Research into and assessment of the impacts of climate change on natural, human and socio-economic factors have been implemented effectively thanks to a new methodology for building local climate change scenarios by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, he said. … [Read more...] about HCM City to improve solutions to climate change response
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Smartphones, electronics and computers topped Vietnam’s exports in value and share in the first six months of the year, according to a recent briefing from Dezan Shira & Associates. Electronics exports to the US were up more than quarter between January and September compared with the same period in 2019. … [Read more...] about How Vietnam weathers global health crisis and rises?
They include establishing the opportunities for joint collaboration and investment in revolutionary research and development of key technologies to enhance the parties’ respective high-tech tungsten portfolios, improving their ability to provide industry-leading quality and performance of high-tech tungsten materials products, and finally strengthening the sales network in the Asia Pacific region. … [Read more...] about Mitsubishi Materials invests $90 million for 10 per cent stake in Masan High-Tech Materials
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Bangkok (VNA) – The Government of Thailand looks to restructure the economy next year to attract foreign investors to new industries and establish a central e-commerce platform to boost online sales nationwide, local media reported. Speaking at the 38th annual meeting of the Thai Chamber of Commerce on November 27, Deputy Prime Minister Supattanapong Punmeechaow said 2021 will be a transitional year for Thailand to take serious action in restructuring its economy. Though the Thai economy is expected to recover to growth of 3-4 percent in 2021 from contraction this year, it will still rely on domestic consumption, he said, noting that reforms are essential to facilitate economic recovery. He said a restructuring plan is expected by the first quarter of 2021, focusing on building up the local economy and attracting foreign direct investment, notably in new industries related to medical services, food, the circular economy, biofuel or clean energy, smart electronics and electric … [Read more...] about Thailand plans economic restructuring to attract foreign investment