A workshop was held on December 19 in Hanoi to discuss ways to complete the legal framework for enhancing community’s monitoring of investment in poverty reduction and hunger eradication projects, in a bid to prevent corruption.
As many as 144 cows were given to poor ethnic minority households in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on December 18-20.
The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV)’s leadership over the army is comprehensive and absolute, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has affirmed.
Forces hostile to the Vietnamese revolution have been trying to promote the so-called peaceful evolution in a bid to undermine the socialist regime, with one of their ploys being the call for “depoliticising the army” which is the core force safeguarding the achievements of proletarian revolution in the country.
Many programmes to assist disadvantaged students and workers in large cities and provinces have been organised for the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday which falls on February 19.
Vice President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Le Ba Trinh hosted a reception in Hanoi on December 2 for delegations of Lao and Cambodian war veterans.
(VOV) - On December 2, State President Truong Tan Sang attended the 5th National Patriotic Emulation Congress of the Vietnam War Veterans’ Association in Hanoi with the participation of 530 war veterans.
President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front’s (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan and National Assembly deputies met with voters in Yen The district of northern Bac Giang province on November 30.
The Vietnam Family Planning Association (VINAFPA) plans to expand its services over the next five years to poor and remote areas, especially those inhabited by ethnic minority communities.
The Vietnam Farmers’ Union and the United Nations Population Fund co-organised a running event in Hanoi on November 23 in response to the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and Girls (November 25).
The Nordic Assistance to Vietnam (NAV) has contributed effectively to improving public health and gender equality as well as helped vulnerable Vietnamese respond to climate change during its 20-year operation in the country, heard a ceremony in central Thua Thien-Hue province on November 23.
(VOV) - The awards presentation ceremony for the Nhan Tai Dat Viet (Vietnamese Talent Awards) was held in Hanoi on November 20.
The five-year Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign has increased the rate of Vietnamese goods consumed by local people in the central city of Danang to over 80% this year from 50% in 2009, the Vietnam Economic News reported.
(VOV) - An exhibition in Can Tho city running from November 19-25 showcases the best 100 photographs of 73 photographers from 2014 Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards opened on the occasion of the 10th Vietnam National Heritage Day (November 23).
National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung has stressed that each individual, family and residential area play a decisive role in making up the strength at grassroots level, contributing to reinforcing great national unity.