Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan (R) shakes hands with delegates at the meeting (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC focuses on resolving civil matters

Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan emphasized on solving civil matters in the city while chairing the 32nd meeting of the 10th-tenure municipal Party Committee yesterday.
Only 10 percent of ODA, concessional loans disbursed in eight months

Only 10 percent of ODA, concessional loans disbursed in eight months

According to the Ministry of Finance, by August 30, 2019, disbursement of official development aid (ODA) and foreign concessional loans was merely at VND6.48 trillion, accounting for 10.7 percent of the target of VND60 trillion, set by the National Assembly of Vietnam (NA).
At the 31st session of the 14th National Assembly Standing Committee (Photo: VNA)

Controversial issues on public investment, tax management scrutinised

National Assembly deputies discussed several divisive issues of the draft law amending and supplementing some articles of the Law on Public Investment, and the draft revision of the Law on Tax Management at the one-day 31st session of the 14th NA Standing Committee on February 21.
A view of the conference (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC party chief prompts public investment disbursement

HCMC has arranged funds for implementation of projects including those to solve traffic jam and the flooding but disbursement has been too slow, so agencies and districts citiwide should review public investment use for the last three years and propose several solutions on this issue.

Deputy PM Hue presides the meeting (Photo: VGP)

Gov’t urges ministries to disburse quickly on projects

A meeting between Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue and the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Education and Training, and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism was convened on medium-term public disbursement of public investment.

Phu Quoc Island (Photo: SGGP)

Mekong Delta needs over $5.28 billion for green growth by 2025

The Mekong Delta needs about VND120 trillion (US$5.28 billion) for public investment to ensure green growth in the phases of 2016-2020 and 2021-2025, reported the Ministry of Planning and Investment at a workshop yesterday.