Ministry to help big cities achieve breakthrough growth Business

Ministry to help big cities achieve breakthrough growth

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) will work harder to give a boost to the country’s economic locomotives, especially Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, and four key economic regions to achieve breakthrough growth in 2019, Minister Nguyen Chi Dung has said.
All opportunities should be grasped: minister Business

All opportunities should be grasped: minister

Optimising all opportunities, even the smallest, to create development breakthroughs is one of the central tasks set for the Ministry of Planning and Investment in 2019, Minister Nguyen Chi Dung has said.
Agricultural sector’s 2019 GDP hoped to grow 3 percent Business

Agricultural sector’s 2019 GDP hoped to grow 3 percent

The GDP and production value of the agricultural sector is hoped to expand over 3 percent and over 3.11 percent respectively in 2019, heard a teleconference on January 3, which was held to review the sector’sachievements during 2018.
Agricultural sector speeds up restructuring, growth model reform Business

Agricultural sector speeds up restructuring, growth model reform

The agricultural sector is focusing on stepping up restructuring associated with growth model reform and new-style rural area building in order to effectively carry out the Government’s resolution on major tasks and measures to implement the 2019 socio-economic development plan and State budget estimates.
APEC should uphold role in regional, global connectivity: PM Politics

APEC should uphold role in regional, global connectivity: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum to carry forward its role in driving regional and global connectivity while addressing a working session within the 26th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting on November 18.
Deputy PM instructs preparations for WEF ASEAN Politics

Deputy PM instructs preparations for WEF ASEAN

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh has asked relevant ministries, agencies, and localities to promptly complete preparations for the World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN) slated for September 11-13 in Hanoi.
Da Nang focuses on developing high-tech park Sci-Tech

Da Nang focuses on developing high-tech park

The central city of Da Nang is collecting opinions from domestic and foreign managers and experts to develop a high-tech park which operates based on information-technology (IT) and well trained personnel.
New momentum for economic growth needed: PM Business

New momentum for economic growth needed: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has tasked the national steering committee on economic restructuring and growth model reform with seeking ways to create new momentum for the national economy.
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. ​
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.
Symposium on building smart cities in Vietnam Society

Symposium on building smart cities in Vietnam

Establishing smart cities will make urban areas better places to live and work due to their economic, social and environmental aspects, Minister of Information and Communication Nguyen Minh Hong said at a symposium in Hanoi on May 18.