The Government has asked the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) to focus on removing difficulties and speeding up the progress of public investment disbursement.
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.
The increase in Chinese FDI in Vietnam is good news, but there are many risks that need to be anticipated.
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).
VOV.VN - The Republic of Korea has pledged to provide Vietnam with US$5.5 million in non-refundable aid in order to upgrade the national investment information system.
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.
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.
With weak investments and poor technology, Vietnam is finding it difficult to organize hi-tech agriculture value chains.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has said that clearing barriers to national infrastructure work and placing a focus on public investment allocation are important tasks for the Vietnamese economy in 2019.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has composed a draft plan for sustainable development of Vietnamese private enterprises by 2030.
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.
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.
Commitments on investment and services in the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will lure more quality foreign investment inflows to Vietnam.
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%.
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.
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.
Thailand's Manufacturing Production Index (MPI) grew by 4.64% year-on-year last month, making it the 15th consecutive month of growth.
Vietnam has been advised to carefully consider whether to borrow official development assistance (ODA) loans in the future.
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.
VOV.VN - Although Vietnam’s aviation industry has great potential for development, there remain bottlenecks which need to be removed, especially in infrastructure development.