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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.

US provides additional COVID-19 relief aid to Vietnam

US provides additional COVID-19 relief aid to Vietnam

VOV.VN - The US Government, through the US Agency for International Development (USAID), will be providing an additional US$5 million to Vietnam to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the economy.

Renewable funding solutions sought

Renewable funding solutions sought

The ignition of interest in renewables has indicated the potential for rapid development under effective policies and current market conditions, but ambitions to expand renewable energy generation further will be constrained by the barriers in attracting private sector investment.

Fairness for private sector

Fairness for private sector

Enterprises in Vietnam’s private economic sector have not received land and taxation incentives while they are restrained by institutional regulations, policies and thousands of procedures and formalities.

Private sector plays crucial role in national economy: PM

Private sector plays crucial role in national economy: PM

VOV.VN - The private sector has played a significant role in the national economy and should be provided with fresh impetus for further development, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said during his opening speech of the plenary session of the Vietnam Private Economic Forum in Hanoi on May 2.

Removing private sector roadblocks

Removing private sector roadblocks

Vietnam considers the private economic sector as one of its major economic powerhouses. Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung talked with VIR about the need to strengthen the country’s private economic sector to connect with foreign enterprises so as to maximise foreign investment and foster an independent economy.

The iron women of the private sector

The iron women of the private sector

In a meeting with female entrepreneurs earlier this year, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc reiterated the government’s support for women-led businesses. He also suggested that female entrepreneurs continue learning and enhancing their skills, contributing further to the country’s socio-economic development.

Private sector key to achieving SDG 9

Private sector key to achieving SDG 9

Through investment into local infrastructure systems, climate-resilient energy, communications technology, and other programmes, the private sector is the key to achieving Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure in the United Nation’s Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development.

Drivers for economic growth promoted

Drivers for economic growth promoted

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s economy in the last nine months has continued to grow. The Government, ministries, sectors and localities have focused on improving competitiveness, reforming institutions, promoting the private sector, and developing science and technology.

Conference to draw more private investment in agriculture

Conference to draw more private investment in agriculture

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) will co-organise a conference on July 30 to discuss solutions for the development of the agricultural sector and open the door for investment from the private sector.

Kasikornbank pledges seven-decade experience to Vietnamese SMEs

Kasikornbank pledges seven-decade experience to Vietnamese SMEs

Thai-based Kasikornbank (KBank) in conjunction with the Ministry of Planning and Investment held the co-organising seminar titled "Holistic empowerment of SMEs: How public and private sectors can join hands to develop SME landscape" on March 30.

Warburg Pincus to pump over US$370m into Techcombank

Warburg Pincus to pump over US$370m into Techcombank

Two separate legal entities managed by Warburg Pincus would invest over US$370 million in the Vietnam Technological and Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Techcombank), announced the bank on March 12.