Sluggish land clearance hampers ODA disbursement Business

Sluggish land clearance hampers ODA disbursement

Slow site clearance is a deeply-ingrained problem that has dogged the disbursement of official development assistance (ODA) loans, Director General of the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Economic Relations Department Luu Quang Khanh.
Politics

Vietnam’s infrastructure to meet modern standards by 2020

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has gave directives for the continuation of a resolution to develop Vietnam's infrastructure to meet the demand of a modern, industrialised country by 2020, which was approved by the Party’s Central Committee in January 2012.
HCM City: Schools fail to meet population needs Society

HCM City: Schools fail to meet population needs

The growth rate of new schools in the country’s business hub Ho Chi Minh City has not matched the rise in population in recent years, according to Le Hong Son, head of the municipal Department of Education and Training.
Business

Positive signals of FDI attraction in Hai Phong

The northern port city of Hai Phong is seeing positive signals in the inflow of foreign direct investment (FDI) with 25 new projects worth over 289 million USD licensed in the city in the first ten months of this year.