AFD provides non-Government guaranteed loan of 80 million EUR for EVN Business

AFD provides non-Government guaranteed loan of 80 million EUR for EVN

The Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) and the French Development Agency (AFD) on March 28 signed a credit agreement with a non-Government guaranteed loan worth 80 million EUR (87.8 million USD) to implement the southern Vietnam power distribution project invested by EVN’s Southern Power Corporation (EVN SPC).
HCM City friendship union installs “rice ATM” in Binh Tan Society

HCM City friendship union installs “rice ATM” in Binh Tan

The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) on May 8 presented a “rice ATM” (rice dispenser) and 16 tonnes of the grain from the US non-government organisation (NGO) Project Vietnam Foundation (PVF) to support those in need affected by the COVID-19.
Role of NGOs in safeguarding intangible cultural heritages highlighted Society

Role of NGOs in safeguarding intangible cultural heritages highlighted

The Asia-Pacific Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) Non-Government Organisation (NGO) Conference, which closed in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on November 8, placed a spotlight on the important role played by NGOs in implementing sustainable community development goals through the protection of ICHs.
Australia kicks off direct aid programme for 2018-2019 Business

Australia kicks off direct aid programme for 2018-2019

The Australian Embassy in Hanoi on June 29 began receiving applications for its Direct Aid Programme (DAP), which grants financial support for projects carried out in localities from the north to the central province of Thua Thien-Hue during 2018-2019.
Lao Cai seeks measures to optimise poverty reduction aid Society

Lao Cai seeks measures to optimise poverty reduction aid

The People’s Committee of Lao Cai held a meeting with representatives from several foreign embassies and non-government organisations in Vietnam to review their collaboration and exchange ideas for managing poverty reduction projects.