VOV.VN - The National Assembly Standing Committee on August 14 began discussing the implementation of policies and laws on investing and carrying out Build-Operate-Transfer projects.
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.
A recent survey by the Vietnam Private Sector Forum has shown that the confidence of private business executives keeps improving, with the private sector increasingly asserting its important role in Vietnam’s economic growth.
The People’s Court of outlying My Duc district of Hanoi on August 8 pronounced sentences at the first instance trial on law violations regarding land management in the district’s Dong Tam commune.
The People’s Court of My Duc district, Hanoi, on August 8 opened the first instance trial on law violations regarding land management in the district’s Dong Tam commune.
Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh has reaffirmed Vietnam’s strong commitments to implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) and the country’s Law on Children.
ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh highlighted the bloc’s milestones during its 50 years of existence in an interview with Vietnam News Agency.
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.
The Vietnam Inland Waterways Administration (VIWA) has launched a free mobile phone application, called Viwa Alert, which allows users to report water traffic law violations.
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.
Promoting legal access for communes, wards and towns across the country is crucial for enhancing authorities’ responsibility in creating favourable conditions for local people to approach to legal regulations.
A number of enterprises have taken advantage of technology used for tax collection to avoid paying taxes.
VOV.VN - Annually, the Hanoi Students Association sponsors the iMiss Thang Long beauty pageant open to candidates attending an institution of higher education in the metropolitan area.
VOV.VN - Though living in the Czech Republic, many Vietnamese families there have retained traditional customs.
VOV.VN - The Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission has renewed efforts to fight corruption, saying violators should face due punishment no matter who they are and what position they hold.
Representatives of over 200 tourism businesses attended a conference on improving management of tourism operations on July 21 in Ho Chi Minh City.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has carried on activities to increase the effectiveness of its membership in the International Convention on Civil and Political Rights.
Children in the central province of Binh Thuan raised their voice about violence and abuse and were heard by policy-makers at a forum on July 18.
VOV.VN -The Law on Children and a series of child-related policies, which have begun to take effect this year, aim to improve children’s lives and better protect their rights.
JX Nippon Oil & Energy is receiving close to $15 million in the first year after acquiring Petrolimex shares. This, coupled with the fact that there are 29 petroleum import-export distributors in Vietnam, makes the petroleum retail market especially lucrative.