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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.
Ho Chi Minh city holds festival on caring for children’s health
11:21 05/06/2018
Caring for children’s health, improving their physical condition and satisfying their recreation demand are among targets Ho Chi Minh city will realize in June - the action month for children.
Children of distant islands
11:18 05/06/2018
During all periods of national construction and development, the Party and State have paid great attention to caring for teenagers and children - the country’s future generations.
Beauty of knowledge in ethnic minority communities celebrated
10:59 05/06/2018
(CPV) - The Festival “I believe I can 2018: Indigenous Knowledge – Spring of Life” was held on June 1st-2nd in Hanoi, celebrating the beauty of knowledge embedded within each cultural practice of more than 20 ethnic minority communities from many parts of the country.
Programme 135 pays off in northern mountainous provinces
10:53 03/06/2018
The implementation of Programme 135 under the National Target Programme on Sustainable Poverty Reduction has considerably contributed to socio-economic development of northern mountainous provinces over the last two years.
Hanoi acts to promote green lifestyle
10:53 03/06/2018
A series of activities are underway in Hanoi as part of the Green Living Festival in response to the action month for the environment and the World Environment Day (June 5th).
Thousands youths join summer volunteer campaign
10:53 03/06/2018
As many as 2,400 youths participated in the 2018 summer volunteer campaign launched in Tan An city, the Mekong Delta province of Long An on June 2nd.
Pacific Partnership 2018 successfully concludes in Khanh Hoa
10:53 03/06/2018
The US Navy’s hospital ship USNS Mercy left the port of Nha Trang on June 2nd after two-week mission in Nha Trang, the central coast province of Khanh Hoa as part of the Pacific Partnership 2018 (PP18) since May 17th.
Nearly 1.5 million ethnic minority families enjoy credit policies
17:36 31/05/2018
As of March 31st, over 1.478 million customers from ethnic minority families have accessed credit programs of the Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP).
Nearly 1,200 Vietnamese people using PrEP to avoid HIV infection
17:32 31/05/2018
After a year of pilot implementation, 1,200 people with high risk of HIV infection have been using PrEP (Pre-exposure prophylaxis) to minimize danger of HIV infection.