Tags: socio-economic development

Rep. agencies asked to connect HCM City with foreign nations

Rep. agencies asked to connect HCM City with foreign nations

Ho Chi Minh City expected that Vietnamese representative agencies abroad will continue serving as bridges to foster foreign relations between the city and countries worldwide, thus contributing its socio-economic development, said a local official.

Hanoi makes effective use of ODA to improve infrastructure

Hanoi makes effective use of ODA to improve infrastructure

Hanoi is striving to make efficient use of foreign loans, including official development assistance (ODA), to fuel socio-economic development, especially the building of a synchronous transport infrastructure network.

Vietnam witnesses robust socio-economic development in 7 months

Vietnam witnesses robust socio-economic development in 7 months

Vietnam has recorded robust socio-economic development in the first seven months of the year, with stable macro-economy, and good control over inflation, in the context of the escalating US-China trade war, said Minister-Chairman of the Government’s Office Mai Tien Dung.

Religious dignitaries trained in defence, security

Religious dignitaries trained in defence, security

A course began in the Central Highland province of Gia Lai on July 31, aiming to boost defence and security knowledge for 130 religious dignitaries and leaders residing across provinces and cities in the Fifth Military Region.

Vietnam among world’s top recipients of ODA, soft loans

Vietnam among world’s top recipients of ODA, soft loans

Vietnam has received US$80 billion in official development assistance (ODA) and preferential loans since 1993, becoming one of the largest ODA recipients in the world, said Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh.

Deputy PM lauds Vietnamese expats’ contributions to homeland

Deputy PM lauds Vietnamese expats’ contributions to homeland

Vietnamese nationals in foreign countries across the world, including those in Romania, have made significant contributions to the socio-economic development in the homeland, said Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh.

Key transport projects urged to be accelerated

Key transport projects urged to be accelerated

Leaders of the Government, ministries, sectors and localities have agreed on solutions to help the expansion of transport infrastructure keep up with socio-economic development pace in the time ahead.

National census slated for April 2019

National census slated for April 2019

The fifth national population and housing census in Vietnam will be conducted in April 2019, according to a decision issued by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Deputy PM speaks of Vietnam’s policies in US

Deputy PM speaks of Vietnam’s policies in US

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue spoke of Vietnam’s socio-economic development and policies during discussions within the Vietnam Executive Leadership Programme (VELP) in Massachusetts, the US, on June 28-29.

Northern mountainous provinces seek to improve PCI

Northern mountainous provinces seek to improve PCI

President of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) Vu Tien Loc has urged northern mountainous provinces to review their economic management, with priorities given to businesses in socio-economic development.

PM directs strengthening cooperatives at all levels

PM directs strengthening cooperatives at all levels

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has directed strengthening cooperatives at all levels with the support of authorities as they have an important mission in the country’s integration effort and contribute significantly to the national socio-economic development.

Central bank: Gold conversion a priority

Central bank: Gold conversion a priority

Converting idle gold held by Vietnamese people into money and other assets may help provide more funding for socio-economic development and business operation, according to the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).