Business

Vietnam - a potential market for Chile

Vietnam, with its strong economic growth and large population, is a potential market for Chile, President of the Federation of Chilean Industry (SOFOFA) Andres Concha told the press on Oct. 5.
Business

Passport time down from five days to 15 minutes

The time taken to complete passports procedures will be cut from five days to 15 minutes, according to Truong Xuan Thanh, deputy director of the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Business

Vietnam increases exports to Chile

Vietnam exported over 96.6 million USD worth of goods to Chile in the first seven months of the year, representing a year-on-year increase of nearly 140.3 percent.
Society

UNDP raises capacity of female Vietnamese officials

Ten women from Vietnam ’s public sector have been awarded scholarships and research grants by the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Cambridge Overseas Trust foundation to undertake postgraduate training at Cambridge University in England.
Politics

Expatriates unite into driving force

Vietnamese entrepreneurs living overseas gathered in Hanoi on August 10 to set up a special association, which Deputy Prime Minister Pham Gia Khiem applauded as “an important resource for the nation”.
Business

M&A to remain bustling business in Vietnam

Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) activities have become a more important part in the business culture in Vietnam and will continue bustling in the future, said an economist of the world-renowned finance consultant PriceWaterhouseCooper.
Politics

Vietnam, Cuba strengthen information cooperation

Deputy Head of the Cuban Communist Party Central Committee’s Ideology Department Angel Arzuaga on July 16 received Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Do Quy Doan who was visiting Cuba from July 9.
Business

Vietnam boosts cooperation and investment in Laos

Investment programmes and projects between Vietnam and Laos should be sped up to bring practical benefits to both countries, said participants at the plenary session of the National Assembly (NA) Committee for External Affairs in Ho Chi Minh City on July 9.