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HCM City aims to have no poor households by end of 2020

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HCM City aims to have no poor households by end of 2020

Local authorities need to learn more about the multi-dimensional aspects of poverty and offer solutions to reduce the poverty rate in Ho Chi Minh City, Deputy Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Vo Thi Dung said at a workshop on sustainable poverty reduction held on May 22.

Free tests and X-rays to be offered yearly

Health

Free tests and X-rays to be offered yearly

The Ministry of Health plans to provide free biochemical tests and X-rays once every year, Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien said during a visit to Tan Quy ward health station in Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Phu district on April 23.

March CPI falls 0.21 percent month on month

Business

March CPI falls 0.21 percent month on month

Lower prices in seven of the 11 groups of consumer goods and services helped drag the consumer price index (CPI) in March down by 0.21 percent from last month, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Customs authorities to stop accepting cash

Business

Customs authorities to stop accepting cash

Payments of import-export taxes and fees to customs authorities must all be conducted via cashless payment methods or through credit institutions from the beginning of April, according to a requirement recently issued by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

AI encourages start-ups to thrive

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AI encourages start-ups to thrive

AI (Artificial Intelligence) is deemed the driving force of Industry 4.0. In Vietnam, where startups are on the rise, AI has proven capable of offering solutions for practical matters.