(HBO) – Many war invalids and sick soldiers in Hoa Binh province have overcome challenges, seized opportunities, and become standout examples in economic development in the locality.
Veteran Nguyen Van Tho’s concrete brick production establishment in Dan
Chu commune, Hoa Binh city, creates jobs and stable incomes for five local
joining the army in 1976, Pham Van Thuat was wounded
when he served as a soldier of the Vietnam People’s Army’s weapon department.
He was then recognised as a war invalid of the highest level who lost 65
percent of the work capacity. He continued to serve the army until retirement
Despite formidable difficulties, Thuat decided to set up his Cuong Thinh
construction and service company in Muong Khen town, Tan Lac district, with
only 5 million VND (215.95 USD) from his savings and bank loans.
His firm gradually gains prestige and receives contracts to build civil
construction works, irrigational system and transport infrastructure. Thuat’s
business has expanded to agricultural sector. Currently, his company’s farm
model with 200 fish cages on Hoa Binh lake and 1,100 head of pigs, together
with a building material shop, is creating stable jobs for nearly 40 local
labourers, each earning 5 million VND per month.
In 2017, Thuat was among the province’s standout representatives to attend the
national conference to honour excellent businesses. Last year, he was elected
as vice president of the province’s association of war veterans.
Thanks to his prestige and position, Thuat
has mobilised capital from individuals and organisations to search for and
bring home remains of 58 martyrs who laid down their lives during the war time
in the south.
(HBO) – Deputy Secretary of the Hoa Binh Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Bui Van Khanh recently chaired a regular meeting of the committee for August, during which participants raise their ideas on major issues related to socio-economic development of the province.
(HBO) – To implement the Political Bureau’s Directive No.5 on studying and following President Ho Chi Minh’s thought, morality and lifestyle, the Party Committee of Dong Lai commune, Tan Lac district, Hoa Binh province, has integrated the matter into its action plans and programmes on implementation of Party resolutions at all levels.
(HBO) - Nguyen Duc Cuong, Deputy Director of the Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs of Hoa Binh province, said attention has been paid to career orientation and vocational training. Vocational training has been incorporated with demand of businesses and society, he said, adding that the number of high school graduates registering for vocational training has increased in recent years.
(HBO) – The Party’s Committee of Luong Son district, Hoa Binh province, recently awarded winners of the quiz on the 50-year implementation of President Ho Chi Minh’s testament and reviewed the Politburo’s Directive No.5-CT/TW on studying and following the late leader’s ideology, morality and style.
(HBO) - Every year, at the end of August, people of Hoa Binh city hang the national flags and banners to celebrate the August Revolution, National Day September 2 with the slogan "Great President Ho Chi Minh lives forever in our career".
(HBO) - Cao Phong district has 12 communes and 1 town. Implementing the policy of rearranging communal administrative units, the district has been reviewed about area and population of communes in the district. Thereby, the whole district has 5 communes which will be rearranged.