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PPP projects

New decree clarifies PPP projects

Business

New decree clarifies PPP projects

The Government will abolish administrative procedures for issuing investment registration certificates for Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) projects, according to the government’s Decree 63.

New bill expected to promote PPP investment activities

Business

New bill expected to promote PPP investment activities

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has proposed building a draft law on investment in public-private partnership (PPP) models, including BOT (build-operate-transfer) form, which is expected to become a legal foundation for all PPP investment activities.

IFC to assist HCM City in building smart city

Business

IFC to assist HCM City in building smart city

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) will help Ho Chi Minh City to build a smart city plan, IFC Vice President for Asia and Pacific Nena Stoiljkovic told Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem on April 12.

Thai Cabinet passes PPP bill

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Thai Cabinet passes PPP bill

The Thai Cabinet has endorsed a new draft Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Act in the hope of enhancing investment cooperation between the public and private sectors and bettering the lives of the Thai people.

Planner suggests ’twin city’ model for HCM City

Society

Planner suggests ’twin city’ model for HCM City

Ho Chi Minh City should develop a “twin city” model, which would divide the metropolis into two urban areas, a western and an eastern one, to allow each part to properly develop, said Dr Vo Kim Cuong, former deputy chief architect of HCM City.

APEC 2017: Delegates laud Vietnam’s financial cooperation initiatives

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APEC 2017: Delegates laud Vietnam’s financial cooperation initiatives

International delegates attending the APEC Finance and Central Bank Deputies’ Meeting (FCBDM) spoke highly of four priorities for APEC cooperation initiated by Vietnam in 2017, including Long-term Investment in Infrastructure, Base Erosion and Profit Shifting, Disaster Risk Financing and Insurance and Financial Inclusion.

PM: Da Nang should leverage APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

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PM: Da Nang should leverage APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

While successfully hosting the upcoming 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Week, Da Nang should spare no effort to become the most livable city in the country, a must-visit tourism destination and a major investment attraction, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on October 15.