The path leads to Dong BInh Commune in Can Tho City ( Photo: SGGP)

People contribute billions of dollars for gov’t new rural plan

According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the Southeast and the Mekong delta have been appealing VND633,427 billion ($27.2 billion) social contribution in the period 2016-2019 making up 40 percent of the country’s total contribution.

One of the bridge in Mekong delta  built from social contribution (Photo: SGGP)

$14.6 million mobilized for building bridges in Mekong delta province

VND339 billion ($14.6 million) have been mobilized for building bridges in the Mekong delta province of An Giang after three year implementation of the program to call for social contribution to rural bridge construction, said a representative of the provincial Department of Transport at a yesterday meeting to review the program.