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Monday, August 8, 2022
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Enterprises workers in non-State sector and FDI rise rapidly Enterprises, workers in non-State sector and FDI rise rapidly
The number of enterprises and employees working in the non-State sector and FDI increased rapidly, whereas that of the State sector fell markedly.
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.
Vietnam faces risk of concurring diseases: Acting Minister of Health Vietnam faces risk of concurring diseases: Acting Minister of Health
Acting Minister of Health Dao Hong Lan on August 3 raised concerns about the risk of concurring diseases in Vietnam in near future and urged COVID-19 vaccination be sped up to ensure medical material supplies.
Vietnamese Greek FMs hold talks Vietnamese, Greek FMs hold talks
Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son held talks with his Greek counterpart Nikolaos Dendias in Hanoi on August 1, during which the two sides sought measures to strengthen cooperation in areas of potential.
Japan works to curb charges Vietnamese trainees pay to brokers Japan works to curb charges Vietnamese trainees pay to brokers
Japan is creating a website that will allow Vietnamese to apply for apprenticeships in the country, as it hopes to cut out unscrupulous brokers that charge exorbitant fees, reported Nikkei Asia.
Vietnam posts two-fold growth in agricultural trade surplus in 7 months Vietnam posts two-fold growth in agricultural trade surplus in 7 months
Vietnam's import-export value of agricultural, forestry and aquatic products reached USD 58.3 billion in the first seven months of 2022, a year-on-year increase of 7.2 percent, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Program to develop tourism-linked traditional craft villages approved Program to develop tourism-linked traditional craft villages approved
By 2030, there will be some 300 traditional craft villages linked to tourism, and more than 80 percent of traditional craft villages will operate in an efficient manner, according to a program recently approved by the Prime Minister.
Vietnamese-language proficiency to be compulsory for foreign medical practitioners Vietnamese-language proficiency to be compulsory for foreign medical practitioners
Foreigners or overseas Vietnamese who wish to practice medical examination and treatment for a long term in Vietnam would have to be proficient in Vietnamese. This is one of new points highlighted in the third draft of the law designed by the Ministry of Health to replace the 2009 Law on Medical Examination and Treatment.
Banks capitalize on trade success of UKVFTA to boost lending Banks capitalize on trade success of UKVFTA to boost lending
Domestic banks have promoted lending to firms exporting to the UK to capitalize on the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) as Vietnam’s shipments to the market have been growing impressively after more than a year since the deal took effect.
ADB maintains growth forecast for Vietnam ADB maintains growth forecast for Vietnam
The Asian Development Bank keeps this year’s growth forecast for Vietnam at 6.5 percent in 2022 and 6.7 percent in 2023 as released in the April 2022 Asian Development Outlook.

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