Financial aid worth VND 1,200 billion for disease-hit localities

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue hachaired a meeting with ministries, agencies and localities in the Red River Delta and the northern province of Quang Ninh about the aid package of VND 1,200 billion (US$ 51,205) from the central budget against African swine fever.

Financial aid worth VND 1,200 billion for disease-hit localities

Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue proposed the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to increase minimum wage of VND 200,000 (US$ 8.5) a normal day and VND 400,000 (US$ 17) per holiday for every person who involve in preventive campaigns as well as destroying diseased pigs. 

Besides that, he also asked a draft resolution to assign specific tasks to relevant ministries and branches. Of which, the Ministry of Finance was asked to provide an advance package worth VND 1,200 billion to support disease-hit localities.




BY LAM NGUYEN- Translated by Huyen Huong

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