At a conference on improving national productivity, organized by the ministry and the General Statistics Office (GSO), MPI Minister Nguyen Chi Dung said the early establishment of a national productivity committee is ‘very necessary’. Vietnam will have an agency specializing in productivity acceleration. It will be in charge of coordinating and connecting Vietnam’s national productivity drivers. Vietnam also needs to build and implement a national program on raising productivity with general and specific goals for different periods to make national productivity catch up with other regional countries. By 2018, Vietnam’s productivity was VND102.2 million, or $4,521 per worker, nearly double that of 2011, increasing by 4.88 percent per annum compared with 2011-2018 period, according to GSO. With the figures, Vietnam had country a high productivity growth rate in ASEAN (1.4 percent for Singapore, 2 percent for Malaysia, 3.2 percent for Thailand, 3.6 percent for … [Read more...] about In Vietnam, business must be the center of all policies
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Dr Hoàng Văn Cường Dr Hoàng Văn Cường, Vice Rector of the National Economics University, speaks to the newspaper Khoa học & Đờisống (Science and Life) about the differences between full-time and part-time diploma courses From July 1, 2019, the revised Law on Higher Education came into effect, meaning there will be no differences between full-time and part-time diploma courses. What do you think of the change? Under the law, there is not difference between the part time diploma course and the full time diploma course. Legally speaking, there are no differences in quality between the part time and full time diplomas. However, in the past, the form of education was officially described in the diploma. But now under the revised Law of Higher Education, it is up to the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) to decide whether they should write it on the diploma certificate. Under the revised law, … [Read more...] about No differences in the quality of informal and formal education
The Vietnam Actuarial Conference 2018 hosted by Prudential with the attendance of over 200 actuaries and insurance professionals discussing Big Data More insurance businesses are now planning to apply new technologies in their management systems and improve customer services, while many also plan to develop new products to meet market demand as well as diversify insurance sales channels, according to a survey released by Vietnam Report in June last year. In particular, 82.4 per cent of insurance companies said they were building a Mobile Internet development strategy and 64.7 per cent have adopted strategies based on two key factors in Industry 4.0: the Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data. Disruptive technology Big Data provides new insights from social networks, telematics sensors, and other new information channels. As a result, it allows understanding customer preferences better, enabling new business approaches, product development, and enhancing existing internal models, … [Read more...] about How can Big Data drive the future of insurance?
1. The Government issued Decree No. 133/2018 / ND-CP amending and supplementing several articles of Decree No. 90/2014 / ND-CP dated September 29, 2014, on "Ho Chi Minh Prize" and “State Prize" for literature and art field. The new Decree provides detailed regulations, adjusting the inappropriate points of the old Decree, keeping abreast of the actual situation, of the author's creative activities, artistic value and ideology of the works and its effects in education; building new people; improving the aesthetic level of the people. It contributes to the construction and defense of the Fatherland; creating fairness and consensus in public opinion and artists. 2. The Central Council for the Theory and Criticism of Literature and Arts organised a seminar to review the process of socialisation of literary and artistic activities in Vietnam since the promulgation of the policy up to now ". The results achieved in more than 20 years of socialisation of literary and artistic activities … [Read more...] about Nhan Dan Newspaper picks out top 10 culture, sports and tourism events of 2018
The first sales ceremony of The Peak was held on November 18, 2018 with the participation of 600 clients who drew lots to buy 2- to 3-bedroom units and top-houses. More than 96 per cent of the products was booked by the buyers at this first day of the launching. There were 600 selected clients from 2,000 registrations For a better living community Despite more than 2,000 buyers expressed interest in purchasing units at The Peak, only 600 of them were invited to the sales ceremony held on November 18, 2018, while the applications of the remaining 1,400 buyers will be considered for the next launch in December. “We have carefully chosen the buyers for this project because we aim to set up a resident community where people can live and thrive together through shared values,” said a representative from Phu My Hung Development Corporation. And indeed, the corporation has paid special attention to registering buyers’ financial status, intent of purchasing, and even … [Read more...] about The Peak of sophistication: Midtown’s elite society