Vietnam

Mong people quit booze to end poverty

VietNamNet Bridge – Cu A Trang, a man from the Mong ethnic minority in Lao Chai 2 Village in the northern province of Lai Chau stands in front of his …

by · Monday, 18 February 2019 · Vietnam

Mông people quit booze to end poverty

After three years battling alcohol addiction in the village, more than 20 households have managed to raise themselves out of poverty. Many have built …

by · Monday, 18 February 2019 · Vietnam

PM lauds bank’s contributions to poverty reduction

Reiterating the country’s target of inclusive growth with no one left behind, the PM said more effort should be made to ensure poverty reduction and …

by · Tuesday, 12 February 2019 · Vietnam

PM lauds bank’s contributions to poverty reduction

Reiterating the country’s target of inclusive growth with no one left behind, PM Phuc said more efforts should be made to ensure sustainable poverty …

by · Monday, 11 February 2019 · Vietnam

Equal access to public services shortens gap between the rich and the poor

Oxfam, an international organistion of non-governmental agencies and partners working to end poverty, predicts that Việt Nam is at risk of not …

by · Friday, 1 February 2019 · Vietnam

Indonesia strives to bring poverty rate to 9 percent

Jakarta (VNA) – Indonesia has been striving to bring its poverty rate down to 9 percent by the end of this year, according to the country’s Development …

by · Thursday, 24 January 2019 · Indonesia, Vietnam

Bank helps 6.7 million poor households access low-interest loans

Our achievements have contributed to the implementation of the National Targeted Programme on sustainable reduction in poverty, building new rural …

by · Thursday, 24 January 2019 · Vietnam

Maintaining inclusive growth requires strong commitments: experts

The agricultural sector posted the highest growth in the past seven years with export turnover of $40.02 billion. Việt Nam has witnessed its poverty rate …

by · Saturday, 19 January 2019 · Vietnam

Nearly 6.7 million poor households get preferential loans in 2018

… target set by the Prime Minister, significantly contributing to realising the national target programmes on sustainable poverty reduction and new-style …

by · Friday, 18 January 2019 · Vietnam

Cao Bang asked to reduce multidimensional poverty for ethnic minorities

NDO – Politburo member Truong Thi Mai held a working session with leaders of the northern province of Cao Bang on the socio-economic …

by · Thursday, 17 January 2019 · Vietnam