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US’s religious report gives wrong information about Vietnam

US’s religious report gives wrong information about Vietnam

The 2016 International Religious Freedom Annual Report of the US State Department still included some unobjective assessments and cited wrong information about Vietnam, according to Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.

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.

US State Department must respect truth about VN’s religion situation

US State Department must respect truth about VN’s religion situation

The International Religious Freedom Report for 2016 recently released by the US Department of State again does not reflect correctly the real religion and belief situation in Vietnam as well as the country’s achievements in ensuring the right to freedom of religion.

HSBC: Vietnam may miss 3.5% fiscal deficit for 2017

HSBC: Vietnam may miss 3.5% fiscal deficit for 2017

While a renewed focus on equitizing State-owned enterprises (SOEs) has been exhibited following the leadership transition in April last year, equitization alone is not a short-term solution to reducing the government’s fiscal deficit.

PM urges accelerating administrative procedure reform

PM urges accelerating administrative procedure reform

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has stressed that the reform of administrative procedures must be accelerated to bolster growth, noting that the public and business community still complain about prolonged and cumbersome administrative processes in many State agencies.

MoIT to reduce two-thirds of admin procedures

MoIT to reduce two-thirds of admin procedures

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will complete the reduction of administrative procedures in the third quarter of the year, with two-thirds out of 443 being removed.

Domestic, int’l factors aid rate cut

Domestic, int’l factors aid rate cut

According to the National Financial Supervisory Commission, many supporting factors in both the domestic and international markets could help an interest rate cut until the year-end.

High-tech farming development sluggish

High-tech farming development sluggish

The development of high-tech agriculture in Vietnam remains sluggish due to unplanned and small-scale production, and is not commensurate with the country’s comparative advantages and efforts.

Banks ask for higher credit growth limit

Banks ask for higher credit growth limit

Many commercial banks have asked the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) to expand the credit growth limit as they have almost used up the assigned quota for the whole year.

ARF agree to boost social media use to fight terrorism

ARF agree to boost social media use to fight terrorism

Foreign ministers participating in the 24th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) on August 7 agreed to increase the use of social media in combating terrorism, amid the rising threat of terrorism in the region.

Increasing M&A for financial institutions

Increasing M&A for financial institutions

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) for financial institutions are luring in numerous domestic and international investors due to the attractiveness of the rapidly developing, US$26.55-billion consumer finance market.

Party and State leaders pay tribute to martyrs

Party and State leaders pay tribute to martyrs

VOV.VN - In Hanoi, a delegation of Party and State leaders paid tribute to the fallen at Bac Son War Martyr Monument today, July 27th, to commemorate those who rendered great service to the nation.