Tag: "environment"

Government progress in business environment improvement

Government progress in business environment improvement

VOV.VN - 2017 saw the government’s drastic engagement in removing obstacles faced by enterprises with the adoption of a series of incentive policies and the Prime Minister’s resolute commitments. These efforts are aimed at securing 1 million efficient businesses by 2020.

Official: Children need safe internet environment

Official: Children need safe internet environment

Relevant organisations and agencies should join hands to create a safe internet environment for children, said Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Hong Lan.

Expo-Russia Vietnam to enhance bilateral economic links

Expo-Russia Vietnam to enhance bilateral economic links

Expo-Russia Vietnam 2017, the second edition, is scheduled to take place at Melia Hanoi from December 13 to 15 with a view to promoting the two countries’ trade and economic ties and Russia’s export to Southeast Asia.

Vietnam to cut costs, rules for firms

Vietnam to cut costs, rules for firms

The private business sector in Vietnam is vital for the economy, however, obstacles and challenges remain, which can only be overcome through the combined efforts of policymakers and business leaders next year.

Green growth promoted to respond to climate change

Green growth promoted to respond to climate change

VOV.VN - Climate change and increasing greenhouse gas emission are challenging Mekong Delta provinces’ sustainable growth. In order to increase their resistance and ability to mitigate the impact of climate change, local provinces are promoting the Green Growth Strategy.

Deputy PM hosts Foreign Press Agency delegation

Deputy PM hosts Foreign Press Agency delegation

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam hosted a reception in Hanoi on November 28 for a delegation from the Foreign Press Agency (FPA) in Switzerland and Liechtenstein led by President Jean Musy.

Vietnam urged to strengthen land, copyright laws

Vietnam urged to strengthen land, copyright laws

Vietnam should strengthen land and copyright laws to give enterprises more flexibility and to enhance asset security, experts said at an award ceremony in Hanoi on November 23 for the country’s 500 most profitable firms.

ASEAN navies cooperate to protect marine environment

ASEAN navies cooperate to protect marine environment

The 11th ASEAN Navy Chiefs’ Meeting (ANCM-11) opened in Pattaya city, Thailand, on November 19, themed “Protection and Preservation of the Marine Environment”, according to Quan doi Nhan dan (People’s Army) daily.

HCM City sets environmental protection legal framework

HCM City sets environmental protection legal framework

Ho Chi Minh City has improved environmental protection by completing a legal framework for the purpose and, in recent times, refusing licences for polluting plants and generally tightening environment management and oversight, and improving management of rivers and canals.

ASEAN, China agree to protect marine environment in East Sea

ASEAN, China agree to protect marine environment in East Sea

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China agreed on a 10-year plan through 2027 to protect the coasts and marine resources in the East Sea while trying to settle territorial disputes in the waters, said a document issued on November 13 by involved parties' leaders.

Private economy thrives in southern localities

Private economy thrives in southern localities

The increasing number of newly-established firms in the southern region in recent years has demonstrated their stronger confidence in Party and State policies designed to support the development of the private economy.