helmet giving program ceremony for first-grade students nationwide The happiness was not only for the children of Hoang Hoa Tham Primary School but nearly two million other first grade students across the nation who also received this meaningful gift on the first day of school. After the first year of implementation, Giữ trọn giấc mơ (Safeguarding Dreams)programme which has become a major move promoting compliance with regulations on wearing helmets. The programme aims to increase the rate of helmet wearing among children to 80 per cent by 2020 as stated in the prime minister's Directive No.04/CT-TTg dated January 19, 2018. In the 2018-2019 school year, 1,990,982 standard helmets were given to first grade pupils nationwide. Giữ trọn giấc mơis the largest programme of its kind that Vietnam and the world has ever seen. Following its success in the previous school year, the programme returns this year. Right after the programme was … [Read more...] about Helmet giving programme for first-grade students nationwide
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Several expats living in Vietnam have shared their stories about Christmas celebrations with Tuoi Tre News as the holiday nears. Kim Cheng, from San Diego, California, USA My husband and I have been living in Vietnam for over six years, and I've celebrated four memorable Christmases and New Year's holidays in Ho Chi Minh City. I remember my first Christmas in Vietnam. It was December 24, 2008 and Vietnam had just won the AFF Championship. Most of Le Duan Street and the area surrounding the Notre Dame Cathedral had thousands of motorbikes with fans cheering and waving Vietnamese flags. Then, just before midnight, there was a wave of silence. It was really cool to see a mass of people become so quiet that you could hear a pin drop. The weather in the city during December is similar to the weather in my hometown most of the year. This year, a small group of friends and I will have Christmas Eve dinner at Saffron restaurant. We're also doing a fun Secret Santa gift exchange. We have a … [Read more...] about That’s how they celebrate Christmas in Vietnam, how about you?
Inspiration derived from user experience During nearly two centuries of pursuing perfection all over the world, consumer experience has always been the inspiration for all of Carlsberg's scientific and product innovations. Accordingly, Carlsberg has been present and served 150 markets with 140 internationally-recognised beer brands such as Carlsberg, Tuborg, 1664, Grimbergen, and Somersby. In Vietnam, Carlsberg’s efforts to bring better beer experiences to Vietnamese people are expressed in each product line. Among the most remarkable names is “Central Pride runs deep” Huda – the brand which inherits the essence of Danish advanced beer technology while retaining the spirit of warm-hearted locals. The limited edition Huda beer can promoting the Central’s most iconic sights Huda won beer lovers’ hearts not only with its unique pungent malty flavour but also with the diverse, enjoyable, and meaningful experiences that it offers. Early this … [Read more...] about Carlsberg and its development journey stemming from community values
Illustration by Đỗ Dũng By Dương Giao Linh *** Emily brought a cup of hot tea, and gestured to John to sit up. John raised a finger. Emily carefully lifted him up and removed the breather. John’s forehead sweated a little but his face brightened. Emily knew he had had a dream. *** John finished his tea and smiled at Emily. Emily helped her husband sit up on a chair. John stared out of the window. The prairie looked very green. A few deer walked out from the forest. Further away were towering mountains and some small lakes. The sun dyed the whole landscape with fragrance and light. It was breathtaking. Beautiful and peaceful. Just like the old land that John had set foot on. *** Over the years, Emily had gotten used to her husband’s deliriums. Ever since the war ended, John had been haunted by the past. There were times when in his nightmares he held her so tight that she couldn’t breathe and had to scream. *** Emily … [Read more...] about The return
Lieutenant General Do Can handing over Defense Ministry's gifts to national contributors from Dong Nai On October 17, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) held a meeting for a delegation of national contributors of Dong Nai province under the chair of Lieutenant General Do Can, Deputy Director of the General Department of Politics (GDP) of the Vietnam People’s Army. During resistance wars against foreign invaders, armed forces and residents from the province made great contributions to the cause of national liberation and reunification. Over the past time, local Party Committees, authorities, armed forces, and residents have tried their best to overcome difficulties to achieve important advancements while attaching importance to the implementation of policies for national contributors. Currently, the province has over 57,000 national contributors. Among them 13,710 receive monthly allowances (totally worth VND 22 billion). Addressing the event, on behalf of the … [Read more...] about Dong Nai’s national contributors gather in Hanoi