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Bad weather affects Vietjet Air’s flights in Hai Phong, Hue
Many flights of the budget airline Vietjet Air from/to the northern port city of Hai Phong and the central Thua Thien-Hue province were affected by unfavourable weather on late February 17th and early February 18th.
US Embassy community with annual Tet blood drive 2018
22:24 26/01/2018
(CPV) - US Ambassador to Vietnam, Mr Daniel Kritenbrink, and Vice Head of the National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion, Mr. Le Lam, on January 26th kicked off the Embassy’s seventh “Give a Tet gift of life” annual blood drive.
Hanoi targets 100% health insurance coverage among HIV/AIDS patients
22:03 26/01/2018
The target of 100% health insurance coverage among HIV/AIDS patients was presented at a conference on evaluation of HIV/AIDS prevention and control in 2017 and operational orientation in 2018 in Hanoi, held by the Hanoi Health Department on January 25th.
Hundred billion VND to assist disadvantaged people
16:41 26/01/2018
Over VND103 billion was mobilized from hundreds of organizations, businesses and individuals during “Humane arms” program held by the Hanoi city People’s Committee on January 25th, which will be used to assist disadvantaged people.
Power sector’s youth honoured for following Uncle Ho’s example
16:39 26/01/2018
As many as 26 members and 14 outstanding works of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union of the Ho Chi Minh city Power Corporation (EVN HCMC) were honoured for following Uncle Ho’s teachings during a meeting held on January 25th to review the work in 2017 and carry out the work in 2018.
Twelve animal forms welcome lunar New Year
16:38 26/01/2018
Twelve large animal forms created by plants are placed at Hanoi’s Thong Nhat park, as a special way to welcome the upcoming lunar New Year festival.
People’s voice and access to justice key to solving environmental disputes
11:04 26/01/2018
(CPV) - As environmental disputes, especially between citizens and businesses, are increasing, it is important to ensure better environmental justice as well as people’s access to information and participation in decision-making in environmental matters that affect them.
Second national survey on “Women’s health and life experience” launched
19:31 25/01/2018
(CPV) - The launching workshop of the second national survey on “Women's health and life experience” was held in Hanoi on January 25th by the Ministry of Labor, War-Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) in collaboration with the General Statistics Office (GSO), and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Vietnam.
Northern city organizes online meeting on following Uncle Ho’s example
18:57 25/01/2018
As many as 17 communes and wards in the northern province of Quang Ninh’s Mong Cai city joined an online meeting held on January 24th by the city Party Committee to master the Politburo Directive 05 on studying and following President Ho Chi Minh’s ideology, morality and style in terms of building working styles of the heads, cadres and Party members in 2018.
Dak Lak province: Poverty rate reduced by 4.19% among ethnic minorities
18:55 25/01/2018
As of the end of 2017, the number of poor families in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak was 66,380, a reduction of 10,054 families compared to 2016, for a household poverty rate of 2.59%, the provincial Department of Labor, War-Invalids and Social Affairs has reported.