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Monday, August 8, 2022
Tags: public service
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.
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.
PAPI Report looks at COVID-19 impacts on governance public service quality PAPI Report looks at COVID-19 impacts on governance, public service quality
UNDP Resident Representative in Vietnam Caitlin Wiesen has highlighted the importance of the findings from the 2021 PAPI Report for deepening the understanding of the impacts of COVID-19 pandemic on democratic governance that can help support the governments in preparing for future economic and health crises.
VCCI suggests adding regulations to draft amendments to Law on Intellectual Property VCCI suggests adding regulations to draft amendments to Law on Intellectual Property
The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry has suggested adding regulations related to digital transformation to the draft law on amending and supplementing a number of articles in the Law on Intellectual Property.
New conditions for establishment of foreign-invested vocational education institutions branches New conditions for establishment of foreign-invested vocational education institutions’ branches
The Government has recently clarified conditions for establishment of branches of foreign-invested vocational intermediate schools and colleges in Vietnam.
National database to serve asset and income management to be developed National database to serve asset and income management to be developed
Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai has recently approved a project to build a national database on asset and income, aiming to promote digitalization and modernization in the management of assets and incomes.
Building the e-court system to step up implementation of the judicial reform strategy Building the e-court system to step up implementation of the judicial reform strategy
Accelerating the digital transformation in the court system and building e-courts are regarded as present urgent tasks which need to be concretized for early completion. They will bring an opportunity for Vietnam’s court system to consolidate the people’s trust in justice and improve its operational efficiency to meet requirements set forth in the Resolution of the 12th National Party Congress.
Official Gazette issues Nos 109-113/2021 published on January 20 2021 Official Gazette issues Nos 109-113/2021, published on January 20, 2021
Tuyen Quang province determines to be a trustful and attractive investment destination Tuyen Quang province determines to be a trustful and attractive investment destination
Tuyen Quang province is striving to become a national model locality for forestry-based economic development in association with eco-tourism. With 423,000 hectares of forests, including 120,000 hectares of planted forests, it ranks third in the country for forest coverage rate and first among the northern midland and mountainous provinces in terms of harvested timber.

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