Some 4,400 senior people run successful business

Some 4,400 elderly people in districts in Ho Chi Minh City were selected as successful businessperson at a meeting organized by the municipal Elderly Association yesterday to review its movement “Elderly people- Good examples” and plan for the next year.
 
Over 8,100 firms in the city run by senior people providing 37,000 employment for local laborers,
Senior people in the city not only contribute to socio-economic development but also help local administrations increase useful information and maintain social order in each residential blocks.
For years, they have hold thousands of gatherings to spread information about criminals and hostile power’ scheme, as well as prevent social evils. These gatherings have had nearly 50,000 participants.

By KY LAM - Translated by UYEN PHUONG

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Head of the Department of Propaganda and Training of the HCMC Party Committee, Than Thi Thu (L) meets head of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party (LPRP) Central Committee's Commission for Propaganda and Training, Kikeo Khaykhamphithoune. (Photo: Sggp)

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