At least 247 disadvantaged people in Long Thanh, Cam My and Trang Bom districts in the southern province of Dong Nai have received vocational training since June 2011. This is being done under a social welfare project for the disadvantaged organised by the provincial Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and the Handicap International Viet Nam organisation.
LAO DONG (LABOUR)
City sees traffic accidents drop in Q2
In the second quarter, about 182 traffic accidents occurred in HCM City, killing 156 people and injuring 56, a drop of 43 accidents, 38 deaths and 23 injuries compared to the corresponding period last year, according to figures from the HCM City's Road and Railway Traffic Police Department (PC67) under the HCM City Police.
In this period, the number of traffic accidents in District 12 and Tan Binh, Thu Duc and Binh Chanh districts fell by more than 50 per cent compared to the same period last year. There were no accidents reported on National Road 13 during this period.
NGUOI LAO DONG (LABOURER)