(VOV) - Nguyen Trong Dam, Deputy Minister of Labour, War Invalids, and Social Affairs (MoLISA), says Vietnam’s support for its disadvantaged citizens—, especially those with disabilities—is demonstrated by policies and laws.
The Vietnam Education Foundation (VEF), an independent US Government agency, has announced its invitation for candidates for its scholarship programmes in the next two years.
(VOV) - Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan has hailed the US Aspen Institute’s contributions to Vietnam-US relations during an October 23 meeting with the US- Vietnam Dialogue Group on Agent Orange (AO)/Dioxin.
(VOV) - President Truong Tan Sang has held bilateral meetings with his Indonesian counterpart Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and Sultan of Brunei Haji Hassanal Bolkiah and attended a meeting with the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC).
(VOV) - For the first time in 17 years, the US government has partially shut down after the two houses of Congress failed to agree on a new budget.
Remains of US servicemen who died during the Vietnam War were handed over to the US at the Danang International Airport on September 4.
(VOV) - The US International Trade Commission (ITC) has used an August 16 vote to confirm its resolve regarding ongoing anti-dumping duty investigations into Certain Oil Country Tubular Goods imported from Vietnam.
(VOV) -The Health Policy Initiative (HPI) project provided support for six legal consultative offices over the past five years to counsel people with HIV who suffered from discrimination in jobs, education and health care.
(VOV) - The National Steering Committee on Overcoming Consequences of Toxic Chemicals/Dioxin (Steering Committee 33) has implemented a wide range of activities to minimise the impact of Agent Orange (AO)/Dioxin chemicals on human health and the environment over the past 14 years.
Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang and US President Barack Obama issued a joint statement at the end of their talks in Washington on July 25.
(VOV) -A delegation led by Vietnam War Veterans Association Deputy Chairman Lt. Gen. Phung Khac Dang has met with US war veterans in Washington D.C on July 24.
Vietnamese scholars and their US partners have earned three awards in a US Government programme to fund scientific research in developing countries, according to a recent press release issued by the US Embassy in Vietnam.
(VOV) - American Samoa’s delegate to the US House of Representatives, Eni Faleomavaega, has criticised the House Foreign Affairs Committee for passing a Human Rights Act that he says does not reflect the full truth of the situation in Vietnam.
More than 1,400 people living with or affected by HIV/AIDS have been able to find a job or run their own businesses with support from a five year US Government-funded programme.
(VOV) - The government of Vietnam will continue cooperating closely with the US in the search for US personnel missing in action during the war in Vietnam.