Vietnamese PM attends ASEAN+3 Summit in Bangkok ASEAN

Vietnamese PM attends ASEAN+3 Summit in Bangkok

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the 22ndASEAN Plus Three (China, Japan and the Republic of Korea) Summit in Bangkok, Thailand,on Nov 4 as part of the ongoing 35th ASEAN Summit and related summits.
Vietnam assisted to meet needs of aging population Society

Vietnam assisted to meet needs of aging population

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the World Bank (WB) on August 7 jointly launched a knowledge-sharing programme to assist policymakers in Vietnam with developing new models of care services for the elderly as Vietnam’s population is aging at a pace faster than any of its regional peers.
APEC workshop seeks to enhance digital literacy in women, girls Society

APEC workshop seeks to enhance digital literacy in women, girls

An Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) workshop was held in the northern province of Quang Ninh on April 12 to seek ways to advance inclusive development through enhancing women and girls’ digital literacy and related skills in the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
Seminar discusses world situation impacts on Vietnam Politics

Seminar discusses world situation impacts on Vietnam

The Party Central Committee’s Theoretical Council and the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences held a scientific seminar in Hanoi on March 29 discussing the world situation during 2011-2020, forecasts until 2030, impacts on Vietnam, and policy recommendations.
Public debt poses big risk to Vietnam Business

Public debt poses big risk to Vietnam

The state budget deficit, which regularly remains at a high level, and rising public debt are among the biggest macro-economic risks facing Vietnam, making it more difficult for the government to help the economy head towards growth, said Professor Tran Tho Dat, Principal of the National Economics University (NEU).