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Elderly woman wins fame after rejecting handoutsicon
SOCIETY07/10/20200

Elderly woman wins fame after rejecting handouts

The 84-year-old Do Thi Mo in Thanh Hoa has become known across Vietnam after she asked local authorities not to classify her household as 'poor' in September last year, effectively forgoing many benefits and preferential treatment.

 
Vietnam makes significant progress in labour qualityicon

Vietnam makes significant progress in labour quality

SOCIETY
14/02/2020

Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung spoke to Vietnam News Agency about his ministry's achievements in 2019 and measures it plans to implement to reach its goals in 2020.

Economic development must go with environmental protection: PMicon

Economic development must go with environmental protection: PM

SOCIETY
02/01/2020

Economic development must go together with environmental protection and social development to ensure sustainable growth and prosperity, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Hunger eradication and poverty reduction to ensure sustainable human rights implementationicon

Hunger eradication and poverty reduction to ensure sustainable human rights implementation

SOCIETY
21/12/2019

The Prime Minister has signed Decision No. 1722/QD-TTg approving the national target program on sustainable poverty reduction for the 2016 – 2020 period, which has added motivation for poverty reduction in Vietnam.

Ethnic minority women accelerate poverty reduction with IR 4.0 technologiesicon

Ethnic minority women accelerate poverty reduction with IR 4.0 technologies

SOCIETY
19/12/2019

Representatives of co-operatives and groups of ethnic minority women gathered at a workshop yesterday to discuss using technology of the Industrial Revolution 4.0 for business and poverty reduction.

NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan receives WB’s country directoricon

NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan receives WB’s country director

POLITICS
12/11/2019

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on November 21 appreciated the World Bank (WB)’s comprehensive cooperation with Vietnam and its contributions to the country’s development in recent times.