A ceremony to launch a month-long national campaign on preventing occupational risks to reduce accidents is scheduled for May 6 on Nguyen Hue pedestrian street in Ho Chi Minh City.
A ceremony to launch an action month for gender equality and fight against gender-based violence will take place on November 13 at the Hanoi Opera House.
The Secretariat of the Party Central Committee has approved the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL)’s proposal to observe May as Workers Month, starting this year.
Vietnam’s top badminton player, world No. 8 Nguyen Tien Minh, failed to qualify for the next round of the 2012 Korea Open Super Series Premie.
Vietnamese robusta coffee had a big month on the London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE) in May, with most stocks managing to meet quality specifications.
The Month of Action for Children 2009 will take place from May 15 to June 30 this year under the theme “Joining Hands for Poor Children”, the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs said at a press briefing in Hanoi on May 5.
Twenty-four famous dishes from northern, central and southern Vietnam, including pho (noodles) and nem cuon (spring rolls), are being offered during the month of Vietnamese Cuisine at the Westin Hotel in Beijing.