Legendary General Vo Nguyen Giap Society

Legendary General Vo Nguyen Giap

General Vo Nguyen Giap (1911-2013) was a loyal revolutionary soldier, an excellent and close disciple of President Ho Chi Minh, and the “eldest brother” of the Vietnam People’s Army. He was also a remarkable contributor to the revolutionary cause of the Party and the country, and an exemplary and prestigious leader of the Party, State, people, and army.
Exhibition honours Vietnam’s legendary general Videos

Exhibition honours Vietnam’s legendary general

An exhibition featuring the life and works of late General Vo Nguyen Giap opened on August 20 to mark his 110th birthday (August 25). The event is to honour the legendary general’s great contributions to the national liberation cause.
Quang Ninh speeding up vaccination campaign Health

Quang Ninh speeding up vaccination campaign

The northern province of Quang Ninh is working hard to inoculate 90 percent of its population against COVID-19 by the end of this year. As of August 16, seven vaccination phases had been carried out, with more than 262,000 doses administered.
Cambodia vaccinates over 50 percent of population World

Cambodia vaccinates over 50 percent of population

Cambodia's National Committee for Immunization against COVID-19 announced that as of August 8, nearly 51 percent of the country's population of 16 million people had received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine.
Young Vietnamese people in US join hands in supporting frontline forces in HCM City Society

Young Vietnamese people in US join hands in supporting frontline forces in HCM City

Members of “Stay Strong Saigon” - a project of young Vietnamese people in the US in coordination with members of the “Vietnam - Unite for Vietnam” project to launch a campaign to donate 20,000 N95 face masks to frontline forces in the COVID-19 fight in Ho Chi Minh City, according to The Gioi va Viet Nam (World and Vietnam) newspaper.
UNESCO launches campaign to promote girls’ education Society

UNESCO launches campaign to promote girls’ education

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in Vietnam on August 3 launched the campaign #KeepingGirlsinthePicture - "For a future picture with girls", calling on the community to share inspirational stories to encourage ethnic minority students, especially girls, to continue their studies after the pandemic ends.
ASEAN, FIFA come together for mental health campaign #ReachOut ASEAN

ASEAN, FIFA come together for mental health campaign #ReachOut

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) joined forces to launch #ReachOut, a campaign designed to raise awareness of the symptoms of mental health conditions, encourage people to seek help when they need it, and help eradicate any associated stigmas.