Vinh Phuc bolstering effectiveness of social policy credit Society

Vinh Phuc bolstering effectiveness of social policy credit

Together with State investment, capital from social policy credit has been one of the most important factors that help many people in the northern province of Vinh Phuc escape from poverty, stabilise their lives, and earn higher incomes in recent years, contributing to ensuring social welfare.
HCM City to organise fair to stimulate consumer demand Business

HCM City to organise fair to stimulate consumer demand

Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Industry and Trade will for the first time in several years allow businesses to offer promotions of up to 100 percent in June and July to boost demand that has taken a hit from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Returning Cambodian migrant workers to receive gov’t aid World

Returning Cambodian migrant workers to receive gov’t aid

Cambodian Minister of Interior Sar Kheng held a meeting on April 22 to discuss the possibility of providing short-, medium- and long-term assistance for the more than 85,000 migrant workers who have returned home amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cambodian PM defends stance on rice pricing World

Cambodian PM defends stance on rice pricing

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has defended his stance on letting the free market determine prices of rice, saying that appeal for the government’s intervention in rice prices is unreasonable.
Vietnam among world’s top recipients of ODA, soft loans Business

Vietnam among world’s top recipients of ODA, soft loans

Vietnam has received 80 billion USD in official development assistance (ODA) and preferential loans since 1993, becoming one of the largest ODA recipients in the world, said Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh.
Vietnam needs more ADB funding for private sector Business

Vietnam needs more ADB funding for private sector

Deputy governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Dao Minh Tu speaks to Vietnam News Agency's English-language newspaper Viet Nam News about these issues on the sideline of the recent ADB 51st Annual Meeting in Manila, the Philippines
Over 2.2 billion USD spent on national target programmes Society

Over 2.2 billion USD spent on national target programmes

As much as 51.7 trillion VND (2.25 billion USD) of the State budget was spent on implementing national target programmes in 2017, including 15.2 trillion VND (664.2 million USD) sourced from the central budget and 11 trillion VND (480.7 million) of investment capital for development.