• Social Affairs  

Mekong Delta province provides housing land for poor households
17/02/2019
The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh will allocate over VND23 billion (USD1 million) from the local budget to provide land for nearly 700 poor families to build houses.
Promoting an effective and fair settlement of state-investment disputes
16:12 15/12/2018
(CPV) - On December 14th 2018, Judges and Court officials in Viet Nam all ears to the application of international conventions on settling disputes between the investment receiving state and foreign investors.
Vietnam makes great strides in promoting gender equality
15:14 15/12/2018
Vietnam has made great achievements in promoting gender equality and narrowing the gender gap, especially in terms of employment, health care, and education.
Vietnam upgrades 198 kilometers of roads in mountainous northwest region
11:37 12/12/2018
(CPV) - ADB has approved a USD188 million loan to improve and upgrade 198 kilometers of roads in Viet Nam’s mountainous northwest region, which has the highest poverty rate in the country.
Vietnam improves health care in disadvantaged areas
09:47 11/12/2018
(CPV) - ADB has approved USD100.6 million in financing to support the Government of Viet Nam’s reform effort to improve health service delivery and the quality of health care providers, especially in poor, border areas.
Waste-to-energy factory inaugurated in Can Tho city
10:41 09/12/2018
A waste-to-energy factory was inaugurated in Thoi Lai district of Can Tho on December 8th, expected to help address the solid waste pollution facing the Mekong Delta city recently.
Over VND1 trillion in support of AO victims
16:44 06/12/2018
Over the past 5 years, the Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange (VAVA) at all levels has given assistance worth nearly VND1.14 trillion to Agent Orange victims.
Australian volunteers contribute to community development in Vietnam
18:22 04/12/2018
(CPV) - Australia’s Ambassador to Vietnam Mr Craig Chittick on December 4th gathered Australian volunteers, partner organisations and other stakeholders to celebrate International Volunteer Day (IVD-December 5th).
Vietnam, Romania increase labor cooperation
17:29 03/12/2018
Vietnam and Romania will expand bilateral cooperation in labor, employment and social welfare. In 2018, nearly 1,400 Vietnamese have gone to work in the country located at the crossroads of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe.
Youth trained in sexual harassment prevention
22:03 01/12/2018
(CPV) - The dialogue “Sexual harassment prevention - Recognition and response” aims to increase youngsters’ awareness and voices in preventing sexual violence on women and girls, contributing to eliminating sexual harassment.