Q: Ho Chi Minh City has always played an important role in the implementation of the reform policy over the past 30 years. The up-coming 10th Congress of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee is considered an event of profound political significance. How do you assess the achievements made by the Party committee, government and people of the city named after Uncle Ho? A: The Ho Chi Minh Party Committee and people have always kept in mind that the history of formation and development of the city has created its important position nowadays. That position has been fostered by the sweat, blood and tears of many previous generations, as well as the great merits of the Party and beloved Uncle Ho. Over the past years, Ho Chi Minh City has recorded consistently high economic growth, with its GDP accounting for 21.5% of the country’s total and 30% of the state budget in 2014. In particular, the city maintained a growth rate of 9.6% per year from 2011-2015, 1.66 times higher than the … [Read more...] about Nhandan Newspaper – Continuing to build a modern and civilised city
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Viet Nam News Thúy Hằng If you want a travel companion, who do you choose? A friend, your partner or lover, or do you choose a family member? While most young people would choose a friend or their lover, young HCM City resident Phạm Tâm Tuấn Khương chose his maternal grandmother. Khương was the first grandchild of his grandmother and was raised by her since he was a five-month-old infant. "My mother got pregnant with my younger brother when I was only five months old. Taking care of a newborn baby plus serious morning sickness was beyond my mother's capacity at the time, so I was sent to my maternal grandmother to live in the southern coastal city of Vung Tau," Khương said. His grandmother became his second mother. She was the one who fed Khương every single spoon of milk and stayed awake the whole night through to take care of him when he was sick. That's why it's understandable that when Khương started speaking, his first word 'mom' was to his grandmother. "During my … [Read more...] about Grandma, where do you want to go next?
They are senior executives at multinational companies. They have wide experience in building an organization or a team with a strong desire to win. The winning culture is an important foundation for talented people to get accelerated in their career. For many business leaders, one of the most read books about leadership is Dr Shelly Leanne’s "Leadership the Barack Obama Way", first published in the United States in 2010. This 400-page book has three parts, two of which discuss how to build a winning culture – a critical foundation to make a lively President of the United States during 8 years. The author wrote that one of Barack Obama’s keys to success is his ability to encourage and inspire the young people and to build a strong team to work together with him. Nowadays, building a winning team is no longer an unfamiliar term in the development strategy of multinational companies and it has become the guiding principle for talents with an ambition to grow and develop … [Read more...] about How to build a winning culture?
The Korean Chamber of Business (Korcham) wants to build a large wholesale market to connect local producers with buyers in Seoul and other cities in northeast Asia, including Tokyo and Beijing. Hong Sun, the secretary general of Korcham in Vietnam, said the market will cover 300ha and provide information and technology to promote international sales by auction. It will also have hotels and a retail trade centre. Total capital is estimated to be USD1bn, rising to USD2bn, funded by the governments of South Korea and Vietnam, and private companies. The main trading centre is estimated to cost USD200-400m and is expected to be completed within three years. Sun said a better distribution system will improve Vietnam's competitiveness. He said logistical costs in Vietnam are high, accounting for an average 20 percent of costs, which has hindered development in the agriculture sector. Dtinews … [Read more...] about Korea wants to build $1 billion wholesale market in Hanoi
(VOVworld)-President Truong Tan Sang held a dialogue with attendees of a training course of sourced senior officials in Hanoi on Monday. The President openly responded to questions about the Party and State’s solutions to Vietnam’s major issues. Of safeguarding national independence and sovereignty, the President said Vietnam always wants to build a peaceful, friendly, and cooperative environment on the basis of international law. He said the State is determined to work with relevant agencies to combat corruption. Sang said Vietnam is currently facing both opportunities and challenges posed by international integration. He asked officials and party members, especially attendees of the senior officials’ training course to contribute their professionalism and ability to national construction and defense. … [Read more...] about Vietnam wants to build a peaceful, friendly, cooperative environment