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Thursday, October 6, 2022
Tags: decentralization
Petrovietnam must be able to guarantee energy supply for nation: PM Petrovietnam must be able to guarantee energy supply for nation: PM
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on September 11 met with leaders of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (Petrovietnam) to speed up the implementation of several key projects and ensure the group's energy supply targets can continue to be met.
PM urges thorough consideration prudence during Land Law revision PM urges thorough consideration, prudence during Land Law revision
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on August 24 requested thorough consideration and prudence during the revision of the Land Law, which deals with a wide scope and relates to many other laws.
Maintaining macro-economic stability controlling inflation remain key tasks: PM Maintaining macro-economic stability, controlling inflation remain key tasks: PM
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on July 4 chaired an online meeting with localities and a regular Cabinet meeting to review the socio-economic situation in the first half of this year and seek solutions to implement tasks for the rest of the year.
Legislators discuss implementation of socio-economic development plans Legislators discuss implementation of socio-economic development plans
National Assembly deputies on June 1 discussed the implementation of the socio-economic development plans and the state budget in 2021 and in the first months of 2022 as well as the settlement of bad debts of credits institutions.
Finance sector aims at improving fiscal space facilitating business activities Finance sector aims at improving fiscal space, facilitating business activities
“Improving institutional quality, developing human resources and digital finance platform, and unblocking and promoting financial potential would be considered three breakthroughs in implementation of the recently issued Financial Strategy.” This statement was made by Dr. Nguyen Nhu Quynh, Director of the National Institute for Finance under the Ministry of Finance, at an interview with the Thoi bao Tai chinh Viet Nam (Vietnam Financial Times).
Urbanization process a driving force for rapid sustainable socio-economic development Urbanization process a driving force for rapid, sustainable socio-economic development
The process of urbanization is an important driving force for rapid and sustainable socio-economic development in the future, with urban areas slated to form a greater part of the country's economy in the next few years.
Vietnam eyes labor productivity to grow 6.5 percent annually by 2025 Vietnam eyes labor productivity to grow 6.5 percent annually by 2025
The country has recently set the target of revamping the growth model and improving productivity, quality, competitiveness, self-reliance, adaptation and resilience of the national economy.
Khanh Hoa advised to turn Truong Sa district into national socio-economic center at sea Khanh Hoa advised to turn Truong Sa district into national socio-economic center at sea
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has underlined that Khanh Hoa should turn its Truong Sa island district into an economic, culture and social center at sea, and a firm wall protecting the national sovereignty over seas and islands on the foundation of Vietnamese and international law, including the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) 1982.
Administrative reform should focus on benefiting people businesses: PM Administrative reform should focus on benefiting people, businesses: PM
Administrative reform should be strengthened to ensure a strong and effective system, aiming to benefit people and businesses and contributing to preventing corruption, stated Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh while chairing a meeting of the Government Steering Committee for Administrative Reform in Hanoi on March 9.
Smart contracts prompt the need to improve the legal system Smart contracts prompt the need to improve the legal system
In Vietnam, when it comes to blockchain, people often think of virtual currency such as Bitcoin and Ethereum. But in fact virtual currency is just the first and most popular application of blockchain technology. Blockchain technology can be applied in innumerable domains, one of which is blockchain-based smart contracts. Smart contracts have been developed and are used in a variety of fields such as finance, banking, supply chain, healthcare, education, transportation, etc. The questions now are: what is the legality of smart contracts, can Vietnam’s contract law be applied to smart contracts, and in the future do we need to revise the current legal system to regulate smart contracts? This article will focus on analyzing, evaluating and clarifying the above issues.

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