First-ever GMS Business Summit opens in Hanoi Business

First-ever GMS Business Summit opens in Hanoi

The first-ever Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Business Summit opened in Hanoi on March 30 as part of the sixth GMS Summit (GMS-6) and the 10th Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Development Triangle Summit (CLV-10).
GMS delegates active in Hanoi Politics

GMS delegates active in Hanoi

Representatives from the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) began the second working day of the 6th GMS Summit and the 10th Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam (CLV) Summit in Hanoi on March 30 with a series of activities, focusing on crucial issues to the region.
Prime Minister: Mekong – River of cooperation and development Politics

Prime Minister: Mekong – River of cooperation and development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has written an article entitled “Mekong – the River of cooperation and development” ahead of the sixth Greater Mekong Sub-Region Summit (GMS-6) and the 10th Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Development Triangle Summit (CLV-10) scheduled for March 29-31 in Hanoi.
 PM requests best preparations for GMS-6, CLV-10 Politics

PM requests best preparations for GMS-6, CLV-10

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested the best preparations for the sixth Greater Mekong Sub-Region Summit (GMS-6) and the 10th Cambodia – Laos – Vietnam Development Triangle Summit (CLV-10)
Business Forum a highlight of GMS-6 Business

Business Forum a highlight of GMS-6

The first-ever Business Forum will be a highlight of the sixth Greater Mekong Sub-region Summit (GMS 6) to be held in Vietnam later this month, heard an international press conference in Hanoi on March 15.
Over 2.2 billion USD spent on national target programmes Society

Over 2.2 billion USD spent on national target programmes

As much as 51.7 trillion VND (2.25 billion USD) of the State budget was spent on implementing national target programmes in 2017, including 15.2 trillion VND (664.2 million USD) sourced from the central budget and 11 trillion VND (480.7 million) of investment capital for development.
ADB announces winners of instagram photo contest World

ADB announces winners of instagram photo contest

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today announced the winners of its Instagram photo contest, which was held to showcase the development progress in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the GMS programme.
Stigma hurts HIV diagnosis, treatment Health

Stigma hurts HIV diagnosis, treatment

As the HIV response is being integrated into the general healthcare system, raising awareness of healthcare workers is important in addressing discrimination and stigma.
Network formed to link agricultural development partners Business

Network formed to link agricultural development partners

A memorandum of understanding was signed on November 6 to form the Network of Agricultural Cooperative Development Partners (NETCOOP) to promote the development of agricultural cooperatives, sustainable economic growth and the prosperity of the agricultural sector in Vietnam.
Vietnam attends ASEM seminar on water resources management in Laos Environment

Vietnam attends ASEM seminar on water resources management in Laos

Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Ba Hung called on ASEM to take more specific and drastic actions to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the 21st Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 21) and the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction.
APEC 2017 Finance Ministers’ Meeting wraps up World

APEC 2017 Finance Ministers’ Meeting wraps up

The 24th APEC Finance Ministers’ Meeting – the most important event of the APEC Finance Ministers Process - closed in Hoi An ancient city in the central province of Quang Nam on October 21 after issuing a joint ministerial statement.
PM calls for foreign support for Mekong Delta development Politics

PM calls for foreign support for Mekong Delta development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with foreign diplomats in Vietnam attending the Conference on Sustainable and Climate-Resilient Development of the Mekong Delta in Can Tho city on September 27, calling for more support from foreign countries for the delta.