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Monday, August 8, 2022
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Improvement in local governments performance in disclosure of land information a must: action research results suggest Improvement in local governments’ performance in disclosure of land information a must: action research results suggest
Access to local land use plans remains limited on a national scale despite the provisions of the 2013 Land Law and the 2016 Law on Access to Information which mandate the posting of local land use master plans and annual land use plans for public view in various forms, including on digital platforms. According to the 2021 PAPI survey, only one-fifth of respondents nationwide said they were aware of local land use plans since 2011.
Economic expert talks solutions for economic growth amid challenges Economic expert talks solutions for economic growth amid challenges
Economic expert Nguyen Bich Lam talks to Vietnam News Agency about Vietnam’s economic growth prospects in 2023 and ways to boost growth in the face of challenges created by supply chain breaks and geopolitical instability.
2021 citizen survey findings show COVID-19 impact on local governance performance 2021 citizen survey findings show COVID-19 impact on local governance performance
This article is the second excerpt from the 2021 Vietnam Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) Report. It presents key findings from the 2021 PAPI citizen surveys on how local governments performed in delivering on their mandates and public services across the eight PAPI dimensions.
Bac Kan province determined to take off with great forestry tourism potential Bac Kan province determined to take off with great forestry, tourism potential
Bac Kan, one of the most disadvantaged northern mountainous provinces in the country, has so far attracted four foreign direct investment projects capitalized at a total of USD 7.9 million. They include a Japan-invested farm produce-processing project and a China-invested timber processing project located Thanh Binh industrial park - the first one in the province. Two other projects which are invested by Taiwan (China) and located outside in Thanh Binh industrial park are specialized in tea plant growing and timber processing.
International search volume for Vietnam sharply increases International search volume for Vietnam sharply increases
The volume of international searches for Vietnam’s tourism has surged by 50-70 percent, the fourth-highest increase in the world, according to Google’s market trend tracker tool.
Cabinet meeting discusses five-month socio-economic development Cabinet meeting discusses five-month socio-economic development
The Government convened its monthly meeting on June 4, discussing the socio-economic situation in May and the first five months of 2022 and reviewed the implementation of the government’s socio-economic recovery and development program and the allocation and disbursement of the State budget this year.
Latest study sheds light on COVID-19 impacts on quality of governance and public services Latest study sheds light on COVID-19 impacts on quality of governance and public services
The 2021 Vietnam Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) Report, released on May 10, shows improvements in basic infrastructure as citizens experienced better roads, water supply and sanitation, while many respondents reported less crime as lockdowns and travel restrictions may have helped improve law and order. There were, however, gaps in the national pandemic response with increasing governance challenges, concerning shifts in indicators tied to COVID-19, and a deterioration in household economic confidence.
Vietnam has highest increase in tourism development index Vietnam has highest increase in tourism development index
Vietnam’s tourism has stepped up eight places on the 2021 Tourism and Travel Development Index (TTDI), according to the World Economic Forum (WEF) Report.
Reaching growth target a challenge for this year: NA chair Reaching growth target a challenge for this year: NA chair
National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue on May 25 expressed his concern that this year’s growth target will be hard to reach during the third working day of the third session of the 15th-tenure National Assembly in Hanoi.
NA meeting expected to create premise for socio-economic achievements NA meeting expected to create premise for socio-economic achievements
National Assembly (NA) Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue asked deputies to propose practical and effective measures to fulfill socio-economic targets for the 2021-2025 period.

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