Binh Duong province strives for more social housing Society

Binh Duong province strives for more social housing

The southern province of Binh Duong has proposed the Government allow it to keep some of the money gained from the equitisation of local State-owned enterprises to fund the development of housing for low-income earners, including workers at industrial parks.
Construction ministry to focus on social housing Society

Construction ministry to focus on social housing

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the Ministry of Construction to pay attention to the development of social housing projects and homes for low-income earners while enhancing urban management and creating favourable conditions for construction businesses.
Deputy PM orders breakthroughs in social housing development Society

Deputy PM orders breakthroughs in social housing development

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has ordered the construction sector to make significant breakthroughs in the development of the affordable housing segment as its supply is increasingly scarce, while the demand for such housing is on the rise.
Hanoi aims for more social housing by 2020 Business

Hanoi aims for more social housing by 2020

Hanoi’s property market will have more supply of social housing products for low-income people by 2020 in order to address the paucity of those products on the market combined with the over-supply of commercial houses.
Social housing development boosts economy: Minister Business

Social housing development boosts economy: Minister

Social housing development not only improves societal strength but also boosts the economy overall, said Minister of Construction Pham Hong Ha, emphasising that Government spending on social housing can lift the real estate industry as a whole.
Hanoi to reclaim nearly 40ha of land Society

Hanoi to reclaim nearly 40ha of land

The People’s Committee of Hanoi has requested to reclaim 39.2ha of investor-held land belonging to the city’s land fund, in order to construct public works.
KOICA helps Vietnam build social housing policy Society

KOICA helps Vietnam build social housing policy

The Ministry of Construction and the Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) have signed a minutes of discussion on the technical assistance project for building policies on social housing in Vietnam in 2021-2030.
Lawmakers discuss middle-term public investment plan Politics

Lawmakers discuss middle-term public investment plan

National Assembly deputies gave opinions on a list of projects and specific sums of capital allocated for projects under the middle-term public investment plan for the 2016-2020 period during the ongoing ninth session of the 14th National Assembly Standing Committee in Hanoi on April 20.
PM lauds RoK firms’ plan to expand operation in Vietnam Business

PM lauds RoK firms’ plan to expand operation in Vietnam

Prime Minister Nguyen XuanPhuc met with Yoon Jong-kyoo, President of the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s KB Kookmin Financial Group in Hanoi on February 11, affirming that Vietnam will continue maintaining macroeconomic stability and favourablebusiness environment for foreign investors, including the group.
PM urges more effort in social housing development Society

PM urges more effort in social housing development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked authorised agencies to fine-tune mechanisms and policies to attract more resources to social housing development, especially for poor people, war invalids and workers.
Vietnam needs more cheap housing: VNREA Business

Vietnam needs more cheap housing: VNREA

The local real estate market has recovered but the State should provide policies to develop small and cheap apartments due to increasing demand, according to the Vietnam Real Estate Association.
Loans aimed for social housing Business

Loans aimed for social housing

Hundreds of trillions of dong in preferential loans will be provided for social housing development, according to Chairman of the Vietnam Real Estate Association Nguyen Tran Nam.