Some legislators are not happy with the lack of fiscal discipline, asking the government to justify its overspending
BIDV and Vietinbank have sought to keep their profits but the finance ministry demands fresh cash on state investment
The increasing popularity of no-frills airlines, which typically do not offer free meals or in-flight entertainment, is driven...
The state's spending increased 4.7 percent in the first four months, new official data showed
Tax inspectors brought $545 million to the state budget last year after checking 79,300 companies
The figure would increase by about seven to eight percent from 2015
Earnings from crude exports dropped by nearly 57 percent
The state budget is now heavily depending on tax collections at...
Many say the province should use the money to provide enough food for 200,000 of its most vulnerable residents
Legislators call for downsizing government and cutting its expenses
Wrong stats can lead to mismanagement, they said
The government's Central Institute for Economic Management said one in 11 people get paid salaries or pensions
Local media reported that two agencies in the south are drowning in debts totaling on $13.25 million
Officials seem to think that budgets can always be replenished, disregarding fiscal discipline, experts say
About 15 administrative hubs are being planned or constructed around Vietnam