Illustrative image (Source: VNA)
– Minister of Planning and
Investment Nguyen Chi Dung cleared up deputies’ concern regarding land
management at a Q&A session on November 11, as part of the ongoing second
sitting of the 15th National Assembly.
Minister Dung said the Ministry of Planning and
Investment will research and advise the Government in the promulgation of
policies in response to the situation when a number of foreign investors use names
of Vietnamese businesses and individuals to accumulate land in the country,
especially land in coastal and border areas.
This is a big issue, the minister said, pledging
that the ministry will inquire into the situation and report results to the
Government and the legislature.
Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung (Photo: VNA)
He made the explanation in reply to a deputy from
the northern province of Nam Dinh who pointed to the fact that many Vietnamese
enterprises and individuals have purchased and transferred land use rights to
The legislator also asked the ministry to clarify the land use plan for the 10