(HBO) - The Hoa Binh Power Company, a subsidiary of the Northern Power Corporation under the Vietnam Electricity group, held a parade on May 21 in response to the Month of Action for Occupational Safety and Health (OSH). The event gathered local young people and electricity workers of Hoa Binh city and Ky Son district.

Hoa Binh ensures water supply in summer

(HBO) - Along with power, water consumption in summer, especially during hot spells, has increased. According to the Hoa Binh Clean Water JSC, so far, water consumption in Hoa Binh city has risen about 3-5 percent on a yearly basis. The demand for water of locals is about 16,000-18,000 cu.m per day and night. However, in the high temperature period in late April and mid-May, the water consumption surged sharply to about 20,000 cu.m, or even 25,000 cu.m per day and night.

Concrete roads bring happiness to locals in Cao Phong

(HBO) - The rural road network in Cao Phong district, the northern province of Hoa Binh has been given a facelift as compared to 2013. Bumpy roads in Yen Thuong, Yen Lap and Thung Nai communes and inter-commune routes between Bac Phong and Xuan Phong have been replaced with asphalted and concrete ones. The upgraded traffic infrastructure has helped spur local socio-economic development.

The Department of Education and Training praised and rewarded the national excellent students and outstanding students in the school year of 2018-2019

(HBĐT) - The Department of Education and Training organized a ceremony to commend and reward the national excellent students and outstanding students in the school year of 2018 - 2019.

Expanding, reforming operation of intergenerational self-help club model

(HBO) – A delegation from the World Bank in Vietnam, the Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and HeipAge International in Vietnam held a working session on May 13 with the Elderly Association of Hoa Binh province on the outcomes of the building and multiplying of the Intergenerational Self-Help Club (ISHC) model in the locality

Consolidating and developing the Community Learning Center in the province

(HBO) - In 1998, the Center for Community Learning (CLC) in Cao Son commune (Da Bac) was established. This is one of the first two CLCs which were piloted first in the country.

Yen Thuy district looks toward e-government building

(HBO) - Since the beginning of 2019, the People's Committee of Yen Thuy district has focused on the task of building e-government with the goal of improving the efficiency of IT application in management and administration of public affairs.

Primary school festival for the 2018 - 2019 school year

(HBO) - The Department of Education and Training organized "Primary school festival for the 2018 - 2019 school year." Participating in the Festival, there are 11 Education and Training Offices of the districts and city with more than 220 students, representing nearly 80,000 primary school students in Hoa Binh province.

Ky Son district has diversified volunteer activities and community health care

(HBO) - Over the past years, the Red Cross of Ky Son district has actively organized a lot of voluntary activities and people’s health care, especially in the remote communes of the district.

Kim Boi district: Receiving and resolving 169 administrative records

(HBO) - From the beginning of the year until now, the Ministry of received and returned results of Kim Boi district has received and solved 169 sets of administrative procedures of citizens and organizations.

Over 41,700 labourers go to work abroad

In the first 4 months of this year, over 41,725 labourers were sent to work abroad, accounting for 34.8% of the year’s plan, the Overseas Labourer Management Department under the Ministry of Labour, War-Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA), has reported.

Providing over 2,000 improved cookers to poor women in Cuoi Ha commune

(HBO) - On May 6, in Cuoi Ha commune, Investment and Trade Consultancy Company Limited (Intraco) combined with Korea Carbon Management Co., Ltd and the Kim Boi District Women's Union to donate 2,140 improved cooking stoves to 2,140 poor women 2 Cuoi Ha and Kim Truy communes.

Da Bac district lost over 600 million VND due to the tornado

(HBO) - From April 29 to May 1, the tornado accompanied by a whirlwind occurred on a large scale in Da Bac district, causing a lot of damage to houses and crops of the people in almost every commune in the district. The total damage has been estimated at over 600 million VND.

