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

Vietnam’s multidimensional poverty rate dropping

The multidimensional poverty rate in Vietnam reduced from 9.9 percent in 2016 to 4.5 percent in last year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO) …

by · Monday, 21 June 2021 · Vietnam

Vietnam attends 24th St. Petersburg International Economic Forum

… strengthening multilateral trade cooperation to avoid disruption in global supply chains, and in eliminating poverty and poverty relapse in the world.

by · Friday, 4 June 2021 · Vietnam

HCMC to further promote caretaking for poor, vulnerable people: City Party Chief

The poverty alleviation work is also well done, and now there is literarily no extremely poor household in the district. Besides, the ‘Social Fund’ raised …

by · Saturday, 22 May 2021 · Vietnam

State President hails ethnic minority contributions to Bac Giang’s development

He also lauded the Bac Giang authorities’ efforts in effectively carrying out policies related to poverty reduction and ethnic work. President Phuc also …

by · Wednesday, 12 May 2021 · Vietnam

Vietnam’s human rights achievements undeniable

Vietnam has also made great strides in poverty alleviation, human development, and improvements to living standards, as seen in the household …

by · Saturday, 1 May 2021 · Vietnam

Dong Thap aims to cut down poverty ratio by 0.5 percent in 2021

Doan Tan Buu, Vice Chairman of the Dong Thap People’s Committee said that in order to complete the target of reducing the poverty ratio by 0.5 …

by · Wednesday, 28 April 2021 · Vietnam