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Working on new ways to lure FDI

Working on new ways to lure FDI

As local salaries rise and global trends shift, Vietnam is drafting a new foreign direct investment attraction strategy for the upcoming years, with a focus on some prioritised sectors to bring added value to the economy.

Deputy PM: Government will not raise public debt ceiling

Deputy PM: Government will not raise public debt ceiling

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.

Finance Minister: Loans should be concentrated on key projects

Finance Minister: Loans should be concentrated on key projects

Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung pointed out shortcomings in public debt management and put forth solutions to overcome in the coming time while answering questions raised by lawmakers at the fourth session of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on November 16.

​Vietnam has less to gain from CPTPP: expert

​Vietnam has less to gain from CPTPP: expert

Vietnam will not benefit as much from the newly created Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) in comparison to the original TPP.

Vietnamese President addresses APEC Meeting's retreat session

Vietnamese President addresses APEC Meeting's retreat session

VOV.VN - On the morning of November 11 in Da Nang, President Tran Dai Quang delivered an opening speech at the APEC Economic Leaders Meeting's first retreat session highlighting the rapid development as well as huge challenges to APEC.

First Africa-ASEAN Business Expo opens in South Africa

First Africa-ASEAN Business Expo opens in South Africa

The first Africa – ASEAN Business Expo 2017 (AABE 2017) took place in Johannesburg city, South Africa from November 6-8, with hundreds of firms from Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam and African countries in attendance.

University leaders gather at APEC 2017

University leaders gather at APEC 2017

The APEC University Leaders’ Forum took place in the central city of Da Nang on November 8 with the participation of nearly 60 representatives from universities, businesses and State management agencies in the region.

President addresses APEC 2017 CEO Summit

President addresses APEC 2017 CEO Summit

APEC’s overarching goal is to promote people– and business-centered development, stated President Dai Quang in his keynote speech delivered at the opening session of the APEC CEO Summit 2017 in the central city of Da Nang on November 8.

APEC 2017: CEOs gathers to discuss pressing issues

APEC 2017: CEOs gathers to discuss pressing issues

The APEC 2017 CEO Summit, themed “Creating New Dynamism and Fostering a Shared Future” opened in the central city of Da Nang on November 8 as part of the APEC 2017 Economic Leaders’ Week.

APEC 2017: Malaysian media lauds Vietnam’s development

APEC 2017: Malaysian media lauds Vietnam’s development

APEC 2017 events reflect Vietnam’s fast-tracking of innovation and inclusiveness and its efforts to bolster regional cooperation, according to an article recently posted on The Malay Mail, an independent online Malaysian newspaper.

Vietnam spares no efforts to become trustworthy business partner

Vietnam spares no efforts to become trustworthy business partner

VOV.VN -Vietnam is trying its best to continue its role as a potential and trustworthy partner of the international business community, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in his opening speech at the Vietnam Business Summit (VBS) on November 7 in the central city of Da Nang.

APEC 2017: Japanese newspaper introduces host Vietnam

APEC 2017: Japanese newspaper introduces host Vietnam

The Japan Times devoted three pages of its November 4 issue to an article written by Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh highlighting Vietnam’s achievements and its role in ensuring the success of the APEC Year 2017.