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Official Gazette

Monday, October 18, 2021
Tags: strategy
Registered FDI up in nine months despite pandemic: conference Registered FDI up in nine months despite pandemic: conference
Despite COVID-19, foreign investors’ new capital registered in Vietnam reached USD 22.15 billion in the first nine months, up 4.4 percent compared to the same period last year, as heard at the Government Portal’s online conference held on September 27 with the participation of a number of localities housing foreign direct investment projects.
Foreign investors affirm confidence in Vietnams economic recovery in post-COVID-19 Foreign investors affirm confidence in Vietnam's economic recovery in post-COVID-19
The fourth outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic starting from late April has had more negative impacts on daily life as well as socio-economic development than the previous waves in the country. However, Vietnam attracted USD 14 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first eight months of this year, only two percent lower than the same period last year, showing foreign investors’ confidence in the country’s economic scenario in the mid-and long terms.
Businesses need to change for sustainable development Businesses need to change for sustainable development
More than 85,000 enterprises suspended operations in the first eight months of this year, an increase of 24.2 percent over the same period in 2020 due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore, local enterprises need to have measures on maintaining operation and developing a sustainable business.
MPI Minister: Transformation towards Government as a unity MPI Minister: Transformation towards “Government as a unity”
Ministries, departments and localities have been taking steps to transform State management in accordance with the Planning Law towards the direction “Government as a unity”. Planning on products, goods, and services will be replaced with standards and regulations, contributing to a fair and open environment for business and investment.
PM and four deputy PMs assigned responsibilities PM and four deputy PMs assigned responsibilities
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has signed a decision to assign tasks to himself and four deputy PMs. The Prime Minister fully performs the tasks and powers prescribed by the Constitution and the Law on Government Organization.
Vietnam to restructure national science and technology program towards 2030 Vietnam to restructure national science and technology program towards 2030
The Prime Minister has issued Decision 1158/QD-TTg on restructuring national-level science and technology program for the 2021-2025 period and towards 2030.
Official Gazette issues Nos 56-60/2021 available on August 31 2021 Official Gazette issues Nos 56-60/2021, available on August 31, 2021
Vietnam calls for cybersecurity cooperation among ASEAN Vietnam calls for cybersecurity cooperation among ASEAN
ASEAN parliament delegations called for an acceleration of digitalization and promotion of digital economy in the region on a safe and highly secure network, especially amid COVID-19 threats.
Top legislator calls for AIPAs cooperation in COVID-19 response Top legislator calls for AIPA’s cooperation in COVID-19 response
National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue called for the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly’s solidarity and common responsibility in cooperating and sharing experience, especially the application of science, technology, to effectively control the COVID-19 pandemic, while addressing the 42nd AIPA General Assembly via videoconference on August 23.
Macro economy basically stabilized in seven months: PM Macro economy basically stabilized in seven months: PM
The macro economy was basically stabilized in the first seven months of this year, with remarkable achievements recorded in many spheres, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said on August 11.

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