Project supports families affected by COVID-19 in HCM City Society

Project supports families affected by COVID-19 in HCM City

More than 5,000 aid packages worth 9 billion VND (363,489 USD) were presented to more than 2,000 children and families affected by COVID-19 in Ho Chi Minh City in the first half of this year under a project implemented by the city's Child Welfare Association and Save the Children, heard a conference on November 29.
Vietnam commits to supporting foreign NGOs Politics

Vietnam commits to supporting foreign NGOs

The Committee for Foreign Non-Governmental Organisation Affairs (COMINGO) and Vietnamese agencies will continue partnering with and offer effective support to foreign NGOs in Vietnam, thus ensuring their legitimate rights and interests.
JICA disburses 75 mln in ODA for Vietnam in a year: Official Business

JICA disburses 75 mln in ODA for Vietnam in a year: Official

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Vietnam has disbursed some 10.8 billion JPY (75 million USD) worth of ODA in Vietnam, exclusive of funding for the private sector, between April 2021 and March 2022, according to Chief Representative Shimizu Akira.
Indonesia's SOEs asked to aid home-grown start-ups World

Indonesia's SOEs asked to aid home-grown start-ups

Indonesian President Joko Joko Widodo has asked state-owned enterprises (SOEs) along with their venture-capital arms to be more involved in aiding home-grown start-ups, hoping it can boost the country’s digital economic resilience amid the highly competitive tech-firm market.
Milestones in Vietnam-UN relations Politics

Milestones in Vietnam-UN relations

On September 20 this year, Vietnam marked the 45th anniversary of its admission to the United Nations, the world's largest multilateral organisation.
HCM City aims to complete housing rental payments for workers Society

HCM City aims to complete housing rental payments for workers

Ho Chi Minh City’s districts and Thu Duc city have basically completed housing rental payments for workers in accordance with the Prime Minister’s Decision dated March 28, 2022, reported the municipal Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs on September 8.
France funds Hue relic site restoration project  Culture - Sports

France funds Hue relic site restoration project

The Ministry of Culture of France has provided a non-refundable aid worth over 840 million VND (nearly 36,000 USD) to help the central province of Thua Thien – Hue implement a project to restore the roof of Khai Tuong Lau (Khai Tuong Building) at An Dinh Palace in the Complex of Hue Monuments.