Top legislator calls for Chinese investments to technology Politics

Top legislator calls for Chinese investments to technology

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan received leaders of several major Chinese technology and telecoms corporations in Beijing on July 11, during which she underlined Vietnam’s policy of attracting foreign investors in digital technology.
Foreign banks expand operations in Vietnam Business

Foreign banks expand operations in Vietnam

Foreign banks in Vietnam have been expanding their transaction networks and increasing their charter capital in a bid to increase market share, especially in the retail banking sector.
Aquaculture centre to be formed in Can Tho Business

Aquaculture centre to be formed in Can Tho

The Mekong Delta region will have a centre for aquaculture in Can Tho city and a fishery centre in Kien Giang province, according to the national master plan for aquaculture development.
Party Organisation congresses a success Politics

Party Organisation congresses a success

All 68 Party Organisations under the Party Central Committee’s management nationwide have decided on socio-economic development orientations and strategies for 2015-2020.
Japanese PM vows to support Vietnam’s development Politics

Japanese PM vows to support Vietnam’s development

Japan treasures its ties with Vietnam and will continue its cooperation and assistance for Vietnam’s development, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stated while receiving Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh in Tokyo on May 21.
Business

Vietnamese firms lack funds for technological upgrades

Experts urged the Government to craft policies that encourage technology transfer among companies in order to enhance the added value of their products.

A report of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM), Institute of Labour Science and Social Affairs and University of Copenhagen revealed that Vietnamese companies were aware of the benefits of investing in technology but were hindered from doing so by financial difficulties.
Society

Business chamber grants awards to 100 entrepreneurs

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) held a ceremony on Oct.9 to grant Thanh Giong awards to 100 honourable entrepreneurs, who have made outstanding achievements in production and business whilst creating many jobs.