NA Vice Chairwoman hails RoK association operations Politics

NA Vice Chairwoman hails RoK association operations

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has hailed the contributions by the Association of People Loving Vietnam in the Republic of Korea (VESAMO) towards consolidating and promoting friendship and cooperation between the two countries.
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RoK association helps Dioxin victims

The Association of People Loving Vietnam in the Republic of Korea (VESAMO) presented 30,000 USD to Agent Orange/Dioxin victims in the northern localities of Thai Binh, Nam Dinh and Hanoi at a Vietnam-Republic of Korea charity event on April 22.
Vietnamese-French honoured with medal of merit Society

Vietnamese-French honoured with medal of merit

Vietnamese-French Nguyen Phuc Ky, a founding member of the Van Canh Friendship Village in Hanoi, has been awarded a Medal of Civil and Military Merits (French: Medaille d’Or de l’Office republicain des Merites Civiques et Militaries) of France for his part in the village’s construction.
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Da Nang works to improve lives of AO victims

The Association of Agent Orange/Dioxin Victims in the central city of Da Nang on April 14 presented three houses worth 123 million VND (5,693 USD) to poor local AO victims’ families in the hope of helping them improve their living conditions.
Tet donations continue for needy people Society

Tet donations continue for needy people

A variety of activities have been organised to warm the hearts of underprivileged people across the country on the occasion of the quickly-approaching traditional Lunar New Year (Tet), the biggest holiday in Vietnam.
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Tet charitable activities nationwide

Provinces across the nation have conducted charitable activities to bring a warm and joyful Vietnamese Lunar New Year holiday (Tet) to impoverished households.
US veterans visit Quang Nam Politics

US veterans visit Quang Nam

A delegation from the Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) led by its Vice President Marsha Lynn Four toured the central province of Quang Nam as part of the “Veterans Initiative” programme aiming to provide information on Vietnamese soldiers killed or reported missing in action (MIA) during war.
Vietnamese, US leaders meet on East Asia Summit’s fringes Politics

Vietnamese, US leaders meet on East Asia Summit’s fringes

Vietnamese PM Nguyen Tan Dung and US President Barack Obama lauded encouraging progress made in the relations between the two countries, especially since they set up the comprehensive partnership in 2013, during a meeting in Myanmar on November 13.
Hai Phong voters pin hopes on upcoming National Assembly session Politics

Hai Phong voters pin hopes on upcoming National Assembly session

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and National Assembly (NA) deputies in the northern city of Hai Phong met with voters in Kien An district on October 3, who voiced their hopes that the NA’s 8 th session, beginning later this month, would make sound decisions in a bid to foster national socio-economic development.
Art performance accompanies unfortunate children Society

Art performance accompanies unfortunate children

The annual charitable “Fairy Moon” art performance, the seventh of its kind, aims to raise around one billion VND (47,000 USD) to support children from disadvantaged background in the lead up to the Mid-Autumn Festival.
Photo exhibition marks Day for AO/Dioxin Victims Society

Photo exhibition marks Day for AO/Dioxin Victims

A photo exhibition - themed “Orange Agent – Message from the Hearts” opened on August 8 at the War Remnants Museum in Ho Chi Minh City to mark the Day for Agent Orange/Dioxin Victims (August 10).
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More support for Quang Ngai fishermen

The Fishermen Support Fund of central Quang Ngai province has raised over 40 billion VND (1.9 million USD) for its local fishermen after three years of operation.