Mekong Delta need for trained workers Society

Mekong Delta need for trained workers

The Mekong Delta has not been able to meet its demand for high-quality human resources to achieve socio-economic development despite some improvement, according to experts.
Timor-Leste seeks tourism investments World

Timor-Leste seeks tourism investments

Timor-Leste’s Prime Minister Rui Maria de Araujo is calling for foreign investment in tourism to boost its contributions to the economy alongside agriculture and oil and gas industries.
MoU signed on developing competitive electricity market Business

MoU signed on developing competitive electricity market

The Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam (ERAV) and the US Bureau of Energy Resources (ENR) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on providing technical support to develop the competitive electricity market in Vietnam on May 7 in Hanoi.
President urges accelerating growth model renovation Politics

President urges accelerating growth model renovation

President Truong Tan Sang has stressed the need to accelerate reforms, renovate growth models and facilitate economic restructuring to increase the competitiveness of the economy, boost rapid and sustainable development, and successfully implement industrialisation and modernisation initiatives.
President urges accelerating growth model renovation Politics

President urges accelerating growth model renovation

President Truong Tan Sang has stressed the need to accelerate reforms, renovate growth models and facilitate economic restructuring to increase the competitiveness of the economy, boost rapid and sustainable development, and successfully implement industrialisation and modernisation initiatives.

The State leader made the statement in an interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency on the threshold of the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).
Vietnam ready for ASEAN economic community Business

Vietnam ready for ASEAN economic community

Vietnam is now ready for the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), due to be formed at the end of 2015, experts said at a seminar held by the Central Institute of Economics Management (CIEM) on December 12 in Hanoi.
Bac Giang wakes up tourism potential Society

Bac Giang wakes up tourism potential

Located 50km north of Hanoi, Bac Giang province is considered to be well-suited to develop tourism, especially due to its good transport connections, including road, railway and waterway infrastructure.
Environment

Barriers to natural disaster adaptation in mountainous region

The mountainous region, which accounts for three quarters of the country’s total land area, benefitted from numerous initiatives to reduce the risks of natural disaster, be it from the Party and State or national and international organisations over the past three decades.
Politics

Public service satisfaction to be measured

The Ministry of Home Affairs has developed the Satisfaction Index of Public Administration Services to measure satisfaction with public services, Deputy Minister Nguyen Tien Dinh has said.
Lao Cai asked to focus on infrastructure building Politics

Lao Cai asked to focus on infrastructure building

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has emphasised the need for the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai to focus on building infrastructure system, especially in transportation, in order to boost its socio-economic development.