|Consul General of France to HCM City visit the PointCom education center. — Photo courtsy of the Consulate General of France
HCM CITY (VNS)— French oil and gas company Total and its affiliates in Viet Nam on Tuesday signed an agreement with French NGO Poussieres de Vie to support an education centre run by the latter.
For the 2014-15 academic year, Total will donate VND500 million (US$23,800) to PointCom centre in HCM City's Tan Binh District, which offers poor children free English and IT classes and trains their parents in tailoring and IT.
The NGO expects 120 children and adults to benefit from the donation. The French consul general in HCM City attended the signing ceremony. — VNS