Tough restrictions on internal migration are trapping Vietnam’s rural-to-urban migrants in a vicious cycle of poverty.
Tag - poverty
dimanche 9 avril 2017
jeudi 12 mai 2011
HANOI - Poverty will rise in Vietnam as a result of soaring inflation this year so the government must stay the course on price-busting policies, John Hendra, head of the United Nations mission in the country, said on Tuesday.
samedi 4 septembre 2010
Vietnam must rethink the growth strategy that propelled it from poverty to the ranks of Asia's fastest-growing economies, analysts say, or risk stagnating.
mercredi 28 avril 2010
The rate of poor families in Vietnam will increase to 17-22 percent, if the new poverty lines are approved to take effects from next year, the minister of social affairs ministry said at a meeting on Thursday.
samedi 3 octobre 2009
HANOI - Despite worries over the increase in the consumer price index (CPI) and the impacts of the global economic crisis, it is believed that Vietnam will reach its target of reducing the poverty rate to 10-11 percent by 2010, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported.
lundi 13 octobre 2008
HANOI - Vietnam, who has made remarkable achievement in poverty reduction over the past decades, is facing three challenges to make further progress, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) reported here on Monday.