Hoa Binh Power Corporation ensures stable electricity supply in hot season

(HBO) - Luong Van Phuong, Deputy Director of the Hoa Binh Power Corporation, said to ensure safe and stable power supply during summer, the corporation has ordered its units to implement Plan No. 700/PCHB-KT on maintaining power supply for holidays and the hot season. At the same time, the company’s district- and city-level units and the management team of high-voltage grid operation conducted an overall inspection of the local grid and build a plan to settle any problems detected.

Hoa Binh strives to develop brand for Thung Khe sticky corn in Mai Chau

(HBO) - The north-western province of Hoa Binh is working to set up, manage and develop brand for Thung Khe sticky corn, a specialty of Mai Chau district, in the 2019-20 period.

Strengthening the traffic safety solutions for holidays

(HBO) - This year, on the vocation of April 30 and May 1 the officials, the civil servants and the employees were entitled to 5 consecutive days off. It was forecasted that the density of people and vehicles participating in traffic would suddenly increase, potentially threatening the traffic congestion and the loss of traffic safety. Therefore, the provincial appropriate authorities have paid particular attention to ensuring the traffic order and safety. 

Yen Thuy district police make effort to serve people

(HBO) - Lieutenant Colonel Tran Anh Tuan, Chief of the Yen Thuy District Police Department, said the department has built an action plan to implement the campaign on "people’s police work to be firm, kind, and dedicated to the people” in line with the Politburo's Directive No. 05 on studying and following Ho Chi Minh’s ideology, morality and lifestyle.

The effect of establishing day schools for Ethnic Minority students in the particularly difficult region

(HBO) - The rate of the dropouts has reduced significantly. Students are allowed to study twice a day, they have been trained the life skill to gain the confidence in living and communication. The quality of education is gradually raised and so on. These are the results of the model of day schools for Ethnic Minority students in the particularly difficult region and are being built by the province.

The necessary and practical solutions to promptly respond to natural disasters and floods

(HBO) - From the beginning of the year until now, there have been heat waves in the province. The total monthly rainfall is less than the average of many years but it is greater than the same period last year. Significantly, since the beginning of April, there have been a number of large-scale rains with really heavy rain accompanied by strong winds. These weather patterns have shown the risk of extremely bad weather events such as thunderstorms, lightning, cyclones, hail, especially during the seasonal transition period from the second half of April to the beginning of May.

Efficiency of revolutionary ideology education for youths, adolescents and children

(HBO) - On March 1, 2016, the provincial People's Committee issued Plan No. 17 on the implementation of the project "Strengthening education of revolutionary ideals, morals and lifestyle for youths, adolescents and children" in Hoa Binh province for the 2015 – 2030 period.

Investments focus on infrastructure in ethnic minority regions

(HBO) - Underprivileged areas in Kim Boi district has been getting a gradual facelift thanks to State investments in ethnic minority-inhabited regions.

Donation of 90 wheelchairs to the Disabled

(HBO) - On the afternoon of April 22nd, the provincial Red Cross in cooperation with Lawrence S.Ting Memorial Fund and Phu My Hung Development Co., Ltd. donated 90 wheelchairs with a total value of 148 million dong to the disabled people in the province.

Hoa Binh works to increase quality of administrative procedure control

(HBO) - In early months of 2019, the monitoring of administrative procedures in Hoa Binh was carried out synchronously, with the provincial People's Committee issuing plans and documents guiding the implementation of administrative violation control in the province.

Lac district: Promoting the role of the elderly

HBO - There have been 7,318 members, taking part in 143 associations in Lac Thuy Elderly Association. Through the review of emulation in 2018, fifteen out of the fifteen of the Elderly Association in the district’s communes and town achieved strong and very good Association foundation, 143 associations in the hamlets, the villages, and the residential areas were good and there weren’t any weak associations.

Ensuring traffic safety, order during upcoming South Liberation-May Day holiday

HBO – The Hoa Binh People’s Committee on April 10 issued Dispatch No. 2086/VPUBND-CNXD on the implementation of the Prime Minister’s Dispatch No. 402/CD-TTg dated April 10, 2019, which focuses on measures to meet travel demand of the people and ensure traffic order and safety during the long holiday on the occasion of the Liberation Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1).