Vice-President calls for more support to poor children Society

Vice-President calls for more support to poor children

Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan has called for more support from domestic and foreign organisations and individuals to help poor children enjoy a warm Lunar New Year at the seventh “Spring for Children” art programme held in Hanoi on January 11.
Society

Vice President visits children in hospitals

On the occasion of the Action Month for Children, Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan visited and presented gifts to 157 child patients under treatment at the National Institute of Haematology and Blood Transfusion (NIHBT) on May 28.
Chevron supports school development Society

Chevron supports school development

An energy group led by the US-based Chevron company will help to upgrade schools and provide scholarships for poor students in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta Region.
Politics

Vietnam, Australia enhance friendship

President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations Vu Xuan Hong received a visiting delegation of the Australia-Vietnam Friendship Association, led by its president Paul Noak, in Hanoi on July 18.
Action Month for Children launched Society

Action Month for Children launched

The Action Month for Children 2011 themed, “A safe, friendly and healthy environment for every child” was launched at a ceremony held in the northern province of Hung Yen on June 1.
Society

Vietnam Outreach supports kids in Nghe An

Vietnam Outreach on April 4 presented 153 million VND to 51 children whose relatives were killed in a recent landslide in Nam Thanh commune, Yen Thanh district, central province of Nghe An.
Society

Foreign oil and gas firms help poor students

The National Fund for Vietnamese Children (NFVC) has signed an agreement with oil and gas firms from the US, Japan and Thailand to finance a 125,000 USD programme on education development in five southern provinces.
Society

Japan provides aid to northern provinces

The Japanese government has pledged to provide 156,000 USD to build a functional rehabilitation centre for disabled children and a rural road for the northern provinces of Ha Giang and Phu Tho, respectively.