Vietnamese businesses still think Laos is an attractive destination and will continue to invest in the country despite a slowdown in out-bound investment, Vietnamese Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung told Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith in Vientiane on December 16.
VOV.VN - In many countries' experience, 'creativity' is considered as a key factor behind growth promotion, said UNDP Senior Adviser in Vietnam Rajah Rasiah at the Vietnam Development Forum (VDF) 2017 held in Hanoi on December 13.
The Vietnam Development Forum (VDF) 2017 with the theme of “Increasing productivity – A lever for sustainable development” will take place in Hanoi on December 13, announced the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
VOV.VN - Ambassador of the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam Lee Hyuk hosted a banquet in Hanoi on November 24 to celebrate the country’s National Day and 25 years of the Vietnam-RoK diplomatic ties.
Measures to improve the efficiency of public investment were among issues mentioned by Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung at the Q&A session on November 16 of the 14th National Assembly (NA)’s ongoing fourth session.
VOV.VN - Singapore is Vietnam’s leading partner in Asia, particularly in Southeast Asia, said Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung at the 13th Vietnam-Singapore Connectivity Ministerial Meeting in Hanoi on October 17.
The Vietnamese Government is committed to strongly supporting the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) Economic Cooperation Programme initiative, said Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung.
Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung has visited the Republic of Korea to attend a celebration of the Korea Economic Development Cooperation Fund (EDCF)’s 30th founding anniversary.
Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung will be the chairman of a special state evaluation council to evaluate the feasibility study report of Long Thanh airport project on land revocation, compensation, and support for the resettlement of affected local residents.
At the fact-finding mission of Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung, the ministry has proposed the prime minister to stop mining operations at Thach Khe, the biggest iron ore mine in Southeast Asia, due to concerns over environmental pollution risks.
Increased merger and acquisition (M&A) activities can spur infrastructure development in Vietnam, a current growth imperative, Planning and Investment Minister Nguyen Chi Dung said on August 10.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam government fully understands that to compete for foreign direct investment with other Asian countries over the long term— low wages aren’t sufficient, says leading economist Eugenia Victorino.
The low GDP growth rate of 5.1% in the first quarter of the year, the lowest rate in the last two years, has made it more difficult to reach the 6.7% GDP growth rate target for 2017.
Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung was grilled about specific measures to mobilise social resources for development investment, the allocation of public investment capital, the prevention of wastefulness in public investment.
Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung stressed improving the efficiency of public and foreign investment during a Q&A session at the 14th National Assembly’s ongoing third plenum in Hanoi on June 14.
The 14th National Assembly began question and answer (Q&A) sessions as part of its ongoing third meeting in Hanoi on June 13.
VOV.VN - The Bill on Support for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SME) is expected to be approved at the on-going National Assembly.
Approximately 1,600 Japanese firms are operating in Vietnam as a result of the country’s efforts to improve investment climate, said Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida.
Vietnam wants Japanese enterprises to seek business and investment opportunities in the country, said Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung at talks with Chairman of the Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) Akio Mimura on April 13.
Japanese firms have contributed significantly to the development of Vietnam’s economy, stated Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung at a meeting with Sakakibara Sadayuki, Chairman of the Japan Business Federation (Keidanren) in Japan on April 12.