Vietnam, Canada sign cooperation memoranda Business

Vietnam, Canada sign cooperation memoranda

Several memoranda of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in different fields were inked between Vietnam and Canada in the presence of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the two countries’ business roundtable in Quebec on June 8 (Canada time).
 Experts’ reactions to MoF tax plan mixed Business

Experts’ reactions to MoF tax plan mixed

Experts’ reactions to the Ministry of Finance’s (MoF) tax adjustment draft have been mixed, while the business community struggles to keep up with the variety of proposed tax hikes.
Youths learn more about climate change Videos

Youths learn more about climate change

Vietnam has set coping with this weather change a pressing task. A dialogue was held in Hanoi on May 8 where the youths learnt how to deal with impacts of climate change.
Women contribute to social wellbeing, economy: researcher Business

Women contribute to social wellbeing, economy: researcher

Women make up about half of the world’s population and contribute to society’s well-being as well as the economy, said Assoc. Prof. and Dr Truong Thi Nam Thang, Director of the Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurships at the National Economics University.
Vietnamese female entrepreneurs empowered Business

Vietnamese female entrepreneurs empowered

In Asian cultures with a strong patriarchal system, women are considered the weaker sex and caregivers, meaning that they must care for older parents, feed the family and educate children. Nowadays, many women replace their husbands as breadwinners instead of doing household chores.
More autonomy helps universities meet int’l standards Society

More autonomy helps universities meet int’l standards

The Government’s decision two years ago to allow autonomy for a number of universities has helped them meet international standards and improve quality of training, according to a survey conducted by Ministry of Education and Training.
Vietnamese firms investing abroad Business

Vietnamese firms investing abroad

Vietnam’s enterprises have recently promoted their investments in new fields and new markets and also expanded their operation in traditional markets, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA).