Airport development key to socio-economic development Business

Airport development key to socio-economic development

Airports with modern infrastructure that can serve as international hubs had the potential to become major drivers for national socio-economic development, said experts at a recent conference held to discuss the sustainable development of Vietnam’s airports in Hanoi.
Mekong countries emphasise infrastructure connectivity Business

Mekong countries emphasise infrastructure connectivity

Countries in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) should enhance their economic and infrastructure connectivity to promote economic development in the sub-region, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Dang Huy Dong said at a forum on September 19.
APEC: Role of Vietnamese MSMEs highlighted Business

APEC: Role of Vietnamese MSMEs highlighted

MSMEs hold important role for the economic development of Vietnam, said participants to meetings of the ongoing 24th Small and Medium Enterprises Ministerial Meeting (SMEMM) held in HCM City.
SME support won’t be in cash Business

SME support won’t be in cash

Support provided to SMEs will not be in cash, but rather take the form of favourable conditions in order for SMEs to grow, said a senior officials from the Ministry of Investment and Planning.
High time for high-tech farming in Vietnam Sci-Tech

High time for high-tech farming in Vietnam

The Government will focus on technology-based agriculture to resolve problems like the lack of value-added products for export, the low competitiveness of Vietnamese farm produce in world markets and inconsistency in quality.
SME fund fails to meet lending target Business

SME fund fails to meet lending target

Though the Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Development Fund was established a year ago, so far only three firms have got loans from it, fund director Hoang Thi Hong said.