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Vietnam continues to improve its human rights record
11/12/2017
Vietnam over the past years has achieved numerous advances in human rights. The country considers respecting, protecting, and promoting human rights, a universal value, its responsibility.
Policy changes pose obstacles for foreign investors
10:09 09/12/2017
Although foreign direct investment (FDI) has played an important role in boosting Vietnam’s economic growth, recent changes in policies and regulations, which are not consistent with international best practices, have exposed many foreign investors to considerable risks and obstacles in executing their investments.
Mechanism needed to support HIV-infected people without health insurance
22:02 08/12/2017
A workshop on community consultation on draft law on HIV/AIDS prevention and control was organized by the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA) project management board and the project of global fund for HIV/AIDS prevention and control on December 7th.
Tourism brings new hope for poverty reduction in Northwest
11:17 26/11/2017
The northwest mountainous region, a popular destination for both domestic and foreign tourists, aims to turn tourism into a spearhead economic sector that helps eliminate poverty among local ethnic minority groups.
Black Friday fever hits Vietnam
11:02 26/11/2017
E-commerce platforms are trying to emulate the famous Black Friday sale in the US with a massive advertising campaign announcing attractive discounts.
Fast fashion challenges Vietnamese firms
19:03 25/11/2017
Vietnamese apparel manufacturers need to embrace new technologies to meet the growing global fast fashion trends, according to the Vietnam Textile and Garment Association (VITAS).
Vietnam backs international efforts to seek peaceful solutions
10:02 22/11/2017
Vietnam supports every effort by the international community to seek peaceful and sustainable solutions to conflicts and disputes in the Middle East, Africa and Asia in line with the UN Charter and international law.
APEC, potential market for Vietnam’s garment-textile
18:09 17/11/2017
Major member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum, including the US, Japan, the Republic of Korea (RoK) and China, could make up 74-75% of Vietnam’s total garment-textile export turnover in the coming time.
APEC 2017: Inclusive growth in APEC – No one left behind
15:08 10/11/2017
Inclusive growth is becoming an important content that has topped recent agendas of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forums as it aims to have no one left behind during the development process.
Vietnam gains prestige in APEC Economic Leaders’ Week
10:11 07/11/2017
The APEC 2017 Economic Leaders’ Week provides an opportune occasion for Asia-Pacific member economies to propose and discuss major political and economic policies and solutions to turn challenges into opportunities and a powerful driver of global growth.