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  • (HBO) – Deputy Secretary of Hoa Binh province’s Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Van Quang, who is also head of the local traffic safety committee, on January 10 chaired a teleconference to review traffic safety work in 2018 and launch mission in 2019.

  • (HBO) – The organisation of job placement events was one of the solutions that the northern province of Hoa Binh applied in 2018 to create employment for local labourers.

  • (HBO)- Since the implementation of the new rural construction program, Lac Thuy district has set a target to increase the income of the people through the economic development in agricultural production.

  • (HBO) – According to a report from the Hoa Binh People’s Committee, in December last year, the provincial industrial production value was estimated at 2.83 trillion VND and the figure for the entire year, 32.52 trillion VND, surpassing the yearly target by 2.75 percent and increasing 15.6 percent year on year.

  • (HBO) - In the past 3 - 4 years, locals in Yen Bong commune of Lac Thuy district have expanded the scale of facilities for developing the chicken raising. Statistics show that the commune counts more than 40,000 chickens, mainly indigenous and Lac Thuy chicken breed. The model helps them improve their income, contributing to promoting the locality’s socio-economic development.

Culture-Tourism Village to host assorted activities to welcome New Year 2019

Assorted activities to welcome New Year 2019 will be held at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism, in the Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town, Hanoi, during a four-day holiday from December 29, 2018 to January 1, 2019.

Naval ships carry Tet gifts to Truong Sa soldiers

A military delegation from the High Command of Naval Zone 4 on January 4 sailed from Cam Ranh port, Khanh Hoa province to visit officers and soldiers in Truong Sa (Spratly) island district.

Investment projects contribute 440 billion VND to State budget

(HBO) – In 2018, the northwestern province of Hoa Binh had 450 new enterprises, with total registered capital worth 7.5 trillion VND (323 million USD). Besides, 24 firms dissolved and 150 others halted their operations in the year.

Mai Ha commune combats drugs

(HBO) – Authorities of Mai Ha commune have combined education campaigns with movements launched by associations, mass organisations and hamlets, to promote drug prevention and control work, especially targeting youths, students, and those at high risk of drug abuse.

POLITICS

Vietnamese NA pledges to share working experience with Laos

The Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) stands ready to share its experience in dealing with specific topics regarding question and answer and inspection work with its Lao counterpart, NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has said.

LOCAL NEWS

Hoa Binh strives to cut traffic accidents by 5 percent in 2019

(HBO) – Deputy Secretary of Hoa Binh province’s Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Van Quang, who is also head of the local traffic safety committee, on January 10 chaired a teleconference to review traffic safety work in 2018 and launch mission in 2019.

BUSINESS

Vietnam Bank for Social Policies’ Hoa Binh branch launches 2019 tasks

(HBO) - The Representative Committee of the Board of Directors of the Hoa Binh branch of the Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP) held a conference to review its performance in 2018 and implemented tasks for 2019. Bui Van Cuu, Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee, and head of the representative committee attended and directed the conference.

CULTURE

Craft villages shine in Hoi An’s Tet programme

Craft villages are at the centre of a series of lunar New Year (Tet) activities, which are taking place at the Hoi An Impression Theme Park in Hoi An city, a World Heritage site in the central province of Quang Nam, from January 11 to February 11.

TOURISM

ASEAN Tourism Forum promises tourism cooperation opportunities for VN

This year’s ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) will take place in the northeastern coastal province of Quang Ninh from January 14-18, with the participation of about 2,000 delegates, according to organisers.

PHOTOS

Nhat Tan peach blossoms boast beauty ahead of Tet

As there is only one month left before the Tet (lunar New Year) holiday, Nhat tan villagers in Hanoi are gearing up to prepare peach blossoms to meet customers’ demand for the traditional festival.