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Building GMS, CLV regions of sustainable, prosperous development

Politics

Building GMS, CLV regions of sustainable, prosperous development

After three effective working days in Hanoi from March 29-31, the sixth Greater Mekong Subregion Summit (GMS-6) and the 10th Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Summit on Development Triangle Area (CLV-10) wrapped up successfully, demonstrating the aspiration and determination of the GMS countries in building a Mekong subregion of peace, prosperity, and sustainable development for people.

Sixth GMS Summit takes place in Hanoi

Politics

Sixth GMS Summit takes place in Hanoi

The sixth Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Summit took place in Hanoi on March 31, with the participation of leaders of the regional countries and representatives from ASEAN, the ADB and the World Bank.

Japan pledges to promote central role of ASEAN

ASEAN

Japan pledges to promote central role of ASEAN

Japan highly values the central role of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in promoting peace and stability in the region and the world, Japanese Ambassador to Singapore Kenji Shinoda said at a recent workshop in Singapore.

Vietnamese, Lao provinces seek to boost cross-border trade

Business

Vietnamese, Lao provinces seek to boost cross-border trade

Optimal measures to facilitate cross-border trading of agricultural products and materials through Lao Bao-Densavan international border gate between Vietnam’s central Quang Tri province and Savannakhet provinces of Laos were discussed at a workshop held in Dong Ha city of Quang Tri on March 13.

Government to promote private investment

Business

Government to promote private investment

Public investment restructuring scheme in 2017-20 will focus on core economic sectors and major projects that give impetus to socio-economic development and promote public and foreign investments.

Tien Sa Port gets fund to expand

Business

Tien Sa Port gets fund to expand

The central Da Nang city’s Investment and Development Fund has agreed to provide a 7.9 million USD loan to the Da Nang Port joint-stock company to upgrade and expand the Tien Sa Port.