Solutions sought to end gender-based violence

Updated at 15:06:34 10/18/2017 (Views: 5)

Drastic efforts are crucial to ending gender inequality and violence against women and girls, said Le Khanh Luong, Vice Director of the Gender Equality Department under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

  • Officials visited serious landslide-hit area on National Highway 28B in hunt for quick remedy

    Updated at 10:50:30 10/17/2017 (Views: 7)

    BTO- On October 16th morning, the inspector delegation of the Department of Transport led by its Director Nguyen Hong Hai visited and surveyed the landslide-hit area at Km46+100, National Highway 28B going through Phan Son commune, Bac Binh district.

  • Hotline aims to help children in crisis

    Updated at 09:18:32 10/17/2017 (Views: 10)

    The phone rings all day inside the small room at 35 Tran Phu street in Hanoi’s Ba Dinh district.

  • Nearly VND 1,950 million in favor of people under difficult circumstances

    Updated at 09:50:28 10/16/2017 (Views: 14)

    BTO – The Standing Party committee of Binh Thuan province has recently reviewed to disburse an amount of VND 1,947,380,000 from the local budget in support of the poverty in the locality.

  • Prime Minister reaffirms support to farmers

    Updated at 08:42:37 10/16/2017 (Views: 16)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that the Party and State have issued timely policies to support farmers’ development as the globalization process has posed challenges and impacts to agricultural production and business.

  • PM inspects flood response in Ninh Binh province

    Updated at 16:26:15 10/12/2017 (Views: 15)

    In the face of abnormal and serious flooding over the past few days, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc cancelled a scheduled meeting with voters in Hai Phong City to travel to the northern province of Ninh Binh for a check of local dykes on October 12

  • Floods wreak havoc in centre and north

    Updated at 14:59:35 10/12/2017 (Views: 22)

    Heavy downpours and flooding caused by a tropical depression over the past few days have wreaked havoc in central and northern localities, claiming the lives of at least 20 people. Five were injured and at least 12 others are missing, according to the National Committee for Search and Rescue.

  • Vehicle ban on parts of Hoan Kiem

    Updated at 14:49:46 10/12/2017 (Views: 16)

    The capital city’s transport authority has announced alterations to traffic adjustment in the central area of Hoan Kiem around Dong Kinh-Nghia Thuc Square.

  • La Da: Brocade-weaving village on the brink of oblivion

    Updated at 17:09:33 10/11/2017 (Views: 20)

    BTO – Brocade-weaving is a tradition of the Cham and K’hor ethnic people in Ham Thuan Bac district for a long time. Due to impacts of market economics, the craft is at risk of falling into oblivion, raising concerns among local artisans. According to the tradition of the K’hor people, women is the main breadwinner who support the family.

  • Students donated nearly 160 blood units

    Updated at 15:32:12 10/11/2017 (Views: 13)

    BTO- The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union branch of Binh Thuan Community College in partnership with the provincial Red Cross Society on October 10 held the 2017 voluntary blood donation campaign for youth.

  • Binh Thuan to set up public administrative center

    Updated at 16:28:31 10/06/2017 (Views: 17)

    BTO- The provincial Party Standing Committee lately gave a nod to the establishment of a center for public administrative procedures and investment assistance under a project proposed by the provincial People’s Committee.

  • VND 255 million earmarked for flash flood-ravaged relief in Duc Linh

    Updated at 16:03:10 10/06/2017 (Views: 34)

    BTO- Chairman of Binh Thuan provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Ngoc Hai approved of an disbursement of VND 255 million from the provincial Fund for Disaster prevention and protection in favor of Duc Linh district.

  • Railways announce extra trains for Tet 2018

    Updated at 11:03:15 10/06/2017 (Views: 39)

    Vietnam Railway plans to operate extra trains for Tet (Lunar New Year Festival) from February 2 to March 4 next year.

  • Valuable and rare tortoise found dead on Mui Ne beach

    Updated at 09:25:10 10/04/2017 (Views: 23)

    BTO – Fishermen in Mui Ne, Phan Thiet has completed all funeral disposition for a very rare and valuable tortoise, known as Tortoise Lady, at An Binh temple in accordance with the coastal custom.

  • Charitable programme brings full moon fest to children in outlying areas

    Updated at 10:47:45 10/03/2017 (Views: 22)

    BTO- The provincial Committee of Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union lately organized a three-day- charitable programme (from September 29th -October 1st) to prepare Mid-Autumn Festival for children in the mountainous communes in Ham Thuan Thuan Bac, Bac Binh and Ham Tan districts.

  • Fund helps bring joyful Mid-Autumn Festival to disadvantaged children

    Updated at 16:14:14 10/02/2017 (Views: 25)

    The National Fund for Vietnamese Children has supported over 6,600 disadvantaged children nationwide with 2.6 billion VND on the occasion of the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival.

