Viet Nam - ASEAN Friendship Association begins congress
08-09-2011, 02:27 pm
(VNA - 08/08/2011) - The Viet Nam-ASEAN Friendship and Cooperation Association (VAFCA) convened its first congress in Hanoi on August 8.
People who overcome the pain of Agent Orange
08-09-2011, 03:48 am
VietNamNet Bridge – They are victims of Agent Orange (AO) but they have overcome disabled pain to be useful people. On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of dioxin disaster in Vietnam, the HCM City War Remnant Museum introduces 28 exemplary AO victims at a photo exhibition
Action month for AO victims launched
08-09-2011, 02:45 am
(VNA - 05/08/2011) - The Viet Nam Red Cross Central Committee launched a 2011 Action Month for Agent Orange Victims on August 5, with a view to publicising the serious consequences of the toxic chemicals on human health and the environment.
New Government makes debut
08-04-2011, 08:15 pm
HA NOI — A new Government headed by Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung made its debut in the capital city yesterday.
Minister stresses VN’s role in AEC Chairmanship
01-27-2010, 08:55 pm
The group has set up official political dialogues with 12 major
partners, of which six countries have established free trade areas with
ASEAN, namely China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, India, Australia and
New Zealand. The other partners--the US , the European Union and Russia
—are actively bolstering close economic cooperation with the bloc.
Australia, ADB help Vietnam fight climate change
01-13-2010, 08:35 pm
VNA 13/01/2010 - Australia and the Asian
Development Bank (ADB) have decided to grant 1.3 million USD to help Vietnam
cope with potentially devastating impacts of climate change in Mekong Delta.
EC praises Vietnam’s disaster control efforts
10-08-2009, 09:24 pm
Vietnam ’s natural disaster control system has been
improved and its model to cope with disasters gets strong supports from
the government, said a European Commission (EC) official
Int’l friends support Vietnamese Agent Orange victims
10-06-2009, 09:18 pm
The Vietnam Association for
Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin (VAVA) on October 6 received US$292,000 donated
by the Greek Embassy in Vietnam, the Overseas Vietnamese Association in Russia
and Viettel Corporation.