Vietnam urged to tap wind power potential Society

Vietnam urged to tap wind power potential

Vietnam has great potential for developing wind power but big initial investment, technical complexity and a lack of quality technicians are deterring the development of the sector.
SME foundation to provide support to startups Business

SME foundation to provide support to startups

The Government’s Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprise Development Foundation (SMEDF) could provide support to startups in the form of venture capital and crowd funding, according to a draft decision.
Hanoi to divest from 96 SOEs Business

Hanoi to divest from 96 SOEs

The Hanoi People’s Committee will divest from 96 State-owned enterprises (SOEs) located in the city from 2016-20, according to a city government decision.
Nation needs proper policies for start-ups Business

Nation needs proper policies for start-ups

Vietnam is paying special attention to business development, with the government promoting start-up movements so that nationwide businesses will double to a million within the next five years.
Dual-purpose bikes clean canal Environment

Dual-purpose bikes clean canal

Residents living near the polluted Nhieu Loc–Thi Nghe Canal are performing a public service as they take turns spinning the wheels of a bicycle system designed to clean the canal’s dirty water.
ICDs need better transport links: official Business

ICDs need better transport links: official

Nguyen Xuan Sang, Director of the Ministry of Transport’s Marine Department spoke with Thoi bao Kinh te Vietnam (Vietnam Economics Times) about the inland container depot system in Vietnam.