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School milk programme launched nationwide

School milk programme launched nationwide

A school milk programme was launched nationwide on September 28, aiming at providing school-children with free milk to improve their health and physique.

VGCL urged to look ahead to trade deals

VGCL urged to look ahead to trade deals

Chairman of the Fatherland Front Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has urged the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) to better protect the interest of workers ahead of pressures from upcoming free trade agreements.

HCM City: VND40 billion raised for island, border people

HCM City: VND40 billion raised for island, border people

Residents, soldiers and businesses in Ho Chi Minh City raised more than VND40 billion (US$1.8 million) for the “For national sea, islands – For the country’s front line” fund at an artistic exchange on September 11 night.

VFF leader asks for UNICEF support in children nutrition

VFF leader asks for UNICEF support in children nutrition

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has proposed that UNICEF continue to work with Vietnam in giving nutrition support to children, especially those from ethnic minority groups in mountainous and remote areas and poor families.

Golden book honours highly applicable creations

Golden book honours highly applicable creations

The Vietnam Golden Book of Creativity 2016 debuted on August 29, honouring outstanding individuals whose research works and applications in the field of natural and applied sciences have significantly contributed to the country’s socio-economic development.

Deceased pilot awarded Fatherland Protection Order

Deceased pilot awarded Fatherland Protection Order

Pham Duc Trung, the pilot killed in a military aircraft crash during a training session on August 26, has been posthumously honoured with the Fatherland Protection Order (first class).

Draft law protects religious freedom of all people: conference

Draft law protects religious freedom of all people: conference

The draft Law on Belief and Religion has protected the religious freedom of people from all social strata, as well as the practice of religious organisations, said Most Venerable Thich Duc Thien, General Secretary of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha’s Executive Council.

Anti-Corruption Law loopholes reviewed

Anti-Corruption Law loopholes reviewed

A strengthened co-operative mechanism between the Vietnam Fatherland Front and other State anti-corruption agencies is needed to better oversee and detect corruption, participants said at a conference in Hanoi on June 29 to review results of Anti-Corruption Law 2005 over the last 10 years.

VFF leader meets pilot in SU30 MK2 accident

VFF leader meets pilot in SU30 MK2 accident

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on June 21 visited and presented gifts to Major Nguyen Huu Cuong, a surviving pilot on the aircraft SU30 MK2 that recently went missing in the waters of central Nghe An province.

Vietnam hopes for enhanced cooperation with Norway

Vietnam hopes for enhanced cooperation with Norway

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has asked the Norwegian side to further promote cooperation with Vietnam in fields of the North European country’s strength and Vietnam’s demand.

Over VND45.5 billion raised for Truong Sa fund

Over VND45.5 billion raised for Truong Sa fund

More than VND45.5 billion (US$2.03 million) was raised for the “Vi Truong Sa than yeu” (For beloved Truong Sa) fund by May 30, according to the standing board of the Hanoi Fatherland Front Committee.

VFF leader extends greetings on Buddha’s birthday

VFF leader extends greetings on Buddha’s birthday

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on May 17 visited the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS)’s Executive Council on the occasion of Buddha’s 2560 th birthday.