Da Nang aims to become sea-based economic hub Business

Da Nang aims to become sea-based economic hub

As a coastal city with considerable sea-related advantages, Da Nang is carrying out an action programme to boost development of blue economy, targeting to turn itself into sea-based economic hub in the future.
Construction ministry to focus on social housing Society

Construction ministry to focus on social housing

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the Ministry of Construction to pay attention to the development of social housing projects and homes for low-income earners while enhancing urban management and creating favourable conditions for construction businesses.
Outstanding individuals, organisations in farming honoured Business

Outstanding individuals, organisations in farming honoured

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc presented awards to 200 organisations and individuals, as well as 11 businesses for their outstanding achievements in the implementation of the resolution adopted by the seventh plenum of the 10th Party Central Committee on agriculture, farmers, and rural development.
3,320 opinions, petitions sent to 14th National Assembly Politics

3,320 opinions, petitions sent to 14th National Assembly

The Presidium of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee and the National Assembly (NA)’s Standing Committee have collected 3,320 opinions and petitions of voters and citizens nationwide to submit to the fourth session of the 14th legislature.
Radical proposals for special administrative-economic zones Business

Radical proposals for special administrative-economic zones

The abolition of people’s councils, permitting casinos to be set up and allowing foreign investors to lease land for 99 years are among the main provisions of a proposed new law to govern the three special administrative-economic zones in Vietnam.
PM conference with businesses seeks development measures Business

PM conference with businesses seeks development measures

Enterprises across Vietnam contributed their ideas to making breakthrough policies in service of the efficient enforcement of the Government’s resolution on supporting and developing businesses until 2020 during the ongoing conference between the Prime Minister and businesses in Hanoi on May 17.
FDI to Vietnam to increase, say officials Business

FDI to Vietnam to increase, say officials

Foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow to Vietnam is expected to increase in 2017, said Do Nhat Hoang, Director of the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
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Property market on road to recovery

Potential is seen in the development of the Vietnamese property market in the next 10 years, as it is now on the path of recovery.

With the Government's efforts to restructure the property market, housing prices have since stabilised amid rising liquidity and falling inventories, noted Nguyen Manh Ha, Director of the Housing and Real Estate Market Management Department under the Ministry of Construction.