|Memebers of the Vietnam Women's Union receive a delegation of Cambodian women on October 10.|
The Viet Nam Women’s Union on Thursday conferred 350 campaign medals on Ho Chi Minh City’s leaders, female officials, union members, and other exemplary individuals in recent women’s movements. Over 1,200 medals have been given to excellent Vietnamese females since 2005.
Earlier the same day, around 1,000 women of District 1 joined a meeting at the Ben Thanh Theater. On this occasion, the district’s Women’s Union has awarded medals to 18 exemplary individuals, highly praised 100 paragons of dutiful child and 40 commendable females for their contribution to the society and families.
The union also handed over four charitable houses, each worth VND8 million, to poor and policy families in the southern province of Tra Vinh.
Various meetings were also held in other districts in Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate the 76th anniversary of Viet Nam Women’s Union (October 20).