Focusing on export, investment, consumption to boost growth: PM

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on June 3 asked ministries, agencies and localities to push the three engines of export, investment and consumption in order to spur the country’s economic growth in the time ahead.Speaking at an online regular meeting b…

Vietnam emerges as a major motorcycle market and manufacturing hub

Vietnam’s motorcycle market has been among some of the fastest-growing markets in the world in the last decades despite setbacks brought by the COVID-19 global pandemic, according to the Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM).Currently…

Tokyo conference calls for Japanese investment in Vietnamese localities

An investment promotion conference was held in Tokyo on June 2 to call for Japanese investment in localities of Vietnam.The event drew the participation of leaders of the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Embassy of Vietnam in Japan, representat…

Vietnam-UNDP: 45 years of cooperation for sustainable development

The 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) partnership for sustainable development was held on June 2 evening in Hanoi.The ceremony, co-organised by the Ministry of Planning and Investment and UNDP, marked an impor…

Vietnam attends 20th Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore

A delegation of the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defence led by Deputy Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Hoang Xuan Chien is attending the 20th Shangri-La Dialogue that officially opened in Singapore on June 3.Organised by the International Institute for S…

Friendship parliamentarians’ group contributes to Vietnam-Japan multi-faceted cooperation

The Vietnam – Japan Friendship Parliamentarians’ Group convened its third meeting in the northern province of Lao Cai on June 3 under the chair of its President Truong Thi Mai.The participants listened to a report reviewing the group’s activities sinc…

Cambodian newspaper highlights Vietnam’s priority investment in Khmer-inhabited areas

Rasmei Kampuchea, a newspaper with the largest readership in Cambodia, ran an article on June 2 highlighting Vietnam’s investment priority policy for ethnic groups in the country in general and the Mekong Delta in particular, including the Khmer ethni…

Vietnamese leaders send condolences to India over deadly train crash

President Vo Van Thuong on June 3 sent a message of condolences to his Indian counterpart Droupadi Murmu over the deadly train crash which left many people dead and injured in India’s Odisha state a day earlier.Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh also exte…