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.

UNICEF commits more childcare support in Vietnam

23:45 09/10/2014

The United Nations' Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) jointly held a seminar in Hanoi on October 9 to discuss child-related issues in the 2016-2020 period.

Japanese group seeks investment opportunity in Vietnam

21:19 08/10/2014

Japanese investors consider Vietnam as their prioritised investment destination which has favourable conditions and prominent attraction at present and in the future.

Vietnam vows to support Laos' socio-economic development

01:11 08/10/2014

Vietnam always gives the highest priority to fostering its special ties with Laos and is willing to share socio-economic development experience with the neighbour.

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.

Scientific evidence improves policy making

09:20 07/10/2014

Vietnam and Laos agreed to share their experience in boosting basic research on social science and improving scientific evidence to serve policy making in a seminar held in Hanoi on October 6.

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.

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.

Can Tho achieves US$616 trade surplus in 9 months

13:43 03/10/2014

The Mekong Delta province of Can Tho has gained a record trade surplus of US$616 million in the first nine months of 2014, according to the provincial Planning and Investment Department.


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