minister of planning and investment
Vietnam's economy must restructure to meet development needs

18:52 10/10/2014

It is high time for Vietnam's economy to make basic changes to meet new development requirements and grasp new opportunities brought about by deep and wide international integration.

Government proposes using state money to settle bad debts

14:21 10/10/2014

The government has unexpectedly asked the National Assembly to include expenditures on bad debt settlement as part of the state budget.

UK, Vietnam strengthen partnership dialogue

20:29 07/10/2014

Lord Mayor of London Alderman Fiona Woolf on October 7 said at a dialogue in Hanoi that the UK plans to assist Vietnam in developing infrastructure by implementing the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) model.

Vietnam's 'different' ways of calculating GDP

10:16 06/10/2014

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said at a recent conference held by the Ministry of Planning and Investment that the calculation of GDP in Vietnam was unrealistic and different from other countries.


06:15 06/10/2014

No housing loan for civil servantsThe State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV) last Wednesday denied offering a VND2-billion (US$95,200) credit package to high-income civil servants and soldiers who want to buy a house or apartment.

Asia-Pacific Conference of German Business to be held in HCMC next month

14:56 05/10/2014

The 14th Asia-Pacific Conference of German Business (APK) will be held from 20th till 22nd November 2014 in Ho Chi Minh City.

Malaysia, Vietnam share FDI attraction experience

11:47 03/10/2014

Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Van Trung on October 2 worked with Malaysian Investment and Development Agency (MIDA) CEO Ahmad Khairuddin Abdul Rahim, head of the MIDA delegation.

Seminar explores Vietnam-RoK support industry cooperation

19:36 11/09/2014

Vietnamese and Republic of Korean (RoK) executives examined the possibility of strengthening cooperation in developing the support industry in Vietnam, at a seminar in Hanoi on September 11.


06:15 11/09/2014

Vietnam sees slight rise in rice exports in AugustVietnam's rice export volume totalled 627,089 tonnes in August, an increase of 1.

Local agro authorities urge GMOs ban be removed

19:09 04/09/2014

Vietnam's agriculture sector management officials are claiming that the production of genetically-modified crops should be banned in the country.


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