Typhoon Doksuri made landfall in central Vietnam in mid-September, causing multiple deaths and leaving around 1.5 million people without power.
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam recently delivered a potent speech providing an inspiration for all who work to promote and protect the rights of children in Vietnam.
Devotion from doctors and hospital staff is good medicine for patients, who have to spend their Lunar New Year festival (Tet) in hospital, said Vo Van Thuong, head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Information and Education.
VOV.VN - The abuse of child workers whether in small family owned businesses or supply chains of large multinational corporations can’t be justified for any reason, said Dang Hoa Nam of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).
Pet care services are sprouting up across Vietnam, and bring good earnings for those catering to the growing trend for pet ownership among the young.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has asked ministries, sectors and localities to focus on designing and implementing laws and policies to support and provide care for the elderly in Vietnam.
(VOV) - The central province of Thanh Hoa held a conference on March 28 seeking to solicit financial aid from more than 50 international non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in attendance.
(VOV) -Children have submitted a number of amendments to the Law on Child Protection, Care, and Education at their national forum which ended in Hanoi on August 9.
Children nationwide will have a chance to voice their opinions on the amendments to the Law on Child Protection, Care and Education at the National Children’s Forum, slated in Hanoi for August 8-9.
A conference was held in Hanoi on February 15 to review the implementation of national policy and law on child protection in the 2008-2010 period.
Australian Fred Hollows Foundation has provided nearly US$440,000 for a blindness prevention project which will be carried out over the next two years.
Forty-six doctors and nurses from Military Hospital 175 and Ho Chi Minh City Eye Hospital on May 4 began a two-day mission in Cambodia to provide eye care and surgery for poor patients.