Workshop seeks to boost Vietnam’s digital economic development Business

Workshop seeks to boost Vietnam’s digital economic development

The Vietnamese Government should paid due attention to outlining policies to promote breakthrough technologies as well as to bolster digital economic development in the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, World Bank Country Director for Vietnam Osmane Dione said on March 7.
PM meets Presidents of Nauru, Marshall, Guyana on GEF-6 sidelines Politics

PM meets Presidents of Nauru, Marshall, Guyana on GEF-6 sidelines

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had meetings with leaders of the South Pacific countries of Nauru and Marshall, and Guyana, a South American country, on the sidelines of the sixth Assembly of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) in the central city of Da Nang on June 27.
APEC 2017: Vietnam in APEC’s new economic structure centre Business

APEC 2017: Vietnam in APEC’s new economic structure centre

Impressive economic growth, political stability, military strength, and increased prestige in the international arena have put Vietnam in the centre of a new economic structure of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum, said a Russia expert.
President welcomes new ambassadors Politics

President welcomes new ambassadors

PresidentPresident Tran Dai Quang hosted the newly-accredited ambassadors from Australia, Belarus, Sweden, Cambodia, and Singapore who presented their credentials to him in Hanoi on September 6.
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Vietnam looks to sustainable infrastructure development

Sustainable infrastructure development is a strategic breakthrough in Vietnam socio-economic development, said Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh at the 38th session of the Association of Development Financing Institutions in Asia and the Pacific (ADFIAP) held in Nha Trang city, central Khanh Hoa province on May 14.
SMEs key to sustainable growth Business

SMEs key to sustainable growth

Developing the growth and capabilities of small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), which make up most of the business sector, is crucial for the country to create sustainable economic growth, experts said at a recent conference held in Ho Chi Minh City.
Business

Nation in need of industrial push

Vietnam must work harder to industrialise, said United Nations researcher Ludovico Alcorta at the launch event for the latest UN Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) Industrial Development Report (IDR 2013).
Business

Experts seek ways to improve FDI efficiency

Selecting high quality and added-value projects using modern technology, particularly in the fields of information technology and biotechnology serving agriculture, is one of the measures to continue improving the efficiency of FDI attraction in 2014.

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UN special rapporteur on cultural rights visits Vietnam

Farida Shaheed, a UN Special Rapporteur in the Field of Cultural Rights, paid a visit to Vietnam from November 18 – 29 to study the country’s policies and laws on cultural rights as well as the enforcement of these rights.
Business

Support industry - an important field for businesses

With the strategic partnership between Vietnam and Japan, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has carried out many practical activities to help Vietnam promote economic development and develop support industries.