However, besides such achievements, there have been some limitations. Specifically, the speed of equitisation remains slow as compared to the initial plan. Under the list already approved by the prime minister in Document No.991/TTg-DMDN dated July 10, 2017 on adopting the list of SOEs that must complete annual equitisation for the 2017-2020 period, only 28.3 per cent of the plan has been completed. The prime minister in 2014 also enacted Decision No.26/2014/QD-TTg approving a list of businesses with equitisation by the end of 2020. … [Read more...] about How to drive the economy by reforming state-owned debt
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While Britain no longer holds much developing-country debt after forgiving most of it decades ago, as host of next year’s major U.N. climate summit it could put pressure on creditors in London’s financial center to participate in such swaps, he said. … [Read more...] about Debt swaps could free funds to tame climate, biodiversity and virus threats
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh led the Vietnamese delegation to the meetings. At the ASEAN-EU Ministerial Meeting, both sides emphasised the importance of the relationship between the two regional organisations that are considered the most successful. The two sides acknowledged the positive progress in the bilateral cooperation in recent years, especially in the active implementation of the ASEAN-EU Action Plan for the 2018-2022 period. For many years, the EU has been the most important partner of ASEAN, especially in economic and development cooperation. The EU is currently the third largest trading partner of ASEAN with a two-way trade reaching 280 billion USD in 2019 and the third largest source of foreign investment of ASEAN with a total volume of FDI hitting 16.2 billion USD last year. At the ASEAN-EU Ministerial Meeting (Photo: VNA) … [Read more...] about ASEAN step up cooperation with EU, India
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will open a regional office in Hanoi to increase its public health engagement in Southeast Asia, the U.S. Department of State (DOS) announced after an online ministerial meeting with the members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations hosted by Vietnam on Thursday. … [Read more...] about US CDC to open Southeast Asian office in Hanoi: State Dept.
However, as Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung said to the National Assembly in May, the amounts allocated to the medium- and long-term public investment plan could only resolve problems at old projects. Of the 9,600 ongoing projects, there are up to 8,000 old projects and 400 new projects. Though the transport ministry has spent significantly on repaying debts, it still has over VND20,000 billion left unpaid. … [Read more...] about Govt continues repaying debts of enterprises