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Official Gazette

Monday, October 23, 2017
Tags: Prime Minister
Target program on sustainable aquaculture development approved Target program on sustainable aquaculture development approved
The average aquatic product export value will annually increase by 6 percent to reach USD 8-9 billion by 2020, under Decision 1434/QD-TTg which was approved by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 22.
Government asks to cut one third of business conditions Government asks to cut one third of business conditions
The Government has requested ministries and agencies to further review and remove at least one third or half of existing business conditions in the fields under their management as well as administrative procedures that are hindering businesses’ investment.
Government gets tough on BOT projects Government gets tough on BOT projects
The Government has ordered strict handling of violations in the implementation of Build-Operate-Transfer transport projects amid public rage over unreasonable toll booths and high fees.
NA Standing Committee urges passage of Planning Law NA Standing Committee urges passage of Planning Law
If the Planning Law is not passed at the upcoming sitting of the National Assembly (NA), many opportunities would be missed, said NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan at the 14th session of the NA Standing Committee that took place from September 11-20.
Protection of world heritages in Vietnam decreed Protection of world heritages in Vietnam decreed
From November 10, world cultural and natural heritage sites in Vietnam will be protected like class-I national historical-cultural sites and tourist attraction sites in accordance with the Law on Cultural Heritages.
Tightened control over on-lent ODA and concessional loans for localities Tightened control over on-lent ODA and concessional loans for localities
The Prime Minister has recently requested local authorities to use foreign loans for development investment projects only, not for payment of local regular expenses, under Directive 37/CT-TTg.
Draft law to deal with banks under special control Draft law to deal with banks under special control
The State Bank of Vietnam is gathering comments on a draft law revising the 2010 Law on Credit Institutions, which includes many provisions on special control.
Decision No. 1191/QD-TTg of August 14 2017 Decision No. 1191/QD-TTg of August 14, 2017
approving the bond market development roadmap during 2017-2020, with a vision toward 2030
Legal framework for management of cryptocurrency takes shape Legal framework for management of cryptocurrency takes shape
The PM has okayed a scheme on creation of a legal framework for management and handling of cryptocurrency and virtual property.
Ben Tre province: a shining pearl in southwestern region Ben Tre province: a shining pearl in southwestern region
Ben Tre is famous for not only coconut trees but also Cai Mon orchard village in Vinh Thanh commune, Cho Lach district, which is considered the “kingdom of bonsai trees” in the country and the cradle of fruit trees in the south. Its bonsai trees have been exported to the RoK, China and Taiwan.

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