Vietnam has great potential for electronic commerce as it ranks in the world’s top 20 countries for internet users and first in Asia in internet user growth rate with over 30% of its population accessing the worldwide web.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has urged the Ministry of Construction to implement policies that would make social housing projects more accessible to low-income buyers.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has called for tighter food safety management during a meeting on December 25 in Hanoi to review food management in 2015 and set tasks for 2016.
A project to provide technical assistance to increase national capacity for child labour prevention in Vietnam was launched in Hanoi on November 20.
A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Tran Viet Thanh, is attending the 55th session of the Assemblies of the Member States of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in Geneva, Switzerland.
A convergence platform for smart city traffic will top the agenda at a seminar on "Vietnam Information and Communication Technologies Outlook" to be held in Ho Chi Minh City this week.
The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) and the Vietnam-Armenia Friendship Association (VAFA) co-hosted a friendship exchange celebrating Vietnam’s 70th National Day and Armenia’s 24th Independence Day in Hanoi on September 5.
(VOV) -The domestic support industries require better solutions to meet the demands of manufacturers operating in key industries and the targets envisioned in the government’s industrialization strategy through 2020.
As the country is anticipating a boom in franchising in the near future, experts say the legal framework governing franchising is in dire need of improvement.
Vietnam will strive to become one of the top five nations in international trade statistics of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) by 2017.
The governmental decision to develop the Phu Quoc casino-integrated recreational complex in Bai Dai ecotourism area instead of the Dang Chong area is expected to create a boom in casino investment in Vietnam.
Economic reforms aim to broaden choices for residents, said Vo Tri Thanh, Vice Director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) at a conference evaluating achievements and challenges for the Vietnamese economy held in Hanoi on June 23.
The Government recently approved a mutual tax avoidance agreement between Vietnam and Iran.
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has asked for quickening the introduction of a decree mandating public-private partnership (PPP) investment since the form is viewed a solution to inadequate investment problem.
Vietnam must improve its ability to control invasive alien species (IAS), participants said at a workshop in Hanoi on November 19.
The public relations (PR) industry in Vietnam has huge potential for development, but a legal framework and code of practice are needed to ensure healthy development of the industry.
Vietnam plans to improve its legal framework to create a favourable investment environment and help the state better manage these activities, said an official from the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) at a recent seminar in Hanoi.
(VOV) - Vietnamese and Israeli talks on police security cooperation have been gaining in momentum and the two expect an agreement to be signed soon.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Kyrgyzstan will accelerate negotiations and sign a number of agreements in economics, trade, investment, and finance in the coming time.
(VOV) - In an effort to optimise national development, Vietnam is becoming more selective regarding foreign direct investment (FDI), screening and declining projects incompatible with long-term goals.