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Government chief: Experts should offer advice on investment attraction

Government chief: Experts should offer advice on investment attraction

VOV.VN - Along with solutions aimed at improving the business investment environment, it is necessary to devise plans to attract further social investment, foreign direct investment, and private capital, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a meeting of the National Financial and Monetary Policy Advisory Council in Hanoi on July 9.

Lawmakers discuss special financial, budget mechanism for Hanoi

Lawmakers discuss special financial, budget mechanism for Hanoi

Many lawmakers on June 9 agreed that a resolution piloting some special financial and budget mechanisms and policies should be promulgated for Hanoi to enable its stronger development, while discussing in groups at the ongoing ninth session of the 14th National Assembly.

Top priority given to post-COVID-19 economic recovery, says PM

Top priority given to post-COVID-19 economic recovery, says PM

VOV.VN - Addressing a regular Cabinet meeting held in Hanoi on May 5, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed the urgent need to revitalise the economy which has been badly affected by the effects of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and to keep it on a positive growth trajectory.

PM Phuc: Next 15 days are crucial in COVID-19 fight

PM Phuc: Next 15 days are crucial in COVID-19 fight

VOV.VN - Speaking on April 1, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc once again called for more drastic measures to be put in place in an attempt to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), emphasising that the next two weeks will prove to be crucial in the fight against the epidemic.

Vietnam needs a social welfare package for COVID-19 people: PM

Vietnam needs a social welfare package for COVID-19 people: PM

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on March 24 suggested the implementation of an assistance package on social security aimed at supporting people, particularly workers, in response to the increasingly widespread impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Ho Chi Minh Thought on labor and social security

Ho Chi Minh Thought on labor and social security

VOV.VN - Vietnam is celebrating 50 years of implementing President Ho Chi Minh’s testament. In his will, the President asked the Party to work out effective policies and plans to care for people’s lives.

Vietnam, South Africa to boost social security cooperation

Vietnam, South Africa to boost social security cooperation

A delegation from the Vietnam Social Security (VSS) had a working session with officials of health and social development of South Africa in Pretoria on July 23, seeking to enhance relations between the two countries in these fields.

Vietnam seeks to boost cooperation with international NGOs

Vietnam seeks to boost cooperation with international NGOs

A conference discussing ways to promote cooperation in social security between Vietnam and foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) was jointly held by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) and the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) in Hanoi on December 19.

Tien Giang enjoys strong rise in investment attraction

Tien Giang enjoys strong rise in investment attraction

The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang lured 22 new projects worth over VND2.85 trillion (US$122.55 million) in the first nine months of 2018, up 58% over the same period last year, according to Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Thanh Duc.

Vietnam to develop multi-tiered social security system: Deputy PM

Vietnam to develop multi-tiered social security system: Deputy PM

The government is developing a scheme for reforming Vietnam’s social insurance policy aiming to establish a multi-tiered social security system which will be submitted for approval in May, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on March 5.

Party chief asks for stronger army

Party chief asks for stronger army

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong has requested the army to maintain its core role in the all-people defence and security.

Health insurance abuse a common malaise

Health insurance abuse a common malaise

Vietnam Social Security (VSS) recorded some 13,100 patients undergoing check-ups more than 50 times, with the total cost of VND645 billion (US$28.3 million) paid by its health insurance fund, in the first 10 months of 2017.

Maximizing golden population structure for national development

Maximizing golden population structure for national development

VOV.VN - Since 2006 Vietnam has entered a period of optimal population structure, with more than half of its 93 million people of working age. Vietnam has devised appropriate policies to make full use of population opportunities for national development.

‘Most liveable city’ in Vietnam has bright future in real estate

‘Most liveable city’ in Vietnam has bright future in real estate

Over the past decade, the pace of Danang’s development has been truly remarkable. The forward-looking city is rightfully proud of its new infrastructure and modern transportation systems as well as of its progress in lifestyles, social security, and food safety.

Action month for the elderly

Action month for the elderly

VOV.VN - There are more than 10 million elderly people in Vietnam accounting for 11% of its population. Caring for and promoting social security policies for the elderly are priorities in the Action Month for the Elderly from September 25 to October 31.

Vietnamese, Lao police seek to foster collaboration

Vietnamese, Lao police seek to foster collaboration

VOV.VN - The security ministries of Vietnam and Laos held a conference in Vientiane on May 26 to discuss cooperationin combating crimes and ensuring social security and safety between the two police forces.

NA reviews works on voters’ petitions

NA reviews works on voters’ petitions

Top lawmakers have urged for fuller engagement with voters’ opinions in response to a report on voters’ proposals to the 14th National Assembly (NA)’s second session as well as the upcoming third session.