Standing Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh urged the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) to accelerate administrative reform, focusing on institutional development and ensuring a uniform institutional system to meet State management requirements in the fields that it is responsible for.
Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Le Minh Hung Hung has asked relevant agencies to help implement non-cash payments for public services, including tax, electricity, water, hospital and education fees.
VOV.VN - The Government should build up and complete centralized databases that allow connections with e-payments for public services, with the aim of giving a push to nationwide cashless transactions, Pham Tien Dung, head of the Payment Department under the State Bank of Vietnam, has suggested.
VOV.VN - Eliminating the State monopoly and engaging the private sector in public service provision would bring about a number of benefits, said Vu Tien Loc, Chairman of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
Money collection services have brought big money to commercial banks.
The Vietnam Social Insurance on August 31 launched its centres for IT management and customer services, aiming to improve the effectiveness of serving people and employers.
A conference took place in the northern province of Quang Ninh on March 31 to launch the implementation of the Government’s Resolution 19 on improving the business climate and national competitiveness.
Hanoi Customs officially launched online public services for locals and businesses at the portal: http://pus.customs.gov.vn.
Lack of capital and access to credit remain the most serious obstacles to the success of Vietnam’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs), a report by the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) said.
Hanoi ranked third among localities nationwide in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI), heard a conference held by the municipal People’s Committee in Hanoi on August 31.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has adopted a project on gender-based violence (GBV) prevention and control for 2016-2020 with a vision for 2030, prioritising sectors and localities with the prevalence of facing high risks of GBV.
The ministries of justice, home affairs, information and communication, and government office are drafting a plan to establish a system to receive feedback on public administration services.
A survey publicised on April 26 by the Ministry of Home Affairs found that people in 10 selected Vietnamese provinces and cities are generally satisfied with local public administrative services.
The Prime Minister has approved a project to develop the resources of cadres who are of ethnic minority origin in state management and public services in the new age.
The National Single Window (NSW) will be made available to all ministries and sectors between 2016 and 2020, according to the Vietnam Customs.
The goal of the General Department of Vietnam Customs is to boost information and technology in all customs state management activities in order to facilitate people and enterprises.
60% of the world’s population remains excluded from the ever-expanding digital economy, said a new World Bank (WB) report.
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has raised standards of poor and near-poor households, which will be applied during 2016-2020, with new criteria on income and ability to access to basic services.
The World Bank (WB) supports Can Tho’s intent to turn itself into a smart city in the Mekong Delta region, WB senior expert Hoang Thi Hoa said while working with local authorities on October 23.
Ho Chi Minh City’s Public Transport Management and Operation Centre (TRAMOC) in collaboration with the municipal Youth Union launched the "Friendly and Safe Bus Service” campaign on October 9.