Private sector growth too sluggish, experts say
14:16 | 21/08/2018 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Resolution 10-NQ/TW issued by the Vietnam Communist Party Central Committee on June 3, 2017 was expected to pave the way for private sector development. After one year, however, implementation of this resolution has not yielded the desired results.
Online government service implementation falls short
08:38 | 20/08/2018 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The government has been promoting implementation of the Vietnam National Single Window (NSW) and the ASEAN Single Window (ASW) to facilitate trade, improve national competitiveness and implement international commitments. However, implementation remains below expectations.
Hanoi, HCM City among five biggest improvers of life quality
16:15 | 17/08/2018 Economy- Society
Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi and southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City are among the five biggest improvers of quality of life over the past five years, according to the Global Liveability Index 2018 of the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) – a research and analysis division of the UK-based Economist Group.
PM urges stronger development of sea-based economy
08:40 | 17/08/2018 Economy- Society
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked relevant ministries, sectors and localities to further promote marine potential and advantages, overcome shortcomings and adopt timely measures to turn Vietnam into a rich and strong country based on its maritime economy.
South-central coastal localities implement Law on Fisheries
11:14 | 15/08/2018 Economy- Society
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Nguyen Xuan Cuong, on August 13, urged all cities and provinces in the south-central coastal region from Quang Nam to Binh Thuan to accelerate action programmes to implement the Law on Fisheries and address the “yellow card” warning of the European Commission (EC) on Vietnamese seafood over illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.
Digital government goes on line
15:01 | 14/08/2018 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Themed “Toward a Digital Government and Economy,” the recent 2018 Vietnam ICT Summit focused on developing e-government, a digital economy and digital infrastructure. The summit was sponsored by the Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) and the National Private Economic Development Research Board.