VOV.VN - 2017 saw the government’s drastic engagement in removing obstacles faced by enterprises with the adoption of a series of incentive policies and the Prime Minister’s resolute commitments. These efforts are aimed at securing 1 million efficient businesses by 2020.
Relevant organisations and agencies should join hands to create a safe internet environment for children, said Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Hong Lan.
The 2017 year-end session of the Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) opened in Hanoi on December 12.
VOV.VN - The annual Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) themed “VBF – 20 years contribution and towards socio-economic development goals by 2020” opened in Hanoi on December 12.
Expo-Russia Vietnam 2017, the second edition, is scheduled to take place at Melia Hanoi from December 13 to 15 with a view to promoting the two countries’ trade and economic ties and Russia’s export to Southeast Asia.
The private business sector in Vietnam is vital for the economy, however, obstacles and challenges remain, which can only be overcome through the combined efforts of policymakers and business leaders next year.
VOV.VN - Climate change and increasing greenhouse gas emission are challenging Mekong Delta provinces’ sustainable growth. In order to increase their resistance and ability to mitigate the impact of climate change, local provinces are promoting the Green Growth Strategy.
Swiss-backed food and beverage company Nestlé Vietnam has recently received the title of Sustainable Business 2017 at an annual ranking programme in Hanoi.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam hosted a reception in Hanoi on November 28 for a delegation from the Foreign Press Agency (FPA) in Switzerland and Liechtenstein led by President Jean Musy.
Vietnam should strengthen land and copyright laws to give enterprises more flexibility and to enhance asset security, experts said at an award ceremony in Hanoi on November 23 for the country’s 500 most profitable firms.
VOV.VN - Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has affirmed the city’s desire to advance cooperative ties with the Japanese city of Osaka by fully tapping the strengths and potential of each side.
The 11th ASEAN Navy Chiefs’ Meeting (ANCM-11) opened in Pattaya city, Thailand, on November 19, themed “Protection and Preservation of the Marine Environment”, according to Quan doi Nhan dan (People’s Army) daily.
Question and answer sessions of the 14th National Assembly’s fourth sitting from November 16-18 took place in a democratic and constructive environment, said NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
Ho Chi Minh City has improved environmental protection by completing a legal framework for the purpose and, in recent times, refusing licences for polluting plants and generally tightening environment management and oversight, and improving management of rivers and canals.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China agreed on a 10-year plan through 2027 to protect the coasts and marine resources in the East Sea while trying to settle territorial disputes in the waters, said a document issued on November 13 by involved parties' leaders.
Trade ministers of 16 involving countries have agreed to speed up negotiations so as to sign the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) in 2018.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has affirmed Vietnam’s strong commitment to ensuring an open, transparent and fair business environment for businesses’ success.
Apple Vietnam has filed a formal request with local authorities asking for a relaxation of current regulations pertaining to the import of its Apple Watch.
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 - Southern Ca Mau Province is focusing on trade promotion to satisfy its yearly target of US$1.1 billion revenue from shrimp exports, according to a provincial official.