PM Nguyen Tan Dung has stressed that the general target for the 2016 socio-economic development plan is ensuring macroeconomic stability and striving for a higher economic growth over the previous five years.
(MPI Portal) – According to East Asia and Pacific Economic update publishing on October 5th 2015 of the WB, regional growth is estimated at 6.5% this year, slower than 6.8% of last year. Of which, economic activity of Vietnam in 2015 is assessed as being buoyant driven by strong private demand.
On 20 July 2015, the Ministry of Planning and Investment organized the seminar on summary report "Vietnam 2035 ", chaired by Minister Bui Quang Vinh.
(MPI Portal) – On July 20th 2015, in Hanoi, World Bank announced an on Vietnam’s recent economic developments.
(MPI Portal) – On July 9th 2015, the State Bank of Vietnam and the World Bank signed four credit agreements totaling US$ 507 million to support Vietnam’s priorities in sustainable agriculture, poverty reduction and a bus rapid transit system.
(MPI Portal) – In order to recognize the achievements and contributions in the process of development of Vietnamese Planning and Investment sector, on May 12th 2015, at the headquarters of the MPI, Minister Bui Quang Vinh awarded the Medal "For the Cause of Planning and Investment” to Leaders of Committee on Financial and Budgetary Affairs of the National Assembly.
Institution is a fundamental element, a driving force for economic development, social inclusion, science and technology development and innovation in Vietnam in the next 20 years.
(MPI Portal) – In the framework of Korea’s Knowledge Sharing Program (KSP) with Vietnam, on March 11th 2015 in Hanoi, Development Strategy Institue (DSI), Ministry of Planning and Investment in coordination with Korean Development Institute (KDI) held Final Reporting Workshop of 2014 Knowledge Sharing Program (KSP 2014).
In the framework of building the report "Vietnam 2035", on the 5th February 2015, Ministry of Planning and Investment in collaboration with the World Bank (WB) in Vietnam held a workshop on the draft report "Major global trends and implications for Vietnam" at the International Convention Centre, Hanoi. The report was presented by Mr. Manu Bhaskaran, WB experts. Minister of Planning and Investment, Bui Quang Vinh and Director of the World Bank in Vietnam, Victoria Kwakwa, co-chaired the conference .
(MPI Portal) – On January 20th 2015, Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh had a meeting with Ms. Satsuki Katayama, Chair of the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee of Japanese House of Councillors to discuss on development cooperation of the two countries in the coming time.