Students of the Dao Duy Anh High School in District 6 is studying before the pandemic. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC offers financial aid to students in first semester

The People’s Committee of HCMC on November 2 sent an urgent dispatch to the Department of Education and Training, the Department of Finance and the People’s Committees of Thu Duc City and 21 districts across the city to implement a financial aid worth VND427 billion (US$18.7 million) for students in the city in the first semester of the 2021-2022 school year.
Dwellers in Quarter 7 of An Khanh Ward in Thu Duc City received support packages in the pandemic. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC promises to deliver support package to each resident in need

The Covid-19 pandemic has made many a large number of people living in Ho Chi Minh City, especially those from other provinces, face so many financial difficulties. The municipal authorities have tried all ways to offer both physical and spiritual help to those vulnerable individuals. In reality, however, there are still cases that have not received sufficient support. A collaboration between the localities and communities is they key to cover all emergency situations.

 

HCMC Party officials visit District 6’s quarantine, locked down areas

HCMC Party officials visit District 6’s quarantine, locked down areas

On July 28, Mr. Le Thanh Liem, member of the Standing Committee of HCMC Party Committee, Head of the Internal Affairs Committee of HCMC Party Committee and city officials visited Covid-19 patients and frontline workers at checkpoints, quarantine areas, and treatment facilities in District 6.
Central provinces begin to recover from storms, floods

Central provinces begin to recover from storms, floods

Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc yesterday decided to provide financial aid worth VND80 billion ((around US$4 million) in cash from state contingency fund in 2020 to help flood-hit people in Thua Thien-Hue, Quang Tri and Quang Nam provinces soon overcome current difficulties. 
Deputy Chairwoman of the Municipal People’s Council Phan Thi Thang hands over more than VND5.7 billion (US$ 245,643) to people affected by recent floods and storms in Thua Thien- Hue Province

HCMC donates over VND5.7 bln in financial aid to flood-hit people

A delegation of Ho Chi Minh City led by Deputy Chairwoman of the Municipal People’s Council Phan Thi Thang yesterday visited and handed over more than VND5.7 billion (US$ 245,643) to people affected by recent floods and storms in Thua Thien- Hue Province.
A representative of HCMC Federation of Labor is delivering financial aid to unemployed people due to the Covid-19 pandemic. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC supports unemployed citizens to promptly find new jobs

Many workers have unexpectedly lost their own jobs due to the Covid-19 pandemic. In order to help them overcome their hard time, HCMC Department of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs have cooperated with HCMC Federation of Labor to offer them suitable work positions immediately, while quickly processing requests for financial aids and unemployment insurance.

Households farming in the vegetable garden enumerating, receiving financial assistance at Ward 6 People’s Committee headquarters, Tan Binh district, HCMC

Residents in controversial vegetable garden receive financial assistance

The People’s Committee of Ward 6, Tan Binh district, HCMC said that two days ago they provided the financial aid worth of VND17 billions (US$ 740,000) to 18 households who had farmed in the ground area that is called vegetable garden and now is being planned for a school complex.