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Uzbekistan growth to slow in 2020 amid pandemic and lower energy price
(CPV) - Uzbekistan’s growth will slow in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and a lower price for natural gas and copper, but higher investments coupled with gains in industry and agriculture are expected to fuel a recovery in 2021, a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report says.
Investment in farm land needed: experts
10:07 28/12/2019
Vietnam was in urgent need of policies to develop a transparent and sustainable agricultural land market to attract more investment in the farming sector, according to the Vietnam Real Estate Association.
High-tech supply chain key to sustainability for agriculture
16:57 19/12/2019
New technologies are key to advancing the agriculture sector since they can boost the value of products to make them more competitive on the global market, experts said.
More work needed to popularize Vietnamese goods
11:43 12/12/2019
While Vietnamese goods have become more popular in the domestic market, there's still a long way to go before local products rule the roost.
Vietnam exporters can only take advantage of CPTPP with preparation
11:44 06/12/2019
With preferential tariffs provided under the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), Vietnam has the opportunity to increase exports of garments, footwear, timber products, and beverages to other member countries.
Vietnam ready to leapfrog in education
11:09 21/11/2019
Vietnam appears poised to enjoy a leap forward in education thanks to an increasing contribution from the private sector and the use of cutting-edge technologies, Professor Ju-Ho Lee, former Minister of Education, Science, and Technology of the Republic of Korea and Chair of the Education Workforce Initiative has noted.
Vietnam's exports enjoy robust growth in US market
15:08 19/11/2019
Despite regional peers such as Japan, the Republic of Korea, Singapore, and Taiwan suffering from a decline in exporting goods to the United States, Vietnam has successfully maintained robust growth during the first nine months of the year.
Firms encouraged to make integrity pledge to improve business climate
10:54 14/11/2019
A workshop was held in Hanoi on November 13th to discuss the enhancement of businesses’ engagement through promoting their integrity pledge, which is said to be useful to create a fair and transparent business climate in Vietnam.
UNCLOS – important legal instrument to solve maritime issues
10:50 14/11/2019
The 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) is an important legal instrument to regulate maritime issues and ensure legitimate rights and interests of countries, heard the second ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) workshop on implementing UNCLOS in Hanoi on November 13th.
Efforts to make Ho Chi Minh city a global financial centre
16:21 22/10/2019
Ho Chi Minh city is aiming to become a regional and international financial centre as a way to accelerate its economic growth in the time ahead.