Community CTBC Bank shares joys with orphaned children The Saigon Times Daily Tuesday, Dec 10, 2019,15:21 (GMT+7) CTBC Bank shares joys with orphaned childrenThe Saigon Times Daily CTBC Bank volunteers visit Duc Quang Orphanage in Ben Tre Province - PHOTO: COURTESY OF CTBC BANK HCMC – The HCMC branch of CTBC Bank has organized a charity event for orphans in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre to celebrate Christmas and New Year. The bank spent VND116 million (about US$5,000) organizing games and buying in-house equipment, milk, nappies and food for around 110 children at Duc Quang Orphanage in Long Hoa Commune, Binh Dai District on December 7. Last year, CTBC Bank also organized a similar charity event at Xuan Tam Orphanage in Dong Nai Province with a fund of VND93 million. Share with your friends: … [Read more...] about CTBC Bank shares joys with orphaned children
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Vietnam will compete for their first-ever Southeast Asian (SEA) Games gold medal in the men’s football final against Indonesia in the Philippines on Tuesday evening. The much-anticipated game will take place at Rizal Memorial Stadium in the Filipino capital of Manila, and will be aired in Vietnam on VTV6 Channel at 7:00 pm. In Ho Chi Minh City, ten gigantic screens have been set up on Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street in District 1 for the public to enjoy the game free of charge. Other public venues, such as the Ho Chi Minh City Youth Culture House at 4A Pham Ngoc Thach Street in District 1, will also screen the game. For the safety of these mass screenings, the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport has announced that all heavy trucks will be banned from several streets in Districts 1, 3 and 5 between 10:00 pm on Tuesday and 1:00 am on Wednesday. These streets include Ngo Nhan Tinh, Trang Tu, Nguyen Thi Nho, Nguyen Chi Thanh, Hung Vuong, Ly Thai To, Dien Bien Phu, Nguyen Thuong … [Read more...] about Vietnam crave long-awaited gold medal in SEA Games men’s football
Three young Vietnamese women were lauded for their effort by former U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama when they met in the southern province of Long An on Monday. The meeting at Can Giuoc High School in Long An was part of Obama’s trip to Vietnam with American actress Julia Roberts to spotlight girls’ education on behalf of the Obama Foundation’s Girls Opportunity Alliance. They were joined by Vietnamese-American actress Lana Condor, Vietnamese actress Ngo Thanh Van, American news personality Jenna Hager, and American actress Liza Koshy. A video published on Michelle Obama's verified Facebook account on December 9, 2019 about her trip to Long An, Vietnam the same day. At the event, Obama and Roberts listened to the life stories of the Vietnamese women who were the scholarship winners of Room to Read, a program that works to help female students pursue education. The former first lady praised the young women for their effort in overcoming hardship in life to gain … [Read more...] about Who are the women Michelle Obama praised in Vietnam?
Nation Ex-Party chief of Ha Giang Province faces disciplinary action for exam fraud By Thanh Thom Tuesday, Dec 10, 2019,15:43 (GMT+7) Ex-Party chief of Ha Giang Province faces disciplinary action for exam fraudBy Thanh Thom Trieu Tai Vinh, then-Party Secretary of Ha Giang Province in northern Vietnam – PHOTO: NA HCMC – Former Party Secretary of northern Ha Giang Province Trieu Tai Vinh could be subject to disciplinary action following the exam fraud uncovered there in 2018, when his daughter’s scores were illegally enhanced in the 2018 national high school examination. The Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission released their conclusions on Monday after its meeting, held in the capital city of Hanoi from December 4 to 6. The commission found that the 51-year-old Vinh must be held accountable for the violations and shortcomings in his leadership, inspection, oversight and management of … [Read more...] about Ex-Party chief of Ha Giang Province faces disciplinary action for exam fraud