Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh will pay an official visit to the Republic of Korea (RoK) from December 19-21 at the invitation of Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha.
The business community will define the future of the Vietnamese economy in the coming decades and serve as an important driving force to achieve prosperity, stated Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the 2017 Vietnam Business Forum (VBF)’s year-end session in Hanoi on December 12.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Airlines was named as the ‘World’s Leading Cultural Airline’ and ‘World Leading Airline – Premium Economy Class’ at the Grand Final 2017 awards ceremony on December 11 by the World Travel Awards 2017.
An educational cooperation agreement between Vietnam and Ireland will have a significant impact on the quality of Vietnam’s education system and a positive effect for its economy, said Mark Ashwill, Managing Director of Capstone Vietnam – a human resource development company.
The People’s Council of the central province of Khanh Hoa adopted a resolution approving a project establishing Bac Van Phong (Northern Van Phong) special administrative-economic unit during its fifth session on December 7.
An ASEAN-India Workshop themed “Blue Economy: From Concept to Action” is taking place in Nha Trang city of central Khanh Hoa province from November 24-25.
China’s Yunnan province has a lot of potential to expand cooperation with Hanoi in various spheres, said Permanent Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Council Nguyen Ngoc Tuan.
The government has forecast that the Thai economy will grow by four percent next year, with the latest economic confidence index continuing to rise.
The Government will not raise public debt ceiling in order to ensure debt payment capacity and balance the national financial system, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue during the hearing session of the 14th National Assembly’s fourth sitting on November 16.
The Vietnamese economy urgently needs to find new drivers for growth in the period from 2018-20 to achieve rapid but sustainable development, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said at a conference held by the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences in Hanoi on November 15.
A scientific seminar on driving forces of the Vietnamese economy took place in Hanoi on November 15, attracting domestic and foreign experts.
The fierce opposition by traditional taxi firms to Uber and Grab, the uncertainty of state management of bitcoins, and the number of Vietnamese starting up businesses in Singapore all show that it is necessary to amend the legal framework in the context of the digital economy.
The increasing number of newly-established firms in the southern region in recent years has demonstrated their stronger confidence in Party and State policies designed to support the development of the private economy.
VOV.VN - The General Statistics Office reports that Vietnam’s GDP in the third quarter increased 7.46%, a record high in recent decades. With the current growth rate, Vietnam will likely realize its annual growth target of 6.7%.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Government has urged ministries, agencies and localities to take drastic actions to complete targets and tasks for 2017.
The 12th Party Central Committee wrapped up its sixth session in Hanoi on October 11 after seven working days in a serious, democratic and responsible manner.