The number of newly-established business in Hanoi rose by 14% to 16,714 in the first eight months of 2017, with a combined registered capital of approximately VND130 trillion (US$5.72 billion), up 4% year on year.
The Ministry of Health has sent an official document to health departments in all provinces and cities asking for stricter management of medical equipment at State-owned medical stations.
Vietnam will step up improving the investment climate and hopes to see Japanese firms increase investments in agriculture in the coming time, a Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development official said.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met on September 26 with Italy’s Minister of Infrastructure and Transport Graziano Delrio, who said his country will be a companion to Vietnam during the course of development.
The northern province of Bac Giang has attracted 121 investment projects so far this year, according to Director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment Trinh Huu Thang.
Ho Chi Minh City welcomes investors coming from the UK, especially given that Vietnam and the European Union (EU) have completed the signing of a free trade agreement.
(VOV) - Investment in public infrastructure must be substantially increased to ensure the nation’s future socio-economic development plans as outlined by the National Assembly, said speakers at a seminar late last month in Hanoi.
The central city of Danang has called for investment in 19 Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects, with a total capital of VND16.5 trillion (US$768 million).
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on November 20 said after the formation of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), economies in the bloc would grow at an estimated average pace of 5.6 through 2019.
Public-private partnership in developing rice value chain was the focus of discussion at a Southeast Asia forum on the future of rice held in Ho Chi Minh City on October 14-16.
Investment in agriculture and rural development seems to be decreasing year by year in total socio-economic development, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Vietnam’s farming sector has been transformed over the last five years through the public-private partnership model between the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and various multinationals.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has given a nod to a proposal on issuing special mechanisms for urban development along Nhat Tan – Noi Bai route, a newly-constructed landmark transportation route in Hanoi.
The Vietnamese Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has signed with the French Egis International- Adetef consulting joint venture a technical and financial assistance contract for implementing public-private partnership (PPP) projects.
(VOV) - With a wealth of experience in trade and services, the City of London is willing to support Vietnam in attracting investment and boosting exports, Lord Mayor Fiona Woolf has said.
(VOV) - A meeting was held in HCM City on September 10 to celebrate 40 years of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the UK.
(VOV) - Japan ranks first among foreign investors in Vietnam in terms of registered capital with 1990 valid projects worth US$32.667 billion.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Italy discussed measures to boost comprehensive cooperation in various areas during their first strategic dialogue in Hanoi on July 22.
The National Economics University and Germany’s Institute of Environmental Engineering and Management held an international seminar in Hanoi on May 23 to share experience in public-private partnerships (PPPs) in the water sector and environmental service.
(VOV) - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the US Department of State will jointly host the Third Regional Working Group Meeting of the Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) in HCM City on April 25-26.