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NA Chairman signs Resolution on 2021-2025 poverty reductionicon
POLITICS11/08/20210

NA Chairman signs Resolution on 2021-2025 poverty reduction

National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue signed Resolution No.24/2021/QH15 approving in principle investment in the National Target Programme on sustainable poverty reduction for the 2021-2025 period.

 
Ethnic minority farmer in Ha Giang finds way to escape povertyicon

Ethnic minority farmer in Ha Giang finds way to escape poverty

SOCIETY
25/12/2020

Sùng Diu Sì has been living in Vinh Son Village of Bac Quang District in Ha Giang, the mountainous province to the north of Vietnam, for 40 years.

Vietnam to accelerate socio-economic development among ethnic minoritiesicon

Vietnam to accelerate socio-economic development among ethnic minorities

SOCIETY
24/12/2020

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Committee for Ethnic Minorities Affairs (CEMA) on Monday launched a project to help partners from central to local level promote their roles and strengths

Local leader devoted to helping citizens escape povertyicon

Local leader devoted to helping citizens escape poverty

SOCIETY
15/12/2020

Do Anh Hieu, chairman of Hung My Commune is known as a dynamic leader who has brought positive changes to the locality.

Vietnam sets an example in poverty reductionicon

Vietnam sets an example in poverty reduction

SOCIETY
14/12/2020

Vietnam is expected to lower its national average poverty rate from 58.1 per cent in 1993 to 2.75 percent by the end of 2020, becoming a role model in the world in poverty reduction and hunger elimination, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Elderly woman wins fame after rejecting handoutsicon

Elderly woman wins fame after rejecting handouts

SOCIETY
07/10/2020

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.

EVFTA hoped to help with sustainable poverty reduction in Vietnamicon

EVFTA hoped to help with sustainable poverty reduction in Vietnam

BUSINESS
05/08/2020

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), which came into force on August 1, is hoped to create a driving force to help Vietnam reap further achievements in poverty reduction and economic growth.

Social policy credit helps lift 2.1mn households in Vietnam out of povertyicon

Social policy credit helps lift 2.1mn households in Vietnam out of poverty

SOCIETY
16/07/2020

Over the last five years, more than 2.1 million households have sustainably escaped from poverty thanks to social policy credit, which is said to be an important pillar of the national target programme for sustainable poverty reduction.

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.