Kim Thai is selling lottery tickets (Photo: SGGP)

Lottery ticket seller becomes civil servant

Ethnic-minority man, Kim Thai, was officially admitted to work in the office of the administration in Soc Trang Province in the Mekong delta while he was selling lottery tickets.

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HCM City’s civil servants’ income to rise

The average income of civil servants from Ho Chi Minh City is expected to increase this year but will not exceed 1.8 times their main salaries, according to Nguyen Thanh Phong, Chairman of the HCM City People’s Committee.

HCMC announces three consecutive New Year days off

HCMC announces three consecutive New Year days off

HCMC People’s Committee has announced that civil servants and officials of administrative, public career, political and social-political organizations will have three New Year days off from December 30, 2017 to January 1, 2018.
Seven day Tet holiday announced

Seven day Tet holiday announced

Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee has just announced civil servants and goverment employees will have the seven days off starting on January 26 and ending on January 30, 2017, running from the 29th day of the 12th lunar month to the 3rd day of the 1st lunar month).
Civil servants should consider censures as motivation to rise, HCMC Party Chief

Civil servants should consider censures as motivation to rise, HCMC Party Chief

Public servants must listen to censures and considered them as a motivation to rise. If each civil servant and each agency conduct administrative reform, it will bring great benefits, said Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Dinh La Thang at a meeting on administrative reform indexes yesterday.
Civil servants base salary up 5%

Civil servants base salary up 5%

The monthly base salary for civil servants, public employees and those working in the armed forces has been officially stipulated to go up by 5 per cent to VNĐ1.21 million (nearly US$54), following a newly-signed Government decree.