Tag: "core"

US issues preliminary ruling on VN steel

US issues preliminary ruling on VN steel

The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has announced preliminary affirmative rulings on corrosion-resistant steel (CORE) and certain cold-rolled steel flat products imported from Vietnam and produced from substrate originating in China.

Hacker threat looms above finance-banking sector

Hacker threat looms above finance-banking sector

The recent hacking accident at national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines rang the alarm for the local banking system, as many of its members have been keeping expenditure to modernize their Core Banking system to a minimum.

Government again urges state firms to speed up privatization

Government again urges state firms to speed up privatization

The managements of state-owned enterprises that fail to privatize and divest from non-core businesses as ordered this year face "strict" action, a government committee on the restructuring of SOEs said at a recent meeting in Hanoi.

Commando recalls sinking of US aircraft carrier

Commando recalls sinking of US aircraft carrier

Seventy-nine-year-old former Vietnamese commando Lam Son Nao still feels uncomfortable whenever he thinks about the moment he tried to recover 84 kilos of explosives that had been left near the USNS Core aircraft carrier.

Laos-Vietnam bank operates efficiently

Laos-Vietnam bank operates efficiently

(VOV) -Since its inception 15 years ago, the Laos-Vietnam Joint Venture Bank (LVB) has achieved an annual impressive growth rate of more than 30%, becoming one of the most successful banks in Laos.

Inspectors to get tough on corruption

Inspectors to get tough on corruption

(VOV) - The Government is committed to clamping down on corruption and strengthening the organisation and prosecution of big time cases in its bid to restore people’s trust.

HSBC lowers 2013 Vietnam forecast

HSBC lowers 2013 Vietnam forecast

(VOV) - HSBC’s monthly report predicts Vietnam’s GDP growth rate will only reach 5.1 percent in 2013, 0.4 percent lower than its previous forecast.

Telco titan told to focus on core business

The Ministry of Information and Communications has urged the country’s largest telco VNPT to focus on its core business and tap its potential to stay profitable in the increasingly competitive market.

Enormous investment needed in science-technology

Enormous investment needed in science-technology

It is estimated that the State needs to double its annual Investment in sci-tech research to meet national development requirements. The question is how to mobilise such a huge source of capital?