Society

Poverty reduction policies to be reviewed

Members of the Central Steering Committee on Sustainable Poverty Reduction have suggested policymakers review assistance policies on the issue carefully to support Vietnam ’s long-term comprehensive poverty reduction and growth strategy.
Society

Central region boosts national-standard schools

The central and Central Highlands region is paying heed to the building of national-standard schools with nearly 1,840 reported to meet national standards in 2013, a rise of 199 schools against the previous year.
Poverty reduction plans until 2015 announced Society

Poverty reduction plans until 2015 announced

Poverty reduction is a priority policy for Vietnam to improve poor people’s living conditions, narrow the development gap and implement the UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), a senior Government official has said.
Party leader visits Muong Lat district Politics

Party leader visits Muong Lat district

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has called on Muong Lat border mountainous district of central Thanh Hoa province to actively seek ways to surmount difficulties and get rid of poverty to become a new rural area.