Vietnam Red Cross Society offers relief to hailstorm-hit provinces Society

Vietnam Red Cross Society offers relief to hailstorm-hit provinces

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VNRC) Central Committee said on April 24 that it has decided to offer a relief package worth over 270 million VND (11,700 USD) in cash and kind to victims affected by recent hailstorms in the northern mountainous provinces of Dien Bien, Lao Cai and Lai Chau.
NA Standing Committee approves rearrangement of administrative units Politics

NA Standing Committee approves rearrangement of administrative units

The National Assembly Standing Committee approved the rearrangement of communal- and district-level administrative units for the 2019 – 2021 period and the establishment of several urban administrative units for 18 cities and provinces, during its 41st meeting in Hanoi on January 10.
Master plan aims to improve ethnic minorities’ lives Politics

Master plan aims to improve ethnic minorities’ lives

Members of the National Assembly Standing Committee on September 18 discussed a draft resolution approving a master plan on socio-economic development in ethnic and mountainous areas as well as regions with extreme difficult situation in the 2021-2025 period.​
Binh Duong province strives for more social housing Society

Binh Duong province strives for more social housing

The southern province of Binh Duong has proposed the Government allow it to keep some of the money gained from the equitisation of local State-owned enterprises to fund the development of housing for low-income earners, including workers at industrial parks.
Binh Duong promotes archaeological values Culture - Sports

Binh Duong promotes archaeological values

The southern province of Binh Duong on April 24 held an exhibition on archaeology and announced the Prime Minister’s decision to recognise the Phu Chanh wooden burial jar with a bronze drum served as cover as a national treasure.
New townships established in Binh Duong, Ha Tinh Politics

New townships established in Binh Duong, Ha Tinh

The National Assembly Standing Committee approved the establishment of two townships in southern Binh Duong province and another in central Ha Tinh province on July 11, the opening day of the committee’s 25th session.