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.
Analysts suggest halting new G-bonds Business

Analysts suggest halting new G-bonds

The Government should limit or temporarily stop issuing new Government bonds during the remaining months of the year while waiting for the improvement of public investment disbursement.
NA urges caution in amending public investment law Politics

NA urges caution in amending public investment law

Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Phung Quoc Hien has advised caution in amending the Law on Public Investment, saying that adjustments are necessary but must not be made hastily, lest the legal system be disrupted.
G-bond capital disbursed slowly Business

G-bond capital disbursed slowly

Capital mobilised from the issue of G-bonds in the first eight months of this year was very positive, however, it was quite a contrast to the disbursement of the capital source.
Lawmakers discuss middle-term public investment plan Politics

Lawmakers discuss middle-term public investment plan

National Assembly deputies gave opinions on a list of projects and specific sums of capital allocated for projects under the middle-term public investment plan for the 2016-2020 period during the ongoing ninth session of the 14th National Assembly Standing Committee in Hanoi on April 20.
[Video] Budget for 5-year public investment approved Videos

Budget for 5-year public investment approved

The National Assembly on November 10 approved a resolution on a medium-term public investment plan for the 2016-2020 period, which stipulates a maximum of nearly 90 billion USD of five-year spending.