Meanwhile, the law also stipulates specific sectors and targets entitled to investment incentives, mainly those in fields of hi-tech, innovative startups, R&D, production of new materials, new and clean energies, IT products, digital content, among others. … [Read more...] about What’s new in Vietnam’s amended Investment Law?
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Agricultural experts check a rice field planted with new variety DCG72 in Nghe An Province. Photo doluong.gov.vn The rice seed named DCG72 has a short growth period which is suitable for intensive cultivation of three crops per year. … [Read more...] about VN develops new rice variety for flood and drought-prone areas
China formed the so-called "Xisha" and "Nansha" districts on Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) Islands, sunk Vietnamese fishing vessels off the Paracels, unilaterally issued a fishing ban and sent a ship to tag an oil and gas exploration vessel of Malaysia. … [Read more...] about South China Sea developments an ASEAN concern
HCM City (VNA) – Ho Chi Minh City appreciates contributions of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to its socio-economic development, and always considers the bank an important development partner, a municipal leader has said. At a reception for ADB Country Director for Vietnam Eric Sidwick on June 11, Chairman of the HCM City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong thanked the bank for its timely financial assistance and policy consultation to developing member countries, including Vietnam, in the fight against COVID-19. He also thanked the bank for its support to HCM City in mitigating the pandemic impact on the progress of projects using ADB loans in the locality. HCM City suggested the ADB facilitate its access to preferential loans for Metro Line No. 2, the first phase of Metro Line No. 5 and the sustainable urban transport project for Metro Line No. 2. Sidwick said Vietnam is one of the very few countries in the world that have not experienced growth decrease … [Read more...] about ADB – HCM City’s important development partner: municipal leader
Japan announced the decision at the 13th Mekong-Japan Foreign Ministers’ Meeting held online on Thursday and co-chaired by Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh and Japanese Minister for Foreign Affairs Motegi Toshimitsu, a press release by the Vietnamese foreign ministry said. … [Read more...] about Japan to give Mekong countries $115 mln for Covid-19 fight, sustainable development