Hanoi leads nation in rural development Business

Hanoi leads nation in rural development

The capital city of Hanoi is leading the country in terms of rural development and is setting an example for the nation with 294 out of 386 communes meeting or exceeding the Government’s new rural development standards.
Court pronounces sentences in Dong Tam land case Society

Court pronounces sentences in Dong Tam land case

The People’s Court of outlying My Duc district of Hanoi on August 8 pronounced sentences at the first instance trial on law violations regarding land management in the district’s Dong Tam commune.
New land pooling policies urged Business

New land pooling policies urged

The Government needs new policies on land pooling and accumulation, as well as credit to develop the farm economy, delegates said at a forum held in HCM City on June 15.
Hanoi’s hi-tech farm expansion remains slow Society

Hanoi’s hi-tech farm expansion remains slow

Agricultural production in the capital city remains small-scale and outdated, despite successful land reform and investment in irrigation networks for many years, says the Nong Thon Ngay Nay (Countryside Today) newspaper.
Hanoi launches “red book” crackdown Society

Hanoi launches “red book” crackdown

The Hanoi Department of Natural Resources and Environment has decided to crack down on investors who delay the issuance of land use certificates, known as "red books", to home buyers.
Public services get positive ratings Society

Public services get positive ratings

A survey publicised on April 26 by the Ministry of Home Affairs found that people in 10 selected Vietnamese provinces and cities are generally satisfied with local public administrative services.
MARD plans preferential farming loans Business

MARD plans preferential farming loans

Farm owners will soon be able to borrow more capital to invest in their businesses, said Le Duc Thinh, Deputy Director of the Economic Co-operation and Rural Development Department under MARD.