First steps to combat natural disasters

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First steps to combat natural disasters

At the third Disaster Preparedness Forum (DPF) held in Hanoi last week, Prudential Asia’s chairman Donald Kanak said: “We hope the new contents of the DPF initiative in Vietnam will foster active and substantial public-private dialogue and actions that will improve the resilience of communities and make disasters less devastating.”

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Cambodia faces uphill struggle to reform its orphanages

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Cambodia faces uphill struggle to reform its orphanages

A visit to the temples of Angkor Wat, followed by a stop at an orphanage, are part of the travel experience for many of the more than four million tourists who come to Cambodia every year.

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Toy library brings smiles to orphans in southern Vietnam

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Worldwide Orphans Foundation (WWO) on Friday opened a toy library in the southern province of Vinh Long, the second one in Vietnam, aiming to bring joys to disadvantaged children.

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Firms should join disaster management

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Firms should join disaster management

Disaster preparedness needed co-operation between government, businesses and humanitarian organisations, according to a forum held in Hanoi on July 2 by Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Asia and the Prudence Foundation.

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Asia Pacific works together to address natural calamities

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Asia Pacific works together to address natural calamities

More than 100 delegates from across the Asia Pacific region gathered at a regional forum held in Hanoi on July 2 to discuss a cooperation model among governments, businesses and charities in coping with natural disasters.

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Football coaching for vulnerable children

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CEO of the Manchester United Foundation John Shields and a number of football coaches will visit Ho Chi Minh City and provide free football coaching for local social workers and vulnerable children from June 30-July 3.

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US-backed film competition on wildlife protection calls for entries in Vietnam

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US-backed film competition on wildlife protection calls for entries in Vietnam

Individuals and groups are all welcome to share their filmmaking passion and resolve in combating sinister crime against wildlife by submitting their short films to an ongoing competition organized as part of the Vietnam-US liaison in the relentless fight.

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Photos depict life of migrant workers

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Nearly 60 photos capturing the daily life of Vietnamese migrant workers are being put on show at an exhibition held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 27-28.

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Pakistan heat wave eases after more than 1,150 die

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Pakistan heat wave eases after more than 1,150 die

Sea breezes brought lower temperatures on Friday to ease a heat wave that killed more than 1,150 people around Pakistan's teeming port city of Karachi during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.

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Kids lit up with free heart check-ups

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Free check-ups to detect congenital heart diseases and consultation have come to children living in Nguyen Binh and Quang Uyen districts in northern mountainous Cao Bang province from June 22 – 24.

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Short film contest to be launched in Vietnam

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Short film contest to be launched in Vietnam

The US Embassy in Hanoi and Freeland Foundation will launch a contest to highlight wildlife trafficking and rhino horn use in Vietnam at Hanoi Cinematheque on June 22.

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Short film contest to be launched in Vietnam

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Short film contest to be launched in Vietnam

The US Embassy in Hanoi and Freeland Foundation will launch a contest to highlight wildlife trafficking and rhino horn use in Vietnam at Hanoi Cinematheque on June 22.

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Short film contest to be launched in Vietnam

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Short film contest to be launched in Vietnam

The US Embassy in Hanoi and Freeland Foundation will launch a contest to highlight wildlife trafficking and rhino horn use in Vietnam at Hanoi Cinematheque on June 22.

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Ho Chi Minh City craves green growth for sustainable development

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Ho Chi Minh City craves green growth for sustainable development

Ho Chi Minh City authorities are encouraging enterprises to boost research and development activities, as well as to adopt modern environment-friendly production models to lay the foundation for green growth in the near future, a senior state official said at a workshop on Friday.

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Free JF Garage Concert presents its sixth performances in Hanoi

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Free JF Garage Concert presents its sixth performances in Hanoi

The 6th free outdoor concert held by the Japan Foundation Center for Cultural Exchange in Vietnam called ““J-Music for Brass Band” will take place at the center in Hanoi on June 19-20.

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