(VOV) -A Vietnamese delegation led by Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung joined the 19th ASEAN Finance Ministers' Meeting and the 11th ASEAN Central Bank Governors' Meeting that opened in Kuala Lampur on March 21.
The 25th Vietnam International Trade Fair (Vietnam Expo) will take place in Hanoi from April 15-18 with the participation of more than 600 exhibitors from 27 countries and territories worldwide.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung highlighted cooperation opportunities for stronger development of the Vietnam-Australia comprehensive partnership at a March 17 dialogue with Vietnamese and Australian businesses in Sydney as part of his ongoing visit to Australia.
Ho Chi Minh City is to continue playing its role as an engine of Vietnam’s growth and a nucleus of development in every aspect in the southern key economic zone, experts agreed at a March 6 workshop in the city.
(VOV) - Since 1993 the Rencontres du Vietnam (Meet Vietnam) science and education foundation has organised numerous international conferences aimed at helping young scientists establish contacts with international colleagues.
Realities show that the “ doi moi ” (renovation process) would not have come about in the absence of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV), whose sound leadership has successfully carried out the process.
(VOV) - The fifth Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival will take place March 9-12 at Buon Ma Thuot city in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak.
Several measures have been suggested by economic experts to help the banking sector reduce the non-performing loan (NPL) ratio to less than 3% in 2015, as required by the Government.
(VOV) - The General Statistics Office (GSO) reports the country’s GDP grew by 5.98% for calendar year 2014 – the highest growth rate since 2011.
(VOV)- Conditions for foreigners in Vietnam to buy and own houses have been loosened under the revised Law on Housing announced by the Presidential Office last week. The new regulations will help Vietnam attract more foreign currencies and stimulate the real estate market.
(VOV) - The Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) and the Finland Embassy in Vietnam co-hosted a ceremony launching the second phase of the Vietnam-Finland Innovation Programme in Hanoi on December 12.
(VOV) -Leading economists say it is essential to have a separate financial system that is not run by State-owned banks to insure lending is based on merit, reduce the risk of a banking liquidity crisis and to better manage the country’s foreign exchange position.
(VOV) - In a keynote address at the Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) in Hanoi on December 2 Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh revealed with confidence that economic growth for the year will reach 5.8%.
(VOV) - Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has applauded Russia as a primary important partner of Vietnam in a recent interview given to the Russian News Agency TASS in the run up to his Russia visit.
(VOV) - Logistical costs in Vietnam have been running triple that of the Republic of Korea (RoK) said Khuat Viet Hung, Vice Chairman of the National Traffic Safety Committee on November 13 at a seminar in Hanoi discussing measures to reduce them.