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Thursday, April 19, 2018
Tags: competitiveness index
Prime Minister sets growth target of 6.7 percent for 2018 Prime Minister sets growth target of 6.7 percent for 2018
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked Cabinet members to give feedback on the 2018 growth scenario, toward reaching growth of at least 6.7 percent this year, higher than the 6.5 percent assigned by the National Assembly.
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.
Legal framework on anti-corruption responsibility of businesses in Vietnam Legal framework on anti-corruption responsibility of businesses in Vietnam
Over the past few years, enterprises have not only been the “victims” of corruption, power abuse and harassment caused by persons with higher positions and/or power, but also the “cause” of corruption. Many enterprises seek to give bribes to public cadres and civil servants in order to obtain certain business or profit making advantages.
Quang Nam province: the essence of central Vietnam Quang Nam province: the essence of central Vietnam
Quang Nam province is the only locality in the country having two sites recognized by UNESCO as the world cultural heritage sites - Hoi An ancient town and My Son sanctuary. With a diverse eco-system and ancient cultural and historical sites, Cu Lao Cham (Cham island) in Hoi An city was recognized as a World Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in May 2009.
BAC NINH province - a hi-tech development hotspot BAC NINH province - a hi-tech development hotspot
Bac Ninh is rich in culture and revolutionary tradition and well-known for a number of cultural and historical celebrities as well as folk art, particularly “quan ho” (love duets) singing that was recognized as a UNESCO Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity.
Govt. set to further improve the business environment Govt. set to further improve the business environment
Raising productivity and competitiveness of the economy and improving the business environment continue to be at the top of the Government’s agenda this year.
Corruption in land-related projects and ways to address it from socially structured perspectives Corruption in land-related projects and ways to address it from socially structured perspectives
Much analysis of anti-corruption reforms emphasizes the importance of improving transparency, public participation and accountability. What is often absent from this analysis is an acknowledgment that corruption is socially constructed; state and non-state actors frequently have different understandings about what constitutes corrupt behavior.
Long An province: flexing potential of gateway to Mekong river delta Long An province: flexing potential of gateway to Mekong river delta
Famous for its unspoiled landscape and intangible cultural heritage of humanity “don ca tai tu” (a genre of instrumental and vocal traditional music in southern Vienam), Long An province is also home to ancient Oc Eo culture, which formed and developed in the Mekong River delta from the first to sixth century.
Phu Yen province: its time for sleeping beauty to wake up Phu Yen province: it’s time for sleeping beauty to wake up
Covering some 5,060 square kilometers with diverse terrains - coastal sandy land, river delta, midland and mountains, Phu Yen is well-known for its beautiful scenery, pristine beaches, blue bays, hidden coves, white sands and swaying palms.
Thai Nguyen province: to translate high PCI rank into large foreign investment Thai Nguyen province: to translate high PCI rank into large foreign investment
Located 80 kilometers to the north of Hanoi capital, Thai Nguyen province borders Bac Kan province in the north, Vinh Phuc and Tuyen Quang provinces in the west, and Lang Son and Bac Giang provinces in the east. 

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