For his part, Muhyiddin Yassin congratulated Vietnam on its success in the pandemic fight, and highly valued the country’s initiatives and leading role in ASEAN’s efforts to mitigate socio-economic impacts caused by the pandemic, as reflected through the ASEAN Chairman’s Statement 2020 on February 14, and the online Special ASEAN and ASEAN 3 Summits on COVID-19 on April 14. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese, Malaysian PMs hold phone talk
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Thirdly, Viet Nam should not compete with other countries to court more foreign capital by only offering investment incentives, as this can distort resource allocation and will not have a meaningful impact in the long run. The country will be more attractive to foreign investors if it can correct its weaknesses and shortcomings, such as improving the capacity of capital absorbency, perfecting logistics infrastructure, upgrading workers’ skills and ability, and reforming institutions. … [Read more...] about Can Viet Nam could take advantage of new foreign investment strategies?
It is therefore important for Vietnam to make a greater effort to accelerate administrative reforms once the EVFTA comes into full effect in August. This should be done by streamlining business conditions and improving the overall investment environment in order to create an open and transparent environment for businesses to operate in, Audier stressed. … [Read more...] about EuroCham executive believes golden chance lies ahead to implement EVFTA
While Việt Nam has recorded almost three months without COVID-19 community transmission, the Lao Government has declared a victory over the pandemic in the first phase. Laos has recorded more than three months without community infection and there are currently no positive cases. … [Read more...] about Việt Nam and Laos share post-COVID-19 recovery experience