A number of trade deals totaling more than US$12 billion were signed between U.S. and Vietnamese companies during President Donald Trump's state visit to the Southeast Asian country.
In its three decades, APEC has helped enrich its member economies through increased trade. Now, the time is right for the grouping to move to greater economic integration, through developing a common bond market, says Dr. Christian Kamm, president of a US-backed investment firm Kamm Investment Inc.
“Vietnam’s Economy: Solution and motivation for growth” is the theme of an important conference to be held this week. The conference will be chaired by the Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue.
By hosting the 2017 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Week, Vietnam has not only reaffirmed its policy of deepening international integration and attaching great importance to Asia-Pacific, according to an article published on Singaporean newswire www.theindependent.sg on November 5.
Ministries have approved the restructuring plans of additional State-owned enterprises (SOEs), with the latest including the Vietnam Mobile Telecom Services One Member Limited Liability Company (Mobifone) and the Vietnam Post Corporation (VNPost), in line with the Government’s SOE restructuring action plan.
The APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) will urge APEC Economic Leaders to press ahead with structural and trade reform, said 2017 ABAC Chair Hoang Van Dung said at a press conference on November 6.
(VNF) - It has been over thirty years since the launch of the economic reforms known as Doi Moi. Nowadays, Vietnam is considered a development success story, which marked by remarkable achievements in poverty reduction and economic growth.
The Vietnam Dong (VND) is among the most stable currencies in Asia this year, said the US-based Bloomberg News, echoed by similar views from Vietnamese economists who were confident that the stability would remain until the year end thanks to the economy’s positive signs.
Business reforms continued at speed in East Asia and Pacific, with regional economies adopting 45 reforms during the past year, bringing to 371 the total number of private sector reforms enacted in the region over the past 15 years, says the World Bank Group’s latest Doing Business report.
Argentina’s Equilibrium Global has recently published online an article lauding economic achievements Vietnam has recorded after more than 30 years of reform.
Aquatic exports in October 2017 are estimated to reach US$733 million, bringing the total exports in the first ten months of this year to US$6.73 billion, up 17.6% in comparison to the same period last year.
PANO – Natcom, a joint venture between Télécommunications d'Haiti S.A.M (Haiti) and Viettel (Vietnam), have signed an agreement to provide an electronic document system, N-Office, to the Haitian Ministry of Public Works, Transportation and Communications.
The National Private Economic Development Research Board made its debut in Hanoi on October 30.
The Vietnam Dairy Products Company (Vinamilk) tops the list of 10 Vietnam’s food and beverage firms with best reputation in 2017, according to the Vietnam Report.
The third Vietnam-Japan Cultural and Trade Exchange Programme will take place in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho during November 3-5.
As the 4th Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) gathers pace, Truong Gia Binh, Chairman of the Board of Directors of FPT Corporation – a Vietnamese technology giant, has shared his thoughts with Nhan Dan Monthly on the storming revolution that FPT is embracing with a pioneering spirit.
According to the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV), the issuance, supplement and use of bitcoin and other similar virtual currencies for legal payment is prohibited in Việt Nam.