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Vietnam attends G20 Sherpa Meeting in Germany

Vietnam attends G20 Sherpa Meeting in Germany

The Vietnamese delegation, as an invited guest, has called for G20 countries to promote inclusive development at the third G20 Sherpa Meeting in Munich, Germany, on May 18-19.

APEC 2017: Long-term infrastructure investment discussed

APEC 2017: Long-term infrastructure investment discussed

A seminar on Long-term Investment in Infrastructure took place on May 17 in northern Ninh Binh province on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Senior Finance Officials’ Meeting (SFOM) and Related Meetings.

Dialogue focuses on urban development, management policies

Dialogue focuses on urban development, management policies

The Ministry of Construction, in collaboration with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN–Habitat), held a dialogue on urban policies towards a new urban agenda on April 20 in Hanoi.

SCIC works to improve corporate governance

SCIC works to improve corporate governance

The State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) on March 29 introduced two publications on corporate governance for the benefit of its representatives in State-owned companies.

Vietnam active in G20 senior official meeting in Germany

Vietnam active in G20 senior official meeting in Germany

Assistant to the Foreign Minister Vu Quang Minh has highlighted the importance of globalisation and multilateral trade, while calling for G20 countries’ more attention to adjusting policies to ensure the equal distribution of benefits brought by globalisation.

NA Vice Chairman greets US public policy professor

NA Vice Chairman greets US public policy professor

National Assembly Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien has expressed wish to receive the US’s further assistance in improving the management capacity of Vietnamese officials, especially those working in public and environmental affairs.

Vietnamese students score high at PISA tests

Vietnamese students score high at PISA tests

Vietnamese students have performed well in the latest Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) survey, conducted by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).

Tax sector seeks to reduce losses

Tax sector seeks to reduce losses

The tax sector will focus on creating a decree to prevent tax losses and transfer pricing in the second half of the year, said Do Hoang Anh Tuan, Deputy Minister of Finance.

New industrial revolution will be digitally-centered

New industrial revolution will be digitally-centered

Vietnam should strengthen market-based reforms and invest in education and training in order to take advantage of opportunities arising from the next digitalisation-driven production revolution, experts have said.

Panama commits to financial transparency

Panama commits to financial transparency

Vice President of the Republic of Panama Isabel de Saint Malo de Alvarado has affirmed that Panama remains fully committed to bilateral automatic exchange of information consistent with the goals of the Common Reporting Standards as part of its commitment to financial transparency.

Climate funding piles up, but nations argue over how quickly

Climate funding piles up, but nations argue over how quickly

Developed nations have mobilized some US$80-US$90 billion per year to help the poorest survive a warmer world, delegates at Paris climate talks said, but emerging countries dispute the figures and say a goal of US$100 billion by 2020 is far from reach.