The signing ceremony (Source: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – A Vietnam-Republic of Korea cooperation centre will be established in the northern province of Thai Nguyen to help carry out projects in support of local people.

A memorandum of understanding on the centre’s establishment was signed by the Vietnam-RoK Friendship Association of Thai Nguyen province, the Korea Food for Hungry International and Samsung Vietnam in Thai Nguyen on October 5, Quan doi Nhan dan (People’s Army) newspaper reported.

The centre will implement the Samsung Hope School project in Quyet Thang commune, Thai Nguyen city.

The school is expected to cost 950,000 USD, of which 450,000 USD is for construction and equipment while the rest covers its operation for ten years.

As well as education, the school will hold extracurricular activities and medical check-ups for its students.-VNA