ADB helps Vietnam boost inclusive growth in secondary towns

ADB helps Vietnam boost inclusive growth in secondary towns

NDO/VNA – Agreements for the Second Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) Tourism Infrastructure for Inclusive Growth Project were signed on August 15 between the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the provincial People’s Committees of Hoa Binh, Nghe An, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue. (Aug 17, 2019 13:20:18)

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Over US$2 billion committed to invest in Vinh Long

  Aug 16, 2019 11:34:42
NDO – Over VND47 trillion (US$2.02 billion) and US$51 million were pledged by domestic and foreign investors to invest in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long at the Vinh Long Investment Promotion Conference held in Vinh Long City on August 15. 

Google expands digital skills training to Vietnamese SMEs

  Aug 15, 2019 17:15:02
NDO – Google and the Ministry of Industry and Trade established a strategic relationship on August 15 to expand the Accelerate Vietnam Digital 4.0 programme, an initiative to provide free digital skills training for 500,000 workers at Vietnamese small-and medium-sized enterprise (SMEs). 

Positive results in Vietnamese derivatives market

  Aug 15, 2019 16:57:59
NDO – Two years since its inception (August 10, 2017-2019), the Vietnamese derivatives market has proved its role as a risk prevention tool, contributing positively to the retention of the capital flow on the primary market, while attracting both domestic and foreign investors. 

Vietnam promotes tourism in Argentina

  Aug 15, 2019 11:04:23
NDO - The Vietnamese Embassy in Argentina held an event on August 14 to introduce Vietnam’s tourism potential to representatives of many Argentinian travel agencies. 

International exhibition on support industry opens

  Aug 14, 2019 18:00:25
NDO – The 11th Vietnam Manufacturing Expo (VME) 2019 and the 8th Vietnam-Japan supporting industries exhibition held by Reed Tradex in collaboration with the Ministry of Industry and Trade opened on August 14, in Hanoi. 

Vietnam boosts hi-tech application to improve agricultural value chain

  Aug 14, 2019 17:28:07
NDO – In the era of Industry 4.0, Vietnam has joined the global common development trend in applying the science and technology advances to all stages of the agricultural production process to improve productivity and product quality, towards an effective and sustainable agriculture. 

Widening trade cooperation between Vietnam and Uruguay

  Aug 14, 2019 16:23:00
NDO – The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) and the Uruguay’s Investment, Export and Country Brand Promotion Agency (Uruguay XXI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on trade promotion in Hanoi on August 14 in a bid to boost trade cooperation between the two countries. 

Principles of best corporate governance makes debut

  Aug 14, 2019 12:32:42
NDO/VNA – The set of Principles of Best Corporate Governance for all public companies in Vietnam was publicised by the State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC) at the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) on August 13. 

ANZ expert optimistic about Vietnamese economy outlook

  Aug 14, 2019 09:42:24
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese government’s commitment to broad-based economic reforms bodes well for the country’s longer term prospects and look to have it on the path to upper middle-income status, held Khoon Goh, head of Asia Research at Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ). 

Standard Chartered expects Vietnam to be ASEAN outperformer

  Aug 13, 2019 21:35:06
NDO/VNA - Standard Chartered forecasts Vietnam to remain the fastest-growing ASEAN economy in the near term, with 2019 growth projected at 6.9%. 

Vietnam’s largest beauty trade event to gather 450 enterprises

  Aug 13, 2019 16:34:44
NDO – The two shows including “Vietbeauty” and “Mekong Beauty Show” will take place together on August 22-24 at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre with the participation of more than 450 enterprises. 

EVNNPC’s electrical output in first seven months up 9.16%

  Aug 13, 2019 15:45:25
NDO - The electrical output of the Northern Power Corporation (EVNNPC) in the first seven months of 2019 increased 9.16% compared with the same period of last year, the company has announced. 

Imported cars overwhelm domestically-assembled vehicles

  Aug 13, 2019 12:20:34
NDO – While sales of domestically-assembled cars has decreased by 14% in the first seven months of 2019, the complete imported cars to Vietnam shows up to 207% growth compared to the same period last year. 

IFC helps HCM City in smart urban building

  Aug 12, 2019 21:11:56
NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City hopes that the International Finance Corporation (IFC) will continue to help the city deal with challenges in urban transport, infrastructure construction and waste treatment, thus ensuring sustainable development, a local official said on August 12.