Cultural identities help PetroVietnam sail through difficulties Business

Cultural identities help PetroVietnam sail through difficulties

Harmonious economic and cultural development is the key to the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam)'s sustainable growth strategy, constituting its inner strength and brand as well as affirming its position as a strong locomotive and a pioneer in the national economy.
Agro-forestry-fisheries export hits 35.5 bln USD in nine months Business

Agro-forestry-fisheries export hits 35.5 bln USD in nine months

The agricultural sector remained a pillar of the country’s economy, bringing in 35.5 billion USD from the export of agro-forestry-fishery products in the fist nine months of this year, a 17.7 percent increase compared to the same period in 2020, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Former TISCO leader faces up to 11 years in jail Society

Former TISCO leader faces up to 11 years in jail

A prison term of 10-11 years has been proposed for Tran Trong Mung, former General Director of the Thai Nguyen Iron and Steel JSC (TISCO), with the main role in wrongdoings at the company, during the ongoing first-instance trial held by the Hanoi People’s Court.
EVIPA to help Vietnam boost EU investment Business

EVIPA to help Vietnam boost EU investment

The EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) is expected to create a favourable environment for Vietnam to attract further investment in fields where the EU holds strengths, such as finance, telecommunications, transport, distribution, processing, hi-tech manufacturing, and clean and renewable energy.
Indonesia disburses 3.7 billion USD to support 12 SOEs World

Indonesia disburses 3.7 billion USD to support 12 SOEs

The Indonesian government has decided to spend 52.5 trillion Rp (about 3.7 billion USD) to help 12 state-owned enterprises (SOEs) resume their post-pandemic operations, towards reviving the national economy, said Finance Minister Sri Mulyani on June 3.
Indonesia adds four more days to 2020 public holidays World

Indonesia adds four more days to 2020 public holidays

Administrative and Bureaucratic Reform (PANRB Ministry) Minister Tjahjo Kumolo, Manpower Minister Ida Fauziyah, and Religious Affairs Minister Fachrul Razi have signed a joint decree regarding national holidays and collective leave in 2020.
Vietnam braces for economic effects of COVID-19 Business

Vietnam braces for economic effects of COVID-19

Vietnam will optimise external resources to spur national economy as the impact of the outbreak of acute respiratory disease caused by a new coronavirus (COVID-19) on foreign investment flows into the country is visible, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).