From now until 2020, elderly people with no pension or state allowance, living in poor circumstances or in mountainous, island or ethnic minority areas will be entitled to social benefits.
South African Honourary Consul Đỗ Thị Kim Liên and VASS Assurance Corp today donated five houses worth VNĐ350 million ($15,418) to social welfare beneficiaries of the Navy.
Party General Secretary Nguyễn Phú Trọng has requested the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai to use its strengths to develop hi-tech agriculture and forestry along with the processing industry.
Personnel work plays a key role in business success, Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc told enterprise leaders on Tuesday at the 10th anniversary of Central Businesses Bloc’s Party Committee in Hà Nội.
President Trần Đại Quang yesterday asked the Hyundai group to support its Vietnamese partner in personnel training and technology transfer, and increase the localisation rate of its products made in Việt Nam.
The Hà Nội People’s Committee has decided to give VNĐ120 billion (US$5.3 million) to pay in advance of salary for 3,700 workers at irrigational enterprises in Hà Nội, who did not receive their full salary over the past five months.
The World Bank (WB) will earmark US$1.8 billion for Việt Nam in 2017 to support the nation’s poverty reduction, water resource management, agricultural development and urban improvement efforts.
Products of Việt Nam’s Bình Điền Fertiliser Joint Stock Company (BFC) have contributed to modernising Cambodia’s agriculture, Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Men Sam An said.
Guatemalan police stormed a juvenile detention centre outside the capital on Monday to free four guards taken hostage by inmates who had killed two others during a riot.
A talkshow with the theme “Vietnamese people’s conception on happiness” discussing the building of happy family and happy community was held on Friday in Hà Nội.