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Vietnam-US joint efforts help with UXO clearance in Quang Tri

Vietnam-US joint efforts help with UXO clearance in Quang Tri

Vietnam and the US have been working together for a number of decades already to clear away unexploded ordnance (UXO) left over from the war, which has proven to be fruitful, especially in central Quang Tri province - the area in Vietnam most contaminated by UXO.

Committee on foreign NGO affairs holds online conference

Committee on foreign NGO affairs holds online conference

The Committee for Foreign Non-Governmental Organisation Affairs (COMINGO) held an online conference in Hanoi on March 9 to review the implementation of its tasks in 2019 and discuss its main orientations this year.

521 endangered animals saved in 2018

521 endangered animals saved in 2018

As many as 521 endangered wildlife animals were saved in Vietnam in 2018 thanks to the engagement of people and law enforcement agencies, NGO Education for Nature-Vietnam (ENV) announced on February 11.

Quang Tri mobilises resources to settle post-war landmines

Quang Tri mobilises resources to settle post-war landmines

The central province of Quang Tri has mobilised more than 20 projects and non-project aid packages worth over 4 million USD in the first nine months of the year to address the lingering consequences of bombs and mines left by wars across the locality.

NGO helps make life better for disadvantaged youths

NGO helps make life better for disadvantaged youths

VOV.VN - Over the years, vocational training and employment support for disadvantaged young people in Vietnam has received attention from administrations at all levels, businesses, and said organizations.

Vietnam, Belgium examine ways to boost agriculture

Vietnam, Belgium examine ways to boost agriculture

VOV.VN - Belgian Federal Minister for Agriculture Denis Ducarme and his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Cuong will discuss the current bilateral ties in agriculture between the two countries during the former's three-day visit from January 31- February 2.

Samsung rejects NGO report on worker mistreatment

Samsung rejects NGO report on worker mistreatment

A non-governmental organization (NGO) report said workers at two factories of Samsung Electronics Vietnam do not have employment contracts and noise there is higher than permitted levels.

Boat race opens within Ok Om Bok Festival

Boat race opens within Ok Om Bok Festival

The traditional Ngo (Khmer boat) race is set to close the six-day Ok Om Bok Festival in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang on November 3 night.

Community football project gets AFC Awards

Community football project gets AFC Awards

The Football for All in Vietnam (FFAV) project, funded by the Football Association of Norway, won the NGO and Individual Category at the Dream Asia Awards 2017, presented by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC).

British diplomat draws paintings on Saigon streets

British diplomat draws paintings on Saigon streets

Steph Lysaght, Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy in Hanoi, recently joined local artists in an activity to paint walls and draw paintings along the streets in Saigon with an aim to send a message of environment and wild animal protection.

Children with HIV/AIDS celebrate Tet

Children with HIV/AIDS celebrate Tet

Da Nang city’s HIV/AIDS Prevention Centre and the Vietnam Health Improvement Project (VNHIP) hosted a pre-Tet (Lunar New Year) celebration for children with HIV in Da Nang and Quang Nam province on January 22.

Foreign NGO workers enjoy tax breaks

Foreign NGO workers enjoy tax breaks

The Ministry of Finance has issued a circular guiding foreign people working on aid projects and programmes for foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Vietnam to file dossiers on personal income tax exemption.