A total of VND83.7 trillion (US$42.51 million) in public investment has been disbursed in the first four months of this year, a 12.9% increase from a year earlier, according to the General Statistics Office.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked for specific mechanisms and measures to remove the difficulties facing many sectors and parts of the society from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic when he chaired a meeting in Hanoi on April 8.
Boosting public investment disbursement is an important channel for the country’s socio-economic growth, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at a meeting in Hanoi on March 27 to prepare for a teleconference between the Government and localities on March 31.
Disbursement of public investment was low in January due to impacts of the week-long Tet holiday, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Planning and Investment has proposed withholding investment next year for projects that had been slow to disburse their allocated funding in 2019.
The alarmingly sluggish disbursement of official development assistance (ODA) capital and foreign soft loans continued to be the topic of a teleconference in Hanoi on September 13.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Planning and Investment has been urged to take drastic measures aimed to speed up the pace of public investment disbursement during the remainder of 2019.
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.
VOV.VN - Disbursement of public investment capital was estimated at VND68.548 trillion (US$2.94 billion) over the first four months of the year, representing 16.45 per cent of the total figure set by the National Assembly.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has asked centrally-run cities and provinces to promptly submit their reports on the implementation and disbursement of public investment in 2018.
The Ministry of Finance on July 26 provided more information about the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV)’s disbursement ratio of planned investment capital sourced from the State budget in 2017.