Free trade agreement: In June, Vietnam ratified a free trade agreement with the European Union (EVFTA), becoming the second Southeast Asian state to do so with the 27-country bloc. In mid-November, Hanoi played host to an ASEAN summit where the world’s largest trade pact the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) was signed and the country is a signatory. … [Read more...] about How Vietnam weathers global health crisis and rises?
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Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - Autonomy in higher education in Vietnam is facing challenges, particularly accountability and finances, according to Deputy Minister of Education and Training Hoang Minh Son. Speaking at the annual event Vietnam Education Conference, Son said that since 2014, 23 universities in Vietnam had joined a pilot programme on autonomy under a Government resolution. Most of the participating universities have made breakthroughs in their training and research, which helped improve the performance of national higher education, he said. For example, the universities had attracted more lecturers with PhD degrees, enrolled more students, launched more training programmes and the number of their studies published in international academic scientific journals increased 10 times, accounting for 45 percent of the country’s total internationally-published studies. Under the autonomy programme, the universities reported their revenue and spending increased 1.5 times … [Read more...] about Autonomy in higher education in Vietnam facing challenges
VNPAY will expand and promote payment development in many areas, especially payments for small business households that have not previously been able to access new forms of payment. The expansion of payment methods would create a pre-condition for the target of accelerating non-cash payments in Việt Nam. This is also one of the Government's aspirations in building e-government, promoting businesses to develop the digital economy and helping the Government run a digital society. … [Read more...] about Fintech VNPAY honoured as Vietnam National Brand 2020
He was sent to a centralized quarantine facility in Khanh Hoa on entry and his second test result on Friday showed he was positive for the virus. The patient is being treated at Khanh Hoa Hospital for Tropical Diseases. … [Read more...] about Japan, Russia returnees Vietnam’s latest imported Covid-19 cases
Students enrolled in the pilot program will receive two and a half years of college learning and half year on-the-job training at Schaeffler where they will be assigned to the CNC metal cutting line. The program offers the students access to highly qualified teachers and modern technical equipment at the college; and an opportunity to learn from industry experts at the manufacturing plant. … [Read more...] about Schaeffler expands its global apprenticeship program with pilot project in Vietnam