Vietnam’s fintech firms secured 410 million USD, or 36 percent of the global capital pouring into Southeast Asia between January and September, behind Singapore.
Vietnam’s labour productivity has improved but is still low in comparison with other ASEAN members, according to a report by the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
VOV.VN -Radio Voice of Vietnam (VOV) has revealed the list of the top 22 local and foreign contestants who have been selected to compete in the semi-final round of the ASEAN+3 Song Contest.
Right after Vietnam became a member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 1995, Ho Chi Minh City has carried out a line-up of activities to bolster trade, investment, culture and people diplomacy cooperation with ASEAN member states, playing an important role in the Vietnam-ASEAN relations.
VOV.VN - On January 18, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with the World Economic Forum (WEF) Managing Director Philipp Roesler and representatives of WEF member groups on the sidelines of the 47th annual meeting of the WEF in Davos, Switzerland.
VOV.VN -Vietnam took market share of EU trade away from other ASEAN nations in 2015, a trend that appears likely to continue in light of a free trade agreement it concluded with the regional bloc earlier in 2016.
The Mid-Autumn Festival 2016 will take place in Hanoi from September 13-15 with one of the highlights being an exhibition on moon festivals of Vietnam and other ASEAN member nations.
Vietnam can help traders save US$10 billion every year by simplifying its customs procedures, which are now very time-consuming and complicated, an expert from a think tank has said.
Vietnam has set a good example, among members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), in facilitating foreign investment, Italian businesses have opined.