Multidimensional poverty to be re-measured in 2015 Society

Multidimensional poverty to be re-measured in 2015

From 2015 onwards, the measure for poverty will comprise five factors, including living conditions, access to education and health care, access to information, and access to insurance and social assistance, instead of the previous measure of income levels.
NA Chairman meets with Lao President Politics

NA Chairman meets with Lao President

Vietnam always gives top priority to consolidating and strengthening the traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation with Laos.
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Indian magazine focuses on Vietnam-India ties

The Indian Non-Alignment Movement (NAM) Today magazine released a special issue on September 15 highlighting the India-Vietnam ties on the occasion of Indian President Pranab’s strategic visit to Vietnam from September 14-17.
Norway to provide more ODA for Vietnam Business

Norway to provide more ODA for Vietnam

Norway has pledged to continue to provide Vietnam with official development assistance, especially in the fields of climate change response, forest protection, natural disaster prevention and education-training.
Lao, Myanmar legislative bodies increase ties World

Lao, Myanmar legislative bodies increase ties

The Speaker of the Assembly of the Union of Myanmar and the Speaker of the House of Representatives Thura U Shwe Mann began his official visit to Laos on September 15, with the objective of improving relations between the two countries’ legislative bodies.
NA Chairman meets with Lao PM in Vientiane Politics

NA Chairman meets with Lao PM in Vientiane

National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung held a meeting with Lao Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong in Vientiane on September 15 as part of his visit to Laos to attend the 35th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-35).
Deputy PM Minh meets Chinese counterpart in Guangxi Politics

Deputy PM Minh meets Chinese counterpart in Guangxi

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh held a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Zhang Gaoli in Nanning, in China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, on September 15 as part of his participation in the China-ASEAN Expo and the 11th China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit.