During the meeting, the PM also asked the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and the State Bank of Vietnam to expedite the implementation the Government's aid packages for those seriously affected by COVID-19. — VNS … [Read more...] about Vietnam not open to international tourists yet: PM
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It was the first periodic meeting hosted by Vietnam's Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs in its capacity as ASCC Chair 2020, attracting 10 ministers in charge of ASCC, the ASEAN Secretary General, delegates from member countries, and the ASEAN Secretariat./.VNA … [Read more...] about ASCC Council’s meeting issues Joint Ministerial Statement
PANO – Representatives of 10 international donors held a round table meeting in Hanoi on the coordination of support for the tourism sector of Vietnam. This is the activity initialized by the project “Environmentally and Socially Responsible Tourism Capacity Development Program” funded by the European Union (EU-ESRT). … [Read more...] about Donors of Vietnam’s tourism sector hold talk
The European-Viet Nam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is also expected to be approved by the 14th National Assembly in its ongoing ninth meeting. Under the agreement, tax imposed on exports from Viet Nam to EU will be eliminated as soon as EVFTA takes effect or shortly thereafter (maximum seven years). Thanks to the EVFTA, Viet Nam’s revenue from exports to the EU is forecast to surge by 44 per cent by 2030. … [Read more...] about Can Viet Nam could take advantage of new foreign investment strategies?
Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Vuong Dinh Hue (standing) speaks at the meeting. Photo: hanoimoi.com.vn According to the municipal Department of Planning and Investment, the Hanoi People’s Committee plans to hand over licenses to 116 projects worth VND 339.67 trillion (USD 14.7 billion) in total, including VND 266.23 trillion of additional capital, at the conference. They include 33 projects on housing and urban development, 19 office building projects, 12 tourism and service projects, 32 industrial projects, and 12 cultural-social ones. … [Read more...] about Conference to help foster investment, development cooperation in Hanoi