HCM City needs 70,000 workers for coming months

HCM City needs 70,000 workers for coming months

Around 70,000 workers are needed in Ho Chi Minh City for the remaining months of the year, mostly in garments and textiles, sales, services, logistics and IT, according to the HCM City Human Resources Forecast and Labour Market Information (Falmi) Centre.

Evangelical Church (North) holds 35th General Assembly

Evangelical Church (North) holds 35th General Assembly

The Evangelical Church of Vietnam (North) opened its 35th General Assembly on October 17 with the participation of representatives from the Vietnam Fatherland Front and the Government Committee for Religious Affairs and about 1,500 delegates.

Can Tho, An Giang present gifts to the poor in Cambodia

Can Tho, An Giang present gifts to the poor in Cambodia

The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) committees of the Mekong Delta province of An Giang and Can Tho city partnered with the General Association of Vietnamese Cambodians in Cambodia to present gifts to poor Vietnamese and Cambodian nationals affected by the recent floods.

Vietnam Women Award honours 18 units, individuals

Vietnam Women Award honours 18 units, individuals

The Vietnam Women’s Union (VWU) Central Committee on October 17 presented the Vietnam Women Award 2017 to eight units and 10 individuals with outstanding contributions to social development.

Quang Tri: 27 artillery shells successfully handled

Quang Tri: 27 artillery shells successfully handled

A bomb clearance and disposal team of Peace Trees Vietnam on October 17 successfully handled and moved 27 artillery shells left from the war in Huong Hoa district, the central province of Quang Tri.

Singapore, Hanoi seek cooperation in digital technology

Singapore, Hanoi seek cooperation in digital technology

Singaporean businesses want to cooperate with their Vietnamese counterparts in digital technology to serve industrial development in each country, said President of the Singapore Manufacturing Federation Douglas Foo.

Quang Nam in place for APEC 2017 events

Quang Nam in place for APEC 2017 events

The central coastal province of Quang Nam has finished preparations for APEC 2017, heard a press conference held in the locality on October 17.

Preferential loans help reduce poverty

Preferential loans help reduce poverty

The Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP) reported that the bank has provided loans to over 31.8 million poor households and policy beneficiaries since 2002.

Life sentence given to former leader of Housing Group

Life sentence given to former leader of Housing Group

Chau Thi Thu Nga, former Chairwoman and General Director of the Land and Housing Construction and Investment JSC (Housing Group), was sentenced to life imprisonment for swindling to appropriate assets at a two-week trial that concluded on October 16.

Yen Bai mobilises over 4,000 rescuers to search missing people

Yen Bai mobilises over 4,000 rescuers to search missing people

The northern mountainous province of Yen Bai has mobilised over 4,000 people, including army soldiers, police, militias and local residents, in search for missing people after a severe flash flood swept through the province on October 11.