and projects funded by the WVV in the northern mountainous locality from 2017-2022.
Social insurance sector moves to slash red tape
11:44 30/09/2017
The social insurance sector has made significant improvement in administrative procedures reform after four years implementing the Government Resolution 19/NQ-CP on improving the business environment, delegates told a seminar in Ho Chi Minh city on September 28th.
RoK firm to build waste-to-energy plant in Hung Yen
11:31 30/09/2017
The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Hao Group said it plans to invest in a waste-to-energy plant with a daily capacity of 150 tonnes of rubbish in the northern province of Hung Yen.
Four Central provinces to better prepared for natural disasters
11:10 30/09/2017
(CPV) - The USAID launched Phase II of the building resilience to natural hazards in Central Vietnam project, which will be implemented by the American Red Cross with five Consortium partners: Vietnam Red Cross, Plan International, HelpAge International, Catholic Relief Services, and Save the Children.
Nearly VND21 billion to support typhoon affected residents
17:00 25/09/2017
As of September 23rd, 53 organizations registered to donate money to assist residents in the central province of Ha Tinh who were affected by the recent Typhoon Doksuri, the provincial Fatherland Front said on September 24th.