The elderly contribute to Yen Bai’s socio-economic development
- Wednesday, May 13, 2020
YBO - Yen Bai province is now home to 700 elderly people owning farms or enterprises and 904 members of the Association of the Elderly succeeding in economic activities.
Ha Phuc Tien works at grapefruit garden
Activities in the summer volunteer youth campaign are being carried out simultaneously and creatively that suit local conditions.
According to the Yen Bai Department of Education and Training, a provincial-level contest to select excellent secondary students in the school year 2019-2020 ended, with 258 awards presented including nine first, 39 second, 74 third and 136 consolation prizes.
With her courage, confidence and acumen, Trieu Thi Minh Hien, a farmer from Son Trung village, Mai Son commune, Luc Yen district who used to work full-time on the farms, has become a successful businesswoman highly regarded by local people and authorities.
In the recent past, Yen Bai province has harnessed resources for promoting the expanded immunisation programme. Aside from opportunely providing sufficient vaccines, other supplies and funding, all-level authorities, sectors, organisations and localities have coordinated in steering and organising the programme implementation.