Privatisation no cure for healthcare ills: Deputy PM

Baomoi - Deputy Prime Minister Vũ Đức Đam has conceded that while the Government keeps stressing the importance of grassroots healthcare stations, people don’t have much faith in them.

Deputy PM Hue vows to promote formation of start-up ecosystem

Nhan dan - NDO - The government will work to advance the formation of a start-up ecosystem in Vietnam, said Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue during discussions with representatives of the start-up companies

Vietinbank appoints new deputy general director

Vietnamnet - Viet Nam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade’s (VietinBank) board of directors has appointed Hiroshi Yamaguchi as the new deputy general director of the bank from May 15.

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue works with EVN

Nhan dan - NDO - Politburo Member, Deputy Prime Minister, Vuong Dinh Hue, who is also Head of the Steering Committee for Business Renovation and Development (SCBRD), had a working session with the

Deputy PM chairs meeting on ODA and preferential loans use

Nhan dan - NDO – Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Pham Binh Minh, chaired a meeting with ministries and sectors to review, remove difficulties and accelerate the projects funded by

Dong A Bank ex-deputy general prosecuted

Vietnamnet - The Investigationg Police Bureau on Economic and Corruption-related Crimes has decided to detain and initiate criminal proceedings against Nguyen Thi Kim Xuyen, Dong A Joint Stock

Publish list of unlisted, equitised SOEs: Deputy PM

Vietnamnet - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has ordered all relevant agencies to publicise the list of equitised State-owned enterprises (SOEs) not listed on the stock market as of December

Deputy PM Hue calls for action to keep inflation in check

Nhan dan - NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue urged ministries and local authorities to take necessary action to ensure that overall inflation for 2017 is contained at under 4%.

More efforts needed to achieve economic growth targets in 2017: Deputy PM

Nhan dan - NDO - Deputy Prime Minister, Trinh Dinh Dung, urged all ministries and sectors to review targets accomplished in the first quarter of 2017 and put forth solutions to achieve targets set

Deputy Health Minister pioneers new infertility treatment

Baomoi - A new surgical technique developed by renowned obstetric surgeon Nguyen Viet Tien, also Deputy Health Minister, could replace the IVF (in-vitro fertilization) method for thousands of

Deputy PM urges faster sale of State capital

Vietnamnet - In the next round of equitisation, State capital must be sold faster, at higher value, and the enterprises’ corporate governance must further improve, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh

Submit plans for special administrative economic zones: Deputy PM

Vietnamnet - Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has asked ministries and Quang Ninh, Khanh Hoa and Kien Giang provinces to submit plans to establish special administrative economic zones in

Deputy PM requires faster construction of Song Hau power centre

Nhan dan - NDO/ VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung urged contractors to accelerate the construction of the Song Hau electric power centre during his inspection at the site in the Mekong

Deputy PM urges efforts to realise sustainable forestry development goals

Nhan dan - NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the forestry sector and localities to implement solutions to fulfil the goals of the sustainable forestry development target

Deputy PM calls for joint efforts to improve national business climate

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA—Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has asked for a concerted effort and the responsibility of all Vietnamese enterprises to further improve the national business climate and

Deputy PM calls for completion of Trung Luong–My Thuan expressway project by 2019

Nhan dan - NDO—Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has called for joint efforts from relevant ministries, sectors and local authorities to mobilise all available resources to speed up the progress

Deputy PM hones in on unregistered firms

Vietnamnet - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has requested ministries, departments and local authorities to hold responsible the state enterprises and business managers who violated the

Businesses an impetus for non-agricultural economic development: Deputy PM

Nhan dan - NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung emphasised the role of the people and businesses in developing the non-agricultural economy, considering it as a crucial solution to

Deputy PM urges policy proposals for integration issues

Nhan dan - NDO—Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has urged for further strengthening research, forecasts and policy proposals for the nation’s international economic integration in general and

Deputy PM demands review of fee at ports

Vietnamnet - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has asked ministries to review the collection of fees for the use of infrastructure, service facilities and public utilities at all ports in

Deputy PM Dung urges finalisation of upgrade plan for Tan Son Nhat Airport

Nhan dan - NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has emphasised the need to finalise the plan to upgrade Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City at a working session with the

Morocco will never recognise W. Sahara: deputy FM

Yahoo News Morocco will "never recognise" Western Sahara's independence despite rejoining the African Union after a decades-long dispute over the territory, Deputy Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita

Turkey dismisses deputy head of TMSF state fund in latest post-coup decrees

Yahoo News Turkey has dismissed a deputy head of the state fund which runs seized companies and shut down two local television stations in the latest decrees issued on Monday under emergency rule,

Turkey can no longer insist on Syria settlement without Assad - Turkish deputy PM

Yahoo News Turkey can no longer insist on a resolution of the conflict in Syria without the involvement of President Bashar al-Assad, as the situation on the ground has changed dramatically, Turkish

Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung urges PVN to focus on core businesses

Nhan dan - NDO - Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung told the National Oil and Gas Group (PVN) to focus on its core businesses as a way to advance growth at its annual review meeting on January 19.