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EVIPA to help Vietnam boost EU investment

EVIPA to help Vietnam boost EU investment

The EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) is expected to create a favourable environment for Vietnam to attract further investment in fields where the EU holds strengths, such as finance, telecommunications, transport, distribution, processing, hi-tech manufacturing, and clean and renewable energy.

2019 provincial competitiveness index to be announced soon

2019 provincial competitiveness index to be announced soon

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will jointly publicise the 2019 provincial competitiveness index (PCI) at a ceremony in Hanoi on May 5.

Businesses concerned as COVID-19 looms large

Businesses concerned as COVID-19 looms large

Although Vietnam has been successful in containing the Covid-19 pandemic, the disease has raised concerns about the nation’s business environment and prospects for many businesses and industries.

Vinh Phuc succeeds in attracting FDI

Vinh Phuc succeeds in attracting FDI

The northern province of Vinh Phuc has reaped impressive achievements in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) over the past three decades, thanks to favourable geographical location and determination to improve business environment.

More needs to be done to improve business environment

More needs to be done to improve business environment

The Prime Minister's working group said on August 22 that ministries had drastically cut business conditions and administrative procedures in order to facilitate businesses’ activities, but more still needs to be done.

Business environment improves following Government’s Resolution 02

Business environment improves following Government’s Resolution 02

The implementation of the Government’s Resolution 02/NQ-CP issued early this year has brought about improvements in the business environment, heard a working session on the impacts of the document held on June 12 under the chair of Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam.

SMEs advised to identify their problems to develop

SMEs advised to identify their problems to develop

Small- and medium–sized enterprises (SMEs) are advised to identify their difficulties in the context of rapid international integration in order to develop in a sustainable manner, heard a forum held in Hanoi on May 9.

Vietnam’s exports to CPTPP countries set to surge

Vietnam’s exports to CPTPP countries set to surge

Vietnam’s exports to member countries of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) are expected to increase strongly through 2030, reaching 25 percent of the nation’s total exports, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT).

Tien Giang enjoys strong rise in investment attraction

Tien Giang enjoys strong rise in investment attraction

The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang lured 22 new projects worth over VND2.85 trillion (US$122.55 million) in the first nine months of 2018, up 58% over the same period last year, according to Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Thanh Duc.

Vietnam improves Global Innovation Index performance

Vietnam improves Global Innovation Index performance

Vietnam recorded the greatest ranking improvement on the Global Innovation Index 2018 (GII) thanks to the country’s efforts to deploy synchronous measures to improve its business environment, national competitiveness, and innovative capacity.

Ho Chi Minh City maintains economic growth

Ho Chi Minh City maintains economic growth

Ho Chi Minh City recorded high economic growth in the first six months of 2018 thanks to right-track economic restructuring and better business environment.

Vietnam eyes higher rankings in business environment

Vietnam eyes higher rankings in business environment

The Vietnamese Government is working out measures to further improve the business environment for the country to jump 8-18 steps from the current 68th place in the World Bank’s Doing Business Rankings.

Vietnam’s GDP projected to grow 7% in 2018

Vietnam’s GDP projected to grow 7% in 2018

Vietnam’s economy could grow by 7.02% in 2018 under a high growth rate scenario, according to the National Center for Socio-Economic Information and Forecast (NCIF).