PM approves target program on cultural development

VGP – The PM has recently approved a target program on cultural development in the period of 2016-2020, with a general goal of preserving and promoting values of the country’s cultural heritage, and developing modern cultural facilities with national symbol value as well as political, historical and traditional values, towards realizing a strategic goal of building the progressive Vietnamese culture imbued with national identities.

Gov’t to borrow over US$15 billion in 2017

VGP - The Government plans to borrow VND 342,06 trillion (more than US$15 billion) this year, according to a scheme approved recently by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

North-South Expressway to have 6-10 lanes

VGP – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has tasked the Ministry of Transport to mull over the expansion of the North-South Expressway scope to 6-10 lanes in accordance with Viet Nam’s development situation.

77 companies receive national quality awards

VGP – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to grant the National Quality Golden Award and the National Quality Silver Award to 77 companies in a move to honor their excellent achievements in 2016.

PM okays new industrial park in Thai Nguyen

VGP – The PM has okayed an investment plan of the Song Cong 2 Industrial Park infrastructure development project in Song Cong City in the northern province of Thai Nguyen.

Gov’t releases regular meeting resolution

VGP – Promotion of business start-up and removal of business and production difficulties topped the key directions adopted by the Government during its January meeting.