Master plan aims to improve ethnic minorities’ lives Politics

Master plan aims to improve ethnic minorities’ lives

Members of the National Assembly Standing Committee on September 18 discussed a draft resolution approving a master plan on socio-economic development in ethnic and mountainous areas as well as regions with extreme difficult situation in the 2021-2025 period.​
Registered capital of new firms up 11.6 percent Business

Registered capital of new firms up 11.6 percent

Nearly 75,800 new enterprises were established nationwide in the first seven months of the year, with a total registered capital of 771 trillion VND, a year-on-year rise of 3.9 percent in the number of firms, and a 11.6-percent rise in terms of capital.
Ha Tinh takes lead in GRDP growth in H1 Business

Ha Tinh takes lead in GRDP growth in H1

Many localities has recorded high gross regional domestic product (GRDP) in the first six months of 2018, led by the central province of Ha Tinh with 32.94 percent, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Vietnam holds potential for swift breeding Business

Vietnam holds potential for swift breeding

Vietnam’s swift breeding industry has potential to compete with regional producers if it meets quality standards, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ministry Vu Van Tam said at a conference held recently in Ho Chi Minh City.
More efforts needed to cope with climate change Environment

More efforts needed to cope with climate change

Vietnam should calculate in advance damage caused by climate change as its effects have become more obvious and devastating in recent years, with changes in temperature and rainfall, sea level rises and extreme weather.
IFC assists Vietnam with sustainable agricultural production Business

IFC assists Vietnam with sustainable agricultural production

International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has invested 230 billion VND (approximately 10.2 million USD) in PAN Farm JSC to support the expansion of its seed business, which is suitable for local weather conditions in the Mekong Delta and the south central coastal regions.
Jetstar Pacific launches Quang Binh-Hai Phong service Travel

Jetstar Pacific launches Quang Binh-Hai Phong service

Jetstar Pacific commenced its low-cost service between the central province of Quang Binh and the northern port city of Hai Phong on April 29, offering more choices for passengers in the north central and northern coastal regions.