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PM urges cabinet members to well perform promises

Politics

PM urges cabinet members to well perform promises

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired the government’s regular meeting in Hanoi on December 1, during which he urged cabinet members to well perform their promises to the National Assembly and voters as well as the NA’s resolutions.

MoIT’s power tariff proposals to benefit hotels

Business

MoIT’s power tariff proposals to benefit hotels

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) is drafting regulations on new retail prices for electricity, aiming to lower electricity prices for hotels in order to strengthen the tourism sector and hike prices for electricity-guzzling households in an effort to incentivise lower consumption.

Vietnamese, Lao Deputy PMs hold talks

Politics

Vietnamese, Lao Deputy PMs hold talks

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has assured Lao Deputy Prime Minister Sonexay Siphandone that the Vietnamese Party, State and government always give top priority to special ties with Laos.

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.

APEC 2017: Finance ministers discuss cooperation priorities in 2017

Business

APEC 2017: Finance ministers discuss cooperation priorities in 2017

APEC finance ministers will focus on discussing four cooperation priorities in 2017, including long-term infrastructure investment, base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS), disaster risk financing and insurance (DRFI), and inclusive finance, at their 24th meeting and related events in Hoi An city, the central province of Quang Nam, from October 19-21.