Vietnam remains attractive for investment in 2019: insider Business

Vietnam remains attractive for investment in 2019: insider

Vietnam will remain an attractive investment destination in 2019, though impacts of the US-China trade tension that triggered a downturn in global stock markets in 2018 will not end soon, said Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of VinaCapital Andy Ho.
Vietnam remains attractive for investment in 2019: insider Business

Vietnam remains attractive for investment in 2019: insider

Vietnam will remain an attractive investment destination in 2019, though impacts of the US-China trade tension that triggered a downturn in global stock markets in 2018 will not end soon, said Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of VinaCapital Andy Ho.
Growth targets for 2019 feasible: Experts Business

Growth targets for 2019 feasible: Experts

Experts say the target growth rate of 6.6 to 6.8% for 2019 set by the National Assembly is feasible. They also said the GDP target was likely to be surpassed due to opportunities from the US-China tra
Economic growth could reach 6.9 percent in 2019: VEPR Business

Economic growth could reach 6.9 percent in 2019: VEPR

Vietnam’s economic growth could reach 6.9 percent in 2019, an increase of 0.1 percent compared to the 2019 socio-economic development plan adopted by the National Assembly, in the context that Vietnam is benefiting from the US-China trade tension
Vietnam’s labour commitments to CPTPP, EVFTA discussed Society

Vietnam’s labour commitments to CPTPP, EVFTA discussed

Joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) offers Vietnam an opportunity to modernise its labour laws and improve labour quality and productivity, heard a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on December 4.
Labour minister clarifies guest worker issues at NA session Society

Labour minister clarifies guest worker issues at NA session

Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) Dao Ngoc Dung made clear a number of issues raised by National Assembly (NA) deputies on measures to ensure rights and interests of Vietnamese workers abroad and enhance labour quality during the Q&A session as part of the NA’s fifth meeting on June 5.
Detailed tourism reform needed Travel

Detailed tourism reform needed

A “very detailed” restructuring plan is needed to resolve prominent problems in the tourism sector, says Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam.
Mekong countries, RoK step up cooperation World

Mekong countries, RoK step up cooperation

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ha Kim Ngoc has affirmed that Vietnam attaches importance to cooperation between Mekong countries and the Republic of Korea (RoK).
Household firms fear red tape Business

Household firms fear red tape

The Government should create the best possible conditions, including easing tax procedures, to encourage household businesses to expand into companies.