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Efforts to make Ho Chi Minh city a global financial centre
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.
Middle East, Africa: Promising markets for Vietnamese goods
08:21 29/09/2018
The Middle East and Africa are promising markets for Vietnamese exports, heard at a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on September 27th.
Long An moves to attract more foreign investment
17:13 18/09/2018
The southern province of Long An is taking action to increase the efficiency of FDI attraction as this form of investment plays an important role in the locality’s socio-economic development, said Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Van Can.
2018 - tough year for shrimp exports
14:52 15/09/2018
The Vietnamese shrimp exporters have been in a tough year in 2018 as world supply saw strong increases that brought down both shrimp price and demand in major markets.
New opportunities for Japanese firms in Vietnam
16:43 10/09/2018
Equitisation of State-owned enterprises, public-private partnership (PPP) in infrastructure and start-ups in the fourth industrial revolution are expected to open up new opportunities for Japanese firms in the Vietnamese market.
Symposium promotes Industry 4.0’s role in human development
10:42 18/08/2018
A symposium was held in Hanoi on August 15th to discuss the promotion of the Fourth Industrial Revolution and its effects on human development in Vietnam.
Vietnam to restrict import of scrap
16:31 06/08/2018
The General Department of Vietnam Customs will study and submit to the Ministry of Finance a proposal to the Government to restrict imports of scrap materials and move towards a ban on scrap imports to Vietnam.
3 in 5 babies not breastfed in the first hour of life
16:27 01/08/2018
(CPV) - Globally, an estimated 78 million babies – or three in five – are not breastfed within the first hour of life, putting them at higher risk of death and disease and making them less likely to continue breastfeeding, say UNICEF and WHO in a new report. Most of these babies are born in low- and middle-income countries.
Wider investments needed for agriculture to flourish
16:52 31/07/2018
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc pointed to conclusions and directed the implementation of important policies and measures to resolve difficulties in agricultural investment promotion at a national conference in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong on July 30th.
Growth in Asia and the Pacific’s developing economies for 2018 and 2019
22:55 28/07/2018
(CPV) - Growth in Asia and the Pacific’s developing economies for 2018 and 2019 will remain solid as growth continues apace across the region, despite rising tensions between the United States and its trading partners, says a new ADB report.