Universities not the only way up

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VietNam News English 1 day(s) ago

Universities not the only way up

Every summer, when the results of university entrance exam come out, many newspaper stories are published about students who are top-scorers across the country. Most portray students as hard-working, studious, smart and, generally, from low-income families. They are often considered heroes or heroines by their families, communes, villages and communities. And they symbolise the efforts made to lift them, and their relatives, out of poverty.

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Behind the crime

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SaigonTimes English 7 month(s) ago

The overwhelming indignation these days over the barbarous acts of two babysitters at Phuong Anh kindergarten in HCMC’s Thu Duc District towards some toddlers is justified, after a video clip shows in graphic description how the two women maltreat the babies. The women, who are now under police custody, are seen in the clip attacking the children aged from a few months to four years old, beating them brutally like strangling them or slapping them in the face, threatening to...

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Clampdown on private kindergartens after abuse incident

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Báo Dân Trí English 7 month(s) ago

Clampdown on private kindergartens after abuse incident

Hanoi authorities have been seeking measures to tighten control over private kindergartens after the most recent child abuse case at Phuong Anh Kindergarten, HCM City.

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Two baby-sitters arrested for brutally torturing kids

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VietnamNet English 8 month(s) ago

Two baby-sitters arrested for brutally torturing kids

VietNamNet Bridge – In the afternoon of December 17, after a day taking testimony, Police of Thu Duc District, HCM City prosecuted and jailed two baby-sitters who brutally beat kids.

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Vietnamese girl with 'glass-bone' disease meets Stevie Wonder

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Báo Thanh Niên English 11 month(s) ago

Vietnamese girl with 'glass-bone' disease meets Stevie Wonder

Nguyen Phuong Anh (L) and Stevie Wonder

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Vietnamese crystal-bone girl meets Stevie Wonder

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VietnamNet English 11 month(s) ago

Vietnamese crystal-bone girl meets Stevie Wonder

VietNamNet Bridge - Crystal-bone girl Nguyen Phuong Anh, who became famous nation-wide as a talented singer after the Vietnam's Got Talent 2012 on September 23, met with global music icon and United Nations Messenger of Peace Stevie Wonder, in New York.

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Crystal girl meets with UN Messenger of Peace

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VietnamPlus English 11 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Crystal girl meets with UN Messenger of Peace

During a UN meeting on people with disabilities, global music icon and UN Messenger of Peace Stevie Wonder met Vietnamese advocate and performer Nguyen Phuong Anh ( Crystal ) on September 23 to push jointly for greater inclusion for children with disabilities.

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Singer Stevie Wonder meets Nguyen Phuong Anh

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SaiGon GP English 11 month(s) ago

Singer Stevie Wonder meets Nguyen Phuong Anh

On September 24, singer Stevie Wonder, the UN goodwill ambassador, met Nguyen Phuong Anh, during the course of the General Assembly Summit organized by United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).

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Bac Ninh urged to step up industrialization and urbanization

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VOV News English 12 month(s) ago 1 related news

Bac Ninh urged to step up industrialization and urbanization

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong has called on Bac Ninh province to work harder and become an industrialised locality by 2015 and a centrally-governed city in the next decade.

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Party asks Bac Ninh to become industrialised

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VietNam News English 12 month(s) ago 1 related news

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Viet Nam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong has called on Bac Ninh Province to step up industrialisation and urbanisation so as to become an industrialised locality by 2015 and a centrally-governed city in the next decade as planned.

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Little girl plagued by fatal kidney problems

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Báo Dân Trí English 14 month(s) ago

Little girl plagued by fatal kidney problems

Lam Thi Phuong Anh, a six-year-old underprivileged girl from HCM City’s slum area, is struggling with hydronephrosis level 3 that prevents her from controlling urination.

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Vietnam girl uses her talent, determination to inspire others

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 14 month(s) ago

Vietnam girl uses her talent, determination to inspire others

Nguyen Phuong Anh was born with osteogenesis imperfecta, or ‘glass-bone disease’, a genetic disorder causing fragile bones. “My bones have broken 30 times or more,” she says. “We stopped counting because we thought that it didn’t matter anymore.

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Children still need our help

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 15 month(s) ago

Children still need our help

Children hold the future of the world in their hands and on June 1 every year there are special celebrations around the globe to celebrate that birthright.

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Vietnam has 1.2 million disabled children

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VietnamNet English 15 month(s) ago 2 related news

Vietnam has 1.2 million disabled children

VietNamNet Bridge – There are about 93 million children under age 14 with disabilities in the world, including 1.2 million in Vietnam. Many children are affected directly from the consequences of war, such as Agent Orange and explosives.

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UNICEF praises Vietnamese “glass-bone” girl

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Báo Đầu Tư English 15 month(s) ago

UNICEF praises Vietnamese “glass-bone” girl

The website of the United Nation Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on May 29 ran an article praising Vietnamese “glass-bone” girl - Nguyen Phuong Anh - for her talent and desire to live which have inspired the community.

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