Tag: "proposals"

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.

Two-day strike at Formosa ends with compromise

Two-day strike at Formosa ends with compromise

On June 13, two-third of 1,000 workers in Taiwan’s Formosa Textile Industry Co., Ltd. in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau returned to work when the company’s management board finally acquiesced to almost all of the striking workers’ proposals.

Logo and mascot for Asian beach games approved

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has officially approved the logo and mascot for the 5th Asian Beach Games (ABG5) to be held in the central city of Da Nang in 2016, announced the Vietnam Sports Administration on July 1.

EU welcomes 11th-hour Greek proposals in 'forceps delivery'

EU welcomes 11th-hour Greek proposals in 'forceps delivery'

The European Union welcomed new proposals from Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras as a "good basis for progress" at talks on June 22 where creditors want 11th-hour concessions to haul Athens back from the brink of bankruptcy.

VACI launches new anti corruption measures

VACI launches new anti corruption measures

(VOV) -The Vietnam Anti-Corruption Initiative Programme 2014 (VACI 2014) on May 20 announced the selection of the top 19 proposals that it will fund and implement in 2014, supporting its anti-corruption efforts.

US DOC’s proposals hamper Vietnam exports

US DOC’s proposals hamper Vietnam exports

The US Department of Commerce’s recent proposals to tighten anti-dumping and anti-subsidy regulations applicable to the non-market economies will influence Vietnamese industries, producers and exporters.