Digitisation of health care sector, a double-edged sword Health

Digitisation of health care sector, a double-edged sword

The development of technologies such as 4G, 5G, internet of things and artificial intelligence has rapidly changed the healthcare sector’s landscape globally, including in Vietnam, with more organisations adopting digitisation, according to experts.
Moody’s: Outlook for Vietnam’s banks stable Business

Moody’s: Outlook for Vietnam’s banks stable

Moody’s has forecast that the Vietnamese banking system will remain stable in the next 12-18 months, reflecting its expectation that the country’s macroeconomic stability will support the banks’ weak credit profiles.
Vietnam’s outlook rating remains stable: S&P Business

Vietnam’s outlook rating remains stable: S&P

The Ministry of Finance has announced that the rating agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) on April 29 gave Vietnam a crediting rating of BB-/B and a stable outlook, unchanged from the ratings announced in
Vietnam-RoK Joint Statement issued Politics

Vietnam-RoK Joint Statement issued

Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (ROK) on October 2 issued a Joint Statement during the visit to the ROK by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong from October 1-4.
Business

EuroCham adds focus to sustainable growth

The latest edition of the annual "White Book" published by the European Chamber of Commerce (Eurocham) in Vietnam will have an additional chapter on sustainability, reflecting the importance that its members accord to the issue.
Business

BBC launches programme on dynamic Vietnam

Vietnam has hit the airwaves in a new season of BBC programmes called ‘Vietnam Direct’, which is showcasing the country's transition into a dynamic dragon economy within Asia.
HSBC: Vietnam successful in curbing inflation Business

HSBC: Vietnam successful in curbing inflation

Vietnam ’s successful implementation of tightening measures in 2011 has curbed demand for credit and slowed inflation significantly, said the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation in its report released in May this year.
Business

US supports corporate social responsibility

Vietnam ’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the US’s Fair Labour Association (FLA) signed a two-year deal for a project to enhance the management of corporate social responsibility, in Hanoi on Apr. 11.
Workshop introduces Vietnam’s potential in Belgium Business

Workshop introduces Vietnam’s potential in Belgium

A workshop on Vietnam ’s economic growth and potential took place in Belgium ’s East Flanders province on Oct. 6 with the participation of almost 60 officials from the two countries and representatives from Belgium’s enterprises.