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Vietnam holds key to expediting infrastructure investment: Moody’s

Vietnam holds key to expediting infrastructure investment: Moody’s

Vietnam’s rapidly growing economy, rising income and urbanization are fueling a strong need to develop the country’s infrastructure, particularly for more and improved power utilities and road connectivity, Moody’s Investors Service stated in a new report.

New growth model for new decade

New growth model for new decade

In 2019, foreign direct investment attraction was a bright spot of Vietnam’s economic picture. It is expected to continue being one of the vital drivers of the country’s growth this year and beyond.

WEF proposes national plastic action partnership for Vietnam

WEF proposes national plastic action partnership for Vietnam

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has built a National Plastic Action Partnership (NPAP) for Vietnam and is looking for feedback from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Vietnam, said Justin Wood, head of the WEF's Regional Agenda – Asia Pacific.

PM arrives in Switzerland, starting activities at WEF Davos 2019

PM arrives in Switzerland, starting activities at WEF Davos 2019

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived at Zurich International Airport, Switzerland at 7am on January 23 (local time) and immediately moved to Davos for scheduled activities within the framework of the annual conference of the World Economic Forum (WEF).

PM’s presence at WEF Davos 2019 facilitates national development

PM’s presence at WEF Davos 2019 facilitates national development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s presence at the annual conference of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland from January 22-25, will be a chance to propagate the country’s socio-economic development and international integration achievements in 2018.

WEF to expand cooperation with Vietnam in Davos 2019: official

WEF to expand cooperation with Vietnam in Davos 2019: official

The World Economic Forum (WEF) will expand cooperation with Vietnam in 2019, which will be momentum for the two sides to strengthen their partnership in the time ahead, according to Justin Wood, head of the WEF’s Regional Agenda – Asia Pacific.

Vietnam renews effort to reduce plastic waste

Vietnam renews effort to reduce plastic waste

VOV.VN - According to a World Bank study, of the total 109 countries surveyed, Vietnam is the 17th-biggest plastic waste producer and ranks 5th in the world in terms of plastic waste released to the ocean. Vietnam is now in need of strong solutions to reduce plastic waste.