Hanoi inspects public servant recruitment

Hanoi will continue inspecting the recruitment of civil servants at all districts and communes as part of measures to prevent corruption, declared the municipal Department of Home Affairs.

Public procurement role in WTO highlighted

The Ministry of Planning and Investment and the Secretariat of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) jointly held a seminar entitled, “Government Procurement Agreement within WTO” (GPA) in Hanoi on May 10.

Country to lure more organ donors

Vietnam should come up with an effective awareness strategy to increase understanding of all aspects of organ donation in order to have more people become donors, experts say.

Organ transplants discussed in HCM City

Vietnamese organ transplant experts joined their colleagues from the US, Japan, Australia and India in discussing solutions to further develop organ transplantation in Vietnam at a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City’s Cho Ray Hospital on Dec. 3.

Funds seek opportunities in Vietnam

To meet foreign investment demand, Vietnam should develop new strategies to expand the private sector to meet infrastructure and logistics challenges, speakers said at a conference held in HCM City this week.

More than 500 investors and representatives from investment funds and securities companies met at the three-day conference organised by the US-based Thunderbird University 's Global Private Equity Centre and the Vietnam Chamber Commerce and Industry (VCCI) in HCM City.