Ministry Open Budget Index (MOBI) 2018 is an evidence-based survey on disclosure of some budget documents of 37 Ministries and government agencies that uses budget. Of which 31 ministries and central agencies are estimating units and 6 central agencies and organizations are supported by state budget. These are level-1 central budget estimating units (whose budget estimates and settlements are approved by the National Assembly). Source of evidences are some public budget documents disclosed on the web portal of ministries and central agencies.
MOBI 2018 assessed the disclosure level of some budget documents according to four following criteria including availability, timeliness, convenience and sufficiency of six budget documents that are entitiled to be posted on the agencies’ portals according to Clause 1, Article 15, Law on State Budget 2015 and Circular 61/2017 / TT-BTC including (1) Plan of state budget revenue and expenditure 2019, (ii) Report on the planned state budget implementation by 1st quarter 2018, (iii) Report on planned state budget implementation by six months 2018, (iv) Report on planned state budget implementation by the first 9 months 2018, (v) Report on planned state budget implementation by the whole year 2018, Final settlement of state budget revenues and expenditures 2017.
MOBI 2018 is done by BTAP with coordination role of CDI.
MOBI 2018’s full report can be downloaded here.