Philippines cleans up plastic trash-choked canal ASEAN

Philippines cleans up plastic trash-choked canal

The Philippine authorities periodically collect rubbish from the trash-choked Estero de Magdalena canal, which runs into Manila’s most important and heavily polluted waterway, the Pasig River.
Needy people ensured warm Tet holiday Society

Needy people ensured warm Tet holiday

Taking care of people, especially the needy and vulnerable, during the Lunar New Year (Tet), is the responsibility of all-level Party Committees and local authorities, an official has said.
Ben Tre poor given support to build houses Society

Ben Tre poor given support to build houses

Poor people and social policy beneficiaries in the southern province of Ben Tre will get financial support to build houses as gifts from the Da Nang-based Bac Nam 79 Construction Join Stock Company.
Quang Nam UXO victims receive assistance Society

Quang Nam UXO victims receive assistance

The Vietnam Bombs and Mines Action Support Association (VBMASA) presented 60 cows to victims of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) in the central province of Quang Nam to assist them with livelihood.
Quang Nam UXO victims receive assistance Society

Quang Nam UXO victims receive assistance

The Vietnam Bombs and Mines Action Support Association (VBMASA) coordinated with the Quang Nam People’s Committee to organise a programme on August 19 to assist victims of u nexploded ordnances.
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Farm banks bridge food gaps between crops

The Dak Ha district of the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum has to date established 61 “community banks” in 50 villages to help local ethnic minority groups overcome food shortages between harvests.