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Friday, May 7, 2021
Tags: development policy
Developing processing and manufacturing industry in Vietnam: perception and policy orientation Developing processing and manufacturing industry in Vietnam: perception and policy orientation
Dr. Tran Tuan Anh Member of the Party Central Committee Minister of Industry and Trade Contributions of the processing and manufacturing industry to GDP and job creation The gross domestic product (GDP) of a country is structured from different economic activities, which are normally grouped into three main economic sectors: agriculture, industry-construction and service. Agriculture and industry-construction create tangible products while services generate intangible ones. Tangible and intangible products are closely inter-related according to value chains and both bring about value for the economy. A value chain is a chain of operations that converts an idea into a specific product. After a product goes through a certain operation process, its value further increases.
Government sets goals for industrial development in next decade Government sets goals for industrial development in next decade
By 2030, the industrial sector will make up over 40 percent of the national GDP, in which processing and manufacturing account for 30 percent.
Vietnam bolsters ASEAN cooperation in sustainable development Vietnam bolsters ASEAN cooperation in sustainable development
Vietnam, performing its roles as the ASEAN Chair in 2020 and a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council, will continue boosting cooperation in sustainable development for the goal of building a cohesive and responsive ASEAN, towards the realization of the ASEAN Community Vision 2025.
Legislation on environmental protection tax - limitations and solutions for improvement Legislation on environmental protection tax - limitations and solutions for improvement
The 2010 Law on Environmental Protection Tax and guiding documents have provided an important economic instrument in protecting the environment in Vietnam. However, being the first of its kind, this Law still reveals some limitations affecting its effectiveness. This article highlights the loopholes related to the tax bases and proposes solutions for improvement.
National Population and Housing Census results declared National Population and Housing Census results declared
Vietnam’s population has exceeded 96.2 million people, making it the third most populous country in Southeast Asia after Indonesia and the Philippines and the 15th most populous country in the world.
Law-based state management of e-commerce in Vietnam Law-based state management of e-commerce in Vietnam
According to Prime Minister Decision 222 of 2005 approving the overall plan on e-commerce development during 2006-10, the State plays the role of creating a favorable legal environment, while providing public services to assist e-commerce activities, and developing e-commerce in connection with the application and development of information and communication technology.
Vietnam can grow fast and sustainably: Prime Minister Vietnam can grow fast and sustainably: Prime Minister
Vietnam can achieve fast and sustainable economic growth without having to choose between growth quality and speed, stated Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the Vietnam Economic Forum (VEF) 2019’s plenary and high-level policy dialogue in Hanoi on January 17.
Party sets industrial development goals for 2030 Party sets industrial development goals for 2030
By 2030, Vietnam will accomplish its industrialization and modernization, basically becoming a modernity-oriented industrialized country among the top three ASEAN countries in industry, with some of its industries being globally competitive and deeply participating in the global value chain.
Party Central Committee issues three resolutions on economy Party Central Committee issues three resolutions on economy
The fifth plenum of the Party Central Committee of the 12th tenure closed in Hanoi on May 10, fulfilling all the set objectives after six days of working.
Nation needs comprehensive industrial policy framework: Party official Nation needs comprehensive industrial policy framework: Party official
Vietnam needs to develop a comprehensive industrial policy framework to promote and improve the quality of national industrialization and modernization during the 2016-25 period, said Party economic official.

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