GDP growth to likely exceed 6.8 percent target
08:37 | 11/11/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Vietnam reached a gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 6.82, 6.73 and 7.31 percent in the first, second and third quarter of this year, respectively. The 2019 GDP growth is expected to exceed the 6.8 percent target set by the National Assembly.
Abbott Announces Discovery of New Strain of HIV
08:10 | 09/11/2019 Economy- Society
Abbott announced that a team of its scientists identified a new subtype of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), called HIV-1 Group M, subtype L. The findings, published in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (JAIDS), show the role next-generation genome sequencing is playing in helping researchers stay one step ahead of mutating viruses and avoiding new pandemics.
Hanoi storms admin reform targets
08:48 | 30/10/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Public Administrative Reform index (PAR index) placed Hanoi in second place among the country’s 63 provinces and cities, but the capital city is not resting on its laurels, pushing ahead with plans to implement a comprehensive electronic administration.
Digital solutions sought to boost agricultural exports to EU
09:00 | 24/10/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The EU market is very demanding in terms of compliance with standards. Its consumers value high quality products with special characteristics such as organic growing and geographical indications. Therefore, applications of agriculture 4.0 are needed to help Vietnamese farm produce carve a market niche in the EU.