Malaysian PM bans gifts for ministers World

Malaysian PM bans gifts for ministers

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on June 8 introduced a no-gift policy for ministers in the cabinet, as he vowed to fulfil his campaign promises and build a transparent government.
Vietnam's economy needs new drivers for growth Business

Vietnam's economy needs new drivers for growth

The Vietnamese economy urgently needs to find new drivers for growth in the period from 2018-20 to achieve rapid but sustainable development, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said at a conference held by the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences in Hanoi on November 15.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc discusses business with Dutch groups Business

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc discusses business with Dutch groups

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed to Dutch firms that Vietnam is making concerted efforts to build a development-facilitating and transparent government and create favourable conditions for both domestic and foreign enterprises.
Annual report gives VN macroeconomic scenarios	Business

Annual report gives VN macroeconomic scenarios

The Vietnam Annual Economic Report 2017 has provided two scenarios for Vietnam’s macro economy in 2017, with inflation rate to be cut to 2.35 percent and economic growth unlikely to achieve the set target of 6.37 percent.