Understandably, with the current economic climate, donations to the H.O.P.E animal shelter located in Pekan Nenas, Johor have reduced greatly. Daily, H.O.P.E feeds an average of 1.2 tonnes (1,200 kg) of pet food to over 3,000 dogs and 200 cats that it is currently sheltering. This works out to more than RM140,000 needed to ensure these furry friends are fed on a monthly basis; and this is on top of the RM20,000 incurred for medical expenses and miscellaneous. … [Read more...] about Shop for a Cause, Shop for H.O.P.E.
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Hanoi (VNA) – Close to 340 Vietnamese citizens were flown home from more than 30 countries across Europe, America and Africa on October 20-21 as part of joint efforts by relevant Vietnamese agencies and local authorities. Passengers on the repatriation flight, operated by national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines, included children under 18, the elderly, the ill, workers whose visas and contracts had expired, students without accommodations, and others in difficult circumstances. Vietnamese missions in the foreign countries had coordinated with local authorities to facilitate these expats’ travel to a Paris airport before they undertook all pre-departure procedures and boarded the flight home from there with the help of staff from the Embassy of Vietnam in France. In-flight safety and preventive measures against the COVID-19 were rigorously enforced to protect passengers’ health and prevent the spread of diseases. All passengers and crew members received medical … [Read more...] about More citizens flown home from Europe, America, Africa
"In the 99 schools inaugurated to date, we see the future of Viet Nam in the faces of the 15,000 school children we reach each year. Cargill is committed to continuing our support of Vietnamese communities, creating jobs and remaining an integral part of the culture and success of this country for years to come," said Luan. … [Read more...] about Cargill builds 99 schools, benefiting 15,000 students in 50 provinces of Viet Nam
This is due to the ongoing pandemic causing a decline in business performance, making it difficult for firms to contribute to state coffers and because of the government’s application of policies on supporting healthcare, production, and social security. Policies on deferring tax payments and directly supporting both businesses and individuals have also mounted to tens of billions of US dollars. … [Read more...] about Budget rise to cushion country’s growth hopes
The information was released at an online meeting about approved important decisions related to the Asian football activities in 2021 under the chair of AFC President Sheikh Salman Bin Ibrahim Al-Khalifa yesterday afternoon. Attending in the meeting were Mr. Tran Quoc Tuan, Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) Permanent Vice President, a member of the AFC Standing Committee and Chairman of AFC Competitions Committee and members of the AFC Standing Committee. All those expressed deep concern over the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on AFC Champions League, 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification and 2023 AFC Asian Cup qualification. … [Read more...] about AFC donates US$50,000 in cash to children in Central flood-hit provinces