The Lawrence S. Ting Memorial Fund and the Child Protection Fund of the central province of Quang Binh on November 14 presented 96 wheelchairs to people with disabilities across the province.
The Embassy of Vietnam in Russia on October 23 launched a fundraising ceremony to help people in Vietnam overcome consequences of natural disasters.
VOV.VN - Contestants in the Miss Grand International 2017 pageant enjoyed themselves sliding down Quang Phu sand dune in the central province of Quang Binh on October 13.
VOV.VN - Models from Miss Grand International 2017 taking a tram tour around Quang Binh have caused chaos for locals in the beautiful city.
VOV.VN - Winner of the Miss Grand International 2016 Ariska Putri Pertiwi, in a Vietnamese bright yellow traditional long dress (aodai) left a deep impression on participants during a tour in Quang Binh province on October 10.
VOV.VN - Approximately 80 contestants of the Miss Grand International 2017 arrived at Dong Hoi airport in Quang Binh province on October 9 for more pre-pageant activities.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said the Vietnamese Party, Government, and people cherish the relationship with Laos, considering it a valuable asset in the two countries’ revolutionary cause.
Japan has provided US$727,400 to two grassroots social projects in central Vietnam: optical coherence tomography (OCT) equipment for the Hue Eye Hospital and a mine clearance project, managed by the Mines Advisory Group (MAG) in the central province of Quang Binh.
Carlsberg Vietnam has granted 4,000 gifts worth over VND1.6 billion ($72,720) for residents who heavily suffered from storm No.10 in four central provinces of Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Quang Binh and Quang Tri in an effort to help them overcome the aftermaths.
The Vietnam Red Cross Society on September 27 launched its campaign to solicit relief assistance for people affected by typhoon Doksuri this month, the year’s 10th storm over the East Sea, in central provinces, especially Quang Binh and Ha Tinh.
The government will allocate rice to citizens in the central region hit by typhoon Doksuri. This is part of efforts to ease the consequences of the biggest storm to hit Vietnam in years.
The banking sector has raised a total of VND6 billion (US$264,000) for aid for victims of storm Doksuri in the central region.
VOV.VN - The Café Coco is a popular destination of many local people in the city of Dong Hoi in central Quang Binh Province. Many locals say its best feature is its unique bamboo architecture.
The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee launched a donation campaign in aid of people in the central region, who have borne the brunt of storm Doksuri, in Hanoi on September 19.
The Vietnam Red Cross (VRC) on September 17 offered aid worth more than US$66,000 to provinces affected by storm Doksuri.
The Vietnam Electricity (EVN) has finished fixing the middle- and low-voltage power transmission lines and resume power supply for some central provinces hit by Typhoon Doksuri, including Dong Hoi city of Quang Binh, and downtowns of Nghe An and Ha Tinh.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc surveyed the damage in central Vietnam from Typhoon Doksuri by helicopter on the morning of Saturday, September 16, praising the work of first responders.
Doksuri, the 10th storm arising in the East Sea so far this year, is forecast to move towards central Laos and weaken to a low pressure in the next six hours, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF).
Vietnam’s tourism sector is likely to fulfill the target set by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc of welcoming 13 million international visitors in 2017.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a project to develop a marine environment monitoring system in the central provinces of Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue.