Poverty also hangs over younger residents. Thirty-year-old Dieu Ba has four children. With a large family but no land, as well as earning a living from tapping rubber trees he makes use of his neighbour’s vacant plot of land to plant corn and vegetables to provide for his family. … [Read more...] about Unceasing efforts to reduce poverty in ethnic minority areas
Ethnic minorities 1997
As the highway passes through the communes of Châu Kim, Châu Thôn and Tri Lễ in Quế Phong District to Nhôn Mai and Mai Sơn communes in Tương Dương District, and Mỹ Lý, Bắc Lý, Huổi Tụ, Phà Đánh and Tạ Cạ communes in Kỳ Sơn District, several residential areas and busy commercial centres have sprung up. … [Read more...] about Road leads to better lives for ethnic minority groups
Implementing Action Programme 33 of the provincial Party Committee’s Standing Board on the implementation of Directive 40 of the Party Central Committee on strengthening the Party leadership over social policy credit, the authorities of districts, towns and cities across the province has paid attention to allocating capital from the Vietnam Bank for Social Policies for poor people and policy beneficiaries.social policy credit has significantly contributed to narrowing the gap between rich and poor, reducing unemployment, fulfilling criteria for building new rural areas, and playing an important role in stabilising and developing the local economy. Especially, outstanding loans for ethnic minority households have so far reached 337 billion VND. … [Read more...] about When the Party’s Directive 40 spreads in life!
Doan Anh Duong , director of the Doan Anh Duong company, said a culture and exhibition fair was organised for the first time last year at the Quang Ngai Old Citadel and became a rendezvous point for ethnic groups living in mountainous districts in the province. It also acts as a venue for the sharing of cultures between ethnic groups and tourists and for promoting local crafts. … [Read more...] about Elegant weaving of local allure
“The matchmaker will choose a date to visit the girl’s family. The matchmaker and the people who go with him should be well-spoken and have a thorough knowledge of the group’s customs,” C’To Hoa reveals. … [Read more...] about Unique marriage custom of the Raglai