Deputy PM calls for more green growth Business

Deputy PM calls for more green growth

Green growth is important for Vietnam's economy despite difficulties with institutional reform and limited resources, said Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai.
Business

Vietnam-FAO cooperation framework announced

The framework of a cooperation programme between Vietnam and the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations in the 2012-2016 period was released in Hanoi on October 14.
Politics

Vietnam, Cambodia cement legislative ties

Vietnam and Cambodia have exchanged delegations at all levels to share legislative and inspection experiences as well as supported each other at multilateral forums, noted National Assembly Vice Chairman Huynh Ngoc Son.
Politics

The simple truth is the best argument

Remarks on Vietnam in the US Human Rights Report 2009 are biased and built on inaccurate information about the real situation, in the same vein as the one-sided thinking repeatedly used in previous reports.
Business

Vietnam looks to invest more abroad

Investment outflow of Vietnamese businesses into foreign countries and territories is expected to increase with a yearly average of 500 million USD, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)’s Foreign Investment Agency.

Last year saw a wave of Vietnamese foreign investment. Deputy head of the department, Bui Quoc Trung, said Vietnam invested in 457 projects with 7.2 billion USD in over 50 countries and territories. The figures reached 143 percent of set targets and over twice as much as the total investment between 1989 and 2008.