Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has asked the Ministry of Construction to work together with other ministries and agencies to draft and submit a plan on building at least 1 million apartments of social housing for workers and low-income earners by 2030 to the Government in August.
The Government Office has released a notice on the PM’s conclusion at a conference on social housing development which took place earlier this month in Hanoi.
A social housing project.
According to the document, hundreds of social housing projects have been completed, benefiting hundreds of thousands of low-income earners.
Developing social housing for workers and low-income earners forms an important part of the socio-economic development policy, and it is the responsibility of the State and society, PM Chinh affirmed.
The PM noted the State encourages economic sectors to develop social and affordable housing for workers under the market mechanism, and that it is also working to provide housing assistance for low-income earners in urban areas and workers in industrial parks, thereby helping to guarantee political stability and social security.
Developing social housing is a task of not only the Party and State but also the entire political system, businesses, and people, he emphasised.
Besides, it is also necessary to pay due attention to properly developing boarding houses and attracting investors, including foreign ones, to the building of social housing for workers and low-income earners.
Social housing development must be connected with the real estate market, adhere to localities’ housing development plans for each period as well as relevant laws, and have corresponding technical and social infrastructure built, the Government leader said.
Housing rent support timely removes difficulties, ensures progress
(BGO) – The
northern province of Bac Giang is one of localities gaining positive result in
disbursing expenses for labour housing rent support in line with Prime
Minister’s Decision No.08 on March 28 2022. However, all sectors and levels
have focused on various implementation solutions to ensure the progress of
document reception before the deadline of August 15, 2022 to timely pay for
More than 57,400 labours benefit from housing rent support
(BGO) - Implementing Decision No.08/2022/QD-TTg on
March 28 of Prime Minister about implementing housing rent support for labours,
the People’s Committees in Bac Giang city and three districts of Viet Yen, Yen
Dung and Hiep Hoa have received proposals from 293 turns of businesses and
supported more than 104,600 turns of labours with total amount of over 52.8
billion VND (2.27 million USD).
Over 73,656 USD paid as housing rent support for Bac Giang labours
Implementing Decision No.08/2022/QD-TTg on March 28 of Prime Minister about
implementing housing rent support for labours, the Bac Giang provincial
People’s Committee (PPC) has promptly made plan and directed relevant
departments, sectors and agencies to communicate and instruct businesses and
labours to complete the procedure to receive the assistance.
Bac Giang’s social housing projects for workers opened and accelerated
(BGO) – Defining it is special important task to build social
houses for workers in the orientation for provincial development in the
upcoming time, the Standing Committee of the provincial Party Committee (PPC) issued
Resolution No.110-NQ/TU on June September 2021 about developing social house
for workers in Bac Giang province to 2025 with the vision till 2030.
After one year implementation, the task has gained initial result together with