HCM City targets cut in poverty rate

Ho Chi Minh City targets establishing a minimum 8 million VND (410 USD) in annual income per capita for all families, according to the city Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
China cassava processors seek partners Business

China cassava processors seek partners

More than 30 Chinese cassava importers and suppliers of cassava processing technology met local businesses on Sept.7 in HCM City to exchange information and seek business partners.

Social security must be guaranteed: PM

The guarantee of constantly improved social security is a major task for the Party and the State, says Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung in an appraisal of Vietnam's draft Socio-economic Development Strategy 2011-20.
Poverty reduction plan success Society

Poverty reduction plan success

Poverty reduction has been successful in remote mountainous regions thanks to National Programme 135, heard the National Assembly Standing Committee on April 12.

Programmes to improve lives of ethnic groups

The northern province of Lang Son and the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak have implemented a series of programmes to improve the living standards of ethnic people in their localities.