Amended Enterprise Law to protect minority shareholders Business

Amended Enterprise Law to protect minority shareholders

Over the last six years, the 2014 Enterprise Law and its implementing Decrees have had positive impacts on creating a favourable and equal business environment, promoting the establishment, development and expansion of business of enterprise.
Women-led businesses on the rise Business

Women-led businesses on the rise

The number of women-owned businesses increased from 21 percent in 2011 to 24 percent in 2018, according the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
Workshop reviews Vietnam’s growth model reform Business

Workshop reviews Vietnam’s growth model reform

Vietnam’s economic restructuring and growth model reform in 2016-2020 have been benefiting from positive changes in policies and achievements in the 2011-2015 period, according to economist Nguyen Dinh Cung.
Prospects look good for Vietnam’s economy in 2019 Business

Prospects look good for Vietnam’s economy in 2019

Vietnam has experienced a year of socio-economic achievements. For example, economic growth continues at a high level; the macroeconomic environment remains stable; inflation is under control; the trade surplus is at record levels; and the State budget deficit is stable.
Regulations needed to improve monitoring of SOEs Business

Regulations needed to improve monitoring of SOEs

Vietnam should establish specific regulations to enhance the efficiency of monitoring mechanism of the agency representing the owner at State-owned enterprises (SOEs) during the shake-up process of the businesses.
PAPI Report: Less corruption in public sector Society

PAPI Report: Less corruption in public sector

Findings from the 2017 Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) Report, which was released in Hanoi on April 4, showed a significant turnaround in citizens’ perceptions and experiences in corruption in the public sector.