Society

Poverty reduction policy proves effective

Vietnam has recorded encouraging poverty reduction results, with the rate of poor households dropping by 2 percent each year on average and 4 percent in mountainous districts, a key government minister has declared. 
Politics

Mountainous voters ask for social development support

Voters in the northern mountainous provinces of Lang Son and Cao Bang have met with the deputies to the National Assembly’s upcoming sixth meeting, asking them to convey an array of their issues needing the law-making body’s answer.
PM asks for more housing for the poor Society

PM asks for more housing for the poor

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked relevant ministries and sectors to come up with suitable mechanisms and policies for specific groups of people that need State assistance under the current housing development strategy.