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Medium-term public investment plan reviewed

Medium-term public investment plan reviewed

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue ordered the restructuring of capital sources in the medium-term public investment plan in 2016-2020 at a recent meeting in Hanoi.

Domestic sector loses forestry market to foreigners

Domestic sector loses forestry market to foreigners

VOV.VN -The domestic sector has lost the local and export forestry markets to the foreign sector, Huynh Van Hanh, general director of the Handicraft and Wood Industry Association of Ho Chi Minh City has said.

IMF gives warning of debt distress in Vietnam's future

IMF gives warning of debt distress in Vietnam's future

The International Monetary Fund has warned Vietnam’s government about a growing budget deficit and public debt, largely due to a big rise in recurrent expenditure and ineffective usage of public investment.

More money in circulation could increase inflation rate

More money in circulation could increase inflation rate

It is expected that large amounts of money will be pumped into circulation to obtain the ambitious target of 6.7% GDP growth rate. This has raised the fear that hot growth will bring high inflation back.

HCM City mobilises capital for urban infrastructure

HCM City mobilises capital for urban infrastructure

The Ho Chi Minh City Transport Department and the State-owned Ho Chi Minh City Financial Investment Company (HFIC) signed a set of rules to jointly mobilise capital for urban development.

Public investment capital disbursement remains slow

Public investment capital disbursement remains slow

Ministries, sectors and localities have together disbursed over VND83 trillion (US$3.73 billion) of public investment capital so far this year, completing 33.14% of the disbursement plan in 2016, heard a meeting in Hanoi on June 21.

CIEM: economic growth to post 6.17% in QII

CIEM: economic growth to post 6.17% in QII

Vietnam’s economic growth is forecast to expand 6.17 percent in the second quarter of this year, said the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM).

Public-Private Partnership model discussed

Public-Private Partnership model discussed

Local and international experts on May 10 met in Hanoi to discuss enhancing the effectiveness of public investment and measures to minimise risks in the public-private partnership (PPP) model.

Meeting the infrastructure imperative

Meeting the infrastructure imperative

(VOV) - Investment in public infrastructure must be substantially increased to ensure the nation’s future socio-economic development plans as outlined by the National Assembly, said speakers at a seminar late last month in Hanoi.

Conference reviews six-month economic performances

Conference reviews six-month economic performances

The economic situation of the first half of 2015 and relevant growth measures were discussed during a conference hosted by the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) in Hanoi on July 29.

Conference evaluates Vietnam’s economy over the past 30 years

Economic reforms aim to broaden choices for residents, said Vo Tri Thanh, Vice Director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) at a conference evaluating achievements and challenges for the Vietnamese economy held in Hanoi on June 23.

Central bank urged to continue flexible monetary policy

Central bank urged to continue flexible monetary policy

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has been requested to continue implementing flexible monetary policies in close association with fiscal policy in order to ensure macro-economic stability, support production development, and boost economic growth.