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Entrepreneurship

ASEAN focuses on SMEs development

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ASEAN focuses on SMEs development

A Public- Private Dialogue (PPD) on the ASEAN Strategic Action Plan for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) Development period 2016-2025 (Post-2015 SME vision) was held in Siem Reap, Cambodia on November 25, according to the ASEAN Secretariat’s press release.

ASEAN promotes businesswomen’s rights

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ASEAN promotes businesswomen’s rights

Disparities accessing to economic opportunities which have persisted across ASEAN and elsewhere in the world have created formidable challenges to the start-up, development and internationalisation of women-owned businesses.

Malaysia unveils 2015 state’s budget

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Malaysia unveils 2015 state’s budget

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has unveiled the country’s 2015 budget that will allocate a total of 273.9 billion MYR (84.12 billion USD) for next year, an increase of 9.8 billion MYR (3 billion USD) as compared with 2014.

Driving force for Da Nang’s business development

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Driving force for Da Nang’s business development

The central city of Da Nang has decided to select 2014 as its Entrepreneurship Year. This is one of the solutions to ease enterprises’ difficulties and also a key measure for the city to achieve GDP growth of 9 to 9.5 percent this year.

Malaysia disburses 7.5 billion USD to SMEs in 30 years

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Malaysia disburses 7.5 billion USD to SMEs in 30 years

Malaysia has provided financial assistance worth 23 billion RM (about 7.5 billion USD) to more than 51,000 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) over the past three decades, the Malaysian International Trade and Industry Ministry (MITI) has said.

Da Nang port sees upbeat signs early this year

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Da Nang port sees upbeat signs early this year

Da Nang port in the central city of the same name has handled container ships of 500 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) since early this year, an upbeat sign that it is on its way to becoming the largest and most modern container port in the area.

Vietnam, EU bolster ties in sustainable tourism

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Vietnam, EU bolster ties in sustainable tourism

Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh and Vice President of the European Commission, Commissioner for Industry and Entrepreneurship, Antonio Tajani inked a Letter of Intent on cooperation in the field of sustainable tourism in Hanoi on November 13.

Vietnamese student presented with awards in Australia

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Vietnamese student presented with awards in Australia

Vietnamese student Dang Thi Huong has overtaken more than 1,000 foreign students in Australia to receive the ‘Victorian International Student of the Year’ award and the ‘Premier’s Award – International Student of the Year’ at the Victorian International Education Awards 2013.

EU, Thailand strengthen economic ties

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EU, Thailand strengthen economic ties

Vice President and High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Baroness Catherine Ashton has paid a courtesy call on Thai Prime Minister and Defence Minister Yingluck Shinawatra at the Government House.