Fifthly, agricultural sector and related services. “The growth rate of the agricultural sector in 2019 is projected at a modest level, mainly due to difficult weather conditions. However, the expectation is that the next year would be better, taking the sector back to its growing path,” Linh said. Hanoitimes … [Read more...] about Which are the top 5 business areas in Vietnam in 2020?
7th environmental action programme to 2020
Hanoi (VNA) - The equitisation of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) has fallen behind the target set by the Government and ministries for 2017-2020. In 2019, only 12 SOEs gained approval for their equitisation plans, including three that were on a list of 128 approved by the Prime Minister. Since 2017, 171 SOEs have been approved for equitisation. There are 92 SOEs left waiting for equitisation plans to be approved, including the Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Agribank), telecoms group Mobifone, the Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT), the Vietnam National Coffee Corporation (Vinacafe) and the Vietnam National Chemical Group (Vinachem). According to the Ministry of Finance, companies had not completed equitisation plans because ministries and Government agencies had not agreed with their land valuations. In addition, some local authorities and SOEs were not ready to leave their businesses to private investors. Nguyen Doan … [Read more...] about SOE equitisation plan likely to be missed in 2017-2020
The draft law is expected to be passed and promulgated in 2020, opening a new chapter in the country’s attraction of private investment when a new development period starts. It will provide legal guarantees and ensure a reasonable risk-sharing structure for projects. Therefore, it shall create expectations and attract new projects not limited to traditional areas like roads, energy, and water supply, but also those requiring large capital, advancing national competitiveness, and creating a great number of jobs such as rail and aviation. … [Read more...] about Crafting a workable PPP law in 2020
“It should be noted that the number is subject to a great deal of uncertainty given the government’s tight control in granting land-use rights and construction licences. Strong demand is set to carry on and will boost the price further across all sectors. … [Read more...] about Condo market faces challenges in 2020: experts
In addition, the organization established a PeaceTrees’ Friendship Village to resettle 100 families, built 15 new kindergartens and two communal houses, opened orchards for children of UXO victims, and assisted hundreds of local women to develop their household economies. … [Read more...] about The woman who bridges Vietnam-U.S. friendship