A workshop discussing measures to support people suffering the con sequences of unexploded ordnance (UXO) left over from the war in Vietnam took place in Hanoi on December 4.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has instructed localities to take measures to prevent and handle foot-and-mouth disease which has reappeared in five northern central provinces.
Vietnam’s Thua Thien-Hue province and Japan’s Kyoto prefecture have issued a joint statement on the establishment of friendly and cooperative relations between the two localities.
(VOV) - The image “Throwing Fishing”, captured by photographer Hoang Giang Hai, has been included among 18 photos receiving awards from the American National Geographic Magazine.
A Japanese funded water supply project was launched in Hue city, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on November 18.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked relevant ministries, agencies and localities to mobilise all resources to assist flood victims in the central region.
Floods caused by torrential rains in the central region have killed at least 31 people, left two missing and seriously injured three others, disaster officials said on November 17.
(VOV) - Floods caused by torrential rains in central provinces have killed 24 people and many have been reported missing, according to the National Search and Rescue Committee.
(VOV) -Authorities have allocated approximately VND14 billion (roughly US$700,000) to organizing and hosting the 2014 Hue Festival, this year themed “Cultural Heritage with Integration and Development”.
(VOV) - Typhoon Haiyan, packing destructive winds of nearly 200kph, weakened a bit and changed its course, heading towards the north-central and northern coastal provinces.
(VOV) - Hundreds of thousands of people living along the central and north-central coastal provinces have been ordered to evacuate from high-risk areas as Haiyan, the most destructive storm in history, is heading towards Vietnam.
An exhibition on Australia’s Queensland state education was held in Hue city, capital of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, on November 7 to intensify the education cooperation between the state’s universities and the Hue University.
(VOV) - Haiyan, the most powerful storm in the past decade, is moving quickly towards the East Sea and is forecast to pound central coastal provinces on November 10.
(VOV) -Thua Thien-Hue’s Department of Culture, Sports, and Tourism has announced the province will host its 2014 international dance festival in the middle of June next year.
(VOV) -Nordic Assistance to Vietnam (NAV) has granted about US$27,000 to the central province of Thua Thien-Hue to implement a project on climate change adaptation in 2013.