Workshop talks promoting cashless payment Business

Workshop talks promoting cashless payment

Policies and reality in building a cashless society in Vietnam was the theme of a workshop held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 11 by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) in coordination with the Ministry of Information and Communication and Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper.
Tien Giang province secures additional 5.4 trln VND in investment Business

Tien Giang province secures additional 5.4 trln VND in investment

The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang lured 5.4 trillion VND (233.7 million USD) in two projects in its industrial parks during January-February, or 19.65 times higher than the same time last year, according to deputy head of the provincial management board for industrial zones Nguyen Thanh Liem.
PM: industry-trade sector must speed up reform process Business

PM: industry-trade sector must speed up reform process

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 17 urged the industry and trade sector to continue speeding up reforms so as to surpass all targets set by the National Assembly, thus creating a long-term and firm foundation for national economic development.
Hanoi, Gold Coast leaders discuss bilateral ties Politics

Hanoi, Gold Coast leaders discuss bilateral ties

Mayor of the Australian city of Gold Coast Tom Tate and Chairman of the Hanoi City People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung discussed bilateral cooperation opportunities in culture, investment, trade and tourism during a working session in Hanoi on September 14.
PM asks for measures to improve Vietnam’s e-government index Society

PM asks for measures to improve Vietnam’s e-government index

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked ministries, sectors, and localities to focus on launching online public services effectively at level 3 and 4, as stated in Decision No.846/QD-TTg, dated June 9, 2017, and Decision No.877/QD-TTg, issued on July 18, 2018.
Industrial production expands 10.9 percent in seven months Business

Industrial production expands 10.9 percent in seven months

Vietnam saw strong growth in its industrial production index (IIP) in the first seven months of 2018 thanks to the expansion of many major economic sectors, especially processing and manufacturing, which recorded the highest expansion in the recent seven years.