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Official Gazette

Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Tags: the Ministry of Planning and Investment
Government launches program to improve healthcare for the elderly Government launches program to improve healthcare for the elderly
By 2030, 85 percent of elderly people and their caretakers nationwide will have access to information on population ageing and the right to receive proper healthcare, according to the elderly healthcare program recently approved by the Prime Minister.
Offshore investment placed under stricter control Offshore investment placed under stricter control
Individuals would be banned from purchasing houses in foreign countries, according to a draft decree on offshore investment formulated by the Ministry of Planning and Investment to replace Decree 83 of 2015.
PM stresses need to push ODA disbursement PM stresses need to push ODA disbursement
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 29 ordered competent ministries, sectors, and localities to take stronger actions to speed up the disbursement of official development assistance and foreign loans for 2020, as disbursement remains at a critically-low level.
Hanoi a bright spot in FDI attraction Hanoi a bright spot in FDI attraction
Hanoi has attracted around USD 25 billion in foreign direct investment over the last five years, with priority given to quality and sustainable development, figures show.
Some key points of Vietnams new Investment Law Some key points of Vietnam’s new Investment Law
The National Assembly of Vietnam passed a new Law on Investment on June 17, 2020, which will become effective on January 1, 2021 (LOI 2020) and replace the 2014 Law on Investment (LOI 2014). In this post, we briefly discuss some new key points of the LOI 2020.
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.
PM requests economic stimulation inflation control PM requests economic stimulation, inflation control
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called for the continued study of fiscal and monetary policies to stimulate the country’s economy while ensuring macro-economic stability and inflation control.
PM requests people-centered economic recovery solutions PM requests people-centered economic recovery solutions
Economic development must be ensured amid the COVID-19 pandemic to provide jobs and guarantee people’s livelihoods, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on August 19.
PM: EVFTA like an expressway bringing EU Vietnam closer PM: EVFTA like an expressway bringing EU, Vietnam closer
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a video conference on August 6 regarding the implementation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), during which he described the deal as a broad and modern expressway bringing the EU and Vietnam closer together.
Foreign direct investment into Vietnam surges in July Foreign direct investment into Vietnam surges in July
Vietnam attracted USD 3.15 billion in foreign direct investment and capital for share purchases in July, representing a rise of 79.8 percent against the same period last year and 76.2 percent against June, reported the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

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