Politics

Vietnam, Cambodia cement legislative ties

Vietnam and Cambodia have exchanged delegations at all levels to share legislative and inspection experiences as well as supported each other at multilateral forums, noted National Assembly Vice Chairman Huynh Ngoc Son.
WB pledges to assist VN in SOE restructuring Business

WB pledges to assist VN in SOE restructuring

The World Bank will provide technical and financial assistance to help restructure State-owned groups and corporations in Vietnam under the project on restructuring State-owned Enterprises (SOE).
Business

Vietnam, Japan cooperate in finance

Vietnam has urged Japan through its cooperative agency, JICA, to support the Finance Ministry in implementing a number of programmes such as the tax management (phase III) and electronic customs projects.
PM Dung elected to defence and security council Politics

PM Dung elected to defence and security council

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung was elected as Vice Chairman of the National Defence and Security Council, with 97.2 percent of votes at the 11 th working day of the 13 th National Assembly’s first session on August 3.
Business

Once-promising IT industry languishes

Despite its huge potential, the software industry has failed to develop as rapidly as it could have.

Vietnam has also become an important global provider of software services, its growth in the last few years has remained far short of potential.

There is huge demand for software products and services, particularly in public administration and industry.