Moderate to heavy rains are in the forecast in the central and Central Highlands regions between November 28 and December 1, attributable to the influence of an intensified cold spell combined with the turbulence of high east winds, said the National Center for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s central region forecast to experience medium to heavy rain
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Mr. Nguyen Duc Hien, Deputy Head of the Central Economic Committee, said that over the past ten years, urbanization and urban development in Vietnam had seen rapid growth, promoting the country's economic development and achieving many set targets. The space and number of urban areas have increased rapidly from 33.5 percent in 2010 to nearly 39 percent in 2020. Urban areas were evenly distributed, creating a nuclear driving force for the process of socio-economic development. The urban economy is one of the three pillars of the economy, accounting for more than 7 percent of the country's gross domestic product (GDP). However, urbanization and urban development still show many shortcomings, such as the risk of imbalance in development between urban and rural areas, overloaded infrastructure, and asynchronous connection. Assessing the real estate market recently, Mr. Nguyen Van Sinh, Deputy Minister of Construction, said that the development of the real estate market is not sustainable. … [Read more...] about Urbanization spurs socio-economic development
David Knapp, General Director of Motorola Vietnam meanwhile said the impacts brought by the country's accession to the WTO will help increase the market's demand and make the whole economy continue developing, thus creating opportunities for ICT development. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s ICT ready for stronger development in 2007
A source said that a working group on the automobile industry will be set up with members from MOF, the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), MOIT and SBV. The working group will be in charge of building policies on tax and preferential credit for the automobile industry. … [Read more...] about When will taxes be lowered to reduce automobile prices?
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Đặng Minh Khôi, also Chairman of the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese, said the number of Vietnamese living abroad had increased from 4.5 million people in 109 countries and territories in 2015 to 5.3 million in 130 countries and territories in 2019. … [Read more...] about Overseas Vietnamese an important pillar in Việt Nam’s foreign relations: Deputy PM