Mekong countries emphasise infrastructure connectivity Business

Mekong countries emphasise infrastructure connectivity

Countries in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) should enhance their economic and infrastructure connectivity to promote economic development in the sub-region, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Dang Huy Dong said at a forum on September 19.
WB launches country partnership framework for Vietnam Business

WB launches country partnership framework for Vietnam

The World Bank (WB) Vietnam launched on September 14 the Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for Vietnam for the 2017-2022 period, which aims to support the realisation of the targets set in the country’s socio-economic development plan for 2016-2021.
Mekong Delta sustainable development conversion model to be discussed Politics

Mekong Delta sustainable development conversion model to be discussed

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a working session with relevant ministries, branches and agencies on September 5 to direct meticulous preparations for an upcoming conference that looks to shape a sustainable development transformation model for the Mekong Delta to adapt to climate change.
Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam NA committees strengthen cooperation Politics

Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam NA committees strengthen cooperation

The Committees for Foreign Affairs of the National Assemblies of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam (CLV) have pledged to strengthen coordination to increase the role of the legislatures in implementing agreements and development initiatives signed by the three countries’ governments based on the trilateral traditional friendship and cooperation.
Vietnam responds to World Breastfeeding Week 2017 Health

Vietnam responds to World Breastfeeding Week 2017

The Vietnam National Institute of Nutrition, the Alive and Thrive project and the Hanoi University of Technology launched an online training programme on child care to respond to the World Breastfeeding Week 2017 that runs from August 1-7.
German Counsellor hails Vietnam as active member of NDC Partnership Politics

German Counsellor hails Vietnam as active member of NDC Partnership

Development Counsellor of the German Embassy in Vietnam Martin Hoppe has applauded Vietnam as an active member of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) Partnership, a coalition of countries and institutions working to achieve the ambitious climate goals under the Paris Agreement.
Vietnam to host regional audit institution congress Politics

Vietnam to host regional audit institution congress

The Vietnam State Audit will host the 14th congress of the Asian Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI) in September 2018, with major events held in four days, heard a press conference in Hanoi on March 31.