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One more pregnant woman dies from A/H1N1 flu

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One more pregnant woman dies from A/H1N1 flu

The Department for Preventive Medicine and Environment under the Ministry of Health on October 29 confirmed one more death from the A/H1N1 influenza, raising the total fatalities from the disease in the country so far to 36.

Japan aids food security project

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Japan aids food security project

The Japanese government will provide non-refundable aid worth 360 million JPY (4 million USD) to help Vietnam realise its national project on food security for disadvantaged farmers, the Japanese embassy said in a press release on October 29.

Int’l organisations continue support for storm victims

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Int’l organisations continue support for storm victims

Two non-governmental organisations, the Save the Children of the UK and the US-based World Vision, on October 28 provided money and relief goods totalling over 1 billion VND for the victims of typhoon Ketsana in Hai Lang district, central Quang Tri province.

Germany helps conserve Hue relic

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Germany helps conserve Hue relic

The Germany Foreign Ministry will provide nearly 3 billion VND to conserve the Buu Thanh gate and screens of King Tu Duc tomb, part of Hue ancient capital’s relic system.

Former Vietnamese volunteers in Laos meet

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Former Vietnamese volunteers in Laos meet

Nearly 200 veteran volunteer soldiers and military specialists from the central city of Da Nang who fought in Laos have gathered to celebrate the 60th anniversary of their Traditional Day (Oct. 30).