PM's team: ’Race with time’ to restructure economy Business

PM's team: ’Race with time’ to restructure economy

Vietnam can no longer rely on the increasing investment by the public sector and exploitation of natural resources to drive its economic growth in the future, the Prime Minister’s newly established economic council warned in its very first meeting.
G2B meeting set to facilitate growth Business

G2B meeting set to facilitate growth

An upcoming G2B (Government to Business) conference will target creating favourable conditions for business growth, not merely on solving existing problems facing enterprises, a senior official has said.
Thailand punishes 302 officials involved in rice pledging scheme World

Thailand punishes 302 officials involved in rice pledging scheme

Up to 302 officials from the Public Warehouse Organisation and Marketing Organisation For Farmers along with many warehouse owners and surveyors have been charged with malfeasance in connection with the Yingluck government’s controversial rice pledging scheme, Thai media reported on April 2.
Norway: A reliable partner for Asia World

Norway: A reliable partner for Asia

Norway supports the move towards closer regional cooperation in Asia, said Børge Brende, Foreign Minister of Norway in his recent article.
Vietnam tackles conflicts of interest Society

Vietnam tackles conflicts of interest

Vietnam can improve public-sector integrity and efficiency by strengthening laws addressing conflicts of interests, according to a report conducted by the Government and the World Bank.
As e-Government develops, cybersecurity a must Sci-Tech

As e-Government develops, cybersecurity a must

Participants at a recent conference heard an urgent message: ensuring information security for each Governmental body is essential, especially as Vietnam is developing an e-Government infrastructure.