VGP - The Government has introduced its key solutions for directing the implementation of the social-economic development plan and State budget estimate in 2012. The following is the full translation of the solutions. RESOLUTION Key solutions for directing the implementation of the social-economic development plan and State budget estimate in 2012 Despite many difficulties and challenges in 2011, the national economy has, as guided by the sound leadership of the Communist Party and drastic measures taken by the Government, as well as fuelled by efforts exerted by sectors and agencies of all levels, the business community and people, moved positively and obtained an array of significant achievements in curbing inflation, stabilizing the macro-economy, and ensuring social welfare. These included an economic growth rate of at about 6%; agriculture developing stably; food output making a new record high; industrial production increasing fairly; service and tourism sectors continuing with … [Read more...] about Key solutions for realizing socio-economic development plan
Employee recognition for years of service
All cosmetic surgery centers in country under inspection Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Xuyen in coordination with related agencies sent a document to municipal and provincial administrators in the country to conduct thorough inspections on all plastic surgery centers. Inspections should focus on skills, treatment methodologies, surgery procedures, rights and responsibilities of client and cosmetic surgeons, and operation license as per the country's law. Inspectors must issue proper penalties on centers which offer illegal cosmetic surgery services to earn profits. The Department of Health in Hanoi has publicized list of 33 beauty parlors and three hospitals that are licensed legally to offer cosmetic surgery services. However, the department noticed that beauty parlors can only provide simple cosmetic surgery services such as 'double eyelid' surgery or eyebrow tattoo, while complicated surgeries such as abdominal liposuction and breast lift surgery must be performed in … [Read more...] about Social Highlights for October 26
On March 8 every year, the world celebrates International Women's Day and so it is significant to take a look at some of Vietnam's most illustrious, most successful businesswomen who have played an important role in the economic growth of the country, besides having done the country proud. Truong My Lan, Chairwoman of Van Thinh Phat Group Holding Van Thinh Phat Group Holding, founded in 1991, has expanded its investments from operating restaurants and hotels to building and trading in real estate at the moment. Among its many successful projects are high-end restaurants, hotels, office buildings, and apartment buildings such as the Windsor Plaza Hotel Saigon and the luxurious service apartment building- Sherwood Residence, both in Ho Chi Minh City. With many ongoing projects like residential buildings, resorts, tourist areas in Ho Chi Minh City and the neighborhood, the company has affirmed its position and prestige in the Vietnam real estate market. Bearing in mind the wish … [Read more...] about Portraits of successful Vietnamese women
By Binh Nguyen - The Saigon Times Daily HCMC - The demand of companies for employing executives has grown strongly, especially from the second and third quarters of this year owing to high optimism about Vietnam’s economic growth projection, a Navigos Group executive said. The recruitment demand for qualified executives in the past quarters of this year surged by 25% or higher compared to the same period last year, said Nguyen Thi Van Anh, managing director of Navigos Group - the leading and largest recruitment service firm in Vietnam. Anh shared the growth figure with the Daily during the tea break of a client seminar entitled “Accounting/Finance Talent in 2010 – the Foundation for Growth” in HCMC on Thursday. This event was held by Navigos and the Associations of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) for some 200 CEOs, chief financial official (CFO), human resource directors and managers from domestic and multi-national corporations. “Companies … [Read more...] about Demand for executives rebounds strongly
To conduct "Learning and following the moral example of Ho Chi Minh", The Party of Long Binh Tan ward (Bien Hoa City) has developed ethical standards as a basis for cadres, Party members and civil servants to follow the moral examples of Ho Chi Minh. * Raising the spirit of serving People Among ethical standards, there are some that promote everyone's sense of self-consciousness and training, especially the role of key officials, heads and leaders of all levels as good examples; they are to strictly abide by the regulations set by the Party organizations, State laws, rules and regulations of the authorities when performing their responsibilities and tasks assigned. Specifically, it is necessary to get close to the citizens, understand, learn from, respect, and be responsible for serving them; prevent bureaucratic imperatives and harassment towards the citizens... Learning and following the moral examples of Ho Chi Minh are considered as daily activities, specific and … [Read more...] about The Party of Long Binh Tan ward (Bien Hoa City): Implementing specific tasks following Uncle Ho.