ASEAN, US finance, central bank deputies’ meeting held ASEAN

ASEAN, US finance, central bank deputies’ meeting held

Deputy ministers of finance and deputy governors of central banks in ASEAN and the US gathered together at an online meeting on October 1, held as part of the ASEAN Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors’ Meeting hosted by Vietnam.
PM receives Japanese firm’s chairman Politics

PM receives Japanese firm’s chairman

Vietnam always creates favourable conditions for foreign investors, including those with financial potential and modern management strength from Japan and the Republic of Korea, to do business in the country, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
PM concludes visit to attend WEF Davos 2019 Politics

PM concludes visit to attend WEF Davos 2019

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc left Davos, Switzerland, on January 25 afternoon (local time), wrapping up his four-day visit to attend the annual conference of the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2019.
Deputy PM meets WEF ASEAN 2018 sponsors Politics

Deputy PM meets WEF ASEAN 2018 sponsors

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on September 4 met representatives from businesses sponsoring the World Economic Forum on ASEAN 2018 (WEF ASEAN) slated for September 11-13 in Hanoi.
Vietnam needs more ADB funding for private sector Business

Vietnam needs more ADB funding for private sector

Deputy governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Dao Minh Tu speaks to Vietnam News Agency's English-language newspaper Viet Nam News about these issues on the sideline of the recent ADB 51st Annual Meeting in Manila, the Philippines
Planner suggests ’twin city’ model for HCM City Society

Planner suggests ’twin city’ model for HCM City

Ho Chi Minh City should develop a “twin city” model, which would divide the metropolis into two urban areas, a western and an eastern one, to allow each part to properly develop, said Dr Vo Kim Cuong, former deputy chief architect of HCM City.
WB President backs Indonesia’s tax reform World

WB President backs Indonesia’s tax reform

President of the WB Group, Jim Yong Kim, has expressed his support to the Indonesian government’s plan on tax reform in an effort to increase the state budget, reported Antara News Agency.
Few technologies applied in agriculture Society

Few technologies applied in agriculture

A mere 3.3 percent of agricultural businesses nationwide are investing in technological development, as heard at a conference held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 24.
ASEAN launches fund to upgrade infrastructure ASEAN

ASEAN launches fund to upgrade infrastructure

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) officially launched its largest financing initiative, the ASEAN Infrastructure Fund (AIF), on May 3 in the Filipino capital Manila , on the sidelines of the ASEAN Development Bank’s (ADB) 45 th Annual Meeting.