The Prime Minister delivered gifts for poor students in Dai Loc District of Quang Nam Province. (Photo: SGGP)

Prime Minister delivers gifts to poor children in Quang Nam Province

The Department of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs of Quang Nam Province yesterday cooperated with the People’s Committee of Dai Loc District to organize the informal meeting ‘Mid-Autumn Festival 2019’ for poor children in the area. Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the event and gave 300 gifts worth VND1 million (US$43) each to poor students who achieved excellent academic results.

The meeting between Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and scientists for national development strategies. Photo by VGP

Prime Minister works with scientists to seek national development strategies

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc yesterday attended the meeting ‘Scientists Offer Suggestions to the Economic and Social Subcommittee for the 13th National Congress’ held at the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences. He insisted that Vietnam has to actively upgrade itself and timely correct any mistakes to strengthen the faith of the public toward the central government.

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc .( Photo by T.B )

Technology businesses play vital role in national development: Prime Minister

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc emphatically identified the importance of technology companies in the national development in his key speech at the national forum on developing Vietnamese technology businesses, themed ‘Aspiration, Vision, and Strategy for a Prosperous Vietnam’ held in Hanoi yesterday.

The Prime Minister has required to investigate electricity price increase (Illustrative Photo)

Prime Minister requires to inspect electricity price increase

The Prime Minister has required the Government Inspectorate to work with the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry Industry and Trade and relevant agencies to inspect electricity price increase, the method of calculating power price and collecting electricity bills; make clear right and wrong things and report to him in June this year.


HCMC proposes PM approval for $93 million advance for first metro line

HCMC proposes PM approval for $93 million advance for first metro line

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has proposed the Prime Minister to approve an advance of VND2,158.5 billion (US$93 million) on the central budget to make payment to foreign contractors of the first metro line Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien, announced the committee office yesterday.