Volunteer Vietnamese soldiers who laid down their lives in the fight against the Khmer Rouge genocidal regime in Cambodia were commemorated at a ceremony in Phnom Penh on December 21.
Over the last two decades, the scenes of Japanese volunteers working across the countries have become familiar to Vietnamese people. They are contributing to deepening friendly ties between the two countries.
Candles were lit at the Vietnam-Laos martyr cemetery in the central province of Nghe An on July 15 to remember more than 11,000 Vietnamese volunteer soldiers who laid down their lives in Laos during wartime.
With a passion for helping others, a group of volunteers have formed to help pick nails from the streets and fix punctures on motorbikes traveling on the highway that connects Ho Chi Minh City with the coastal city of Vung Tau.
Nearly 100 young people in Ho Chi Minh City on July 10 began their volunteer trip to neighbouring Laos as part of the “Red Holiday” and “Green Summer” campaigns launched by the city.
(VOV) - Over the past 3 years, Vietnam’s youth have contributed significantly to the implementation of a national new rural development program in response to a campaign called “Young people join hands to contribute to national new rural development”.
A group of 40 young volunteers from Hanoi are organising various social and community activities under the campaign “Hanoi youth join hands to reinforce friendship with Laos” in Xaythany district in Laos’ Vientiane capital from July 17-21.
More than 80,000 students are taking part in an annual voluntary campaign that kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on July 19.
(VOV) - The 22nd Green Summer Campaign aimed at boosting widespread youth volunteer activities throughout the nation kicked off on July 6 in Ho Chi Minh City at a launching ceremony attended by 1,400 young people.
As more than a million students sat for the national high school exam on July 1, volunteers with the programme Give Strength During Exam Season were busy helping candidates from other provinces who came to the big cities to take the exam.
(VOV) - More than 30 students of Singapore's Ngee Ann Polytechnic University participated in voluntary activities in Quang Dien district in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on September 23.
(VOV) - Dien Bien province in co-ordination with Military Zone 2, organised a ceremony on May 20, laying to rest the remains of 29 volunteer Vietnamese soldiers recovered from battlefields in Laos.
(VOV) -Hanoi’s young people donated more than 1,000 units of blood in a festival on January 18 to tackle blood shortages at hospitals during the coming Lunar New Year (Tet) Festival.
Twenty Vietnamese and Canadian young people have arrived at Nam Mau commune in the northern mountainous province of Bac Kan, to live and work with local ethnic families.
(VOV) - The Republic of Korea’s VIXX band will be visiting Vietnam in November to carry out volunteer activities within the “Eye Camp Expedition” project.
(VOV) - The labour ministries of Vietnam and Laos signed an agreement on labour and social welfare cooperation at a meeting in Hue on July 1.
(VOV) - Eleven teachers and students of George School in the US State of Pennsylvania arrived in Hanoi on June 11 for a three-week volunteer work programme in Vietnam.
(VOV) - Ho Chi Minh City Youth Union launched the 2013 Spring Volunteer Campaign on January 27, attracting 11,000 students from 8 local districts.
Thousands of students have flocked to Van Mieu - Quoc Tu Giam (the Temple of Literature) in Hanoi to pray for luck before entering tertiary entrance exams.
All sixty Japanese volunteers working in Vietnam have gathered in Hanoi for a plenary meeting held by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on June 14-15.