Vietnamese, Cambodian provinces sign cooperation pact Society

Vietnamese, Cambodian provinces sign cooperation pact

Chairman of the People’s Committee of southwestern Tay Ninh province Pham Van Tan and Mayor of Cambodia’s Kampongcham province Kouch Chamroeun on October 27 signed a new cooperation agreement between the two localities for 2018-2022.
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.
PM urges shift to innovation industries Politics

PM urges shift to innovation industries

The Ministry of Industry and Trade should reduce industrial development’s dependence on natural resources while fostering innovation-based industries, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on Jan. 6.
PM calls for stable Tet prices Society

PM calls for stable Tet prices

The Prime Minister has called on ministries and government agencies to tighten controls and take steps to ensure stable markets and social security during the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.
Vietnam intensifies anti-counterfeit efforts Society

Vietnam intensifies anti-counterfeit efforts

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked the Vietnam Association for Anti-Counterfeiting and Trademark Protection (VATAP) and its enterprise members to intensify the fight against counterfeit goods and intellectual property infringement.
PM: Public debt remains within limit Politics

PM: Public debt remains within limit

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung announced that public debt remains below the acceptable limit of 65 percent of gross domestic product (GDP), and will sink to 60.2 percent by 2020.
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Cooperation can help prevent trade fraud: experts

Domestic producers should improve the quality of their products and design at reasonable prices to meet customers' demands because this is considered to be a solution to preventing smuggled and counterfeit goods and trade fraud.
PM: More efforts needed to meet targets Politics

PM: More efforts needed to meet targets

PM Nguyen Tan Dung has asked ministries, sectors and localities to stick to the set targets of stabilising the macro economy and keeping the inflation rate equal to that of last year at about 6.8 percent.