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External activities help boost localities’ growth

Politics

External activities help boost localities’ growth

External affairs have played an important role in socio-economic development, investment attraction and international integration of localities, agreed participants at the 19th National Conference on External Affairs that took place in Hanoi on August 12.

Netherlands to help Vietnam with smart city development

Society

Netherlands to help Vietnam with smart city development

Vietnam is pushing on ambitious plans to develop smart cities towards green and sustainable growth with the assistance of the Netherlands, heard a seminar jointly held by the Ministry of Construction and the Dutch Embassy in Vietnam in Hanoi on March 29.

APEC 2017: Delegates laud Vietnam’s financial cooperation initiatives

World

APEC 2017: Delegates laud Vietnam’s financial cooperation initiatives

International delegates attending the APEC Finance and Central Bank Deputies’ Meeting (FCBDM) spoke highly of four priorities for APEC cooperation initiated by Vietnam in 2017, including Long-term Investment in Infrastructure, Base Erosion and Profit Shifting, Disaster Risk Financing and Insurance and Financial Inclusion.

RoK sets up business support centre in Indonesia

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RoK sets up business support centre in Indonesia

The Republic of Korea has established a support center for businesses operating in Jakarta, Indonesia, to serve as a help desk on the bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) with the Southeast Asian country, Yonhap reported.

Vietfish 2017 kicks off in HCM City

Business

Vietfish 2017 kicks off in HCM City

The 2017 Vietnam Fisheries International Exhibition (Vietfish) opened at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on August 29 with seafood producers and exporters from 15 countries in attendance.

Thailand steps up support for SMEs

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Thailand steps up support for SMEs

Small- and medium-sized enterprises of Thailand contributed five percent of the nation’s gross domestic products (GDP) in the first quarter of this year, up 3.2 percent year on year.