It also said that there are mitigating sentences for Chung as during his working tenure, he has received many accolades for excellent achievements – especially the title of Hero of People’s Armed Forces, he needs to undergo cancer treatment, and this was his first crime. … [Read more...] about Former Hà Nội leader Chung admits appropriating State secrets
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Mary Tarnowka, executive director of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ho Chi Minh City and Danang What are the prospects of investment from the United States into Vietnam under the next administration? Vietnam continues to be a very attractive destination for US investment for a number of reasons. It is a bit early to say what specific policies the new administration would undertake and how it would affect trade policy in Asia and the Indo-Pacific region, specifically with Vietnam. There will be a continuing interest in free and fair trade focusing on removing barriers to trade and investment. … [Read more...] about Continuing to provide advantages for US investors
Minh noted that in 2020, the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic which resulted in not only a health crisis but also a social and economic one has led to “serious implications on international peace and security,” while rising geopolitical tensions among major powers, the outbreak of new conflicts and complex developments of ongoing and dormant crises across regions flare up. … [Read more...] about Việt Nam hosts meeting to share experience with incoming UN Security Council members
Vietnam has garnered international praise for its swift and effective response to the Covid-19 outbreak. Vietnam fought the pandemic early, closed its border to foreigners, and imposed social distancing measures on April 1. It lifted these measures on April 22, reopening its economy for business. A recent outbreak in Danang showed that Vietnam is not shy and imposed a lockdown on the city to get a grip on additional cases. … [Read more...] about How US investors’ positive sentiment towards Vietnam grows stronger?
Earlier, Mr. Nguyen Anh Thi, Head of the SHTP Management Board, reported to the delegation that investment capital in SHTP used to reach its peak twice: in 2006 when Intel invested in it, and in 2014 when Samsung made the investment. It is expected that in 2021, investment attraction into SHTP will continue to hit a new high from the expansion activities of new investment projects. However, to facilitate the development of SHTP, Mr. Nguyen Anh Thi proposed the implementation of the specific inter-agency one-stop-shop mechanism in coordination with related units to shorten the time to process procedures for enterprises and the removal of problems in planning and public investment of the Science and Technology Park. Along with that, the policy to support investment for phase two of the Intel Vietnam project should be approved soon. At the meeting, Mr. Nguyen Van Nen, Secretary of the Party Committee of HCMC, highly appreciated the decision to establish and develop the SHTP, which has … [Read more...] about HCMC develops SHTP associated with Thu Duc City