  • Action Month for the Vietnamese Elderly launched

    Updated at 10:38:26 09/29/2017 (Views: 24)

    A ceremony was held in Hanoi on September 28 to mark the 27th International Day of Older Persons (October 1) and launch the Action Month for the Vietnamese Elderly.

  • Binh Thuan to prepare Mid-Autumn festival for children

    Updated at 16:32:08 09/26/2017 (Views: 38)

    BTO- Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee has just promulgated a document to direct departments, branches, agencies, organizations, front, people’s committees of district, city, town in Binh Thuan province to set up programmes in celebration of Mid Autumn festival 2017 for local children

  • Binh Thuan to donate VND 1.2 bln in support of storm-hit provinces

    Updated at 11:14:53 09/26/2017 (Views: 28)

    BTO- The provincial Party Standing Committee lately made a decision to agree with an aid relief fund of VND 1.2 billion from the province’s Relief Fund to help victims of storm Doksuri in the central region.

  • Binh Thuan to beef up food hygiene and safety inspections on Mid Autumn festival

    Updated at 10:50:08 09/19/2017 (Views: 34)

    BTO- The provincial interdisciplinary steering committee on food hygiene and safety lately mapped out a plan to take inspections and supervisions during the Mid Autumn festival 2017.

  • 200 young employees join Youth Worker Day 2017

    Updated at 15:44:28 09/18/2017 (Views: 36)

    BTO – The Binh Thuan provincial Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union in coordination with the Industrial Park management board has recently held a Festive Day for Youth Workers 2017 for 200 young workers who are working in Thuan Tien Garments Limited company.

  • Book on charity project for needy people launched

    Updated at 08:42:52 09/18/2017 (Views: 36)

    A book reviewing a 25-year charity house project run by a Swedish woman for underprivileged children in Vietnam has been launched in Hanoi at the Vietnamese Women’s Museum.

  • Coastal central provinces brace for heavy storm

    Updated at 08:59:14 09/15/2017 (Views: 37)

    All coastal provinces, especially in the central region, have scrambled to prepare for  the 10th tropical storm of the year—the strongest to hit the East Sea in three years.

  • Timely countermeasures needed to minimise losses by storm Doksuri

    Updated at 08:50:11 09/15/2017 (Views: 36)

    Powerful typhoon Doksuri, which is approaching Vietnam’s central coast, is expected to cause great losses if there is no timely and effective countermeasures, warned Deputy Prime  Minister Trinh Dinh Dung. 

  • Biggest-ever storm to hit Vietnam on September 15-16

    Updated at 08:37:32 09/14/2017 (Views: 32)

    Doksuri, the biggest storm to hit Vietnam in many years, is forecast to make landfall in the central region on late September 15 and early September 16, said Hoang Duc Cuong, head of the National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF).

  • Binh Thuan backs 1 bln dong in favor of people in northern mountainous provinces

    Updated at 08:57:35 09/13/2017 (Views: 44)

    BTO- The recent diluvial rainy season has caused great damage in terms of casualties and properties to the administrations and people who are living in the Northern mountainous provinces.

  • Gifts and acknowledgements for volunteer blood donors

    Updated at 09:33:08 09/12/2017 (Views: 34)

    BTO – The Binh Thuan provincial People’s Committee recently issued a decision on regulations to honor and reward individuals, families (including foreign expats living in the locality) who have contributions to blood donation campaigns

  • Students in compassion school get bicycles for the new school year

    Updated at 10:13:29 09/07/2017 (Views: 53)

    BTO – Disadvantaged students in Tinh Thuong School (Compassion School) lately received 30 bicycles as gifts for them on the occasion of the new school year 2017-2018

  • Ca Pass tunnel opens to traffic

    Updated at 10:09:13 08/23/2017 (Views: 49)

    A tunnel running through the Ca Pass and linking the two central provinces of Phu Yen and Khanh Hoa opened to traffic on August 21 It stretches over 13 km across Phu Yen and Khanh Hoa provinces’ localities. The tunnel has two lanes for vehicles travelling at speed of about 80 km per hour.

  • Mass exertion in an effort to clean up beaches along Ham Tien – Mui Ne

    Updated at 15:41:22 08/21/2017 (Views: 49)

    BTO – The People’s Committee of Ham Tien ward on August 18th afternoon mobilized some trucks and vehicles to Ham Tien beach to clean up numberless trash along the open-air beach.

  • Khanh Hoa: Explosion kills six, injures several others

    Updated at 14:57:40 08/18/2017 (Views: 48)

    At least six people were killed and several others injured on Friday morning in an explosion in Khanh Son District, central coastal Khanh Hoa Province, authority officials said.