WB education projects prove effective in Vietnam Society

WB education projects prove effective in Vietnam

Many projects on education and training funded by the World Bank (WB) have reported good results, affirmed Minister of Education and Training Nguyen Kim Son during his recent working session with Cristian Aedo, Practice Manager for the Global Practice Education in South Asia at the WB.
Bac Giang to build criteria to select investment Business

Bac Giang to build criteria to select investment

The People’s Council of the northern province of Bac Giang has asked the provincial People’s Committee to study and build a set of criteria to select investment projects, based on the outcomes of the council’s inspection of law enforcement in attracting investment into local industrial parks (IPs) and industrial clusters during 2018-2022.
Number of new enterprises in Ca Mau surges Business

Number of new enterprises in Ca Mau surges

So far this year, the southernmost province of Ca Mau has had 356 newly-established enterprises with a total registered capital of 7.2 trillion VND (307.68 million USD), up 50% in the number of firms, and fivefold in capital year-on-year.
Vietnam, Thailand look to beef up ties Politics

Vietnam, Thailand look to beef up ties

Acting Permanent Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Thailand Sarun Charoensuwan has suggested Vietnam and his country work together to further promote two-way trade, towards reaching the goal of 25 billion USD by 2025.
Bac Giang improves livelihood of ethnic minority people Society

Bac Giang improves livelihood of ethnic minority people

The northeastern province of Bac Giang will strive to well implement policies related to ethnic affairs and improve the livelihood of the people in mountainous areas and ethnic minorities in the locality, according to Vi Thanh Quyen, head of the provincial Committee for Ethnic Affairs.
PetroVietnam’s revenue hits over 27.1 billion USD in 2021 Business

PetroVietnam’s revenue hits over 27.1 billion USD in 2021

The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) reported that it had met its revenue target in 2021 two months ahead of schedule, generating 620.2 trillion VND (over 27.1 billion USD), surpassing the yearly plan by 26.4 percent, and up 28 percent year-on-year.
 Vinh Phuc attracts 86 projects worth 1.7 billion USD Business

Vinh Phuc attracts 86 projects worth 1.7 billion USD

The northern province of Vinh Phuc attracted 32 domestic investment projects with 16.4 trillion VND (723.3 million USD) in total capital and 54 foreign-invested ones worth totaling 994 million USD as of October 2021, up 110.2 percent and 122.7 percent year-on-year, respectively.
Bac Giang selectively attracts investment projects Business

Bac Giang selectively attracts investment projects

The northern province of Bac Giang will be more selective in attracting investment projects, with a focus on high-tech, large-scale projects and those that would churn out competitive products, join the global value chain and significantly contribute to the state budget and social welfare, a local official has said.