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Social News 10/10

06:27 10/10/2014

Firm fined for making cosmetics with dubious formulaThe Health Ministry fined the HCM City-based Eternal Beauty Company Ltd (Viet Nam EBC) Viet Nam $US50, 000 on Monday, for violating the ASEAN-Cosmetic Good Manufacturing...

UNICEF commits more childcare support in Vietnam

23:45 09/10/2014

The United Nations' Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) jointly held a seminar in Hanoi on October 9 to discuss child-related issues in the 2016-2020 period.

Child abuse case causes public outrage

15:09 04/10/2014

A recent incident in Binh Duong Province in which a four-year-old girl was beaten brutally by her mother and stepfather has stirred public response on the issue of child abuse in Viet Nam once again.

Illegal mining activities outrage ethnic farmers

09:40 19/06/2014

Illegal mining activities outrage ethnic farmersMany ethnic households in the northern mountainous Lai Chau Province's Ban Giang Commune have accused a farm owner of illegally exploiting minerals, which has polluted the.

Social News Headlines 18/6

06:22 18/06/2014

OVs join hands to protect homeland sovereigntyOverseas Vietnamese (OVs) in Fukuoka, Japan, held a peace march on June 15 in repudiation of China's illegal placement of Haiyang Shiyou-981 in Vietnam's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)...

Seminar discusses implementation of child-related policies

09:04 17/06/2014

A seminar hosted by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) in Hanoi on June 16 discussed the implementation of the Government's policies for children.

UN representative praises Vietnam human rights efforts

15:20 03/03/2014

UN Resident Coordinator in Vietnam Pratibha Mehta has highly valued Vietnam's achievements in protecting and ensuring human rights over the past years.

Vietnam wants further assistance from UNICEF

09:18 19/02/2014

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong has said she wants the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) to continue assisting Vietnam to in implement bilateral cooperation projects.

ACWC Vietnam hailed for women's rights protection

09:40 19/12/2013

The ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC) has been highly acknowledged for its works in Vietnam.

NA approves new government office chief

16:30 14/11/2013

NA approves new government office chiefNational Assembly (NA) deputies at the sixth meeting of the 13th NA on November 14 passed the Prime Minister's proposal to appoint a new official to the post Minister-Chairman of the...


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