Acting President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh (Source: VNA)

Vice President now holds authority of President: NA Standing Committee

Mme. Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh, Vice President, now holds the authority of President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam until the National Assembly elects the new President of the country, an announcement of the Standing Committee of the National Assembly issued on September 23 read.
Soldiers, residents in Phu Quy island receive free medical examination

Soldiers, residents in Phu Quy island receive free medical examination

Members of households that are in receipt of social welfare and soldiers in Phu Quy island in the central province of Binh Thuan received free medical examination when Medicine University Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City organized a charity check-up to take care soldiers and social welfare beneficiaries’ health.

HCMC needs to build more social houses

HCMC needs to build more social houses

One of duties which Ho Chi Minh City must fulfill is to build cheap commercial condominiums, social housing and rental apartments for homeless state-run employees and workers in industrial parks.
Social housing development needs support from government

Social housing development needs support from government

Demand for social housing in Vietnam especially in two big cities Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City is very buoyant, Director of the Housing and Real Estate Market Management Department Nguyen Trong Ninh said at International Real Estate Conference (IREC) 2018 held in Hanoi yesterday

The information channels to receive feedback on problems with technical infrastructure in HCMC

Citizen feedback to be submitted via Facebook

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Information and Communications has just proposed to the HCMC People’s Committee receiving feedback from citizens via a social network besides the current system of the hotline 1022.

Raising milk cow is a way to escape poverty (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC helps low-income earners to escape poverty

Director of the Department of Labor, Invalid and Social Affairs Le Minh Tan has had a talk with reporter of Sai Gon Giai Phong lately about sustainable poverty reduction as the city is going to finish this program earlier than planned