The Vietnamese legal framework and policies regarding transparency in the mining sector is "fairly comprehensive", however, implementation of such policies leaves a lot to be desired, according to a study by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
VOV.VN - The organizers of the 2016 Mining Vietnam Expo, March 29-31, held a press conference on March 16, saying the event has already attracted more than 160 exhibitors from 22 countries.
Vietnam’s mining industry is facing more difficulties this year due to lower export prices, unfavorable mining conditions and higher costs, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Many international companies have come to the International Trade Fair for Construction & Building Technology, Equipment, Machinery, Materials and Mining launched on December 2 in order to look for opportunities to provide products and services to Vietnam’s construction and mining sectors.
Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the second quarter of this year reached a five year record, hitting 6.44%, reported Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh at the Government’s monthly meeting on June 29.
(VOV) - A seminar was held in Hanoi on May 2 to discuss Vietnam’s participation in the “Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI).