Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh presented 300 Tet gift packages to social policy beneficiaries, families and children with disadvantaged backgrounds in An Luc Long commune, southern Long An province on January 28.
The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRCS) will launch a programme entitled “The Strength of Humanity” on January 13 to call for support to the underprivileged ahead of the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, according to VRCS Vice President Tran Thi Hong Anh.
With just three weeks to go for Tet (the Lunar New Year), the market for gift hampers has heated up with supermarkets, markets and shops offering a range of them to cater to both business and individual customers.
Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan asked authorities of the northern province of Ha Nam to ensure a warm and happy Lunar New Year (Tet) for people while visiting the locality on February 4.
Needy workers in the northern province of Hai Duong on January 31 received gifts and free bus tickets to return to their hometowns to celebrate the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
President Truong Tan Sang has signed a decision presenting gifts to people who made significant contributions to the national revolutionary cause, on the occasion of the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).
Material support is scheduled to be delivered to the poor as well as beneficiaries of preferential policies for those who rendered services to the nation as the Lunar New Year is drawing near, said Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Pham Thi Hai Chuyen.
(VOV) -The Minister of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs (MoLISA) has asked the State President to reserve VND397.305 billion in the 2014 State budget to purchase gifts for social policy beneficiaries during the approaching Lunar New Year (Tet) Festival.
(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan visited the southern province of Bac Lieu on February 1, presenting Tet gifts to 200 social policy beneficiaries, poor households, and Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin victims.
(VOV) - Three ships set sail on January 2, carrying gifts for soldiers and residents of Truong Sa island district, Khanh Hoa province.
Radio the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) and the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) have presented gifts and 100 scholarships worth VND300,000 each to poor pupils in the northern mountainous province of Son La.
Hanoi has decided to spend nearly VND240 billion purchasing Tet gifts for more than 82,000 social policy beneficiaries.
Provinces and cities across the country have carried out humanitarian programmes to ensure the poor and those exposed to Agent Orange/Dioxin will enjoy a happy lunar New Year (Tet).