In 1999, I was one of the dozen scholars of American studies chosen to meet with a dozen Viet Nam scholars of American studies in a conference in Ha Noi. One of the sponsors of the conference was Ambassador Pete Peterson, the first US ambassador to Viet Nam. Peterson, himself a former POW, declared the whole POW/MIA issue was a “hoax". At the conference, an elderly Vietnamese professor asked us Americans if we knew who was the first Vietnamese scholar of American studies. Several of us immediately shouted out “Ho Chi Minh.". This led to a discussion of great relevance today, as we celebrate the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between our two nations. … [Read more...] about What does the future hold for relations between Vietnam and US?
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NIPSEA was founded by entrepreneur Mr. Goh Cheng Liang in Singapore in 1962. NIPSEA has established its position as one of the largest coating and paint specialists in Asia, known in the marketplace by its brand as "Nippon Paint" and is responsible for expanding its operation and development of Nippon Paint in Asia. It has become the best coating partner for architectural, automotive, industrial, marine, O&G, specialised clients and millions of families across the world. The brand is recognised for its dedication to quality, dazzling innovation and excellent customer service. … [Read more...] about Nippon Paint Reveals the Winners of the Asia Young Designer Awards 2019/20
The shift and rotation of the world's investment flows will benefit Viet Nam but it will not be as many people expect. A large US company coming to Viet Nam will require infrastructure, labour and management mechanisms in accordance with the standards of a large country. What matters then is whether Vietnamese businesses can meet these needs or not. … [Read more...] about New momentum for US-Viet Nam trade relations
The new board members include Ashish Jaiprakash Shastry, partner and co-head of private equity for American investment firm KKR Asia Pacific, Richard Hoang Quan, chairman of Finsafe Investment and Technology JSC., Pham Thieu Hoa, CEO of Vinhomes, and Tran Kien Cuong, Vinhomes' project development manager. … [Read more...] about Vinhomes to build $10 bln urban area in northern province
There were many difficulties in importing material from China in the first six months, especially in the electronic sector, the ministry said, but with a reasonable balance of production and business, the electronic sector gained growth in the IIP and exports compared to the same period of 2019. … [Read more...] about MoIT aims for production growth in second half of year