(HBO) - According to the Hoa Binh branch of the Bank for Social Policy, as of the end of July, total outstanding loans in social policy credit programmes surpassed 3.1 trillion VND (133.50 million USD), which were allocated to more than 137,830 borrowers.
In the first seven months of this year,
loans under those credit programmes totalled 653.29 billion VND (28.05 million USD),
with 20,410 poor households and social policy beneficiaries receiving loans.
Some credit programmes recorded strong
growth, notably those targeting families near the poverty line or just escaping
poverty, households engaging in production and business in disadvantaged areas,
along with programmes for clean water and rural environmental hygiene.
Credit of social policy programmes has
helped create jobs for 614 workers and 29 disadvantaged students continue their
In addition, nearly 6,890 clean water and hygiene
works were built or repaired in rural areas, along with 406 new houses for poor
Thousands of households in remote and disadvantaged
areas received loans to start their business, thereby overcoming their difficulties
and raising their livelihoods. The source of credit also contributed to curbing
shark loans and effectively implementing the national target programme on sustainable
poverty reduction and building new-style rural areas in the province./.
(HBO) - The Hoa Binh Women's Union presented the money to support the idea of winning the "Women and the future of green economy" creative contest for Mrs. Nguyen Thi Binh, Director of Dao Village Cooperative in Thong Nhat commune (Hoa Binh City) with a model of growing and processing citronella essential oil along the value chain to provide safe products for users, environmentally friendly.” This is one of the three ideas of Hoa Binh women that won the prize at the competition.
(HBO) - With mountainous and rocky terrain, many communes in Luong Son district have favourable conditions to raise goats following the concentrated farming method. The local herd of goats is estimated to have about 8,000 heads, accounting for 15.7 percent of Hoa Binh’s. This year, the district has successfully built its ‘Luong Son mountain goat’ collective brand.
(HBO) - According to reports from the provincial People’s Committee, Hoa Binh’s plan for investment capital sourced by the State budget in 2019 is worth over 2.47 trillion VND. Of the sum, 2.445 trillion VND has been allocated to specific projects.
(HBO) - In seven months of 2019, the Women’s Union of Mai Chau district carried out a series of activities to assist its members in starting their businesses.
(HBO) - Promoting the local potentials and strengths in the agricultural production, Yen Bong commune (Lac Thuy) has strongly developed the model of raising hill chickens in the form of semi-grazing in combination with agriculture and forestry in recent years. The local hill chicken products are of high quality with delicious taste, and are popular in the market, thereby creating a significant source of income for the local people.
(HBO) – The trade union of the northwestern province of Hoa Binh has launched a campaign to donate 1,000 tonnes of cement for the national target programme on building new-style rural areas.