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.
NA Chairwoman works with IPU Secretary General in Geneva Politics

NA Chairwoman works with IPU Secretary General in Geneva

Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan had a working session with Secretary General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Martin Chungong on the sidelines of the 138th IPU Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland, on March 25.
RoK-supported mine action project launched Society

RoK-supported mine action project launched

The Republic of Korea-supported project on overcoming the consequences of post-war bombs and mines was launched during a ceremony in the central province of Quang Binh on March 9.
Study helps complete legal framework to combat corruption Society

Study helps complete legal framework to combat corruption

Vietnam needs a number of mechanisms to ensure the enforcement of the 2015 Penal Code regulations regarding the act of bribing foreign public officials, according to a study carried out by the UNDP in Vietnam and the Hanoi Law University.
Vietnam promotes prosperous growth, sustainable environment Business

Vietnam promotes prosperous growth, sustainable environment

Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung suggested completing mechanisms to facilitate smooth operation of the market economy, creating equal business environment and pushing the restructuring process in state owned enterprises as solutions to achieve prosperous growth and sustainable environment in Vietnam.
Thailand, UN discuss migrant workers issue World

Thailand, UN discuss migrant workers issue

Thai Labour Minister Adul Sangsingkeo discussed with a visiting UN resident coordinator the migrant workers management, protection, and welfare as well as measures to prevent human trafficking.