SOE equitisation needs a boost Videos

SOE equitisation needs a boost

​2018 is hoped to see a strong wave of equitisation of State-owned enterprises (or SOE). However, the first half of the year is yet to see as strong movement as expected.
Law on credit institutions takes effect Business

Law on credit institutions takes effect

Many businesspeople, who hold leadership positions at both banks and other firms, have decided to give up their positions in enterprises and keep the banking management positions to meet a new Government regulation.
Provinces gear up to develop special economic units Business

Provinces gear up to develop special economic units

Quang Ninh, Kien Giang and Khanh Hoa are gearing to develop special administrative-economic zones with expectations that preferential policies will be increased as the National Assembly is discussing the Law on Special Administrative-Economic Units.
Business

HCM City makes restructuring progress

Ho Chi Minh City has achieved success in implementing a project to restructure its economy, including public investment, State-owned enterprises and the banking system in the 2011-14 period, heard a meeting held last week in the city.
Business

Low inflation signals macroeconomic stability

It is an upbeat sign that Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) rose at a slow pace in the first six months of 2014, said Dr. Tran Hoang Ngan, member of the National Assembly Economic Committee in an interview with Nhan Dan (People) newspaper.
Politics

Land Law receives seven million comments

The Amended Law on Land has received around seven million feedbacks after it was open for public comment, the Vietnam Government Portal (VGP) quoted Chairman of the National Assembly Economic Committee Nguyen Van Giau as saying.