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Friday, March 31, 2017
Tags: improvement
Village democracy: past and present Village democracy: past and present
Only once the people really regard democracy promotion as their own cause and interest can the process of democracy enforcement make steady progress.
Vietnam needs a unified legal framework against natural disasters and climate change Vietnam needs a unified legal framework against natural disasters and climate change
Over the recent years, big and abnormal natural disasters, including typhoon, flood, flash flood, drought, whirlwind, etc., have appeared more frequently and complicatedly in Vietnam, causing unprecedented serious consequences.
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.
Vietnam Japan agree to boost extensive strategic partnership Vietnam, Japan agree to boost extensive strategic partnership
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe have reached high consensus on major orientations and specific measures to push forward the comprehensive, practical and effective development of the bilateral extensive strategic partnership.
Draft circular details PPP investment in health sector Draft circular details PPP investment in health sector
The Ministry of Health (MOH) is working on the second draft of a circular guiding investment in the form of public-private partnership (PPP) in the health sector with investment models expected to suit Vietnam’s practical conditions.
Control over river sand gravel exploitation to be tightened Control over river sand, gravel exploitation to be tightened
Provincial-level Natural Resources and Environment Departments would have to complete the zoning off of river areas where the exploitation of sand, gravel and other minerals would be banned or suspended in the next five years.
New-generation Securities Law to be built New-generation Securities Law to be built
A totally new Securities Law will be built in 2018 and the legal framework for the development of the derivative securities market for the 2017-20 period will be further completed.
Law on Gender Transformation to be drafted Law on Gender Transformation to be drafted
The Ministry of Health is set to draft a law on gender transformation, scheduled for submission to the National Assembly before 2020.
Party fights ideological and moral degradation Party fights ideological and moral degradation
The Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee on October 30 issued Resolution No. 04-NQ-TW on enhancement of Party building and rectification, pointing to manifestations of degradation in political ideology, morality and lifestyle as well as “self-evolution” and “self-transformation” among Party members, and putting forth solutions.

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