Emergency relief provided for flood-hit people in Binh Dinh, Phu Yen Society

Emergency relief provided for flood-hit people in Binh Dinh, Phu Yen

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRC) Central Committee announced on December 2 that it has decided to provide emergency relief worth 540 million VND (nearly 23,800 USD) in cash and goods for people severely affected by floods in the south central provinces of Binh Dinh and Phu Yen.
Hanoi offers relief aid to disaster-hit provinces Society

Hanoi offers relief aid to disaster-hit provinces

The Party Committee, People’s Council, People’s Committee and Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Committee of Hanoi on November 12 presented relief aid to central and northwestern provinces to help them overcome disaster consequences.
HCM City assists over 2.4 million workers affected by COVID-19 Society

HCM City assists over 2.4 million workers affected by COVID-19

The Ho Chi Minh City Federation of Labour announced on October 7 that it has spent over 1.39 trillion VND (60.4 million USD) as relief aid for 2.4 million trade union members, workers, civil servants, labourers and their children affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in the city.
HCM City approves largest-ever relief package Society

HCM City approves largest-ever relief package

The People’s Council of Ho Chi Minh City has approved the largest-ever relief package worth over 7.3 trillion VND (321.3 million USD) to support people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
HCM City to implement third relief package worth 7.3 trillion VND Society

HCM City to implement third relief package worth 7.3 trillion VND

Ho Chi Minh City will carry out the third relief package worth 7.3 trillion VND (around 320.7 million USD) sourced from the local budget to help more households and informal workers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, said Vo Van Hoan, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee.
Son La coffee growers supported in sustainable development Business

Son La coffee growers supported in sustainable development

More than 4,300 coffee growing households in the northern province of Son La will receive support in coffee farming, production and trade under a 2-year project by the Foundation for International Development/Relief (FIDR) Vietnam Office – a Japan-based international non-Governmental organisation.
HCM City proposes Government provide more relief aid for poor people Society

HCM City proposes Government provide more relief aid for poor people

The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has proposed the Government provide the city with nearly 28 trillion VND (1.2 billion USD) and 142,000 tonnes of rice to assist poor people and labourers during the period of social distancing under the Prime Minister’s Directive No. 16.
Nearly 309 million USD donated to COVID-19 fight so far: VFF Society

Nearly 309 million USD donated to COVID-19 fight so far: VFF

The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee has received over 7.02 trillion VND (308.8 million USD) in donations to help with the national COVID-19 relief efforts since May 1, Vice Chairman and Secretary-General Le Tien Chau said at an event on August 13.
Switzerland presents 13 tonnes of medical supplies to Vietnam Politics

Switzerland presents 13 tonnes of medical supplies to Vietnam

An aid package of 13 tonnes of medical supplies from the Swiss Government is expected to arrive at Tan Son Nhat airport, Ho Chi Minh City on the morning of August 13, the Vietnamese Embassy in Switzerland said, citing a notice from the Humanitarian Aid Agency under the Swiss Foreign Ministry.