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NA Standing Committee begins 27th session

NA Standing Committee begins 27th session

The National Assembly Standing Committee began its 27th session on September 10 with a discussion of contentious issues in the draft revised anti-corruption law.

State Audit helps make national financial sector healthier

State Audit helps make national financial sector healthier

The State Audit has shown strong performance in auditing the restructuring of State-owned enterprises (SOE) since it involved in the work in 2011, with better results through years, contributing to making the national financial sector healthier.

Railway sector plans to improve safety, capacity

Railway sector plans to improve safety, capacity

Enhancing safety and capacity are the top priorities for the railway sector as it receives a much-needed package of VND7 trillion (around US$308 million) from the State budget.

Efforts increased to reduce poverty nationwide

Efforts increased to reduce poverty nationwide

At the end of 2017, the percentage of poor households nationwide stood at 6.7, down 1.53 percent compared to the same period the previous year, said Vice Chairman of the Government’s Committee for Ethnic Affairs Phan Van Hung on August 14.

Hanoi faces difficulties in renovating old apartment buildings

Hanoi faces difficulties in renovating old apartment buildings

The important task of renovating and rebuilding dilapidated apartment buildings in Hanoi has faced several obstacles related to planning, land clearance, and profits for investors and residents, Ha Noi Moi (New Hanoi) newspaper has reported.

Seven-month State budget collection up 13.4%

Seven-month State budget collection up 13.4%

Revenue to the State budget totaled VND775 trillion (over US$32.2 billion) in the first seven months of this year, equivalent to 58.7% of the yearly estimate and up 13.4% year-on-year, said the Ministry of Finance on August 7.

HCM City’s capital mobilisation sees 13.8% growth

HCM City’s capital mobilisation sees 13.8% growth

Capital mobilisation by banks in Ho Chi Minh City exceeded VND2.135 quadrillion (about US$92 billion) as of early July, up 1.69% from the previous month and 13.83% year-on-year, said the municipal Department of Statistics.

FIEs contribute billions of dollars to State budget

FIEs contribute billions of dollars to State budget

For the first time, foreign invested enterprises’ revenue and specific contributions to Vietnam’s state budget have been revealed, with the electronics and garment-textile industries being their biggest earners.

HCM City: Six-month budget revenue up 11.4%

HCM City: Six-month budget revenue up 11.4%

Ho Chi Minh City collected VND130.55 trillion (US$5.62 billion) for the budget in the first half of 2018, up 11.37% from a year earlier, according to the municipal Department of Taxation.

State budget collection up 14.3% in H1

State budget collection up 14.3% in H1

The total state budget revenue reached VND651.7 trillion (US$28.7 billion) in the first half of this year, equivalent to 49.4% of the estimate and up 14.3% year-on-year, Deputy Minister of Finance Huynh Quang Hai reported at a meeting in Hanoi on July 18.

Over 76% of Hanoi communes recognised as new-style rural areas

Over 76% of Hanoi communes recognised as new-style rural areas

As many as 294 out of the 386 communes in Hanoi, or 76.16%, have been recognised as new-style rural areas, said the municipal steering board of the programme on agriculture development and new-style rural area construction for 2016-2020.