Urban unemployment rate below 4 percent in 2016 Society

Urban unemployment rate below 4 percent in 2016

Unemployment rate in urban areas would be below 4 percent and the proportion of poor households would be reduced to 8.62-8.42 percent this year as according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Soc
Society

Cao Bang aims to reduce poverty

Northeast Cao Bang province has recently carried out a number of socio-economic programmes and projects in a bid to reduce poverty and boost local economic development.
Politics

Government to review core resolutions

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has assigned the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) to work with other ministries, agencies and localities to evaluate the implementation of key resolutions on socio-economic development and market assistance, according to the Vietnam Government Portal.
Politics

PM Dung presents Government’s report at National Assembly

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung presented the Government’s report on the socio-economic situation in 2013, results of the first three-year implementation of the five-year plan 2011-2015 and the tasks for 2014-2015, on the first day of the 6 th session of the 13 th National Assembly, which opened in Hanoi on October 21.
Society

Social security must be guaranteed: PM

The guarantee of constantly improved social security is a major task for the Party and the State, says Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung in an appraisal of Vietnam's draft Socio-economic Development Strategy 2011-20.
China still faces “a very complex situation” World

China still faces “a very complex situation”

China still faces “a very complex situation” although this year's development environment may be better than last's, Premier Wen Jiabao told the Chinese National People’s Congress (NPC)’s opening session in Beijing on March 5.