Livelihoods of the poor on HCMC streets via some random photos

Livelihoods of the poor on HCMC streets via some random photos

Ho Chi Minh City has performed social distancing order, the livelihood of poor and homeless people are surely very difficult. Sai Gon Giai Phong (SGGP) Newspaper introduced to readers some random photos of photographer Nguyen Ky Anh timely captured moments about those people before the order.
Members of the “An Binh An heart-to heart” charitable group in Phu Nhuan District’s Ward 8 has prepared nearly 1,000 meals to people in isolation areas, hospitals and low-income laborers. (Photo: SGGP)

Acts of kindness spread across city amid Covid-19 outbreak

In these days, the whole city makes efforts to battle the pandemic that has become a growing complication. In addition, a rise in the number of blocked areas, medical quarantine places and Covid-19 control stations has been seen throughout the city. Many individuals, organizations and businesses in HCMC have joined hands with the municipal government to support people affected by the pandemic when the southern hub has currently implemented social distancing measures.
Farmers in Cho Lach District earn high income from sapling production

Farmers in Cho Lach District earn high income from sapling production

Cho Lach District in Ben Tre Province is famous for producing saplings in the Mekong Delta. Producing saplings is considered the main source of income for local people, and Cho Lach is also the place that supplies various types of high-quality saplings to the market.
Charity trucks bound for HCMC

Charity trucks bound for HCMC

Waves of trucks from all over Vietnam have been carrying tons of essential goods, rice, vegetables and fresh seafood to HCMC’s citizens stuck in quarantine as a sign of goodwill.
“Community fridge” helps Covid-hit neighborhoods

“Community fridge” helps Covid-hit neighborhoods

With the hope to “not leave anyone behind” during the pandemic, Nguyen Tuan Khoi has initiated the “Community fridge” at #100 Ung Van Khiem Str., Ward 25, Binh Thanh District, HCMC to provide free vegetables and other food for people affected by Covid-19.
Saigoneers lend each other helping hands amidst Covid-19

Saigoneers lend each other helping hands amidst Covid-19

Having their lives turned upside down by the Covid-19 pandemic, the people of Saigon still maintain a positive outlook and always want to do their part in supporting front line workers and less privileged members of their community.