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Vietnam Today

Support for female entrepreneurs in short supply

Support for female entrepreneurs in short supply

11:58 | 19/10/2016

Conference hears of need for greater policy support for women in business and for SMEs in general.

Vietnam & US continue dioxin treatment project in Da Nang

Vietnam & US continue dioxin treatment project in Da Nang

09:10 | 19/10/2016

Second and final phase of project cleaning up Da Nang Airport gets underway on October 18.

Floods leave 21 dead in central region

Floods leave 21 dead in central region

10:52 | 17/10/2016

Heavy rainfall triggers flooding and landslides in Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien Hue provinces.

$231mn ADB loan for power transmission

$231mn ADB loan for power transmission

13:16 | 14/10/2016

Loan the third tranche from Power Transmission Investment Program and focused on power transmission network in the south.

Seminar focuses on national green growth strategy

Seminar focuses on national green growth strategy

00:45 | 13/10/2016

Participants discuss Vietnam's commitment under Paris Agreement.

Switzerland grants $90mn in ODA grants for 2017-2020

Switzerland grants $90mn in ODA grants for 2017-2020

16:38 | 12/10/2016

Announcement comes as two countries celebrate 45 years of bilateral relations.

VEPR forecasts 2016 growth at 6%

VEPR forecasts 2016 growth at 6%

08:18 | 12/10/2016

Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research believes caution needs to be exercised by the government when setting growth targets.

Vietnam & ADB deepen partnership

Vietnam & ADB deepen partnership

15:38 | 11/10/2016

New partnership strategy in support of Vietnam's Socio-Economic Development Plan 2016-2020.

HSBC revises GDP growth downwards

HSBC revises GDP growth downwards

14:33 | 11/10/2016

Forecasts for 2016 and 2017 come down but bank positive about 2018 growth.

Economic development and FTAs on Party plenum agenda

Economic development and FTAs on Party plenum agenda

10:48 | 10/10/2016

Week-long plenum gets underway on October 9 with the country's economy a matter of great debate.

TPP off the agenda at NA session

TPP off the agenda at NA session

20:46 | 8/10/2016

Session to open on October 20 with TPP ratification set aside for the time being.

30 YEARS OF FDI IN VIETNAM

  • Forging ahead
    Forging ahead

    Most foreign investors have benefitted from Vietnam’s investment environment...

  • Where it’s needed
    Where it’s needed

    Vietnam has constantly struggled to attract FDI to its agriculture sector...

  • Change for the better
    Change for the better

    VET sought the views of chambers of commerce in Vietnam regarding FDI.

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