VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the National Academy of Public Administration to outline longer-term visions to develop into an institution for training leaders on a par with other regional countries.
The Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) inked a cooperation agreement with the Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF) on October 17.
Singaporean businesses want to cooperate with their Vietnamese counterparts in digital technology to serve industrial development in each country, said President of the Singapore Manufacturing Federation Douglas Foo.
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.
Deputy Minister of National Defence Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh and Singaporean Permanent Secretary for Defence Chan Yeng Kit co-chaired the 8th Vietnam-Singapore Defence Policy Dialogue in Hanoi on October 9.
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has announced that it will switch operations to Terminal T4 at Changi International Airport in Singapore from November 7.
VOV.VN - Sweden-based food packaging and processing company Tetra Pak began construction of a packaging manufacturing facility on October 4 in the Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park in the southern province of Binh Duong.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese rapper Suboi has appeared on the cover of L'Officiel Singapore fashion magazine in October.
The Republic of Korea (RoK) remained Vietnam’s No.1 investor during the January 1-September 20 period, with total investment of US$6.31 billion, accounting for 24.7% of total foreign direct investment (FDI) Vietnam has attracted in the time.
Nguyen Quang Duong, Secretary of the Party Organisation of the Central Agencies Bloc (CAB), and other Party officials studied Singapore’s experience in Party building, socio-economic development, public administration and corruption fight during their visit from September 19-23.
President Tran Dai Quang, on September 13, sent a congratulatory message to Singapore’s President-elect Halimah Yacob.
Even as Singapore’s Pang Xue Jie walked away in disappointment, the Vietnamese athletes hugged each other excitedly.
Vietnamese artist Le Thuy will show her silk paintings at a solo exhibition in ION Art Gallery, Singapore, from September 1-24.
Singapore is always an important partner of Vietnam during its development process, said Vietnamese Ambassador to Singapore Nguyen Tien Minh at a meeting on August 29 to mark Vietnam’s 72nd National Day (September 2).
Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh is leading a Vietnamese delegation to the Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) in Australia to secure the effect of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
Senior officials from the remaining 11 countries involved in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) are meeting in Australia from August 28-30 to discuss measures to bring the agreement into effect as soon as possible.
The foreign investment is looking up, as the total capital pledged for investment in the country until August 20 was nearly equal to that for the entire 2016.
Vietnamese athletes added just one silver to the country’s stock as of noon August 26, maintaining the second position on the SEA Games 29’s medal tally with 43 gold medals.
VOV.VN - At the start of competition on Saturday, August 26, Malaysia held the lead in the medal table at SEA Games 29 with 159 total medals, Vietnam took second in the number of gold and fourth in total gold, silver and bronze.
Vietnam advanced to second place in the medal tally of the ongoing 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Malaysia at the end of August 23, the fourth official competition day.