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Deputy PM urges construction of houses for the poor

Society

Deputy PM urges construction of houses for the poor

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has suggested using funds from the 2019 Fund for the Poor to replace makeshift residences with brick houses by the end of the year, especially for households with family members that made contributions to the national independence and reunification.

Nearly 67,000 labourers sent overseas in H1

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Nearly 67,000 labourers sent overseas in H1

Vietnam sent 66,983 labourers to work abroad during January-June, accounting for 55.82 percent of the yearly plan, according to statistics from the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA)’ Department of Overseas Labour.

Ceremony honours 468 families of fallen soldiers

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Ceremony honours 468 families of fallen soldiers

A ceremony was held in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long on July 22 to present certificates honouring 468 families of fallen soldiers, as part of the activities to mark the 72nd anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).

Vietnam reasserts to realise int’l commitments on labour

Politics

Vietnam reasserts to realise int’l commitments on labour

Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung paid a working visit to the European Union and Belgium on June 20-21 to speed up the signing of the EU-Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA) and reaffirm Vietnam’s efforts to realise international commitments on labour.

18th working day of 14th NA’s seventh session

Politics

18th working day of 14th NA’s seventh session

Legislators adopted a resolution on approving the appointment of Judge of the Supreme People’s Court as suggested by the Chief Judge on the 18th working day of the 14th National Assembly’s seventh session on June 12.

Vietnam makes stride in gender equality

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Vietnam makes stride in gender equality

Vietnam has made strides in ensuring gender equality, Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung said on the sidelines of the 63rd session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) which is taking place in New York from March 11-22.