Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc .( Photo by T.B )

Technology businesses play vital role in national development: Prime Minister

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc emphatically identified the importance of technology companies in the national development in his key speech at the national forum on developing Vietnamese technology businesses, themed ‘Aspiration, Vision, and Strategy for a Prosperous Vietnam’ held in Hanoi yesterday.

The Prime Minister has required to investigate electricity price increase (Illustrative Photo)

Prime Minister requires to inspect electricity price increase

The Prime Minister has required the Government Inspectorate to work with the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry Industry and Trade and relevant agencies to inspect electricity price increase, the method of calculating power price and collecting electricity bills; make clear right and wrong things and report to him in June this year.


HCMC proposes PM approval for $93 million advance for first metro line

HCMC proposes PM approval for $93 million advance for first metro line

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has proposed the Prime Minister to approve an advance of VND2,158.5 billion (US$93 million) on the central budget to make payment to foreign contractors of the first metro line Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien, announced the committee office yesterday.

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc speaks at the event (Photo: VNA)

Prime Minister launches Vietnam health program

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc launched the Vietnam health programme at a teleconference participated by all 63 provinces and cities nationwide on the occasion of Vietnamese Doctors’ Day – February 27.

The production line of Sabeco (Photo: SGGP)

Prime Minister requires yet to apply coercive tax collection to Sabeco

The Prime Minister has required the Ministry of Finance, the People’s Committee of HCMC and the city Taxation Department yet to apply coercive collection of VND3.1 trillion (US$133.54 million) special consumption tax arrears and relevant penalties to Saigon Beer - Alcohol - Beverage Corporation (Sabeco).

At the meeting between Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Singapore's Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Law Shanmugam (Photo VNA)

PM hosts Singapore’s Minister for Home Affairs

The Government of Vietnam always supports and creates favourable conditions for Singapore’s Ministry of Home Affairs and Vietnam’s Ministry of Public Security to enhance cooperation in relevant fields, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed at a reception for Minister Shanmugam in Hanoi on December 6.