Võ Thị Châu of Bến Tre Province, who works as a domestic helper in HCM City’s District 7, has seven siblings, five of whom have moved to HCM City for work during the last three years.
The upcoming visit to China of Party General Secretary Nguyễn Phú Trọng from January 12 to 15 is aimed at further strengthening Việt Nam-China ties and defining the long-term direction of their healthy and stable development. The Vietnam News Agency analyses that past relationship with China and its future prospects.
Connectivity is key to promoting co-operation among Asian nations, and the countries involved need to further foster links to deal with common challenges, said Deputy Prime Minister Vũ Đức Đam.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân hosted separate receptions for New Zealand Ambassador Haike Manning and Philippine Ambassador Noel Servigon in Hà Nội yesterday.
Some 5,000 children and adults in Bắc Bình and Hàm Thuận Bắc districts, afflicted by the severe drought in Bình Thuận Province, will receive support from World Vision.
The HCM City will host its annual Southern Fruit Festival at Suối Tiên Tourist Park in District 9 from June 1-9.
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc held talks with his Lao counterpart, Thongloun Sisoulith, in Hà Nội yesterday, following a welcome ceremony.
Proper irrigation, including the use of alternative wetting and drying methods, will help protect crops during the ongoing drought and saline intrusion in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta.