Resolution 19 improves competitiveness
(Jun 23, 2016)
Viet Nam's competitive environment has improved after two years of
implementing the Government's Resolution 19 on improving the business
environment and national competitive ability.Nguyen Dinh
Cung, head of the Central Institute of Economic Management (CIEM), spoke
to Vietnam News Agency about plans to further improve the national
business environment and competitiveness.
The Property Report Congress is being organised in Viet Nam for the first time today, and Viet Nam News asked property specialists attending it about the country's property market, especially the opportunities and challenges as the country continues to integrate and recently began to allow foreigners to buy property.
Viet Nam News reporter
Thu Ngan speaks with Le Hoang Chau, chairman of the HCM City Real
Estate Association, about the city's property market.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development will review and evaluate the support and development for enterprises.
The Government has approved a plan to establish a special committee
which will operate like a business to manage capital at State-owned
enterprises (SOEs). Nguyen Dinh Cung, Director of the Central Institute for Economic
Management, talked to local reporters about the issue during a recent
policy discussion in Ha Noi.
ACE Limited late last year acquired the 130-year-old property and casualty insurance giant Chubb for US$29.5 billion. Viet
Nam News speaks with Lam Hai Tuan, Chairman and Country President of
Chubb Life Vietnam, about the acquisition and his company's strategy
Vu Tien Loc, president of the Viet Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, talks with Nhan Dan (The People) newspaper
Bikesh Lakhmichand, CEO and Founder of 1337 Ventures, speaks to Thu
Huong Le on why 1337 Ventures has tapped into the Vietnamese market and
the potential of cultivating young talent here.
The Trans-Pacific Agreement has been signed and it
promises growth opportunities for all 12 members. Trade is forecast to surge,
requiring solid preparations by companies in logistics and port operations. Viet
Nam News reporter Thu Ngan asks business executives how their companies are
preparing and what Vietnamese companies should do to integrate successfully.
Viet Nam News spoke with Tharabodee
Serng-Adichaiwit, general manager of Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited
in Viet Nam, about the investment trend.
Phu My Hung Development has launched a new housing project called Nam
Phuc – Le Jardin. Set amid 45,000sq.m of parks, the project, as city in a
garden, is being built in the most beautiful area in Phú Mỹ Hưng City
Centre. Company vice president Truong Quoc Hung speaks about the project
and the city centre's Southside District.