Lao Cai: PCI diagnostic workshop

Mr. Dang Xuan Phong – Vice Secretary of Provincial Party Committee – Chairman of PPC chaired the workshop with the participatopn of leaders from Provincial Party Committee, Provincial People’s Council, representatives from local enterprises, VCCI leaders, Vice Director of Legal Department and experts of PCI/USAID project.

At the workshop, leader of Legal Deparment and experts co-analysed PCI 2016, PAPI 2016 results of Lao Cai, gave recommendations to strengthen these indices in 2017, specifically in enhancing effect of administrative procedure reforms (land access, tax, etc.); reducing informal charges in inspection; completing the managing system; creating favorable conditions for firms in information access.

The workshop also launched the DCI 2016 index of Lao Cai with the first ranking belonging to Lao Cai city. In conclusion, Mr. Dang Xuan Phong required all functional departments to pay serious attention to comments of experts, firms and citizens to synchronize all 10 PCI sub-indices and 6 PAPI contents, create motivations for attracting investment, thereby best supporting firms in implementing administrative procedures.

PCI Team



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The Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) Project

Legal Department | Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI)

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