(VOV) - Ireland has committed EUR13.29 million to a programme on socio-economic development in Vietnam’s disadvantaged communes (known as programme 135) over the 2013–2015 period.
The Vietnamese Party and State’s religious and belief policies have vanquished schemes to abuse religions to conduct a “peace evolution”.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has reaffirmed the State and Party’s consistent policy of protecting and promoting human rights to better ensure the people’s civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights.
(VOV) - Farida Shaheed, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Cultural Rights, has concluded a 12-day Vietnam visit to investigate and learn more about the state of cultural rights protections in the country.
(VOV) - The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) will provide US$33 million in preferential loans under the sustainable rural development project for the poor in Ha Tinh and Quang Binh provinces.
As many as 155 Vietnamese graduates, including three from ethnic minority groups and five with disability, will pursue a higher education programme in Australia from January 2014.
A fire jumping performance by 100 Pa Then ethnic artisans warmed up Cultural Heritage Tourism Week for Ethnic Minority Groups in the northernmost province of Ha Giang on November 22.
(VOV) -Experts discussed measures to preserve the costume and fashion traditions of the country’s ethnic minorities, at a seminar in Hanoi on November 22.
More Cabinet members went before the National Assembly on November 20 to answer deputies’ queries on a wide range of topics.
(VOV) - The Green Heritage Culture and Tourism Week- a connection between people and nature opened at the Vietnam Culture-Art Exhibition Centre in Hanoi on November 19.
(VOV) -The Vietnam Cultural Heritage Week officially opened at the Hanoi-based Culture Tourism Village of Vietnamese Ethnic Groups on November 18.
(VOV) - President Truong Tan Sang has held a November 16 meeting with 104 teachers honoured for their outstanding service during the 2008–2013 period.
(VOV) - The Ngo Boat Racing Festival, a tradition of the Mekong Delta region’s Khmer ethnic minority, began in Soc Trang province’s Soc Trang City on November 15.
National Assembly (NA) deputies have adopted a resolution on the allocation of the 2014 State budget, after the proposal received 87.75 percent of the votes at the November 15 morning sitting.
(VOV) - A national action month for HIV/AIDS prevention was started on November 10 to increase government involvement in preventing new incidences of HIV/AIDS.