State budget revenue rises 13.2 percent in six months Business

State budget revenue rises 13.2 percent in six months

About 745.4 trillion VND (32 billion USD) was collected for the State budget in the first half of 2019, equivalent to 52.8 percent of the year’s target and up 13.2 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF).
Environment

Phu Tho moves to improve the environment

The northern province of Phu Tho aims to apply modern waste treatment technologies in urban and rural zones in a bid to improve the quality of living conditions and protect the environment.
Society

Rural areas grapple to meet environmental criteria

Criteria related to environmental conservation has become the most difficult to achieve among the 19 criteria of the national target programme on building new-style rural areas, with only 26 percent of the communes under the programme currently meeting this requirement
Business

Garment, textile industry promotes cleaner production programme

The garment and textile industry has taken measures to protect the environment such as implementing cleaner production programme, encouraging enterprises to apply environmental management standards and creating a good workplace for labourers, the Vietnam Economic News reported on May 29.
Business

Measures sought to improve production technology

With an increasingly competitive business environment, enterprises have to improve their technological capabilities to increase business efficiency and labour productivity, the Vietnam Economic News reported on May 15.