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Better awareness of women’s political participation needed: Minister
It is necessary to further promote public awareness of women’s empowerment, especially their political participation, although the percentage of women in Vietnam’s parliament is currently higher than the global average, said a minister.
Challenges remain in northern mountainous region’s rural development
10:48 04/08/2019
The northern mountainous region has recorded improvements under the national target programme on new-style rural area building, but it is still facing more difficulties and challenges than other regions.
Over 294,000 customers suffer blackouts due to storm Wipha
10:47 04/08/2019
More than 294,000 customers of the power sector suffered blackouts as power went out in northern localities of Quang Ninh, Hai Phong, Bac Giang, Hung Yen and Hanoi on August 3rd due to storm Wipha, which landed in Quang Ninh on August 2nd evening.
Int’l East-West Economic Corridor trade fair opens in Da Nang
11:16 03/08/2019
The International East-West Economic Corridor (EWEC) Trade and Tourism Fair opened in the central city of Da Nang on August 2nd.
Da Nang, Facebook join hands in disaster response
11:01 01/08/2019
The central city of Da Nang and Facebook on July 31st kicked off a partnership program on enhancing disaster response and digital capacity, the first of its kind sealed between Facebook and a Vietnamese locality.
Red Journey drive receives over 85,000 units of blood
10:58 28/07/2019
The Red Journey blood donation campaign 2019 has received over 85,000 units of blood via 265 locations, the organising board told a conference reviewing its result in Hanoi on July 27th.
Reburial service of martyrs in Kien Giang
16:42 27/07/2019
A memorial and reburial service for remains of Vietnamese martyrs and experts laying down their lives in Cambodia during wartime took place at the martyrs’ cemetery in Hon Dat district, the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang on July 26th.
WB-funded water supply–sanitation project benefits 1.4 million people
16:37 27/07/2019
The World Bank-funded Program for Results (PforR) of rural water supply and sanitation in eight Red River Delta provinces has so far benefited 1.4 million residents.
Red Flower Color pays debt of gratitude to revolutionary contributors
09:20 26/07/2019
(CPV) - The “Mau hoa do” (Red Flower Color) art performance is an annual event hosted by the Communist Party of Vietnam Online Newspaper in order to pay debt of gratitude to war invalids and fallen soldiers and Vietnamese heroic mothers nationwide.
Viet Nam strengthening minors’ access to justice
14:53 25/07/2019
(CPV) - A Consultation Workshop on a draft Judicial Resolution of the Supreme People’s Court (SPC) on sexual violence, especially sexual violence against minors, was held on July 24th 2019 in Ha Noi by the SPC and UNICEF.