Reforms urged to increase growth Business

Reforms urged to increase growth

Vietnam should enact large macroeconomic reforms in order to lift growth and catch up with other economies, Christine Largarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Vietnam-Belgium academic programme in 20th year Society

Vietnam-Belgium academic programme in 20th year

A Master’s Degree Programme between Vietnam and Belgium celebrated its 20-year implementation at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management under the Free University of Brussels on Oct 21.
Society

US university provides scholarships for Vietnamese students

Representatives of Eastern International University (EIU) in southern Binh Duong province and Portland State University (PSU) in the US’s Oregon State signed a memorandum of understanding on granting scholarships to Vietnamese students to learn at the PSU on July 3.
2016-2020 socio-economic development on focus Business

2016-2020 socio-economic development on focus

The Party Central Committee’s Commission for Economic Affairs - a think tank in socio-economic matters - held a discussion in Hanoi on September 16 to collect officials and experts’ opinions on Vietnam’s socio-economic development from 2016 to 2020.
Vietnam, EU issue joint press statement Politics

Vietnam, EU issue joint press statement

Vietnam and the European Union on August 25 released a joint press statement on the occasion of European Commision President José Manuel Durão Barroso’s August 25-26 visit to Vietnam.
Business

Economists discuss int’l economic cooperation

More than 150 economists and economic management specialists from various countries, including Japan , Russia , China , German, India and Vietnam , have taken part in a conference on enhanced competitiveness, innovative capacity and international economic cooperation.