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.
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.
The development came days after the Saudi prosecutor-general acknowledged that the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist, had been plotted in advance. Riyadh maintains that the assassination was a rogue operation, and has nothing to do with the royal family.
PSNews – The Foreign Investment Department under the Ministry of Plan and Investment announced that, in January, Vietnam attracted nearly 1.3 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI).
Little oil-blessed Norway seems to have successfully eliminated poverty. Well, at least on paper. Statistics Norway (SSB) has switched to the term "low income," implying that "poverty" is too harsh a word to be used in the Norwegian context.