Topics: Post-pandemic recovery

RCEP commitments help establish large e-commerce space in Asia: Deputy Minister Business

RCEP commitments help establish large e-commerce space in Asia: Deputy Minister

The implementation of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)’s e-commerce commitments will help establish a large e-commerce space based on internationally accepted standards with the participation of big economies who are advanced in e-commerce, according to Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh.
Seafood exporters face challenging second half of 2022: conference Business

Seafood exporters face challenging second half of 2022: conference

Seafood exporters in Vietnam may find the second half of 2022 a challenging period compared to the first due to slowing global economic growth, despite a successful first half of the year, according to a conference held by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.
Scientist honoured with L’Oréal-UNESCO International Rising Talent Award Society

Scientist honoured with L’Oréal-UNESCO International Rising Talent Award

The Jury of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) and the L’Oréal Foundation on June 22 presented the L’Oréal-UNESCO International Rising Talent Award in 2022 to Dr. Ho Thi Thanh Van, a chemicals scientist who is working at the Ho Chi Minh City University of Natural Resources and Environment.
Large room for Vietnam, Germany to boost cooperation: parliamentarian Politics

Large room for Vietnam, Germany to boost cooperation: parliamentarian

Vietnamese Ambassador to Germany Vu Quang Minh on June 22 had a working session with Parliamentarian Andreas Scheuer, President of the Asian Bridge Initiative programme, on prospects for strengthening cooperation between Vietnam and the European Union (EU) in general, and Germany in particular.
Vietnam, RoK seek to foster cooperation in MICE tourism Business

Vietnam, RoK seek to foster cooperation in MICE tourism

The Korea Tourism Organisation (KTO) in Vietnam held an event on June 22 to set up connections with Vietnamese travel management agencies and businesses to promote the growth of MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions, and Exhibitions) tourism after COVID-19 is put under control.
Vietnam welcomes RoK firms’ investment expansion: Deputy PM Business

Vietnam welcomes RoK firms’ investment expansion: Deputy PM

The Vietnamese Government is willing to create favourable conditions for foreign enterprises, including those from the Republic of Korea (RoK), to expand investment and business in Vietnam, Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh told Chairman of Daewoo E&C Group Jung Won-ju.
Party Inspection Commission disciplines individuals, collectives Politics

Party Inspection Commission disciplines individuals, collectives

The Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission issued a disciplinary warning against the Standing Board of the Party Committee of the Vietnam National Coal – Mineral Industries Group (Vinacomin) for the 2015-2020 and 2020-2025 tenures, during its 16th meeting that took place from June 20-22.
Man jailed for abusing freedom, democratic rights Society

Man jailed for abusing freedom, democratic rights

The People’s Court of Ham Tan district in the south central province of Binh Thuan sentenced a man to three years in prison on June 22 for “abusing the rights to freedom and democracy to violate the interests of the State, and the rights and legitimate interests of organisations and individuals” under Article 331 of the 2017 Penal Code.
UOB maintains Vietnam’s GDP growth forecast at 6.5 percent Business

UOB maintains Vietnam’s GDP growth forecast at 6.5 percent

The Singapore-based United Overseas Bank (UOB) has maintained its forecast for Vietnam’s GDP growth at 6.5 percent and core inflation rate at 3.7 percent of core inflation rate in 2022, but predicted that inflation may reach 5 percent in 2023 due to multiple risks and challenges.