Gender responsive budgeting was the main topic of a workshop held by the National Assembly’s Committee for Social Affairs and the UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women in Hanoi on September 17.
About 22.7 percent of construction firms said they performed better in Quarter 3 while 40.9 percent said their business remained stable, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
About 689.8 trillion VND (29.66 billion USD) was mobilised for the new-style rural area building programme in the Red River Delta and north central regions during the 2010-2019 period.
The operation of some off-budget State financial funds have overlapped with the State Budget or with each other in terms of purpose and tasks, experts have warned.
About 745.4 trillion VND (32 billion USD) was collected for the State budget in the first half of 2019, equivalent to 52.8 percent of the year’s target and up 13.2 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF).
Vietnam will strive for a GDP growth of around 6.8 percent in 2020, according to Directive 16/CT-TTg on the building of socio-economic development plans and State budget estimates for 2020.
The southernmost province of Ca Mau will mobilise more than 2.6 trillion VND (11.2 million USD) from the State budget and other sources to expand the use of efficient farming models this year, according to the province’s Farmers Association.
The National Assembly passed the Resolution on 2017 State budget balance with an approval rate of 91.53 percent of votes at the ongoing seventh session of the 14th legislature in Hanoi on June 11.
Vietnamese lawmakers allege that investors with close ties to officials are benefiting from transactions involving public land.
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has continued to urge relevant ministries to revise legal frameworks in order to allow large State-owned commercial banks to use the State budget for their capital increases.
The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has announced the outcomes of the implementation of financial and budgetary tasks in the first quarter of 2019, noting that there was a state budget surplus during this period.
Experts said erasing uncollectible tax arrears was necessary but transparency must be ensured throughout the process to prevent losses to the State budget.
The Vietnamese Government has allocated 20 percent of State budget spending or 5.8 percent of national gross domestic product (GDP) each year on education, Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha has said.
VOV.VN - HCM City received an estimated US$5 billion from overseas remittances through official channels during 2018, according to Nguyen Thanh Phong, vice chairman of HCM City People’s Committee.
The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport expects to start construction on 70 transport projects this year.
Ho Chi Minh City’s State budget collection topped VND378.5 trillion (US$16.4 billion) as of December 31, 2018, or 100.47% of the estimate and marking a 8.65% increase year-on-year, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong told a local conference on January 3.
The Government issued Resolution 01/NQ-CP on January 1, outlining the main tasks and solutions for implementing the socio-economic development plan and the state budget estimates for 2019.
State budget collection was estimated to reach almost VND1.4 quadrillion (US$60.2 billion) this year, 6% higher than the estimate, Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung told a teleconference between the government and localities cities in Hanoi on December 28.
A 360ha urban area will be built in Luong Tai district in the northern province of Bac Ninh, with an investment capital of more than VND3.6 trillion (US$154 million).
Vietnamese products can only be worthy of the ‘national brand’ honour when they secure “a standing” in the global value chain, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said.