Development partners have committed to maintaining their assistance level to Vietnam in 2014 as that pledged in 2013, although the country has risen to middle-income status, Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh has said.
Vietnamese students have performed well in the latest Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) survey conducted by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
(VOV) - Hanoi launched The National Action Month on Population campaign on December 4, with the theme “An Ageing population-Challenges in looking after the elderly.”
(VOV) - Vietnamese small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are lacking information on ASEAN market opportunities of the Free Trade Agreements (FTAs).
Foreign businesses, including those from Finland, will enjoy a number of preferential treatments when they invest in the Mekong delta city of Can Tho.
The Vietnam Development Partnership Forum will be held in Hanoi on December 5 to discuss how to build new partnerships for sustainable, competitive and comprehensive growth in Vietnam.
(VOV) - It is imperative to strictly control market prices to ensure balanced supply and demand of goods as the traditional lunar New Year festival (Tet) nears.
(VOV) - Vietnam report 2013 reveals the banking and telecoms sectors remain the greatest tax contributors in this year's list of 1,000 largest corporate income tax payers in Vietnam (V1000), making up 23.4% and 16.7% respectively of all tax.
(VOV) - Foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) will continue seeking financial and technical assistance to support Vietnam’s development projects, especially in poverty reduction and sustainable development.
The Vietnam Cashew Association inked three memoranda of understanding with its African partners at a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on November 28.
(VOV) - The World Bank (WB) Board of Executive Directors on November 28 approved a US$25 million credit to Vietnam to help Vietnam better manage trans-boundary water resources and climate risks.
(VOV) - The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) will provide US$33 million in preferential loans under the sustainable rural development project for the poor in Ha Tinh and Quang Binh provinces.
(VOV) - Nearly 100 domestic and foreign experts shared experience in drawing up and implementing a new growth strategy in Vietnam.
(VOV) - Development partners will continue to help Vietnam achieve its development targets in the coming years, affirmed by Tomoyuki Kimuara, Country Director of Asian Development Bank (ADB) at the 7th Aid Effectiveness Forum (AEF) in Hanoi on November 26.
(VOV) - The government of Vietnam will continue finalising policy and improving its business environment to turn the Mekong Delta into a reliable investment destination.