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HCM City urges speedy ODA disbursement for first metro lineicon
SOCIETY12/08/20210

HCM City urges speedy ODA disbursement for first metro line

The HCM City People's Committee has asked the Ministry of Planning and Investment and Ministry of Finance to disburse Japan’s official development assistance (ODA) capital from the central budget this year

 
Five-month ODA disbursement at localities meets 1.73 percent of yearly targetsicon

Five-month ODA disbursement at localities meets 1.73 percent of yearly targets

BUSINESS
15/06/2021

The disbursed amount of public investment funded by ODA in localities in the first five months of 2021 stood at over VND1.1 trillion ($47.9 million), equivalent to just 1.73 percent of the year’s target, according to the Ministry of Finance.

Government sets up taskforce to handle outstanding projectsicon

Government sets up taskforce to handle outstanding projects

BUSINESS
15/06/2021

The groups will be charge of handling outstanding projects with an aim to help solve longstanding problems at ministries and branches, and in localities.

BOT projects incur losses, investors and banks worry about bad debtsicon

BOT projects incur losses, investors and banks worry about bad debts

FEATURE
09/04/2021

Investors are worried as their Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) projects cannot satisfy requirements as revenue has been lower than expected.

Agencies, local authorities give back tens of trillions of VNDicon

Agencies, local authorities give back tens of trillions of VND

BUSINESS
25/03/2021

Ten ministries and agencies, as well as 45 localities, are giving back the capital allocated to them as they did not spend all the money they received in 2020.

HCM City seeks private investors for metro linesicon

HCM City seeks private investors for metro lines

BUSINESS
06/03/2021

HCM City wants to attract more private investment instead of relying on official development assistance (ODA) to build its remaining metro lines, but experts have said that it faces a difficult challenge.

Covid-19 pandemic makes no hurdle to Vietnam's building plan of SEA largest airport: Expertsicon

Covid-19 pandemic makes no hurdle to Vietnam's building plan of SEA largest airport: Experts

SOCIETY
01/03/2021

With a strong certainty that air travel will recovery when the pandemic ends, airports are seen as long-term asset. In that case, any decision related to airport projects must be for the long-term view.

Disbursing ODA: mission for remaining months of 2020icon

Disbursing ODA: mission for remaining months of 2020

BUSINESS
04/11/2020

The prime minister has highlighted disbursing official development assistance (ODA) as the main mission of ministries and localities in the final months of this year.

Having money but not spending is unacceptable: PMicon

Having money but not spending is unacceptable: PM

FEATURE
01/11/2020

The disbursement of public investment from the state budget has reached 60 percent, the highest ever level. The disbursement of ODA has also improved, but is still low.

Thủ tướng: Không chấp nhận có tiền mà không tiêu được, cứ chịu nghèo mãiicon

Thủ tướng: Không chấp nhận có tiền mà không tiêu được, cứ chịu nghèo mãi

Thời sự
29/10/2020

Sáng nay, 29/10, Thủ tướng Nguyễn Xuân Phúc chủ trì hội nghị trực tuyến toàn quốc về tình hình thực hiện, giải ngân các chương trình, dự án ODA, vốn vay ưu đãi nước ngoài.

State Audit of VN notes high pay for foreign specialists in ODA projectsicon

State Audit of VN notes high pay for foreign specialists in ODA projects

BUSINESS
05/07/2020

A foreign specialist in an ODA (Official Development Assistance) project can receive VND500-700 million a month, while pay for a Vietnamese specialist is just tens of millions of VND.

Public investment to give push to Vietnam's real estate marketicon

Public investment to give push to Vietnam's real estate market

BUSINESS
12/06/2020

New policies are expected to accelerate the recovery of the real estate market and lay a firm foundation for the market’s long-term development.

Cát Linh-Hà Đông: Chưa biết bao giờ tàu chạy, phía Trung Quốc cần gấp 50 triệu USDicon

Cát Linh-Hà Đông: Chưa biết bao giờ tàu chạy, phía Trung Quốc cần gấp 50 triệu USD

Đầu tư
01/06/2020

Hiện nay, do Tổng thầu Trung Quốc chưa xác định được mốc thời gian hoàn thành nên Dự án Cát Linh - Hà Đông chưa có cơ sở báo cáo cấp thẩm quyền cho phép kéo dài thời gian thực hiện.

Economists: speed up public investmentsicon

Economists: speed up public investments

BUSINESS
13/05/2020

If the huge capital for public investment can be brought into the economy, Vietnam would be able to save GDP growth.

No fresh ODA projects signed during Marchicon

No fresh ODA projects signed during March

BUSINESS
08/04/2020

There were no new ODA projects signed during March according to a report sent to the Government by the Ministry of Planning and Investment on socio-economic performance during the first quarter of the year.

Japan finances HCM City’s upgrade of sewer systemicon

Japan finances HCM City’s upgrade of sewer system

SOCIETY
23/02/2020

The Japanese Government will provide a non-refundable aid worth 1.88 billion JPY (16.84 million USD) for Ho Chi Minh City to upgrade its existing sewerage system using trenchless technologies.

Vietnam government pushes for new ODA policyicon

Vietnam government pushes for new ODA policy

BUSINESS
11/02/2020

A draft decree on ODA is expected to address pending issues and obstacles existed in the current regulations.

Why disbursements of public investment in Vietnam are slow?icon

Why disbursements of public investment in Vietnam are slow?

BUSINESS
19/12/2019

The sluggish disbursement of public investment is attributable to the combination of three major factors.