Under the resolution, the country will aim to attract foreign investment in a selective manner, focusing on quality, efficiency, technology and environmental protection. Priority will be given to foreign direct investment (FDI) projects that use advanced technology and modern management with high added value, bringing spillover effects to Vietnamese enterprises, especially small and medium-sized enterprises; and the projects must be able to connect to the global production and supply chain. … [Read more...] about Can Viet Nam could take advantage of new foreign investment strategies?
China back off on tariffs
Thua Thien-Hue (VNA) – The theme of the 2017 APEC Women and the Economy Forum (WEF) is meant to contribute to APEC’s common efforts, helping to continue implementing APEC leaders’ recommendations on women’s economic, financial, social integration and economic empowerment while promoting women’s equal access to quality education and economic resources, said a participating official. The 2017 WEF is taking place in Hue city, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, from September 26 to 29 under the theme “enhancing women’s economic inclusion and empowerment in the changing world”. Talking to media outlets on the event’s sidelines, Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Hong Lan said the theme of the 2017 WEF is associated with priorities specified at previous APEC WEFs in recent years. It is also in line with the existing situation and the development trend in the region. About 600 million women are in the labour … [Read more...] about 2017 women & economy forum helps with APEC’s common efforts
According to the latest announcement by the UK government on July 3, “From July 10, 2020, unless they have visited or stopped in any other country or territory in the preceding 14 days, passengers arriving from the list of 54 countries and territories will not be required to self-isolate on arrival.” … [Read more...] about UK offers isolation exemption for 59 countries, including Vietnam