Ministry pledges to ease revenue shortages for BOT investors

28/05/2019 09:21

The Ministry of Transport is to take responsibility for assisting build-transfer-operate (BOT) road investors facing revenue shortages in order to help them secure investment efficiently as well as avoid non-performing loans and subsequently lessen the adverse impacts on the credit system.

Hanoi seeks cooperation chances with Norway in urban development

27/05/2019 15:57

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung has had a working session with the Innovation Norway and seven other leading groups and organisations of Norway, seeking cooperation chances with them in urban development and management.

Logistics enterprises, schools work to close skills gap

27/05/2019 14:55

With e-commerce and automation changing the landscape of the logistics sector dramatically, there will be a focus on re-skilling the existing workforce in technology, which will improve the competitiveness of the logistics industry.

Hanoi leads in FDI attraction during first four months

25/05/2019 11:36

Hanoi has become the leading locality nationwide in foreign direct investment (FDI) with total investment during the first four months of this year accounting for 30.6 percent of the total capital poured into the Vietnamese economy.

PM calls on Vietnam, Norway to expand economic cooperation

24/05/2019 21:48

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc highlighted potentials for Vietnam and Norway to enhance economic cooperation, especially in renewable energy, industry and aquaculture, at the Vietnam-Norway Business Forum in Oslo on May 24. 

Prime Minister asks Vietnam Airlines to better services

24/05/2019 16:42

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines should work to ensure safe and competitive services while operating flights to Russia as traveling between Vietnam and Russia is now more important than ever before when they are working to promote their comprehensive strategic partnership, particularly in trade and investment, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Vietnam to manage coffee quality through new database

24/05/2019 15:40

A database of coffee areas would be used as a digital tool to assist partners in managing coffee plantations and quality in Vietnam, participants heard at a workshop held by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and Global Coffee Platform (GCP) in Hanoi on May 23.

Vietnam always welcomes Russian enterprises, says PM

23/05/2019 10:10

Vietnam always welcomes and is willing to create favourable conditions for Russian enterprises to do business and invest in the country, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed when addressing the Vietnam-Russia Business Forum held in Moscow on May 22.

Deputy PM wants to increase value of Vietnamese brands

22/05/2019 21:34

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has asked the Ministry of Industry and Trade and relevant departments to join hands to increase the value of Vietnamese brands to make inroads into international markets.

Viettel wins big at Telecom Asia Awards 2019

22/05/2019 16:50

PSNews- Viettel's project to develop a centre for smart city administration in Vietnam's Hue city won the “Most Innovative Smart Cities Project” title at the Telecom Asia Awards 2019.

India and Vietnam enhance co-operation in silk sector

22/05/2019 15:15

A delegation of business executives representing 30 Indian companies led by the chairman of the Indian Silk Export Promotion Council met their Vietnamese counterparts at the Buyer-Seller meet held in HCM City on May 21.

State capital divestment faces pressure

22/05/2019 14:16

Capital divestment from State-owned enterprises (SOEs) had slowed and was still facing difficulties, said Dang Quyet Tien, Director of the Corporate Finance Department under the Ministry of Finance.

Power prices should have been increased more: MoIT

21/05/2019 21:56

Electricity retail prices should have been raised by 9.26 percent instead of 8.36 percent if Vietnam Electricity (EVN) had correctly calculated the 3.26 trillion VND foreign exchange rate difference in 2018 into its power production costs.

Viettel applies AI into health and agriculture sectors

21/05/2019 10:24

PSNews - On the occasion of its 30th founding anniversary, the Military Industry - Telecommunication Group (Viettel) will launch artificial intelligence (AI) products later in Q2 of 2019 to help solve issues of health and agriculture.

APEC economies vow support for free trade

20/05/2019 20:41

Twenty one member economies of the Asia – Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum have voiced their support for free trade in the context that global economy is being affected by the US-China trade war.