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Vietnam, US step up trade union relations

Politics

Vietnam, US step up trade union relations

The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) and the American Federation of Labour and Congress of Industrial Organisations (AFL-CIO) have agreed to enhance cooperation and protect guest workers in the respective markets.

Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue visits Slovakia

Politics

Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue visits Slovakia

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has called on the Slovakian Government to continue to create the best conditions for Vietnamese businesses in Slovakia and ensure equality for hundreds of Vietnamese workers in the country.

Vietnamese firms spend less on R&D

Business

Vietnamese firms spend less on R&D

Innovation was critical for the growth of factory productivity, but Vietnamese firms spent less on research and development (R&D) than in most other Southeast Asian countries.

Government urged to improve business climate

Business

Government urged to improve business climate

Removing barriers and improving the business environment would contribute to reaching economic growth targets in the context of a tight State budget, director of the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s National Economic Issues Department Tran Quoc Phuong.