No poverty household in Binh Tan District as per new standard - No poverty household in Binh Tan District as per new standard - Website Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City’s Binh Tan District has no more poor people whose yearly income is lower than VND16 million (US$ 748.4) per head, said the steering board of poverty elimination and increase average households in the city on January 23.
Last year, 455 poor households were loaned totaling over VND7.3 billion (US$ 341,480) to do their business, farming, planting and pursue vocational training. Moreover, 450 students were loaned VND5.5 billion (US$ 257,279) to pay tuition fee and their learning expenditure.
Until now, 4,300 households escaped poverty with year income of over VND16 million per person.