Agribank is one of enterprises which must be equitized by the end of 2020. (Photo: SGGP)

Equitization remains stagnant

According to the Ministry of Finance, by the end of third quarter of this year, there were only nine enterprises having been approved equitization plans with total value of merely VND780 billion although according to the Decision No.26/2019/QD-TTg of the Prime Minister, there will be up to 128 enterprises carrying out equitization by 2020.
Most enterprises  positively evaluate business environment

Most enterprises positively evaluate business environment

Most enterprises forecast that business situation in the last quarter of this year will be more optimistic than the previous quarter, according to the recently released survey on business situation of enterprises conducted by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.
Illustrative photo (Source: VNA)

Vinalines’ restructuring plan approved

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a plan on the restructuring of the mother company of Vietnam National Sipping Lines (Vinalines) in the form of selling State capital and issuing more stocks to increase its charter capital.
Steel billet is cooled at Luu Xa Steel Mill, a provider of ingot steel for Thai Nguyen Iron-Cast Steel Plant. (Photo: VNA/VNS)

Deputy PM orders handling of loss-making projects

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has ordered responsible ministries and enterprises to resolutely handle prolonged loss-making projects in line with market mechanisms while reaffirming that the State would not pump money into inefficient projects.