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Progress made in travel sector

Business

Progress made in travel sector

Vietnam 's travel sector was ranked 14th in the region last year and 80th overall, up nine places since the last assessment in 2009, according to the recent Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2011 from the World Economic Forum (WEF).

Vietnam falls in WEF ranks

Culture - Sports

Vietnam falls in WEF ranks

Vietnam has dropped four places to rank 50th out of 60 countries represented on the World Economic Forum (WEF)’s Financial Development Index, according to the Finance Development Report 2011.

Vietnam drops lower on index of competitiveness

Business

Vietnam drops lower on index of competitiveness

The Report on Global Competitiveness 2011-12 by the World Economic Forum (WEF) ranks Vietnam 65th on the global competitiveness index (GCI) out of a total of 142 countries and territories surveyed, dropping six places from last year.

The Global Competitiveness Report which was made public on Sept. 7 was based on the Global Competitiveness Index ( GCI ), comprising 12 categories – the pillars of competitiveness – which together provide a comprehensive picture of a country's competitiveness landscape.

Vietnam attends WEF on East Asia 2011

Business

Vietnam attends WEF on East Asia 2011

Vietnamese Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat is leading a delegation to the World Economic Forum (WEF) on East Asia 2011, which will officially open in Indonesia, on June 12.

Vietnam prioritises IT development

Business

Vietnam prioritises IT development

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan has stressed Vietnam’s priority to information technology (IT) with incentives on investment in infrastructure and human resource development.

Deputy PM receives guests of World Economic Forum

Politics

Deputy PM receives guests of World Economic Forum

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai on June 7 received the President of the Council for Future and Vision of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Kwak Seung-Jun, who is currently in Vietnam to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) on East Asia 2010.