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SOEs facing divestment to be made public soon

SOEs facing divestment to be made public soon

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has urged the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) to quickly finalise the list of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) that needed to be divested.

Da Nang lists 68 PPP projects for investment

Da Nang lists 68 PPP projects for investment

The central city of Da Nang has listed 68 Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects, 22 of them in the hi-tech sector, calling for investment from domestic and foreign businesses in the 2017-20 period.

30-year FDI attraction to be reviewed

30-year FDI attraction to be reviewed

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has announced it is preparing to review 30 years of foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in Vietnam.

Dong Nai province prioritises hi-tech FDI projects

Dong Nai province prioritises hi-tech FDI projects

The southern province of Dong Nai has given priority to foreign direct investment (FDI) projects using advanced technologies and fewer workers in recent years, said Deputy Director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment Nguyen Huu Nguyen.

Trade deficit with Thailand does not harm the economy

Trade deficit with Thailand does not harm the economy

VOV.VN - At a recent forum in Hanoi, the country’s top economic experts gathered to exchange views on the goal of trade policy to reduce or eliminate the trade deficit with Thailand, reported the Vietnam Investment Review.

Social housing projects fail to attract tenants

Social housing projects fail to attract tenants

When it comes to social housing or affordable housing for low-income earners, funding is usually a key factor in such projects. However, once the projects are completed, problems in planning, investment management and efficiency tend to crop up.

Vinamilk hoped to expand investment in Laos

Vinamilk hoped to expand investment in Laos

Visiting Lao officials have expressed their hope that the Vietnam Dairy Products JSC Company (Vinamilk) will consider seeking opportunities to extend investment in and exports to Laos.

Hau Giang province works to attract Korean investment

Hau Giang province works to attract Korean investment

The Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang held a workshop in Gwangju city, the Republic of Korea (RoK) on August 4 to call for the Northeast Asian country’s investment in the fields it is prioristing.

Vietnam, Japan discuss workers’ wages

Vietnam, Japan discuss workers’ wages

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) on August 2 held its second biannual discussion of the Vietnam-Japan Joint Initiative Phase VI, as well as future trade and investment opportunities between the two nations.

Investment flow into Phu Quoc Island remains strong

Investment flow into Phu Quoc Island remains strong

The investment flow into Phu Quoc Island off Kien Giang Province has stayed strong, with nine projects worth around VND2.6 trillion approved in the first half of this year, said the Management Board of the Phu Quoc Economic Zone.

Vietnam looks towards better investment climate

Vietnam looks towards better investment climate

Do Nhat Hoang, head of the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, has underlined the need for Vietnam to further improve its investment environment in order to attract more Japanese businesses.

PM's team: ’Race with time’ to restructure economy

PM's team: ’Race with time’ to restructure economy

Vietnam can no longer rely on the increasing investment by the public sector and exploitation of natural resources to drive its economic growth in the future, the Prime Minister’s newly established economic council warned in its very first meeting.

Ministry proposes tax cuts to boost cement export

Ministry proposes tax cuts to boost cement export

The Ministry of Planning and Investment has proposed export tax cuts on cement while local producers are struggling with high stockpiles as supply has exceeded demand in the domestic market.