There are questions about the strength of the economy over the coming months, after some business leaders have suggested failure to agree a transitional deal to smooth Britain’s exit from the EU over several years after the end of article 50 talks by the end of 2017, or early 2018 at the latest, will force them to alter their investment decisions or move staff to other countries. … [Read more...] about The Brexit economy: is the worst of the 2017 slowdown over?
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The centre uses information and analytical technology to assist policymakers to make timely decisions and respond to a wide range of issues, including those that have been anticipated and emergencies, according to Nguyen Nhu Son, director of the MPI’s IT Centre. Information is integrated from six national information portals on business registration, foreign investment, public investment, procurement network, investment management and statistical databases. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES MAY 26
Hunt is now chair of the Health and Social Care select committee, in which position he has questioned some of Hancock’s decisions during the pandemic, such as prematurely discontinuing community testing. He’s reluctant to put Hancock on the spot, but says the key concern is to ask if we’re following the most effective international policy. “It’s been very clear that international best practice for managing coronavirus has been in Asia. I think because China’s totalitarian it was thought there was not much point looking too closely at what was happening there, because they can do things we could never do in a free society. But I think we could have looked at [South] Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, which are all democracies.” … [Read more...] about Who’d be a health secretary? Five former incumbents on the toughest gig in politics
But recently the industry has faced numerous challenges as Vietnam has yet to be able to produce juveniles and the feeding requires fresh food. At the same time, the traditional wooden cages are unable to withstand stronger waves, the environment is being degraded and the market is facing a great deal of difficulty due to the heavy reliance on exporting through unofficial channels. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES MAY 24
On March 16, 2017, then Finance Minister D. Jayakumar, while presenting the Budget for 2017-2018 in the Assembly said the State government would replace the State Planning Commission with the State Development Policy Council to advise on policy coherence and formulation of programmes to guide the development of the State. … [Read more...] about State Development Policy Council comes into existence
The construction of the Seashell 5 Hotel was started in January 2016 when its building permit already expired. Only in January 2018 was the violation detected by the inspectorate of the Ministry of Construction. The hotel investor was reported and fined. After the investor was fined, on February 8, 2018, the management board of Phu Quoc Economic Zone issued a building permit for the construction. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES MAY 25