Boosting new economic cycle
16:16 | 21/03/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Signs of economic recovery are becoming visible, and Vietnam needs to apply more active reform policies to boost the long-term economic growth cycle, according to economic experts who attended the recent Economic Outlook and Policy Vision for 2014 seminar.
Offshore fishing should be improved
08:01 | 20/03/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Vietnam’s current total reserves of marine resources are estimated at 4.25 million tonnes, including 2.65 million tonnes of pelagic small fish, accounting for 62.4 percent of the total reserves; 1.03 million tonnes of pelagic large fish, accounting for 24.3 percent. The remainder includes crustaceans and demersal fish.
Power Saving Month launched in response to Earth Hour
09:45 | 17/03/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The 2014 Earth Hour organizing board together with the Hanoi Power Corporation launched a Power Saving Month in response to Earth Hour 2014 on March 13 at the Trung Vuong Senior Secondary School in Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, under the direction of the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
For sustainable economic growth in 2014
08:01 | 17/03/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Foreign trade showed positive signs as many trade and cooperative agreements would be concluded providing a new catalyst for growth in 2014. However, the Vietnamese economy still faces huge difficulties including problems for domestic businesses, state budgets and bad debts.
Long-term financial resource for forest protection
09:45 | 14/03/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - With revenue sources of VND1.068 trillion in 2013, payments for forest environmental services have made a significant contribution to average incomes of the people working in the forestry sector, created more jobs and reducing poverty. The move also helped stabilize security, political and social issues in mountainous and border regions.
Women entrepreneurs need encouragement
10:26 | 13/03/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - On March 1, 100 women entrepreneurs from all economic sectors were honored at the Golden Rose Cup award ceremony for their outstanding achievements in corporate governance and contributions to socioeconomic development.