HCM City Police has launched a programme to reduce damage and casualties caused by fires in residential areas. The programme provides equipment and fire fighting lessons for people in order to become proactive in fire safety
The Government has issued a resolution approving investment to restart construction on the Ring Road No. 3 project passing through HCM City and the southern provinces of Đồng Nai, Bình Dương and Long An, after prolonged delays.
Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Đào Ngọc has asked local authorities to strengthen the prevention and control of violence and abuse of children in the wake of the recent spike in cases of child abuse.
Government agencies, local child protection committees, the private sector and the communities need to step up efforts to provide timely support and interventions for children at risk of becoming engaged in child labour in Việt Nam, a conference heard Thursday.