The United States is funding the construction of schools and clinics in Quang Binh
The Sun Thuy Kindergarten and Clinic in Hoa Thuy Municipality, with a total cost of $700,000, funded by the United States, was opened on January 12 in Li Thuy District, Quang Binh Province (center).
|The opening ceremony of Son Thuy Kindergarten.|
The two-storey Son Thuy kindergarten includes five classrooms, an office for principals and teachers, a kitchen and a playground. It is equipped with all the necessary equipment for teaching and entertaining teachers and students.
As for the Hoa Thuy Clinic, this two-storey facility covers a total area of 593 square metres.
The United States also funded the construction of Thanh Thuy Primary School, which remains in Ly Thuy Province through its US Indo-Pacific Command.
Addressing the event, US Ambassador to Vietnam Mark Evans Knapper said the two books were a symbol of cooperation between the two countries.
|A class at Son Thuy Kindergarten.|
He noted that the projects show the United States’ commitment to Vietnam’s prosperity, strength and independence. The US ambassador noted that the commitment has been implemented since 2009 through the US Department of Defense, the Indo-Pacific Command and the US Embassy in Hanoi … to build many schools, clinics, bridges and natural disaster relief centers.
For his part, Vice Chairman of the Quang Binh People’s Committee Ho An Phuong thanked the US side for its concrete and important support.
He expressed hope that his region would continue to receive more US aid in the near future.
On this occasion, a delegation from the US Embassy visited a memorial dedicated to General Vo Nguyen Giap in An Xa village, Lôc Thuy commune, and a team from the Mines Advisory Group – MAG) responsible for mine clearance in the commune Qu Nam, Bo Trach province.
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