Society

Red River Delta development plan announced

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MoPI) and the People’s Committee of the northern province of Ha Nam have jointly announced a master plan for socio-economic development in the Red River Delta up until 2020 at a recent conference in Phu Ly, Ha Nam.

Politics

Central Highlands target sustainable socio-economic growth

The Economic Commission of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC) and the Central Highlands Steering Committee have been urged to work closely together to study and propose practical incentives to help the region spur its sustainable socio-economic development.
Hanoi’s rural areas given facelift Society

Hanoi’s rural areas given facelift

The number of poor households in Hanoi has dropped by 1.5 percent on average each year since the capital city’s boundary expansion in 2008, a Hanoi official has said.
Business

Red River Delta targets higher GDP

The Prime Minister has recently approved a master plan on socio-economic development from now until 2020 in the Red River Delta.

Under the plan, the region’s contribution to national gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to increase from 24.7 percent in 2010 to 26.6 percent in 2015 and 28.7 percent in 2020.

Deputy PM greets Khmer community on festival Society

Deputy PM greets Khmer community on festival

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh delivered his best wishes to the ethnic Khmer community on the occasion of their New Year festival, Chol Chnam Thmay, at a get-together held by the Steering Committee for the Southwestern Region in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 5.
SW urged to clear production hurdles Business

SW urged to clear production hurdles

The Southwestern Region Steering Committee convened a conference in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on February 5 to review last year’s activities and set new tasks for this year.
Society

Ministry seeks to raise poor's income

The Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs sets the target for this year to increase the incomes of households in poverty by 160 percent over last year's levels.
Business

Ministry seeks to raise poor's income

The Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs sets the target for this year to increase the incomes of households in poverty by 160 percent over last year's levels,
Lao Party opens national congress World

Lao Party opens national congress

The 9th National Congress of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) opened in Vientiane on March 17, with participation of 576 delegates representing over 191,700 Party members.
Party leader meets voters in Thai Nguyen Politics

Party leader meets voters in Thai Nguyen

Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh and the delegation of the National Assembly deputies of northern Thai Nguyen province on Dec. 29 met with voters in Dinh Hoa district to inform them about the results of the 8 th session of the XIIth National Assembly.