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Charity concert in UK raises funds for Vietnam

Young music talents from high schools in Coventry, the UK, performed at a charity concert on March 25 to raise funds for several projects being implemented in Vietnam by the UK NGO Medical and Scientific Aid for Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia (MSAVLC).
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German association supports AO victims

An association in Neuburg town, Gunzburg district, Bavaria state, Germany , has actively supported Vietnamese children, who are victims of Agent Orange/dioxin sprayed during the 1960-1970 war.
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Terry Fox Run set to raise 100 mln VND

The Montgomerie Links Vietnam Golf Club, headquartered in the central region, will continue to host the Terry Fox Run in Vietnam on March 21 to raise funds for cancer research.
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“Cai luong” art raises funds for poor

Dozens of “Cai luong” (reformed theatre) artists performed at Ho Chi Minh City’s Hung Dao theatre on March 4 ngiht for an ongoing programme to raise funds for poor people living in remote regions.
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5,000 join walk for poor children in Mekong basin

More than 5,000 people will join a walk to raise funds for academically outstanding poor children in four countries in the Mekong basin, the organising board said at a preparation meeting on Nov. 20.
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More sympathy, aid extended to storm victims

Nicaraguan Acting Foreign Minister Manuel Coronel on Oct. 7 sent a message of sympathy to Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Gia Khiem, expressing his deep sympathy over the loss of human life and property in Vietnam due to typhoon Ketsana.
Ketsana claims 92 Vietnamese lives Society

Ketsana claims 92 Vietnamese lives

By October 1, the death toll from typhoon Ketsana in Vietnam’s central and Central Highlands provinces had risen to 92 people, with 19 people still missing and 199 injured.