COVID-19: More than 800 domestic helpers receive financial support hinh anh 1The aid package of over 1.6 billion VND (68,621 USD) is provided on June 12 to assist domestic helpers (Photo:

Hanoi (VNA) - More than 800 women engaged by - a firm providing domestic help services in Hanoi and HCM City - will benefit from an aid package of over 1.6 billion VND (68,621 USD) provided on June 12 to help them overcome difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The move comes via a cooperative effort between leading global payments and tech company Mastercard and CARE International in Vietnam.

Depending on their circumstances, each woman will receive a maximum of 3 million VND.

CARE International in Vietnam has carried out over 300 projects since 1989. Its long-term goal is supporting Vietnamese ethnic minority women in remote areas as well as vulnerable groups in urban areas./.