Daily Archives: August 6, 2017

Ministers monitor support activities in disaster hit areas

A delegation led by Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha on Saturday visited the hardest hit areas of Yen Bai province to evaluate losses and work out measures to prevent flash floods and landslide.…

ASEAN photo exhibition opens in Hanoi

A photo exhibition featuring the beauty of ASEAN’s lands and peoples opened in Hanoi on Saturday to mark the ASEAN’s 50th founding anniversary.

Organized by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Hanoi Municipal People’s Committee, the exhibition introduces 230 photos showcasing natural landscapes, cultures, and peoples of ASEAN member countries.…

Japan commemorates 72nd anniversary of atomic bomb disaster

Hiroshima marked the 72nd anniversary of the US atomic bombing on Sunday at its annual memorial ceremony.

This year’s ceremony at the Peace Memorial Park near Ground Zero was attended by representatives from 80 countries including the US, the UK, France, and Russia.…

Japan commemorates 72nd anniversary of atomic bomb disaster

Hiroshima marked the 72nd anniversary of the US atomic bombing on Sunday at its annual memorial ceremony.

This year’s ceremony at the Peace Memorial Park near Ground Zero was attended by representatives from 80 countries including the US, the UK, France, and Russia.…

3,000 people walk to support AO victims

A charity walk to call for support for Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin victims and disabled people was organised in Hanoi on Sunday attracting 3,000 people.

The event was held by the National Charity Club, Incom Media Company and the Vietnam Young Technological and Scientific Intellectuals Association on the occasion of the Agent Orange Day (August 10).…

5,000 people walk in support of Vietnam delegation to 29th SEA Games

Some 5,000 walked in Nguyen Hue Walking Street on Sunday in support for the Vietnam delegation at the SEA Games 29 in Malaysia.

SEA Games 29 will be held in Malaysia from 19 to 30 August with the participation of athletes from 11 regional countries, competing in 38 events.…