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ADB, Australia offer loans for GMS development

The Asia Development Bank (ADB) will provide a non-refundable aid worth 26 million USD funded by the Australian Government for a constructional project of transportation infrastructure in the Mekong Sub-region.
Deputy Foreign Minister pledges aid to Japan Politics

Deputy Foreign Minister pledges aid to Japan

The Vietnamese government is willing to send medical staff to Japan to help the country overcome the consequences of the recent earthquake and tsunami, besides an aid package worth 200,000 USD.
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Vietinbank helps poor districts in Ha Giang

The Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (Vietinbank) has provided an aid package worth 69.2 billion VND (3.46 million USD) to poor districts in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang .
Republic of Korea resumes aid for DPRK World

Republic of Korea resumes aid for DPRK

The RoK’s Red Cross said on Sept. 26 that it will send 5,000 tonnes of rice and other necessities in aid to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea in late October.
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Aid to child heart patients in Quang Ngai

The Quad Personnel Consultant company of the United States on January 12 announced a 5,000 USD aid package to help children suffering from congenital heart defects in the central province of Quang Ngai.
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More relief for storm victims

The Vietnamese Red Cross will provide an additional 350 million VND to help people in the central region, which was the hardest hit by Typhoon Mirinae, stabilise their lives.
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Urgent aids to Typhoon Mirinae victims

Vietnam will provide 225 billion VND (12.6 million USD) and 10,000 tonnes of rice to central and Central Highlands provinces to help them overcome the consequences of Typhoon Mirinae.
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More aid to victims of Typhoon Ketsana

The National Fund for Vietnamese Children has provided an aid package worth 500 million VND (around 28,000 USD) to nine central and Central Highlands provinces hit by Typhoon Ketsana.
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VietinBank presents lifebuoys to children

The Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (VietinBank) has given 500 school bags which can double as life jackets worth 75 million VND (roughly 4,100 USD) to children of the northern Nam Dinh province.