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Ho Chi Minh city: Over 79% residents have medical insurance cards
So far, 6.567 million residents in Ho Chi Minh city have medical insurance cards, accounting for 79.2% of the city’s population that needs to join medical insurance, according to Cao Van Sang, Director of the Ho Chi Minh city Social Insurance.
Hanoi gives housing support to over 5,800 revolutionary contributors
09:51 28/06/2017
Hanoi has completed the building and upgrading of houses for 5,825 beneficiaries’ families, accounting for 77% of the set plan, the city Department of Labor, War-Invalids and Social Affairs has reported.
Social investment sharply increases in Central Highlands
09:49 28/06/2017
According to the Central Highlands Steering Committee, the amount of social investment in the region has continuously increased to reach over VND267.632 trillion in the 2011-2015 period, 6.68 times higher than in the 2001-2005 period, and double that in the 2006-2010 period.
Kids play area at Vietnam National Children's Hospital inaugurated
09:39 28/06/2017
(CPV) - A children play area sponsored by Eva de Eva Company was put into operation at Hanoi-based Vietnam National Children's Hospital on June 27th.
Vietnam’s achievements in climate change response highlighted
14:55 25/06/2017
Vietnamese Ambassador Duong Chi Dung highlighted Vietnam’s achievements in natural disaster mitigation and climate change response in his speech to a discussion session as part of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Humanitarian Affairs Segment (HAS) in Geneva, Switzerland on June 23rd.
UNHRC passes climate change resolution co-created by Vietnam
12:46 25/06/2017
The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) carried out final discussions of its 35th session in Geneva, Switzerland, on June 22nd-23rd, adopting 36 resolutions and a presidential statement, including a draft resolution on climate change and human rights co-created by Vietnam.
SMEs assist disadvantaged households in Thai Binh province
12:46 25/06/2017
The Vietnam Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (VASME) has committed to providing continuous support for disadvantaged and policy beneficiary families in the northern province of Thai Binh from 2017 - 2020.
HCM City expands walking space for tourists
10:49 24/06/2017
Ho Chi Minh City will expand pedestrian area in District 1 to include Bui Vien Street as from July 15th.
USD100-million solar power plant to be built in Long An
10:49 24/06/2017
A 100MW solar power plant worth USD100 million will be built in the Mekong Delta province of Long An under the cooperation between BCG Bang Duong Joint Venture and Hanwha Group of the Republic of Korea (RoK).
HCM City remittances worth USD2.1 billion in H1
10:49 24/06/2017
Remittances to HCM City in the first six months of the year were worth USD2.1 billion, marginally up from the same period last year, according to the State Bank of Vietnam’s HCM City branch.