ADB helps Vietnam boost inclusive growth in secondary towns Business

ADB helps Vietnam boost inclusive growth in secondary towns

Agreements for the Second Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) Tourism Infrastructure for Inclusive Growth Project were signed on August 15 between the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the provincial People’s Committees of Hoa Binh, Nghe An, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue.
Ministry issues guidelines for smart city building Business

Ministry issues guidelines for smart city building

The ICT (information and communication technology) reference framework for the development of smart cities (version 1.0) has been issued by the Ministry of Information and Communications as a basis for localities and businesses to develop smart city projects.
Vietnam, France issue joint statement Politics

Vietnam, France issue joint statement

Vietnam and France issued a joint statement on the occasion of the official visit to France from March 25-27 made by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong at the invitation of French President Emannuel Macron.
Da Nang plans to develop urban area in sea Society

Da Nang plans to develop urban area in sea

The central city of Da Nang has asked the government to plan part of Da Nang Bay as an ‘urban area in the sea’, in an effort to meet the demands of a rising population and to attract tourism investment.
IT conference opens in Da Nang Sci-Tech

IT conference opens in Da Nang

The Vietnamese Government is actively implementing the Programme of Action to promote the application and development of information technology to meet the requirements of sustainable development.
Southern region needs better linkages Business

Southern region needs better linkages

The Southern Key Economic Zone needed better linkages and training for human resources, Deputy Head of Central Economic Commission Le Vinh Tan told a workshop at Vietnam National University – HCM City on October 23.
Environment

Experts discuss climate change

With around 75 percent of Vietnam's urban population living in low elevation coastal zones, many people will be affected by rising sea levels, experts have warned.
Business

Vinh Phuc tries to become more attractive to investors

Despite the sluggish global and domestic economy, Vinh Phuc province’s socio-economy has continued to prosper, especially in attracting investment. Many domestic as well as foreign investors have chosen the northern province as their investment destination. Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Phung Quang Hung spoke with the Vietnam Business Forum about the issue.