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Norway helps Thua Thien-Hue in bomb, mine clearance

Norway helps Thua Thien-Hue in bomb, mine clearance

The Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA) has pledged to maintain coordination with relevant agencies of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue to speed up the implementation of the "Explosive Remnant of War Risk Reduction" project in 2018-2020 period.

VUFO leader thanks PeaceTrees Vietnam for bomb, mine clearance

VUFO leader thanks PeaceTrees Vietnam for bomb, mine clearance

President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Nguyen Phuong Nga has thanked PeaceTrees Vietnam (PTVN), sponsors, friends, and partners for promoting mediation and mutual understanding between Vietnamese and American people, as well as dealing with the consequences of bombs, mines and explosives left over from the war in Vietnam.

Over 200 Cambodian peacekeepers dispatched to Mali

Over 200 Cambodian peacekeepers dispatched to Mali

Cambodia, on April 27, dispatched 230 troops to join a United Nation (UN) peacekeeping mission in the West African nation of Mali, where they will work in mine clearance and airport construction.

Japan helps Cambodia upgrade transport infrastructure

Japan helps Cambodia upgrade transport infrastructure

Japan approved the provision of loans and non-refundable grants worth a total US$181 million for Cambodian projects on transport infrastructure and mine clearance, according to Cambodia’s Foreign Ministry.

More resources needed for mine clearance

More resources needed for mine clearance

The State Steering Committee on National Mine Action Programme, also known as Steering Committee 504, called on donors and non-governmental organisations to constructively take part in the Mine Action Partnership Group (MAPG).

Yen Bai removes 10,000 pieces of UXOs

Yen Bai removes 10,000 pieces of UXOs

Nearly 10,000 pieces of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) have been found and destroyed during a three-month campaign in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai.

New association boosts efforts to tackle UXOs

The Vietnam Bombs and Mines Action Support Association was established in Hanoi on November 12 with the aim to assist efforts to tackle the impacts of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) and aid UXO victims.

US Senators: US-Vietnam relations developing well

US Senators: US-Vietnam relations developing well

(VOV) - Relations between the US and Vietnam have developed well since the two countries normalised diplomatic ties 19 years ago, Senators John McCain and Sheldon Whitehouse told Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong in Hanoi on August 8.

US asked to recognise Vietnam’s market economy

US asked to recognise Vietnam’s market economy

(VOV) - Hanoi Party Committee Secretary Pham Quang Nghi has asked the US to further open its market for Vietnamese products, restrict trade barriers, encourage US investment in Vietnam, and recognise the country’s market economy status.

Mine clearance meeting to take place in Hanoi

Mine clearance meeting to take place in Hanoi

Vietnam’s top Sapper commander, Major General Pham Quang Xuan, has announced that a meeting with donors who help Vietnam to deal with unexploded ordnances left behind the war is expected to take place in mid March.

Bomb and mine clearance project underway

Bomb and mine clearance project underway

(VOV) -Lang Son province has launched a charity bomb and mine clearance project on November 12 in accordance with the Programme 504 on destroying unexploded ordnance (UXO).

Germany supports social projects in Thua Thien-Hue

Germany supports social projects in Thua Thien-Hue

(VOV) -Germany will continue assisting the central province of Thua Thien-Hue in education, heritage preservation, bomb and mine clearance, resettlement, and coping with natural disasters.

Post-war mine clearance tops General Vinh’s US visit

Post-war mine clearance tops General Vinh’s US visit

A Vietnamese delegation led by Defence Deputy Minister Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh left Hanoi on July 14 for a working visit to the US to deal with the post-war consequences of landmines and unexploded ordnance.

Peace Trees Vietnam sponsors mine clearance

Peace Trees Vietnam sponsors mine clearance

A Peace Trees Vietnam (PTVN) delegation including 18 members, most of them American veterans, has been received by the President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO), Vu Xuan Hong, in Hanoi.