State Audit Office strengthens technological adoption Business

State Audit Office strengthens technological adoption

The initial results of the application of technology in audit activities not only improved audit efficiency but also set further requirements for innovation in auditing in the digital era. To make technology more widespread in the field, the State Audit Office of Vietnam (SAV) must continue to study the matter and act accordingly.
Indonesia wants to rejoin OPEC World

Indonesia wants to rejoin OPEC

Indonesian Energy and Mineral Resource Ministry spokesperson Sujatmiko said the country has sent a letter to the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) requesting to reactivate its membership in the group.
 Illegal landfills block flood drainage Environment

Illegal landfills block flood drainage

Some 80 percent of construction landfills along the capital city’s riverbanks are operating without licences, according to the municipal Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Experts: Law on minerals impractical Society

Experts: Law on minerals impractical

Experts debated last week whether the Law on Mineral Resources (LoMR) should be amended, with some arguing that several of its articles are unrealistic.
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VN pledges to adopt global mining standard

Vietnam is determined to participate in the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in 2015 as a way to improve the efficiency of mineral resource governance and ensure a harmonised benefit to people, enterprises and the State.
Climate change needs strong action Environment

Climate change needs strong action

Lawmakers are aware of their responsibilities in coping with climate change, energy shortages and waste of natural resources, a senior legislator told reporters recently.