Private interests could hinder administrative procedure reform: enterprises

Earlier at the meeting, Minister and Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung noted that the Government and the prime minister have taken many drastic steps to assist with business recovery, accelerate the disbursement of public investment capital and ensure public security and order amid the pandemic.

Vietnamese citizens in RoK repatriated

The Vietnamese Embassy and relevant agencies in the RoK and the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines have worked together to arrange the flight which landed at Đà Nẵng International Airport in central Đà Nẵng City on Wednesday.

Six more Covid-19 patients make full recovery

Meanwhile, the 52nd and 324th cases, a 24-year-old woman and an 18-year-old male student who returned to Vietnam from London and the United States, respectively, have tested negative for the virus twice. The two are no longer presenting symptoms of fever and cough.

Vietnam to issue evisas for citizens from 80 countries from July 1

The 80 countries include Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Cuba, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, the Netherlands, the Philippines, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, the United States and Venezuela.

Vietnam suspends officials in Tenma’s bribery case

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a meeting the same day asked the relevant departments to check all information related to the Tenma Vietnam case and address any violations, thereby building a fair and transparent investment environment in Vietnam and preventing tax losses.

Protecting investors at head of consumer finance concern

Consumer finance companies, particularly from overseas, need a strong legal system to help protect their rights and remedies when the borrowers do not pay back their debts on time. In fact, not too many of them have succeeded. On the other hand, consumer finance companies at their early stage (below three-year-experience threshold) will likely encounter […]

Investing frameworks can entice even more

According to Jeff Olson, managing partner at Hogan Lovells Vietnam, the country must continue to create an attractive environment for foreign investors. Olson stated that foreign investors want to see continuous movement towards more equal treatment for them and domestic investors, fewer restrictions on business activities, further streamlining of required licensing procedures, greater clarity and […]

Homemade tech makes Vietnam top contestant in 5G

Somchai Lertsutiwong, chief executive of AIS, said that installing 5G networks at hospitals and deploying telemedicine robots is an initiative called “AIS 5G Battling COVID-19 for Thais” to help reduce the risks of infection by limiting human contact, as well as patient traffic inside hospitals. “We have provided 21 robots to 20 hospitals with installed […]

70m-long crack discovered in Mỹ Thạnh Ward, An Giang Province

AN GIANG — Local authorities discovered a 70m-long crack in the road surface of Mỹ Thạnh Ward, Long Xuyên City, the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of An Giang. The relevant agency has also promptly moved 14 households to safety.

National Assembly discusses whether to ban debt collection services

National Assembly delegates discuss banning some services, including debt collection services, at the 14th National Assembly’s ninth meeting – PHOTO: QUOCHOI.VN HANOI – The 14th National Assembly discussed whether debt collection services should be banned at its ninth meeting on May 26, with many different opinions being expressed.