Southwestern poor assisted to have full Tet festival Society

Southwestern poor assisted to have full Tet festival

Tet gifts were presented to social policy beneficiaries and poor households in the southwest and house construction finances were delivered to families in border and island areas and members of the fishery force who were hit by difficulties, totally worth 25 billion USD, on February 10.

Deputy PM welcomes Woori Bank leader

Vietnam consistently looks to create favourable conditions for foreign investors, including enterprises from the Republic of Korea (RoK), to achieve effective business operation in Vietnam.

SOE leaders warned to complete restructuring

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh warned ministers, provincial leaders, and business executives of strict consequences for failing to complete the restructuring of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) under their management in the 2014-15 period.

Tax inspection conducted in over 67,800 businesses

The General Department of Taxation has to date conducted tax inspections over more than 67,800 enterprises, accounting for 14 percent of the total operating ones, heard a conference in Hanoi on December 26.

Mekong Delta targets 9.4 percent growth in 2015

The Steering Committee for the Southwestern Region aims to see an economic growth rate of 9.4 percent and an export value of 13.6 billion USD in the region in 2015, up from 8.98 percent and 12.3 billion USD, respectively, in 2014.

Hanoi hosts int’l construction expo

The Vietnam International Exhibition of Construction Technologies, Vietcontech 2014 opened in Hanoi on December 10, drawing nearly 100 local and foreign businesses.

Corporatise public service units: officials

The plan to convert non-business units of State-owned corporations into joint-stock companies should be expanded to cover those under ministries and provincial administrations, officials said on December 11.
Price management under review Business

Price management under review

The national steering committee on price management had its first meeting in Hanoi on December 9 to review the price management and operation activities this year, and their orientation next year.

WB vows to assist Vietnam’s economic restructuring

The World Bank (WB) is committed to helping Vietnam restructure its economy to achieve progress in the coming time, WB Country Director Victoria Kwakwa assured Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh in Hanoi on December 5.
Vietnam, Italy strengthen relations Politics

Vietnam, Italy strengthen relations

Vietnam and Italy should boost their cooperation on energy, especially on alternative energies, such as wind and solar power, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh said.