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Vietnam plays a key role in Free and Open Indo-Pacific strategy, Japanese PM Suga saysicon
POLITICS20/10/20200

Vietnam plays a key role in Free and Open Indo-Pacific strategy, Japanese PM Suga says

Vietnam is an important partner of Japan and plays a key role in realising the Free and Open Indo-Pacific strategy, said Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga.

 
Vietnam to increase rice exports to EU under EVFTAicon

Vietnam to increase rice exports to EU under EVFTA

BUSINESS
08/07/2020

Rice quotas for Vietnam under the EVFTA are expected to push Vietnam’s rice exports up from the second half of this year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

InterNations names Vietnam as one of the friendliest places on earthicon

InterNations names Vietnam as one of the friendliest places on earth

SOCIETY
08/07/2020

The InterNations’ Expat Insider survey has ranked Vietnam as fifth among the leading 10 friendliest destinations for expats worldwide to live.

Moving from former adversaries to trusting and valued partnersicon

Moving from former adversaries to trusting and valued partners

BUSINESS
07/07/2020

Through candid dialogue, mutual respect, and a strong commitment to succeed by the leadership of both countries, Vietnam and the United States created a comprehensive partnership that identifies areas for both countries to work together.

Effort to wean off online gamesicon

Effort to wean off online games

SOCIETY
06/07/2020

Online game has penetrated to Vietnam for many years and spread its popularity rapidly. However when a love of gaming has crossed into the danger zone, it would cause serious impacts to gamers.

Viet Nam to go digital or lose out: Deputy PM Damicon

Viet Nam to go digital or lose out: Deputy PM Dam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
06/07/2020

Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam highlighted the role of digital transformation when he met with leaders from the Ministry of Information and Communications and the Vietnam Computer Association, as well as members of the IT community, at a recent seminar.

Vietnam makes progress in public budget accountabilityicon

Vietnam makes progress in public budget accountability

SOCIETY
03/07/2020

Vietnam’s Government and Ministry of Finance has made efforts to realise its commitments on public budget accountability and gained increased confidence from people and development partners regarding budget management,

Fabric production an issue for Vietnam's textile industryicon

Fabric production an issue for Vietnam's textile industry

BUSINESS
03/07/2020

Fabric production is a challenge for Vietnam's textile and garment industry when it comes to free trade agreements (FTAs) requirements on product origin.

5G creates innovation opportunities for all sectorsicon

5G creates innovation opportunities for all sectors

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
03/07/2020

The development of 5G in Vietnam will be the foundation for innovation for all economic sectors in the country, 

Footwear sector to improve supply chain to take advantage of EVFTAicon

Footwear sector to improve supply chain to take advantage of EVFTA

BUSINESS
02/07/2020

Vietnam’s leather and footwear industry should improve its supply chain performance to take advantage of the milestone trade deal that Vietnam has signed with the EU and to recover from the effects of the COVID-19 crisis, 

Vietnam, US war veterans meet on Ham Rong Bridgeicon

Vietnam, US war veterans meet on Ham Rong Bridge

POLITICS
01/07/2020

War veterans from Vietnam and the US get together on Ham Rong Bridge, northern Thanh Hoa province in celebration of the 25th founding anniversary of diplomatic relations.

Vietnam shows proactive, responsible chairmanship of ASEAN: opinionsicon

Vietnam shows proactive, responsible chairmanship of ASEAN: opinions

POLITICS
30/06/2020

By successfully organising the teleconferenced 36th ASEAN Summit amid the complexities of COVID-19, Vietnam has once again affirmed its proactive and responsible chairmanship of ASEAN in 2020,

Open mindset needed for prize-winning game business in Vietnam to take officon

Open mindset needed for prize-winning game business in Vietnam to take off

BUSINESS
30/06/2020

Strong development of the night economy, including prize-winning games businesses, could help Vietnam’s tourism compete with regional peers.

Vietnam GDP growth forecast in 2020 remains highest in Asia: IMFicon

Vietnam GDP growth forecast in 2020 remains highest in Asia: IMF

BUSINESS
29/06/2020

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) maintains its forecast for Vietnam’s GDP growth at 2.7% in 2020, the highest in Asia, and the pace is expected to speed up to 7% in 2021.

It's matter of time more European investments will come to Vietnamicon

It's matter of time more European investments will come to Vietnam

BUSINESS
29/06/2020

Representatives of European organizations explained to Hanoitimes what the future holds for Vietnam–EU business cooperation on the sidelines of the “Hanoi 2020 – Investment and Development Cooperation” conference on June 27.

M&A deals could help VN businesses restructure amid pandemicicon

M&A deals could help VN businesses restructure amid pandemic

BUSINESS
29/06/2020

Merger and acquisition (M&A) deals will likely increase post-pandemic, which industry insiders see as a chance for enterprises to restructure their operations to be more viable.

Vietnam lures US$6 billion FDI into industrial parksicon

Vietnam lures US$6 billion FDI into industrial parks

BUSINESS
29/06/2020

Nearly US$6 billion in foreign direct investment was poured into Viet Nam’s industrial parks (IPs), processing zones and economic zones (Ezs) in the first half of the year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

Photo exhibition showcases Vietnamese battle against COVID-19 epidemicicon

Photo exhibition showcases Vietnamese battle against COVID-19 epidemic

SOCIETY
27/06/2020

As many as 104 photographs that highlight the nation’s fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic are on display at a photo exhibition in Hanoi.