The value of South Korea's overseas investment funds has jumped more than 40 percent over the past year as big-time investors look overseas for high returns despite the recent bull of the domestic stock market, data showed Sunday.
Russian firms are intrigued by the Vietnamese market, given that the ruble is falling and Russian manufacturers are eyeing international markets, said Olga Koshev, President of the Inter-Regional Organisation for Support and Protection of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) said the agency willing to introduce and advice experienced Japanese businesses to collaborate with HCMC under Public Private Partnership (PPP) model, said executive senior vice president of JICA Kazuhiko Koshikawa on Friday.
The young musical talents including Antonia Koster (Piano) and Sindri Lederer (Violin) coming from German will conduct courses at the summer academy in HCMC together with the musicians Zoe Martlew (Cello-UK) and Juliet White-Smith (Viola-USA).
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA, Oct 20, 2011 (AFP) - NATO-led peacekeeping troops fired teargas to disperse protesters Thursday as they began dismantling a barricade erected by Serbs in northern Kosovo near a disputed border crossing with Serbia.