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Over 4,880 tonnes of rice given to COVID-19-hit people in three provinces
05/12/2021
Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai has signed a decision on the free-of-charge provision of over 4,880 tonnes of rice from the national reserve to Hoa Binh, Ha Tinh and Soc Trang provinces to support needy people who have been affected by restriction measures to fight COVID-19.
Blood donation drive launched to mark 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Thailand diplomatic ties
09:21 05/12/2021
The Department of External Affairs of Ho Chi Minh City in collaboration with the municipal Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and the Thai Consulate General in the city on December 4 organised a blood donation event on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the establishment of Thailand-Vietnam diplomatic relations (1976-2021). It was also an activity in tribute to the late Thai King Bhumibol Adul
UNFPA supports Vietnam’s efforts against domestic violence
09:36 04/12/2021
Naomi Kitahara, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Representative in Vietnam, has called for joint efforts to ensure that all women and children in Vietnam, including the most vulnerable groups, can live a life free of violence.
Lang Son focuses resources on development in ethnic minority areas
09:18 04/12/2021
The northern mountainous province of Lang Son, which has 83.16 percent of its population being ethnic minority people, has been implementing a series of measures to improve the spiritual and material life of ethnic communities.
Vietnam has cured over 992,000 COVID-19 cases
16:55 02/12/2021
So far, Vietnam has cured over 992,000 cases of COVID-19, and continues to treat nearly 6,500 severe cases, the Ministry of Health reported on December 2.
Hanoi spends VND6 trillion supporting COVID-19-affected people
17:19 01/12/2021
According to the Hanoi Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, since the beginning of July, authorized agencies have approved VND6.012 trillion to support over 5.12 million people, workers, establishment owners, and households affected by COVID-19. Families in the city affected by the COVID-19 pandemic have reached VND 6,012 billion.
More than 2.8 million aged 12 - 17 vaccinated against COVID-19
16:55 01/12/2021
Talking about the campaign to vaccinate children aged 12-17 against COVID-19 on November 30, a representative of the Ministry of Health said that vaccinating children is of great significance, in order to protect children's health from the complex development of the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19: New cases on November 30 top 13,972
09:32 01/12/2021
Vietnam recorded 13,972 cases of COVID-19 in 61 localities during 24 hours from 4pm November 29 to 4pm November 30, including 6 imported cases, according to the Ministry of Health.
Northern province increases cooperation with Japanese agency
16:25 30/11/2021
Through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Yen Bai Province has received 20 ODA projects with a total investment of over VND133.5 billion and 5 projects sponsored by the Japanese Embassy with a committed value of USD381,028 in the fields of transport, healthcare and waste treatment for environmental protection.
Secretary of Hanoi City Party Committee agrees to urgently bring students back to school
16:12 30/11/2021
On November 29, talking to the press, Politburo member and Secretary of Hanoi City Party Committee Dinh Tien Dung said that the Standing Board of Hanoi City Party Committee had agreed to urgently bring senior high school students back to school and prepare plans to soon bring junior high school students back to school.