Red tape to be cut nationwide in 2019 Business

Red tape to be cut nationwide in 2019

2019 will be a busy year for ministries looking to cut business prerequisites, and firms should contribute to making the process more efficient, said Nguyen Dinh Cung, Director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM).
HCM City gov't workers seek higher wages Society

HCM City gov't workers seek higher wages

Government workers and civil servants in Ho Chi Minh City have asked for higher salaries in a meeting held by the city People’s Council to listen to their voters’ opinions.
Social insurance sector moves to slash red tape Society

Social insurance sector moves to slash red tape

The social insurance sector has made significant improvement in administrative procedures reform after four years implementing the Government Resolution 19/ NQ-CP on improving the business environment, delegates told a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on September 28.
Excess preconditions drag economy Business

Excess preconditions drag economy

A report on 2017 Business Conditions launched recently by the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) shows that 234 business sectors require new legal prerequisites.
Household firms fear red tape Business

Household firms fear red tape

The Government should create the best possible conditions, including easing tax procedures, to encourage household businesses to expand into companies.
Red tape slows health insurance sign-up Health

Red tape slows health insurance sign-up

The Government has targeted over 90 percent of nationwide population covered with health insurance by 2020. Despite preferential policies to encourage citizens to buy health insurance, the number of health insurance card holders, especially household health insurance, remains low due to red tape.
HCM City cuts back red tape Society

HCM City cuts back red tape

Administrative reform in all fields is at the top of the agenda for HCM City this year as it bids to attract more foreign investment and improve the business climate.
PM demands end to national environment red tape Politics

PM demands end to national environment red tape

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has called for the simplification of administrative procedures in the field of natural resources and environment to make them more convenient for both people and management agencies.