PM: Women, girls contribute to ASEAN’s resilience, development Politics

PM: Women, girls contribute to ASEAN’s resilience, development

“We cannot become an ASEAN community of solidarity, resilience, innovation and sustainable development without the engagement of women and girls. Thus, they deserve equality in families and society, protection and empowerment to realise their full rights”, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Hanoi, Frankfurt to set up twinning ties Politics

Hanoi, Frankfurt to set up twinning ties

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung and Mayor of Frankfurt Peter Feldmann have agreed to establish a twin city partnership between the two cities during a recent meeting.
BIDV vows to improve social welfare in Yen Bai Society

BIDV vows to improve social welfare in Yen Bai

The Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) has pledged the provision of 30 billion VND (1.32 million USD) for social welfare and poverty reduction efforts in Yen Bai province.
Society

German-funded project improves social welfare system

A German-funded project has helped the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs improve its social welfare system, according to a group of independent experts presenting a conference in Hanoi on January 9.
Hai Phong urged to remove business obstacles Politics

Hai Phong urged to remove business obstacles

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung asked the northern port city of Hai Phong to continue removing obstacles faced by businesses, reducing inventories and expanding consumer markets at a working session with municipal leaders on December 4.
Business

WB helps upgrade Mekong delta major cities

The World Bank (WB) has selected five major cities in the Mekong delta to help upgrade infrastructural facilities and improve social welfare, according to Deputy Chairman of My Tho city’s People’s Committee Nguyen Hoang Dam.