New decisions on foreign currency management 16:11 | 13/04/2011

VGP – PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng has asked the State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) to apply interest rates’ ceiling on foreign currency deposits at 3% and raise the compulsory reserve ratio on foreign currency by 2%.  

VN pilots agricultural insurance in 21 localities 17:12 | 04/03/2011

VGP – Twenty-one provinces and cities will carry out pilot program on agricultural insurance for the first time in the 2011-2013 period, with a view to backing farmers to surmount bad consequences of natural disasters and epidemics.

More assistance for trade promotion activities 16:16 | 22/11/2010
VGP – The Government will provide 50-100% expenditure for national trade promotion programs, according to the PM’s new decision.
Higher minimum salary in enterprises since 2011 15:42 | 04/11/2010
VGP – Since January 1, 2011, the Government will raise the monthly salary benchmark applied for employees in both State-owned enterprises (SoEs) and foreign-invested one by VND 100,000-370,000 (US $5-18).