COVID-19: Philippines re-imposes lockdown of Manila World

COVID-19: Philippines re-imposes lockdown of Manila

The Philippine authorities on July 13 announced the partial lockdown of the Manila capital again from July 15 or 16 with about 250,000 people as COVID-19 infections surge, just six weeks after quarantine measures were loosened.
Hanoi shares COVID-19 response experience with world cities Society

Hanoi shares COVID-19 response experience with world cities

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung shared COVID-19 prevention and control experience with mayors of other cities in the world during an online mayoral meeting within the framework of the Cities Against COVID-19 (CAC) Global Summit on June 2.
ASEAN supports quake, tsunami victims in Indonesia ASEAN

ASEAN supports quake, tsunami victims in Indonesia

The AHA Centre, an intergovernmental organisation established by ten ASEAN member states with the aim of facilitating cooperation and coordination of disaster management in the region, handed over 75 houses to tsunami victims in Palu city of Indonesia’s Central Sulawesi province on April 16.
Vietnamese community supports Hungary’s COVID-19 fight Society

Vietnamese community supports Hungary’s COVID-19 fight

Within just over a week, in response to the call of the Vietnamese Association in Hungary, the Vietnamese community in the European country donated more than 8 million HUF (nearly 24,000 EUR) and many objects to support the local fight against the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Vietnam plans to foster ties with Arizona across multiple areas Politics

Vietnam plans to foster ties with Arizona across multiple areas

Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc visited the State of Arizona from February 10 – 12 as part of activities to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic relations and pay tribute to late US Senator John McCain, one of the pioneers in normalisation of bilateral ties.
Vietnamese community in Czech Republic helps fire victims Society

Vietnamese community in Czech Republic helps fire victims

Representatives of Vietnamese associations and societies in the Czech Republic on February 7 handed nearly 252,100 koruna (about 10,000 EUR) over to the administration of Vejprty to help victims of a fire at the support centre for the handicapped in the city.
Vietnamese people in France share Tet joy Society

Vietnamese people in France share Tet joy

About 1,000 Vietnamese people in France and international friends shared the joy of the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival at a celebration held by the Vietnamese Embassy at the Paris City Hall on February 3.
Vietnamese expats in Canada celebrate Tet holiday Society

Vietnamese expats in Canada celebrate Tet holiday

The Canada-Vietnam Society (CVS), which gathers Vietnamese expats living in Canada, held a get-together in Toronto on January 18 to celebrate Tet, Vietnam’s traditional New Year, which is less than a week away.