The draft revised law on public investment was at the focus of attention at the National Assembly during the morning of May 28, the 7th working day of the NA’s 7th session.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested that ministries, sectors, and localities make concerted efforts to fully disburse public investment capital as allocated.
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.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has restructured public investment toward faster and more sustainable economic growth. A government report says public investment has contributed significantly to Vietnam’s GDP growth of 6.98% in the past 9 months.
Efficient restructuring of the agricultural sector has brought good results in production and business in the last few months, so the sector expects to gain stronger growth in production and business this year and beyond, said experts.
A training conference on Public Investment Management Assessment (PIMA), which was developed by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), took place in Hanoi on June 26.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on May 24 asked the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Education and Training, and Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to quickly address their slow disbursement of public investment.
The government has set a target of disbursing all public investment capital in 2018 although it acknowledged that this is a tough task, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue.
Measures to improve the efficiency of public investment were among issues mentioned by Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung at the Q&A session on November 16 of the 14th National Assembly (NA)’s ongoing fourth session.
VOV.VN - According to the World Economic Forum (WEF)’s Global Competitiveness Report for the 2017-2018 period, Vietnam ranked 55th out of 137 countries worldwide and 6th in the ASEAN region.
The Government should limit or temporarily stop issuing new Government bonds during the remaining months of the year while waiting for the improvement of public investment disbursement.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 5 signed Direction 29/CT-TTg on building a plan for socio-economic development and State budget estimate 2018.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue was anxious about the slow allocation and disbursement of public investment in the first half of the year and demanded clarifying the responsibility of related officials and agencies.
Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung was grilled about specific measures to mobilise social resources for development investment, the allocation of public investment capital, the prevention of wastefulness in public investment.
National Assembly deputies on June 5 discussed a report detailing supervision results of the implementation of law and policy on food safety in the 2011-2016 period.
Steel prices will remain stable on the domestic market this month but are expected to increase slightly soon, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
The parliaments of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV), have shared experience in monitoring and managing State budget and public investment during a conference in Phnom Penh on March 13.
With 89.88 percent of votes, the National Assembly on November 10 approved a resolution on a medium-term public investment plan for the 2016-2020 period, which stipulates a maximum of US$89.56 billion of five-year spending.
The State invested some VND611 trillion (US$27.4 billion) in agriculture and rural areas during 2011-15, 1.83 times higher than the previous five-year period.
VOV.VN - The government has submitted to the National Assembly the mid-term public investment plan from 2016 to 2020. It’s the first time Vietnam has built a 5-year public investment plan instead of an annual plan.