The northern province of Bac Giang ranked 33rd in the Provincial Competitive Index (PCI) in 2016 among 63 provinces and cities nationwide, jumping seven spots compared to 2015 and among the middle-range group.
In the morning of March 14th in Hanoi, the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the U.S Agency for International Development (USAID) held the ceremony to announce the Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) for year 2016.
Around 66 percent of surveyed Vietnamese firms had to pay "informal fees" during 2014-2016 period， some 12-15 percentage points higher than during 2008-2013 period， a report on Vietnam's Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) 2016 showed Tuesday.
On March 14, the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) jointly launched the annual Provincial Competitiveness Index Report 2016 (PCI 2016).
HCMC is ranked as the most attractive investment destination, according to provincial competitive index (PCI) 2016 results in field of economic management quality for business development with 19 percent of respondents choosing to invest in HCMC, 13 percent choosing Da Nang and 9.6 percent saying Hanoi.
A survey of 1,550 businesses from 46 countries whose operations are located in 14 cities and provinces in Vietnam points to a slew of shortcomings in the business climate of Vietnam, says the Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) 2016 report.
Sixty-five per cent of Vietnamese enterprises recorded profits in 2016; the highest rate for the last five years, the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) announced on March 14 at the release of the Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) for 2016.
Da Nang has been still in the top of 2016 provincial competitiveness index ranking for the fourth consecutive year (PCI 2016) that was announced on March 14 morning. Meanwhile, Hanoi for the first time in many years has exceeded the threshold of 60 points, entered the group of good quality, has risen to 14/63 provinces and cities.
On March 14, the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) jointly launched the annual Provincial Competitiveness Index Report 2016 (PCI 2016)
Implementing the cooperation agreement of the Program “Strengthening the role of Elected Representatives in improving provincial business environment in the period 2016-2019”, Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and Training Center for Elected Representatives under Board of Deputy Affairs co-organized two (02) regional PCI training conferences for People's Council deputies in HauGiang on November 23, 2016 and Ha Giang on December 01, 2016.
That’s what was recommended by Mr. DauAnh Tuan – Head of Legal Department/VCCI cum PCI Project Director at the Conference - Training Conference and Training courseon improving business environment and strengthening competitiveness of Lai Chau organized by Lai Chau province in collaboration with the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) on October 17- 10, 2016.
Most of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have been developed from business households and affirmed their role to the country’s economy, however they have mainly operated locally and been vulnerable to competitive integration, according to experts Dau Anh Tuan and Pham Ngoc Thach from the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry.