Business

State Audit to focus on economic stimulus packages

The State Audit’s major targets for 2010 are to evaluate the efficiency of the Government’s economic stimulus packages, land management, tax policies, the use of insurance funds, as well as the issuance, management and spending of Government bonds and ODA projects.
PM requests Quang Tri to tap into its full potential Society

PM requests Quang Tri to tap into its full potential

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked the central province of Quang Tri to fully tap its potentials, especially the advantages of the East-West Economic Corridor, to advance development in industrial services and tourism.
Culture - Sports

Vietnam, Mexico discuss indigenous people’s development

Vice Chairman of the Committee for Ethnic Minority Affairs (CEMA) Son Phuoc Hoan has discussed with Mexican government officials policies for indigenous people’s relating to education, culture, health, hunger eradication, poverty reduction and women and children’s issues.
Major bank bond auction expected soon Business

Major bank bond auction expected soon

The Hanoi Stock Exchange has announced that it will hold an auction of Vietnam Bank for Social Policies bonds worth 3 trillion VND (roughly 118.12 million USD) on August 11.
Business

State audit makes 2008 results public

The State Audit found an additional 4.1 trillion VND to be collected for the State budget and proposed reducing State spending by more than 2.7 trillion VND after examining the accounts of ministries, agencies, localities and financial institutions in 2008.