Total premiums collected by Vietnam’s insurance security companies surged 20.4% year-on-year to VND84.19 trillion (US$3.71 billion) in the first ten months of 2017, according to the Ministry of Finance.
Nearly 100 delegates from 19 cities and provinces in the central region were brought together at a conference in Nha Trang resort city, Khanh Hoa province, on November 16-17, to review the five-year implementation of the national green growth strategy.
Credit growth in the 10 months through October reached 13.5%, the National Financial Supervisory Commission said in a latest report.
In a week of international visits, Vietnam has upgraded its ties with Canada to a comprehensive partnership, while further strengthening its relations with Chile, China, and the US.
Vietnam’s President Tran Dai Quang underscored the need for APEC to affirm and uphold its leadership in seeking new drivers for growth, to contribute to a peaceful, stable, dynamic, interconnected and prosperous Asia-Pacific while chairing the 25th APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting.
VOV.VN - APEC members have renewed their resolve to sustain their cooperation and connectivity amid regional uncertainty. APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in Da Nang city has outlined measures to liberalize trade and encourage investment.
Economic integration, connectivity, and trade and investment liberalisation have been and will continue to be the top priorities for APEC cooperation, Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang has said.
President Tran Dai Quang has requested the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to intensify cooperation with and provide support for Vietnam in managing the macro economy, fiscal and monetary policies and restructuring the finance–banking sector.
Vietnam Airlines was awarded the prestigious “CAPA Asia Pacific Airline of the Year” at the 2017 CAPA Asia Pacific Aviation & Corporate Travel Summit held in Singapore on November 8.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has had an article themed “A dynamic, integrated and growing Vietnam in the Asia-Pacific,” on the occasion of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week taking place in central Da Nang city from November 6-11.
APEC continues to prove its incredible ability to adapt, to transform and to lead, said Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Chair of the 2017 APEC National Committee Pham Binh Minh.
VOV.VN -The APEC Economic Leaders’ Week 2017 begins in the central city of Da Nang on November 6. APEC has been an important and dynamic economic forum in the Asia Pacific region.
Facebook, Google, Viber, and Amazon are required to set up their own servers in Vietnam in accordance to the Draft Cyber Security Law, which could be a challenge.
VOV.VN -National Assembly deputies on November 2 concluded discussions on socio-economic performance and state budget plans for 2017 and for next year.
The Taxation Department of the northeastern coastal province of Quang Ninh has taken measures to deal with tax arrears of businesses in order to fulfil the state budget collection target this year.
Moody’s Investors Service has changed its outlook for Vietnam’s banking system to positive for the next 12-18 months from stable, reflecting the country’s strong economic prospects and the positive outlook for most rated banks.
The Law on Special Administrative-Economic Units must create breakthroughs in mechanisms and preferential incentives to boost economic development, experts have said.
The Government should set out a roadmap in order to ensure economic growth is stable, legislators said on the sidelines of the ongoing fourth sitting of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on October 31.
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 - National Assembly (NA) deputies discussed socio-economic development and State budget this year and plans for next year at the October 24 session of the ongoing 4th session of the 14th legislature in Hanoi.