Placing importance on intellectual property rights
09:24 | 25/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Although Vietnam’s intellectual property right registration abroad has recently seen positive changes, the number of registration applications handed to the National Office of Intellectual Property of Vietnam each year remains too small.
Building a knowledge-oriented economy
16:20 | 24/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Hanel Co., Ltd Chairman, Dr. Nguyen Quoc Binh said that building a knowledge-oriented economy is a key, strategic solution to improve labor productivity and the ratio of local content in Vietnamese products.
Ca Mau’s agricultural sector promotes competitive advantages
14:11 | 24/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Ca Mau is one of the country’s provinces with competitive advantages in farming, mining, and processing export seafood, especially for shrimp. Last year, the Ca Mau Province Department of Agriculture and Rural Development overcame difficult market and natural conditions to reap remarkable results with seafood production value reaching VND6.586 trillion, up 5.06 percent over the same period of the previous year.
Halong marina booming as tourism property destination in the North
08:58 | 24/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Vietnam’s tourism market enjoyed steady year-on-year growth, along with improved infrastructure and an increasing number of international-standard operators. The long coastline provides ideal conditions for the development of a variety of coastal resorts and water activities. The development of the domestic market also led to steady growth in gross domestic product (GDP) and people’s income. Demand for high living standards and desire to own holiday properties are a growing trend among Vietnamese high-income people.
Ca Mau applies positive insurance solutions
16:07 | 23/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Last year, Ca Mau Social Insurance Agency guaranteed monthly pension for nearly 7,000 people and payments for 18 942 beneficiaries of and unemployment, health and social insurance. VND796.568 billion were disbursed, including VND370.886 billion on social insurance payment and VND425.682 billion on health insurance payment.
Ca Mau City grows fast
08:09 | 23/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The city is the provincial heart and has overcome many difficulties and challenges over 15 years of construction and growth, consolidating its position on the economic map of the country.
SOE equitization: Expectations from IPOs
08:41 | 19/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - In the first quarter of 2014, the equitization of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) brought in satisfactory results through successful initial public offerings (IPOs). Many SOEs have actively developed their equitization plans.
Quang Binh looks to the future
16:10 | 18/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Quang Binh is a poor province which suffered heavy damages during the American War. Despite this, the leadership and people of Quang Binh gradually overcome difficulties and gained significant achievements. On the occasion of the 410th anniversary of the province’s establishment, Vietnam Economic News’ Do Hung & Nguyen Duc Son spoke with Nguyen Huu Hoai, Chairman of the provincial people’s committee.
Forum addresses enterprise development, quality of growth
11:07 | 18/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Business development and an improvement in the quality of growth were emphasized at the Forum on Enterprises Development and Quality of Growth which was held on April 8 in Hanoi by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) together with the National Assembly Economic Committee and the World Bank (WB).