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First centralised drugs bid saves US$21 million

First centralised drugs bid saves US$21 million

The Government will spend VND2.269 trillion (US$100 million) over the next two years on buying five active substances and 22 types of drugs for public hospitals and healthcare centres.

BSR inks crude oil supply agreements with Socar, Glencore

BSR inks crude oil supply agreements with Socar, Glencore

Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical Co. Ltd. (BSR) has signed crude oil supply agreements with two trading companies – Glencore Singapore and Socar Trading SA – to supply the Dung Quat refinery for the 2018-25 period.

State budget reform will be a testing process: economist

State budget reform will be a testing process: economist

There has been considerable discussion in the media recently about the urgent need to cut the nation’s bulging public workforce because it has become a heavy burden on the State Budget and the economy as a whole.

Another former PVN chief arrested

Another former PVN chief arrested

The Investigation Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security on December 8 issued a decision to prosecute Nguyen Quoc Khanh, former Deputy General Director of PetroVietnam on the charge of deliberately violating State regulations on economic management causing serious consequence.

Court upholds verdict on anti-State instigator Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh

Court upholds verdict on anti-State instigator Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh

The Danang-based Council of Judges of the Vietnam Supreme People’s Court on November 30 upheld a 10-year imprisonment sentence for Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, aka facebooker “Me Nam”, who was convicted of propagandising against the State of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam under Article 88 of the Penal Code.

Ha Tinh: man imprisoned for anti-State propaganda

Ha Tinh: man imprisoned for anti-State propaganda

The People’s Court of Ha Tinh province on November 27 sentenced Nguyen Van Hoa, born in 1995, a resident of in Ky Khang commune, Ky Anh district, to seven years’ imprisonment for conducting propaganda against the State.

Resolutions related to Long Thanh airport, HCM City approved

Resolutions related to Long Thanh airport, HCM City approved

The 14th National Assembly (NA) has adopted a resolution on a feasibility study report on a land project for the building of Long Thanh International Airport and a resolution on piloting specific mechanisms and policies for Ho Chi Minh City’s development.

Great National Solidarity consolidated

Great National Solidarity consolidated

VOV.VN - Vietnam is a country with 54 ethnic groups, most of whom live in remote, mountainous areas near Vietnam’s northern and western border. The Vietnamese Party and State consider resolving ethnic issues a key to social consensus and great national solidarity creation.

Experts: Tax, customs reform needed

Experts: Tax, customs reform needed

Taxation and customs general departments must simplify their administrative procedures and eliminate unnecessary licences to attract more overseas Vietnamese investors, experts said.