Vietnam makes progress in budget transparency

Vietnam makes progress in budget transparency

(VOVWORLD) -Vietnam’s Open Budget Index (OBI) increased 14 notches in 2019 compared to 2018, ranking 77th among 117 surveyed countries, according to a survey released on Wednesday
The truth is always the strongest argument

The truth is always the strongest argument

(VOVWORLD) - International experts and media have been trying to explain Vietnam’s extraordinary success in fighting the Covid-19 pandemic. Vietnam has gone 70 days with no new community transmissions, almost...
SOE equitisation to be accelerated

SOE equitisation to be accelerated

(VOVWORLD) - The Ministry of Finance has stressed on the need to speed up the equitisation process of state-owned enterprises (SOE) while promoting transparency and market principles. The message was...
APEC 2107 and the battle against corruption

APEC 2107 and the battle against corruption

(VOVword)-Transparency and anti-corruption are a hot topic at the ongoing first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting in 2017 in Vietnam’s central city of Nha Trang. Vietnam’s initiatives...
Europe intensifies anti tax avoidance measures

Europe intensifies anti tax avoidance measures

(VOVworld)- After the Panama Papers Scandal, countries around the world are intensifying the fight against tax avoidance. The European Commission recently adopted a series of measures, including requesting financial transparency...
Panama commits to financial transparency

Panama commits to financial transparency

(VOVworld) – On Thursday, Panama stressed its commitment to bringing transparency to its financial sector, damaged by the Panama Papers revelations, but urged dialogue with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and...
Hanoi’s People’s Court discusses 2016 plans

Hanoi’s People’s Court discusses 2016 plans

(VOVworld) – Hanoi’s People’s Court discussed its plans for 2016 on Tuesday. In his address, Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said the court should implement Party and National...
Progress in Vietnam’s anti-corruption efforts

Progress in Vietnam’s anti-corruption efforts

(VOVworld) – Transparency International reported that Vietnam’s corruption perceptions index in 2015 was 31 on a scale of 100 points. Vietnam’s Central Steering Committee for Corruption Prevention and Control...