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More projects worth VND9 trillion invested in Quang Ngai

More projects worth VND9 trillion invested in Quang Ngai

VOV.VN - Provincial leaders have granted a decision on investment policy and investment registration certificates for 14 projects totally capitalised at over VND9,000 billion (including five FDI projects) in central Quang Ngai province.

Digital economy becoming vital: Deputy PM

Digital economy becoming vital: Deputy PM

VOV.VN - The digital economy is becoming ever more important to the global economy, said Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam at the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) investment forum that opened on Wednesday (October 18) in Hanoi.

Social media could give SMEs global reach: experts

Social media could give SMEs global reach: experts

Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), which make up 90 per cent of businesses in Vietnam, should take advantage of new marketing tools like social media to have access to global value chains, experts said at a meeting held on October 17 in HCM City.

Economic committee prepares reports for NA’s coming session

Economic committee prepares reports for NA’s coming session

The National Assembly (NA)’s Committee for Economic Affairs commenced a two-day meeting in Da Nang city on October 17 to prepare for verification reports to be submitted to the parliament’s fourth session, slated for later this month.

Vietnamese women contribute significantly to economy

Vietnamese women contribute significantly to economy

Vietnam has been growing at 6% plus over the past few years and this is indicative of the contributions of women to business and the economy, World Bank Country Director for Vietnam Ousmane Dione has said in a recent interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency.

Businesses face hurdles to enter global supply chain

Businesses face hurdles to enter global supply chain

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Industry and Trade held a seminar on Friday (October 6) in Hanoi to discuss policies to help Vietnamese businesses participate in the supply chain during the period of integration.

Bulgarian diplomat receives friendship insignia

Bulgarian diplomat receives friendship insignia

The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations has presented the “For peace and friendship among nations” insignia to outgoing Bulgarian Ambassador to Vietnam Evgueni Stoytchev for contributions to strengthening mutual understanding, friendship and cooperation between the two countries.

Vietnam’s economy accelerates in nine months

Vietnam’s economy accelerates in nine months

Vietnam’s economy witnessed positive changes in the first nine months of 2017 with growth increasing from quarter to quarter, according to Director General of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam.

Progress on special zones law to ease investment

Progress on special zones law to ease investment

The Department for Economic Zones Management of the Ministry of Planning and Investment is in the process of completing the draft Law on Special Administrative-Economic Units, with adjustments being made in terms of local operations, organisation, administration and foreign investment incentives.

APEC delegates highlight women empowerment

APEC delegates highlight women empowerment

Many delegates to the 2017 APEC Women and the Economy Forum in Vietnam’s central Hue city emphasised the need to eradicate biases against women and to empower them in order to boost development.

Macro economy rosy: national consultation council

Macro economy rosy: national consultation council

Macroeconomic indexes have experienced positive changes over the last nine months, showing the effectiveness of Vietnam’s financial and monetary policies, according to the National Financial and Monetary Policy Consultation Council.

Vietnamese economy continues to perform well

Vietnamese economy continues to perform well

Vietnam’s economy continues to perform well despite several setbacks, said the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in its Asian Development Outlook Update (ADOU) 2017 report launched in Hanoi on September 26.

Women’s participation in inclusive business crucial: official

Women’s participation in inclusive business crucial: official

It is crucial to mainstream women’s participation in Inclusive Business whether they are consumers, producers, workers and distributors, a Vietnamese official said, noting that APEC can benefit much from the initiative because women’s full potentials will be tapped.