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).
Boosting exports to Thailand through exhibitions
11:30 | 17/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Participation in exhibitions in Thailand will bring Vietnamese businesses lots of opportunities to expand their markets and boost trade, said Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) Director Jaruwan Suwannasat in a talk with Vietnam Economic News’ Hoa Quynh.
Open first LabVIEW Academy in Vietnam
11:10 | 16/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - National Instruments (NI) announced a partnership with Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Vocational College to open the first LabVIEW Academy in Vietnam as part of a continuing commitment to help raise the standards of engineering education in Vietnam.
Uncontracted Vietnamese workers abroad and solutions
10:27 | 16/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - In response to a ban by the Republic of Korea (RoK) on Vietnamese laborers due to increased numbers absconding, the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) has aggressively implemented a range of measures to address the problem.
Paying attention to SMEs
09:38 | 14/04/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Planning and Investment, more than 90 percent of Vietnamese enterprises are small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). These enterprises have created jobs for over 50 percent of population, produced more than 40 percent of consumer goods and contributed 47 percent of GDP. As a pillar of the economy, the whole society has paid special attention to SMEs.