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Sunday, November 19, 2017
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Workshop addresses difficulties in codification of investment regulations Workshop addresses difficulties in codification of investment regulations
The codification of regulations on business investment conditions has realized the spirit of freedom of enterprise enshrined in the 2013 Constitution but there remain difficulties in the process due to disperse regulations in specialized legal documents, heard a recent workshop in Hanoi.
Citizens more satisfied with health insurance coverage but more concerned about the environment: 2016 PAPI Report Citizens more satisfied with health insurance coverage, but more concerned about the environment: 2016 PAPI Report
Findings from the 2016 PAPI Report, released on April 4, 2017, show positive trends in public service delivery. However, citizens are more concerned about the environment than in past years, and weaknesses remain in citizen engagement in decision-making, government accountability, and control of corruption in the public sector.
Tet of the San Diu Tet of the San Diu
The San Diu, which lives in northern mountainous areas with a population of nearly 147,000, celebrates quite a lot of festivals the most important of which is Tet, the lunar New Year festival.
NA Standing Committee opens sixth session NA Standing Committee opens sixth session
The State’s responsibility for compensating those who’ve been wrongfully convicted was the hot topic at the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee's sixth session that opened on January 9 in Hanoi.
Vietnam strives for transparent govt: Deputy PM Vietnam strives for transparent gov’t: Deputy PM
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh said November 3 at the Vietnam Summit 2016 that the country would continue to focus on restructuring the economy, renewing its growth model and integrating into the global production and value chain.
2015 National Survey shows declines in provincial governance and public administration performance across the country 2015 National Survey shows declines in provincial governance and public administration performance across the country
The Vietnam Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) is a policy monitoring tool that reliably assesses citizen experiences and satisfaction with government performance at the national and sub-national levels. PAPI aims to improve the performance of local authorities to meet their citizens’ needs in two ways.
Increasing citizen participation in governance in Vietnam Increasing citizen participation in governance in Vietnam
Vietnam’s Constitution and political structure offer opportunities for citizens to participate in governance both directly (through in-person engagement at the local level) and indirectly (through voting for People’s Council and National Assembly delegates). But how can citizens be more actively involved in public decision making?
Workshop identifies causes of coastal erosion in central region Workshop identifies causes of coastal erosion in central region
Climate change and reduction in sediment supply and river discharge along Thu Bon river are the primary causes of coastal erosion in the central region, particularly Cua Dai Beach in Hoi An, experts said at the International Vietnam-Japan Workshop on Estuaries, Coasts and Rivers 2015 held in Quang Nam province on September 7-8.
Vietnams new PPP framework Vietnam’s new PPP framework
In recent years, Vietnam’s growing economy and socio-economic development has led to an increased need for new investment in infrastructure projects and their operation.
NA deputies stress the necessity to reform school textbooks NA deputies stress the necessity to reform school textbooks

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