Tag: "economic zones"

Poor planning hinders central region growth: Deputy PM

Poor planning hinders central region growth: Deputy PM

The Government is concerned about the poor coordination and infrastructure undermining the major development potential of Vietnam’s 11 central localities,Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue told 500 business people and officials at the 2nd Central Coastal Economic Forum in Da Nang on September 25

MPI proposes big breaks for special economic zones

MPI proposes big breaks for special economic zones

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has proposed major incentives including prolonged income tax exemptions for businesses and individuals working in special economic zones in three provinces.

Quang Nam taps potential of coastal economic zones

Quang Nam taps potential of coastal economic zones

VOV.VN - Located in an important position in the central region’s economic hub, Quang Nam has many potentials and advantages in natural and human resources for economic development, especially tourism services.

Radical proposals for special administrative-economic zones

Radical proposals for special administrative-economic zones

The abolition of people’s councils, permitting casinos to be set up and allowing foreign investors to lease land for 99 years are among the main provisions of a proposed new law to govern the three special administrative-economic zones in Vietnam.

Special economic zones should enjoy special rules: PM

Special economic zones should enjoy special rules: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc agreed in principle that the three special economic zones being planned by the Government to spearhead the country’s economic growth should enjoy special regulations and fewer limitations to woo investments.

CIEM suggests restructuring committee

CIEM suggests restructuring committee

A national steering committee for economic restructuring should be founded to accelerate the efficiency of the economic overhaul process, the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) proposed at a workshop held in Hanoi on June 30.

Special Economic Zones: hopes and challenges

Special Economic Zones: hopes and challenges

Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung said three new special economic zones can attract at least US$10 billion worth of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the next five years.

Key traffic routes to be built in central region

Key traffic routes to be built in central region

The central province of Quang Nam will start construction this year of key traffic route projects to connect strategic economic zones, sea and air ports in the central provinces and Central Highlands.

Gov’t OKs three special economic zones

Gov’t OKs three special economic zones

The Government has approved a plan to build three special economic zones (SEZs) to spearhead the country’s growth and exploit local advantages to impel growth there.

Waste treatment plan approved

Waste treatment plan approved

The Prime Minister has approved a plan for solid waste management in key economic zones in the north until 2030.

More social housing for workers urged

More social housing for workers urged

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked ministries and authorities to speed up the building of social housing in industrial and economic zones nationwide.

Challenges for Vietnam sea strategy

Challenges for Vietnam sea strategy

Vietnam has long strived to tap its immense maritime potential to become a rich and strong country based on its marine economy. Yet this goal comes with its own challenges due to a lack of sustainable development solutions.

Deputy PM engages in more bilateral meetings

Deputy PM engages in more bilateral meetings

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh held bilateral meetings with the Foreign Ministers of Singapore and Indonesia on July 24 on the sidelines of the 49 th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Vientiane.