Reporting on the EVFTA ratification by the EP, Czech media like TV broadcaster Česká televize, economic newspaper Hospodárske noviny and news website Novinky.cz highlighted the pact’s significance to and benefits for the economy of the EU, as well as the Czech Republic. They noted that when coming into force, the EVFTA will provide conditions for expanding trade and promoting employment and economic growth in both sides through the gradual elimination of 99 percent of tariff lines./. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES TODAY
Percent of land used for agriculture in the world
In HCMC, the rate has been dropping relentlessly from 1.59 in 2004 to 1.36 last year. It was 1.34 in the southern province of Dong Thap, 1.37 in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau and 1.53 in the southern province of Hau Giang, said Nguyen Doan Tu from the General Office for Population and Family Planning. … [Read more...] about Birth phobia threatens Vietnam’s future
For example, the Urban and Housing Development Corporation, an investor in the Việt Hưng Project in Long Biên District, transferred land to build five schools to secondary investors. But only one school has been built while several apartment buildings and villas have already been completed. … [Read more...] about Lack of schools in residential areas an unresolved problem
Air pollution’s effects on Vietnam’s economic structure According to Hoang Duong Tung, chair of the Vietnam Clean Air Network, former deputy general director of the General Directorate of Environment, PM 2.5 fine dust and ozone are the two most worrying issues. … [Read more...] about Are the estimates about air pollution’s effects on the economy reliable?
The State capital in Viglacera now accounts for 38.85 percent following previous divestments. The firm also elected a new board of directors at the annual shareholder’s meeting, and listed more than 448.3 million shares on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange. Viglacera also won the “World Class” title of the Global Performance Excellence Award (GPEA) awarded by the Asia-Pacific Quality Organisation in 2019. This is the only Vietnamese firm to receive the “World Class” title in the large-scale production category of the 2019 GPEA, the only formal international recognition of performance or business excellence./. … [Read more...] about State capital in Viglacera to be fully divested in 2010