US affirms enduring commitment to ASEAN World

US affirms enduring commitment to ASEAN

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on September 11 issued a press statement affirming the enduring commitment to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
PM attends Standard Chartered-ASEAN Business Forum 2020 ASEAN

PM attends Standard Chartered-ASEAN Business Forum 2020

As ASEAN Chair 2020, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended and delivered a speech at the Standard Chartered-ASEAN Business Forum 2020 themed “Unlocking the region’s potential”, which was televised on international medial channels.
RoK, Can Tho seek stronger economic ties Business

RoK, Can Tho seek stronger economic ties

Leaders of Can Tho and Ministry of Foreign Affairs met with Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Vietnam Park Noh-wan on August 20 to discuss future cooperation between in the Mekong Delta city and the RoK.
US companies planning to expand investment in Vietnam Business

US companies planning to expand investment in Vietnam

An online discussion took place recently in Washington D.C. to look into post-COVID-19 investment opportunities throughout ASEAN, with some companies saying they will soon announce investment and business expansion plans in Vietnam.
Vietnam Business Forum launches Made in Vietnam Energy Plan 2.0 Business

Vietnam Business Forum launches Made in Vietnam Energy Plan 2.0

The Made in Vietnam Energy Plan 2.0 (MVEP 2.0), a business case for the primary use of Vietnam’s domestic resources to stimulate investment in clean, secure and affordable energy generation, was officially launched by the Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) on February 27.
Made in Vietnam Energy Plan 2.0 to debut next week Business

Made in Vietnam Energy Plan 2.0 to debut next week

The Vietnam Business Forum will roll out next week the second edition of the Made in Vietnam Energy Plan (MVEP 2.0), a business case for the primary use of Vietnam’s domestic resources to stimulate investment in clean, secure and affordable energy generation.
Vietnam, Czech Republic step up environmental cooperation Environment

Vietnam, Czech Republic step up environmental cooperation

Vietnam and the Czech Republic will enhance environmental collaboration under an action plan for cooperation during 2020-2025 signed between Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha and his Czech counterpart Richard Brabec in Prague on December 13.
Fintech firms concerned about foreign ownership cap Business

Fintech firms concerned about foreign ownership cap

A draft regulation put forward by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) that would limit the foreign ownership rate in the payment intermediary service sector to 49 percent was discussed at a workshop in Hanoi on December 12.
PM hails strong growth of Vietnam-RoK ties Business

PM hails strong growth of Vietnam-RoK ties

Joint efforts of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) in dealing with difficulties to promote the bilateral comprehensive cooperation have resulted in miracles in partnership between the two countries, stated Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Vietnamese enterprises raise awareness about SDGs Society

Vietnamese enterprises raise awareness about SDGs

Many Vietnamese enterprises lack understanding about sustainable development goals (SDGs) and are not applying them to their business, Tran Thi Lan Anh, deputy general secretary of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, said at a forum held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 25.