Insurance sector posts 24-percent rise in revenue Business

Insurance sector posts 24-percent rise in revenue

The insurance sector recorded more than 133.65 trillion VND (5.76 billion USD) in revenue from premiums in 2018, up 23.97 percent from a year earlier, according to the Ministry of Finance’s Insurance Supervisory Authority.
Experts discuss draft decree on auto transportation business Business

Experts discuss draft decree on auto transportation business

State management bodies need to consider the market in terms of the development of new technologies and business methods, rather than using administrative procedures to intervene in the operation of auto transport businesses, said Director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) Nguyen Dinh Cung.
SBV to ease regulations on bank establishment Business

SBV to ease regulations on bank establishment

Business conditions related to the establishment and operation of joint stock commercial banks and non-bank credit institutions in Vietnam will be eased under a draft circular from the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).
Underpaid labourers choose to work overtime Society

Underpaid labourers choose to work overtime

A survey by the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) conducted in March and April on 2,500 workers revealed that labourers work overtime for the extra money, not because they want to.
Law to ease real estate restrictions Business

Law to ease real estate restrictions

Most National Assembly members on October 24 agreed that the amended Housing Law should allow more foreigners to be eligible to buy or own houses in Vietnam.
VFF President emphasises mission of listening to public opinions Politics

VFF President emphasises mission of listening to public opinions

Listening to the public is a mission of Fatherland Front chapters at all levels, particularly in the lead-up to the 8th national congress of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF), the VFF Central Committee President Nguyen Thien Nhan said in an interview granted to the press recently.