According to some economic experts, Vietnam should have savvy foreign direct investment (FDI) policies that direct capital to modern and environmentally friendly technologies and promote technology transfer to make local firms more competitive.
Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan and Indian Minister of Information and Broadcasting Venkaiah Naidu yesterday agreed on the need to intensify the two countries’ cooperation in press and broadcasting at their meeting at the Indian ministry’s headquarters.
It was confirmed by Chairman of Hanoi People`s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung in APEC dialogue with the theme "Creating new dynamism for growth and integration", which was held in Hanoi on December 8 evening. This shows the Capital`s determination to seek opportunities for cooperation and integration in APEC to promote growth.
Vice President of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) Nguyen Van Ngang attended a ceremony to inaugurate the Support Centre for Migrant Workers in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK) on October 10.
On September 30, Speaker of the Singaporean Parliament Halimah Yacob has called for further investing in Vietnam during a meeting with her Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on the sidelines of the 37 th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA-37).
Vietnam has called the French businesses for investing in 57 projects in 28 cities and provinces across the country in various fields from health care, environment, agriculture and tourism to industrial park infrastructure, seaport and logistics during a workshop in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on September 15.
The Vietnam-Japan University under the Vietnam National University-Hanoi (VNU-Hanoi), launched the academic year 2016-2017 and officially started its first training courses at a ceremony on September 9.
Export revenue of the domestic sector reached 32.62 billion USD, up 4% year-on-year, while that of the foreign-invested sector gained 79.57 billion USD, up 6.1% year-on-year, according to the report of the General Statistics Office (GSO).