Indonesia’s foreign debts hit 408.6 bln USD World

Indonesia’s foreign debts hit 408.6 bln USD

Indonesia’s foreign debts in the second quarter of 2020 were recorded at 408.6 billion USD, consisting of debts of the public and private sectors, according to the Bank of Indonesia (BI).
Workers urged to strive to adapt to smart businesses Business

Workers urged to strive to adapt to smart businesses

Amid its intensive integration into the world, Vietnam is becoming a magnet for new-generation foreign direct investment (FDI). A more competitive economy will create momentum for promoting markets, including the labour market which is witnessing swift changes.
HCM City told to focus efforts on transport Society

HCM City told to focus efforts on transport

Transit-oriented development (TOD) is a strategic solution that could help Ho Chi Minh City address its current challenges and develop a sustainable transport network, which would help create a smart and liveable city, said the director of the municipal Department of Transport, Tran Quang Lam.
US companies in agriculture to visit Cambodia World

US companies in agriculture to visit Cambodia

A mission of major US companies in agriculture will visit Cambodia in February 2020 to seek investment opportunities in agriculture and agro-industry, US Ambassador to Cambodia W. Patrick Murphy has told Minister of Agriculture Veng Sakhon.
Digital payments to bring Da Nang 72 million USD Business

Digital payments to bring Da Nang 72 million USD

Increased use of digital payments has the potential to add 72 million USD annually to central Da Nang city’s economy, according to the latest study from Visa, “Cashless Cities: Realising the Benefits of Digital Payments".
Vietnam Industry White Paper 2019 released  Business

Vietnam Industry White Paper 2019 released

The Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s Industry Agency and the UN Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) on October 22 released the Vietnam Industry White Paper 2019.
PM urges greater efforts to complete yearly targets Politics

PM urges greater efforts to complete yearly targets

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 2 called for greater efforts in the last three months of 2019 to complete the yearly targets, thus creating the premise for 2020 when Party congresses at all levels will be organised, towards the 13th National Party Congress.