PM urges increased support for start-ups Business

PM urges increased support for start-ups

Innovative start-ups will enjoy financial support from the National Technology Innovation Foundation (NATIF) fund, according to a directive issued by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Vietnamese Embassy in Israel celebrates National Day Politics

Vietnamese Embassy in Israel celebrates National Day

The Embassy of Vietnam in Israel hosted a get-together in the coastal city of Tel Aviv on August 28 to celebrate the 73rd anniversary of Vietnam’s National Day (Sept. 2) and the 25th founding anniversary of Vietnam-Israel diplomatic ties (July 12).
Top 10 events that shaped Hanoi in 2017 Society

Top 10 events that shaped Hanoi in 2017

A seven-year-high growth rate, being listed among the world’s top 10 cities with fastest tourism growth and breakthroughs in administrative reforms were some of Hanoi’s achievements in 2017.
SDG Challenge 2017 competition names four winners Business

SDG Challenge 2017 competition names four winners

The United Nations Development Programme in Vietnam (UNDP) in collaboration with HATCH! VENTURES held a ceremony in Hanoi on December 19 to present awards to the top four teams of the SDG Challenge 2017, a competition to devise business solutions to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
HCM City calls for US’s support to build start-up ecosystem Politics

HCM City calls for US’s support to build start-up ecosystem

Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has called on the US to facilitate cooperation between the city and US partners to establish a start-up ecosystem, promote innovation, and develop smart city project and innovation centre in District 2, District 9 and Thu Duc district.
Private economy thrives in southern localities Business

Private economy thrives in southern localities

The increasing number of newly-established firms in the southern region in recent years has demonstrated their stronger confidence in Party and State policies designed to support the development of the private economy.