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Council set up to assess express railway project

Council set up to assess express railway project

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has set up a State council to look into the North-South express railway project. This decision comes after the Ministry of Transport (MOT) and the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) presented significantly different cost estimates for construction of the rail line.

Vietnamese enterprises have low productivity: report

Vietnamese enterprises have low productivity: report

The productivity and competitiveness of Vietnamese enterprises remain low, according to a report on the manufacturing and processing industries which was publicized on April 26 by the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS), the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and the UN Development Programme (UNDP).

Ministry to help big cities achieve breakthrough growth

Ministry to help big cities achieve breakthrough growth

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) will work harder to give a boost to the country’s economic locomotives, especially Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, and four key economic regions to achieve breakthrough growth in 2019, Minister Nguyen Chi Dung has said.

PM's directive on effective management and use of foreign loans

PM's directive on effective management and use of foreign loans

The Prime Minister has recently issued Directive No. 03/CT-TTg on the implementation of the National Assembly Standing Committee’s Resolution No. 582/NQ-UBTVQH14 on a number of tasks and solutions to continue accelerating the implementation of policies and laws on management and use of foreign loans.

Vietnam’s 4.0 ambitions in one hallmark strategy

Vietnam’s 4.0 ambitions in one hallmark strategy

In order to boost sustainable economic growth, create new jobs, and attract more high-quality investment, Vietnam is mulling over the creation of a hallmark strategy on the Fourth Industrial Revolution with specific targets and action plans.

Party Central Committee’s Secretariat disciplines former MPI leader

Party Central Committee’s Secretariat disciplines former MPI leader

The Party Central Committee’s Secretariat has decided to give a reprimand to Bui Quang Vinh, former member of the Party Central Committee and former Minister of Planning and Investment, for his responsibility for wrongdoings in Mobifone’s acquisition of 95 percent of AVG shares.

Economic outlook for 2019 to see positive signs

Economic outlook for 2019 to see positive signs

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Planning and Investment has painted a rosy picture of the national economy in 2019 with GDP growth expected to grow at 6.6%-6.8% compared to 2018 and average consumer price index (CPI) at 4-5%.

Ministry works to implement SME support law effectively

Ministry works to implement SME support law effectively

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) held a workshop in Hanoi on September 19 to provide updates on the Law on Support for Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises and its enforcement in order to solve some of the issues that have arisen during its implementation.

FDI makes inroads into mechanical engineering

FDI makes inroads into mechanical engineering

A huge influx of foreign direct investment (FDI) is making its way into the fields of mechanical engineering, and manufacturing and processing, which are expected to fuel the supporting industry in the coming years if Vietnam issues effective policies, industry insiders have said.

July's MPI grows by 4.64%: OIE

July's MPI grows by 4.64%: OIE

Thailand's Manufacturing Production Index (MPI) grew by 4.64% year-on-year last month, making it the 15th consecutive month of growth.

100 technology experts and scientists to gather in Vietnam

100 technology experts and scientists to gather in Vietnam

During August 18-24, the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) will invite 100 overseas Vietnamese technology experts and scientists to gather and discuss creation and innovation in order to boost Industry 4.0 in Vietnam.