The rat (I mean mouse…) goes first in the zodiac 12-year cycle as we start the third decade of the 21st century. I hope that’s significant in a good way! Although most of us don’t believe in horoscopes and even less in Eastern zodiac horoscopes it’s still fun to check them out, so in case you’re wondering and you happen to know your Vietnamese birth year – here’s a quick rundown. … [Read more...] about Happy Lunar New Year from Vietnam!
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Both Vietnam and the EU are considered the signing of the EVFTA to be a success in bilateral relations. However, there are concerns that with the EVFTA, Vietnamese goods will face disadvantages and will not be able to compete with goods and services of the EU. According to Mr. Giorgio Aliberti, the EU’s Ambassador to Vietnam, in the EVFTA, there are terms of protectionism which regulate specifically the fields that Vietnam is vulnerable when opening the market, will have higher latency than the EU. When the EVFTA takes effect, 99 percent of tariff lines will be removed in accordance with the roadmap regulated in the agreement but there will be two different routes between the EU and Vietnam. The EU only has seven years to totally open the doors whereas Vietnam has up to ten years. This will be the time for Vietnam to improve the competitiveness of its products. He said that he did not concern about the export capacity of Vietnam as the country has been exporting well to the EU. … [Read more...] about EU, Vietnam cooperate to improve competitiveness
Digital transformation heading to digital economy and digital society are the best environment for innovation. Digital transformation has actually accelerated with the appearance of technologies in the fourth industrial revolution. Digital transformation is also known as cyber environment or a new environment in life called digital environment which is also a new challenge, opportunities, awareness, laws, ways of production and infrastructure. Digital transformation is a great revolution of mankind; and this is the first time that mankind has entered another world. It will form new relationships, which will be the biggest challenge of digital transformation. However, new relationships and economic models will promote the efficiency of digital transformation. The acceptance of the new things depends on change of human consciousness but it is the advantage for the countries that follow it because this cognitive transformation does not depend on the facilities owned by a country. The … [Read more...] about Vietnam has huge development opportunities
In this spirit, I propose that priority be placed upon continuing to strengthen the macro-economic foundations, controlling inflation, and improving the economy’s internal capacity and self-reliance. Greater efforts are to be made in further improving the domestic business climate; boosting rapid and sustainable growth; implementing strategic breakthroughs; and improving the economy’s productivity, effectiveness, and competitiveness. Furthermore, it is necessary to strengthen the management of natural resources, environmental protection, defence against natural calamities, and response to climate change. … [Read more...] about Happy new year 2020
Identifying that enterprises play a key role in technological innovations along With institutes and universities, the MoST has made efforts to facilitate them by developing and submitting legal documents to the NA and the government. Additionally. the ministry has also carried out action programmes to encourage enterprises to improve their productivity, quality, and competitiveness. … [Read more...] about MoST promotes enterprise sci-tech