Elephants enjoy a "buffet" of fruit and vegetables marked its World Elephant Day.

Dak Lak lays out fruit buffet for domesticated elephants on World Elephant Day

The Dak Lak Elephant Conservation Center in Yok Don National Park in the Central Highland province of Dak Lak has organized several activities in response to World Elephant Day, including a huge fruit banquet that was held for 37 domesticated elephants at the Yok Don National Park on August 12.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh chaired the meeting on August 10 (Photo: SGGP)

Resolutions on Hanoi’s Ring Road No.4, HCMC’s Ring Road No.3 to be issued

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh yesterday announced that the Government is going to release resolutions on Ring Road No.4 in Hanoi and Ring Road No.3 in Ho Chi Minh City to accelerate these construction projects. This is his conclusion during the first meeting of the State Steering Committee for Important National Works and Projects in the transport sector.

The social security unit is confirming documents for laborers requesting the rent support.

Rent support for laborers reaching nearly 99 percent of plan

Vietnam Social Security yesterday announced that its local units nationwide have finished the procedure to confirm over 3.3 million eligible laborers to receive rent support (participating in mandatory social security program) in accordance with Decision No.08/2022/QD-TTg.

The State encourages all economic sectors to participate in developing social housing for workers and low-income people.

At least 1 million houses for low-income workers to be built by 2030

The Prime Minister yesterday requested the formation and implementation of the project ‘Building at least 1 million Social Houses for the Low-Income, Workers in Industrial Parks from 2021-2030’, specially to boost the development of social housing.

Vietnam not yet issue betting business permits as no projects completed

Vietnam not yet issue betting business permits as no projects completed

The Minister of Finance said that the Ministry has not issued any permits to hold animal races because no projects have been completed yet though Phu Yen, Lam Dong, and Vinh Phuc provinces are proposing policies on investment in horse racing schools. However, these projects are still in the research stage and do not have records.
Minister of Public Security Gen. To Lam answers questions from lawmakers on August 10. (Photo: SGGP)

Minister gives further details about new passport version

Minister of Public Security Gen. To Lam provided more information about the new passport version of Vietnam while fielding questions from full-time lawmakers at the 14th session of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee on August 10.
Rent support for employees urged to complete by August 15

Rent support for employees urged to complete by August 15

The Government Office yesterday announced the Prime Minister’s direction for the Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs to identify the reasons of the tardiness in rent support distribution to employees nationwide and apply corresponding solutions to accelerate this task.