Ewater Company, a science – technology business in HCMC, is conducting a consultation session on solutions and equipment for industrial boilers. Photo by Tan Ba

Science – technology businesses to be purposely developed

The Vietnamese government has adopted the policy to foster the growth of science – technology companies via various favorable conditions for organizations and individuals to implement advanced research results into production and trading activities while boosting the commercialization process of these results. This is expected to greatly contribute to the sio-economic growth.

Mekong residents await highway for easier traveling

Mekong residents await highway for easier traveling

Nearly 2,500 kilometer highway has been built across the country, the Mekong delta has the 40-kilometer HCMC - Trung Luong highway to meet the traveling demand of nearly 30 million people and transport agro-products. Residents in Mekong delta await an expressway connecting the region with Ho Chi Minh City to reduce travel time and contribute to socio-economic growth.

Pre-tax profits of listed banks are forecast to rise by 45.2 per cent in 2018 (File Photo)

Tightened monetary policy forecast for Q4 2018

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) will likely continue its tightened monetary policy in the remaining months of the year after its decision to strictly control lending to high risk sectors in the third quarter didn’t adversely affect the country’s economic growth, according to experts.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (C) (Source: VNA)

PM lauds Binh Phuoc’s efforts to foster economic growth

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 20 hailed Binh Phuoc province’s efforts to seek new markets as a crucial step towards expanding production and fostering growth, affirming this way would help attract potential investors.
Consumers shop at Co.op Mart Quang Trung in Ho Chi Minh City (Photo: VNA)

Domestic trade, services crucial to economic growth

Domestic trade and services have played an important role in meeting people’s consumption demand and contributing to the economy’s growth in recent years, an official of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has said.
Vietnam CEO Forum 2018 opens in Hanoi on April 13. (Photo: Sggp)

Vietnam CEO Forum 2018 opens in Hanoi

The Vietnam CEO Forum 2018 themed "Raising labor productivity-level for economic growth"opened in Hanoi on April 13 with the participation of leading enterprises across the country.
A construction site in Indonesia (Source: Financial Tribune)

Bottlenecks in ASEAN infrastructure investment

There are still bottlenecks in infrastructure investment in Southeast Asia that hamper regional economic growth and connectivity, experts said in an annual conference on Asian competitiveness in Singapore on November 23-24.