Cambodia highlights need for collective efforts to maintain poverty reduction outcomes in region

Cambodia highlights need for collective efforts to maintain poverty reduction outcomes in region. Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of …

by · Tuesday, 3 August 2021 · Cambodia, Vietnam

Legislators to discuss two important national target programs

The National Target Program on Sustainable Poverty Reduction for the 2021-2025 period comprises six projects and 11 sub-projects, benefiting poor, …

by · Tuesday, 27 July 2021 · Vietnam

VFF leader extends greetings to Muslims on Eid al-Adha holiday

… economic development, poverty reduction and national building; and voluntarily participated in patriotic emulation movements launched by the VFF.

by · Friday, 16 July 2021 · Vietnam

Vietnam needs $3.9 bln for poverty reduction program

Vietnam will need over VND90 trillion ($3.9 billion) to implement its poverty reduction program until 2025, the labor ministry said. Of this amount …

by · Thursday, 15 July 2021 · Vietnam

NA Standing Committee debates investment policy for 90-trillion-VND poverty reduction programme

NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue said that the proposal should include more assessments on the implementation of the multi-dimensional poverty …

by · Tuesday, 13 July 2021 · Vietnam

GDP still grows in midst of tribulations among the poor, businesses

Has the increased poverty of the taxi driver and the interruption of cheap meals for seasonal workers in HCM City been taken into account when …

by · Tuesday, 13 July 2021 · Vietnam

Indonesia returns to lower-middle-income rank due to COVID-19

Jakarta (VNA) – Indonesia has lost its upper middle-income status after a year, as coronavirus outbreaks have reversed its gains in curbing poverty …

by · Friday, 9 July 2021 · Indonesia, Vietnam

Nearly 1.3 million poor, near-poor households provided with social policy bank loans

… living standards, and deal with the impacts of the pandemic, contributing to poverty reduction, new-style rural area building and social welfare.

by · Tuesday, 6 July 2021 · Vietnam

Joint pledge made to back sustainable-rice platform in Kingdom

The multidimensional poverty rate in Vietnam was 4.5 per cent last year, down from 9.9 per cent in 2016, according to the General Statistics Office …

by · Monday, 28 June 2021 · Vietnam

World Bank approves 200 million USD credit to Cambodia

It added that in the absence of significant mitigation measures, the pandemic could result in sharp rises in unemployment and poverty, with the number …

by · Saturday, 26 June 2021 · Cambodia, Vietnam