A school milk programme was launched nationwide on September 28, aiming at providing school-children with free milk to improve their health and physique.
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.
The Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee has called on the Can Tho Party Committee to pass a resolution to develop the city into a smart city in the next 10 years.
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.
Vietnamese expatriates in Australia are hoped to make more contributions to the socio-economic development of Hanoi and Vietnam in general.
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.
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.
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).
Permanent members of the People’s Councils of the Red River and northern coastal region for the 2016-2021 tenure convened their first conference in the northern province of Nam Dinh on August 26.
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.
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.
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.
Vietnamese and Singaporean volunteers will increase their mutual understanding and tighten relations via programmes for their common interests.
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.
As many as 39 organisations of 14 religions have been recognised with about 24.3 million followers, or 27% of the population, reported the Government Committee for Religious Affairs.
The Islamic Cham people in the central province of Ninh Thuan will celebrate their Ramuwan (Ramadan) New Year festival, the biggest of the local Islamic community, from June 4-6.
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.
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.
VOV.VN - Efforts are being made to help people understand their right and obligation to vote in the elections for the 14th National Assembly and People’s Councils.
The Vietnam Fatherland Front and its member organisations have provided VND50.8 billion (around US$2.3 million) in aid to provinces hit hard by drought, saltwater intrusion and unusual mass fish deaths.