Party chief optimistic about national development in 2018 Politics

Party chief optimistic about national development in 2018

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has expressed his belief that with new momentum and under the sound leadership of the Party and the effective management of the State, the Party, people and army will overcome all challenges to build a prosperous country. ​
Innovation in medical education highlighted Society

Innovation in medical education highlighted

As Vietnam and its Southeast Asian neighbours integrate into the ASEAN bloc, which will require the free movement of health care workers and patients, there is an urgent need to update the country’s system of medical education including university curricula and approaches to teaching and learning, according to medical professors.
President addresses APEC 2017 CEO Summit Business

President addresses APEC 2017 CEO Summit

APEC’s overarching goal is to promote people– and business-centered development, stated President Dai Quang in his keynote speech delivered at the opening session of the APEC CEO Summit 2017 in Da Nang on Nov 8.
Vietnam seeks ways to engage more deeply in global value chains Business

Vietnam seeks ways to engage more deeply in global value chains

Vietnam has successfully integrated in several global value chains and can increase its added value by policy reforms and initiatives in the fields of transport, services, border procedures and regional integration, said Ousmane Dione, World Bank (WB) Country Director for Vietnam.
Firms demand specialised customs inspection reform Business

Firms demand specialised customs inspection reform

The Government’s Resolution 19 on improving the business climate and national competitiveness passed four years ago has helped improve the business environment significantly, but there remain shortcomings in its enforcement, especially in terms of specialised inspections at the customs sector.
Prime Minister urges Vinatex reform Business

Prime Minister urges Vinatex reform

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex) to undertake comprehensive reform to develop its production and business.