The southern province of Dong Nai has asked the Government to allocate more than 400 billion VND (17.23 million USD) to build two roads that would connect the province's National Road No. 51 up to Long Thanh International Airport, which is expected to start construction next year.
VOV.VN - Eight photographers and journalists are exhibiting 99 works at a special art exhibition held at the Ho Chi Minh City Association of Fine Arts in District 3 in Ho Chi Minh City from October 27 running until November 6.
As many as 800 amateur athletes, who are members of the Da Nang Young Businesspeople Association and staff of the Southeast Asia Joint Stock Commercial Bank (SeABank) participated in the “Run for the Future” held in the central city on August 19.
A charity walk was held in Ho Chi Minh City on August 5 with the participation of more than 5,000 people to raise funds for Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin victims and the disabled.
The Vietnam ICT Outlook 2018 (VIO 2018) event is scheduled to take place in Ho Chi Minh City on July 25 – 26.
VOV.VN - Lao Minister of Labor and Social Welfare Khampheng Saysompheng handed over more than US$20,000 to Vietnamese Ambassador Nguyen Ba Hung on January 30 as a donation to the Vietnamese victims of Storm Damrey.
The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRC) will host a charity show, to be broadcast live by Vietnam Television, on January 7 to raise funds for the poor and Agent Orange/dioxin victims on the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet).
A fund-raising art programme is scheduled to be broadcast live on the Ho Chi Minh City Television (HTV) channel on November 26.
The Embassy of Vietnam in Cambodia on October 20 held a ceremony to raise funds for flood-hit residents in the northern mountainous and north central provinces of the home country.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Indonesia on October 17 raised funds to support local residents affected by recent floods in northern and north-central regions of the home country.
Museums in Ho Chi Minh City may see their ticket prices soar by up to 20 times, starting 2018, as operators find ways to raise more funds for their operations.
The Party Central Committee’s Office on August 8 raised VND421 million (US$18,519) to support locals in northern mountainous localities that have been hit by torrential rains and floods.
Trade unions of the Presidential Office and the Government Office have raised funds in support of north-western provinces hit by the recent floods and landslides.
All districts in HCM City have been told by the city’s People’s Committee to give priority to allocating land and funds to build at least one new swimming pool each year in their localities until 2020.
In an effort to overcome current shortcomings and improve the efficiency of traditional markets, Hanoi will review and adjust the market network in tandem with infrastructure planning.
VOV.VN - An elementary school in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre in southern Vietnam has opened its doors thanks to funding provided by Cargill under the umbrella of an ongoing employee-led initiative that began in 1995.
A foreign project to establish a higher education institution in Vietnam must secure total investment funds of at least VND1 trillion (US$44.5million), according to a draft decree on foreign investment in education newly issued by the Ministry of Education and Training (MoET).
VOV.VN - More than US$750,000 was raised at a program held in Ha Nam province on January 1 to help the poor enjoy a happy Lunar New Year festival later this month.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his four deputies on December 23 join in a campaign to raise funds for flood-hit people in the south-central region.
A total of US$4,375 was raised by overseas Vietnamese (OVs) in France and Mongolia to support flood victims in central Vietnam.