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Religious affairs training in Kien Giang

Provincial religious committee in Gia Lai extends congratulations to Caodai parishes

VFF in Lam Dong holds meeting with local Buddhist dignitaries

Chairman of the Provincial People’s Committee Phan Ngọc Thọ presents gifts to children on the occasion of Mid-Autumn festival

UN: Reconstruction of landmark Mosul mosque to begin in 2020

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Enhancing defense & security knowledge for dignitaries, deacons in 3rd Military Region

139 religious dignitaries and clerics from provinces and cities of the 3rd Military Region have participated in a training conference on defense and security knowledge started on September 17 in Hai Phong city.

Việt Nam needs to target halal markets

Việt Nam has missed out on US$23.6 billion in exports to halal markets, according to experts who spoke at a seminar on standards needed for Halal certification on Monday.

Prime Minister pays tribute to martyrs in Quang Tri

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc on September 15 paid tribute to martyrs at the Quang Tri Ancient Citadel on the occasion of their death anniversary (September 16).

UN warns of violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

The United Nations investigators said on September 16 that nearly 600,000 Rohingya Muslims remaining in Myanmar still face a serious risk of violence, warning that the repatriation of a million of this community remains "impossible".

Sydney exhibition features Nguyễn Dynasty-inspired artworks, designs

An exhibition took place in Sydney, Australia on September 6 – 15, featuring artworks and designs inspired by Vietnamese culture during the Nguyễn Dynasty (1802 – 1945).

Quat temple festival in Hai Duong kicks off

Quat temple autumn festival 2019 in Hai Duong province’s Gia Loc district kicked off on September 12-14.

UN plan tackles killing sprees at holy sites

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday launched a plan to tackle an apparent rise in hate speech and violence against religious groups following a series of deadly attacks linked to faith.

Training workshop on state management on religion in Phu Tho

The committee for religious affairs in Phu Tho province held on September 11 a training conference on the state management on religion.

Buddhist thangka paintings on display at Pháp Vân Pagoda

Thangka artists from Kathmandu, Nepal, will introduce a collection of hundreds of Buddhist thangka paintings during an exhibition this weekend at the Pháp Vân Pagoda.

Iraq: 31 killed, 100 injured in stampede during Ashura rituals in Karbala city

Part of a walkway collapsed as tens of thousands of people celebrated Ashura on Tuesday, causing a stampede and killing at least 31 pilgrims on one of the most sacred religious holy days for the Shia sect, officials said.

San Francisco Zen Center announces “Zen-inspired” retirement community

San Francisco Zen Center (SFZC) has announced a “Zen-inspired” continuing care retirement community in Northern California. The project, called Enso Village, A Kendal Affiliate, a senior living provider based in Pennsylvania.

Pope’s condolence for victims of Hurricane Dorian in Bahamas

Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin sent a telegram of condolence on behalf of Pope Francis to Archbishop Patrick Pinder of Nassau, the capital of the Bahamas.

Results of social-religious affairs of networking alliance of Caodai sects

Caodaim was founded in 1926 in the Vietnam’s southern province of Tay Ninh with the official name as “The Third Great Universal Salvation”

Con Son-Kiep Bac Autumn Festival 2019 opens in Hai Duong

The Con Son-Kiep Bac Autumn Festival 2019 officially kicked off on September 8 at the Con Son-Kiep Bac national relic located in Hai Duong province’s Chi Linh city.

GCRA responds to voluntary blood donation program

The Government Committee for Religious Affairs (GCRA) launched the voluntary blood donation program 2019 at the GCRA’s headquarter on September 9.

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