"This event is an opportunity to team up and to celebrate diversity, tolerance and equal rights for all," the Nordic Embassies said in a press release. "Everyone should be able to love who they want. Be who they are. We all have the same universal rights and we all want to feel the same respect for our integrity and choices." … [Read more...] about Biking for equality and diversity at Hanoi Pride Parade
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Hanoi (VNA) – The awards ceremony and exhibition of the Vietnam Photo Expression 2020 were held in Hanoi on November 25, with 28 photos showing the cultural diversity across Vietnam on display. Pham Thi Thanh Huong, chief of the culture unit at the UNESCO Hanoi Office, said after three months since the contest was launched, organisers have received more than 2,000 photos from 256 applicants in six countries. Most of the entries have very high quality, reflecting the beauty of heritage and cultural landscapes, people-to-people connectivity, as well as the harmony between human and the nature, she said, noting that the contest aims to raise public awareness of cultural diversity which should be considered a type of resource for sustainable development. The entries will help create a rich photo archive for UNESCO to introduce the values and beauty of the Vietnamese culture to international friends, she added. German Ambassador to Vietnam Guido Hildner said the contest, themed … [Read more...] about Photos depict cultural diversity of Vietnam
The agency has requested relevant bodies to indict Duong Van Hoa, former president of Dong Do University, Tran Kim Oanh, former vice-president, Le Ngoc Ha, incumbent vice-president, Tran Ngoc Quang, deputy head of the university’s training management office, Pham Van Thuy, an official of the school, and five others. … [Read more...] about Officials found using fake degrees issued by university in Hanoi
KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Media OutReach - 26 November 2020 - The Covid-19 outbreak has affected everyone, including animals, to varying degrees. According to non-profit organisation Homeless & Orphan Pets Exist (H.O.P.E), there has been a 30% increase in animal abandonment at the animal shelter during the Movement Control Order. This is possibly due to the growing financial burden that pet owners are facing. … [Read more...] about Shop for a Cause, Shop for H.O.P.E.
As for five outlying districts—Cu Chi, Hoc Moc, Binh Chanh, Nha Be and Can Gio—the city will prioritize developing housing projects in towns, rural areas and residential areas connecting with major roads. In addition, tourist sites, resorts, new urban areas and satellite urban areas will be facilitated for development. … [Read more...] about HCMC to restrict new housing projects in city center