National Assemblies of Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia sign joint statement on summit mechanism

The leaders of the National Assemblies of Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos signed a joint statement on establishing their summit mechanism in Phnom Penh on November 20, in the framework of…

Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan attends opening of 18th Francophonie Summit

Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan attended the opening of the 18th Francophonie Summit in Djerba, Tunisia, on November 19 (local time).   The summit, themed “Connectivity in diversity –…

Four out of 10 Vietnamese businesses benefit from EVFTA: VCCI survey

Four out of every 10 Vietnamese businesses have gained some benefits, including in import-export, from the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), according to a survey of the Vietnam Chamber of…

Urban economy to contribute 85% of national GDP by 2030

The urban economy is expected to contribute some 75% of the national GDP by 2025 and about 85% by 2030 under an action programme of the Government.   Deputy Prime…

Digital transformation an urgent need for SMEs

Digital transformation has been seen as an urgent need to help link small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with global trends.   According to the Ministry of Planning and Investment, Vietnam…

Khanh Hoa issues master plan for Nha Trang Bay restoration

The People’s Committee of Khanh Hoa south-central province has just issued a master plan to preserve and restore coral reefs in Nha Trang Bay.   Provincial authorities have set out…

HCM City plans help for disadvantaged workers, students to go home for Tet

The Federation of Labour of Ho Chi Minh City plans to present 35,000 bus, train and plane tickets to trade union members and workers in disadvantaged circumstances to enable them…

PM urges breakthroughs in Central Highlands development

  Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has emphasised the need for breakthrough steps towards the goal of comprehensive, inclusive and sustainable development for the Tay Nguyen Central Highlands while chairing…