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Humanitarian month kicks off

Humanitarian month kicks off

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRC)’s Central Committee launched a humanitarian month on May 5 in response to World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day on May 8.

Red Cross Societies of Vietnam, China step up cooperation

Red Cross Societies of Vietnam, China step up cooperation

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRC) and the Red Cross Society of China (ECSC) have signed an agreement on a cooperation project worth 1.5 million CNY (223,400 USD) in support for activities to build safe communities in Vietnam.

Campaign helps promote humanitarian aid

Campaign helps promote humanitarian aid

More than 2.3 million needy people have received aid totalling over 3.8 trillion VND (163.3 million USD) over the last 11 years under a campaign that promotes each organisation and individual’s committed support for one disadvantaged people.

Urgent relief aid provided for flood-hit people

Urgent relief aid provided for flood-hit people

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRC) on October 12 provided urgent relief, including 900 million in cash and necessities worth over VND50 million, for people severely affected by floods in the northern and central regions.

VRC derailed by low-cost airlines, modern highways?

VRC derailed by low-cost airlines, modern highways?

VOV.VN - After two straight quarters of falling revenue the Vietnam Railway Corporation (VRC) said recently it won’t be amping up hiring or revving up mothballed locomotives anytime soon.

Lao Red Cross officials trained in Hanoi

Lao Red Cross officials trained in Hanoi

Twenty officials from the Lao Red Cross (LRC) are attending a three-month training course in Hanoi as part of the cooperation agreement signed between the Vietnam Red Cross (VRC) and its Lao counterpart.

Passenger trains to have extra seats during Tet

Passenger trains to have extra seats during Tet

Vietnam Railways Corporation is seeking the Ministry of Transport’s approval of a plan to add seats in passenger trains to meet the rush during the Lunar New Year in 2017.

More support for flood-hit residents in Lao Cai

More support for flood-hit residents in Lao Cai

The Vietnam Red Cross (VRC) Central Committee said on August 9 that it will provide the second aid batch for flood-hit residents in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai.

US pledges to assist Vietnam in humanitarian activities

US pledges to assist Vietnam in humanitarian activities

The American Red Cross (ARC) will continue cooperating with and assisting the Vietnam Red Cross (VRC) in humanitarian activities, said ARC Senior Vice President for International Operations Harold Brooks.