Aiming to find effective short term and long-term solutions, the Ministry of Science and Technology (MST) invited experts from large healthcare centers, including the Central Tropical Diseases Hospital, Military Medical Academy, Military Hospital 103, HCM City Pasteur Institute and VABIOTECH (the Company for Vaccine and Biological Production No 1) to the meeting. … [Read more...] about Covid-2019: what can Vietnam’s scientists do?
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According to the Politburo, Vietnam is facing challenges in meeting national energy security targets and still has to import energy due to insufficient domestic supplies. Many power projects have been delayed and several projects invested by State-owned enterprises have incurred losses while the efficiency of energy exploitation remains low. … [Read more...] about Vietnam encourages private investment in energy: Politburo
Presently, 3 support centers for innovative startup have been built in 3 universities to develop the innovative startup ecosystem in education. Solutions and suggestions on boosting startup activities in universities and on connecting businesses and educational institutes have been proposed. … [Read more...] about Vietnam aiming to boost its innovation index
Vietnam's exports was expected to increase by about 10 percent in 2019, but the overall growth rate reflected two things. On the one hand, there was strong growth in the US market (up by over 10 percentage points compared to 2018) , but on the other hand, the growth in non-US markets decreased (down by nearly 10 percentage points). … [Read more...] about The sun still shines in Vietnam: World Bank
This equals to a GDP drop of VND1.65 trillion ($71 million) this year and VND5.3 trillion ($228 million) next year. The decline will climax at VND8 trillion ($344 million) in 2021, says the NCIF, which functions under the Ministry of Planning and Investment. … [Read more...] about US-China trade war could drag Vietnam GDP down