Solar Show 2019 underway in Ho Chi Minh City Business

Solar Show 2019 underway in Ho Chi Minh City

Vietnam’s leading clean energy event, The Solar Show 2019, is being held in Ho Chi Minh City from April 3-4, attracting thousands of exhibitors and experts from countries and territories worldwide.
Programme stimulates sustainable urban development in HCM City Society

Programme stimulates sustainable urban development in HCM City

Experts, businesspeople, and students from the Netherlands, Vietnam, and other ASEAN member states gathered at the Orange ASEAN Factory (OAF) 2019 programme in Ho Chi Minh City from April 1-19, working on challenges in identifying and preparing for innovative solutions to sustainable urban development.
Enterprise survey to focus on support sectors Business

Enterprise survey to focus on support sectors

The 2019 enterprise survey will focus on collecting information to access the status of support industries in manufacturing and processing and logistics, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Strategy sought for private sector development Business

Strategy sought for private sector development

Vietnam needs a strategy to promote the development of private firms with a focus on quality, as their contribution to the economy remains modest, attendees heard at a conference in Hanoi on March 15.
Hanoi hosts meeting of APF Women’s Parliamentary Network Politics

Hanoi hosts meeting of APF Women’s Parliamentary Network

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan attended the opening session for both meetings of the Francophone Parliamentary Assembly (APF)’s Women’s Parliamentary Network and the APF Education, Communication and Cultural Affairs Committee in Hanoi on February 26.
Chinese group eyes factory in Bac Giang Business

Chinese group eyes factory in Bac Giang

The Lenovo Group from China has expressed its desire to develop a computer component manufacturing factory in the northern province of Bac Giang during a recent meeting with local authorities.
CPTPP officially comes into force in Vietnam Business

CPTPP officially comes into force in Vietnam

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) officially came into force in Vietnam on January 14, promising to open up opportunities for many industries to boost exports, but also posing challenges for businesses which require them to devise long-term strategies to increase their competitiveness in the global market.