- Seminar “Managing cultural and natural heritage of the world in Vietnam” opens
- World Bank Vietnam country director finishes term
- U20 World Cup: Vietnam make history with NZ tie
- World Bank: Vietnam able to reach US$18,000 annual income by 2035
- Microsoft commits to building a mobile-first, cloud-first world in Vietnam
As 2013 is observed as the year of the snake according to the lunar calendar, the farm has attracted a large number of visitors who want to explore the wild life of the species in nature.
These days officials and staff of the farm are working hard to care for precious and rare species of snakes and guide visitors to make a tour of the farm considered the World of the Snake in Vietnam.
Let’s take a close look at the farm and species raised in it.
Noritaka Akamatsu, the World Bank’s securities analyst in Vietnam said the local stock market needs to attract professional institutional investors and caps on investment portfolios to help recover the slumping market because investors cannot buy all the securities in the market, Vietnam Economics Times said. “The stock market is suffering a systematic but minor problem: banks lent securities investment and also let their affiliates carry out financial investment. If problems arise, these banks must protect their mortgaged valuable securities by trying to recover their loans for securities trading, which forced the mortgaged securities investors to sell off their shares and the…... [read more]
On his first visit to Vietnam as World Bank East Asia and Pacific Regional Vice President, Axel van Trotsenburg, on May 8, congratulated Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on the country’s impressive success in reducing poverty. As Vietnam strives to move up the income ladder, reforms to spur growth, with a focus on creating new jobs and building a skilled work force, will promote shared prosperity and achievement of the country’s ambitions. “Vietnam has been a global leader in reducing poverty over the last two decades, making effective use of concessional official development assistance including from IDA. We are glad…... [read more]
Nhan Dan Online – The business environment in Vietnam has improved slightly, with better protection for investors and improved access to credit, according to a World Bank report. However, the report noted that more regulatory reforms are needed to make it easier to do business in Vietnam. The Doing Business 2014 report ranked Vietnam 99th out of 189 economies in the world, the same place as in last year’s report. The ranking was based on indicators that analyse regulations affecting ten key areas of the local business life cycle from incubation to insolvency. Vietnam has undertaken important reforms during the…... [read more]
The World Bank has forecast in its East Asia Pacific Update that Vietnam’s economy will slow to 6.5 per cent this year and next year thanks to government’ stabilization packages after 3 years of red-hot growth rate of more than 8 per cent. Vietnam’s forecast GDP growth will take the lead in the South East Asia next year, Martin Rama, the World Bank’s Acting Country in Vietnam, said, explaining that Vietnam is better at dealing with crisis than other countries in the region thanks to its economic restructuring before. The high forecast is based on Vietnam’s FDI attraction and exports. Despite the…... [read more]
The World Bank (WB) has recently released the East Asia and Pacific Update (October 2016), showing that economic activity in Vietnam moderated somewhat in the first three quarters of 2016 due to the impact of a severe drought on agricultural production and slower industrial growth. But macroeconomic stability has been maintained and inflationary pressures remain subdued. The newly released East Asia and Pacific Economic Update expects developing East Asia is expected to grow at 5.8 per cent in 2016 and 5.7 per cent in 2017-2018. However, the region still faces significant risks to growth, and countries need to take measures…... [read more]
The 27-year-old walker said Vietnam is the country where he has stayed the second longest during his journey so far, and also one of the places he has been most warmly welcomed. With a love of traveling developed at a young age, Märk began his trip in May 2014 from Estonia’s capital Tallinn, after being inspired by people who had achieved similar feats.Märk shared his experience in Vietnam during an interview with Tuoi Tre News on April 24: Could you summarize your Vietnam trip?I entered Vietnam on November 1 from Laos. From the central city of Dong Hoi, on Ho Chi Minh…... [read more]
They beat Guatemala 4-2 in the opening match thanks to goals from Nguyen Minh Tri and Tran Van Vu but lost the next two matches against Paraguay and Italy. Depending on the draw, Vietnam can face Russia or Portugal in the knockout game. The championship has attracted the participation of 24 teams and will conclude on October 1.World No 4 Italy is one of the title favourites in this World Cup. They won a bronze medal in Thailand in 2012, in Brazil in 2008, and were also runners-up in Chinese Taipei in 2004.Meanwhile, Vietnam rank 39th in the world.... [read more]
Myanmaris currently one of the most interesting investment destinations in the world and competes with Vietnam in attracting foreign investors. Moreover, Vietnamese investors are also eager to exploit Myanmar market.In the conference “What do you need to know to invest in Myanmar” held in Ho Chi Minh City last week, many participants were excited to research Myanmar market and the way to invest in this emerging market.However, according to experts at the conference, Myanmar’s economic situation is quite similar to the beginning period of Vietnam’s reform procedure previously. As a result, Vietnamese investors and foreign investors familiar with Vietnamese market…... [read more]
Vietnam's U20 football team were thrashed by France U20 4-0 in the second match of Group E of the FIFA U20 World Cup in the Republic of Korea on May 25.French striker Marcus Thuram opened the score for France in the 18th minute of the match.The French team scored two more goals in the first half and one in the second half of the match.In the match, Vietnamese defender Dinh Trong got a red card.The Vietnamese team will face U20 Honduras on May 28.The team has now one point after picking up a 0-0 draw with New Zealand on May…... [read more]
A photo of the match (Source: Getty Images)Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam’s U20 football team were defeated by Honduras 2-0 in thelast match of Group E of the FIFA U20 World Cup in the Republic of Korea on May28.Withthe result, the team were eliminated from the tournament. Vietnammade history after a 0-0 draw with New Zealand in its first match at the event,becoming the first Southeast Asian team to gain point at the U20 World Cup.InGroup E, France and New Zealand are qualified for the next round.-VNA... [read more]