Thi Dunh’s household in Bu Croai village is poor and unable to escape from poverty. She is too old to work. In her house, which she received from the State in 2004, is nothing worth more than 50,000 VND. Dunh and her granddaughter live on a monthly subsidy of 270,000 VND from the State and earnings from shelling cashew nuts. … [Read more...] about Unceasing efforts to reduce poverty in ethnic minority areas
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
“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
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!
The Ha Nhi make beer by choosing the best sticky rice, soaking it in water for one hour, and then cooking it. The steamed glutinous rice is spread out on a flat winnowing basket to let it cool, and mixed with yeast, a fermented mixture of powder made from the seeds of a secret wild tree in the forest. … [Read more...] about Try the special beer of the Ha Nhi