Vinamilk CEO picks up Nikkei Asia Prize Society

Vinamilk CEO picks up Nikkei Asia Prize

Chairwoman and CEO of Vietnam Dairy Products ( Vinamilk), Mai Kieu Lien, was presented with an award at the 20th Nikkei Asia Prizes at a ceremony in Tokyo, Japan on May 20.
Vietnam Red Cross sends aid to Nepal Society

Vietnam Red Cross sends aid to Nepal

The Vietnamese Red Cross (VRC) has provided initial aid worth 30,000 USD to Nepal in order to support the country overcome the devastation caused by the 7.8 magnitude earthquake which struck on April 25.
Trapped Vietnamese nationals in Nepal receive support Society

Trapped Vietnamese nationals in Nepal receive support

The Vietnamese Embassy to India has contacted six out of a total 20 Vietnamese nationals who were travelling in Nepal at time of the deadly earthquake on April 25, Minister Counsellor of the embassy Tran Quang Tuyen said on April 26.
Vietnam active in collecting information of nationals in Nepal Politics

Vietnam active in collecting information of nationals in Nepal

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has asked for a swift coordination between Vietnam’s representative agencies in India and Bangladesh and authorities of the two countries and Nepal to find out if any Vietnamese nationals have fallen victim to the devastating earthquake in Nepal.
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Law may recognise transgender people

The health ministry is finalising amendments to the draft Civil Code law, which is likely to acknowledge transgender people and their rights for the first time in Vietnam.
Deal reached on Asian infrastructure investment bank World

Deal reached on Asian infrastructure investment bank

Twenty-one Asian countries signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on establishing the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) which has authorised capital of up to 100 billion USD and a proposed initial subscribed capital of around 50 billion USD.