In 2019, Vietnam recorded a GDP growth rate of 7.02percent despite growing strategic competition in the region and the world. Thisis the second straight year it has fulfilled all 12 targets set by the NationalAssembly, including a record trade surplus of 9.94 billion USD, low budgetoverspending, and inflation under 3 percent. This is also the fourthconsecutive year inflation has been kept under 4 percent. Notably, Vietnamjumped 10 places in the World Economic Forum’s annual Global CompetitivenessReport, becoming the most improved nation in the rankings. … [Read more...] about Top 10 events of Vietnam in 2019
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Many years ago, programmers cherished the ambition of creating purely Vietnamese games for Vietnamese people, and also bringing them to the world. “The biggest difficulty in the first years of operation was the lack of capital. In addition, at that moment, he did not know what games to develop to make profit,” he recalled. … [Read more...] about How are game studios faring in Vietnam?
The ambassadors and diplomats from the participating ASEAN members also underlined the importance of the promotion of solidarity and friendship within ASEAN which would contribute to raising the bloc’s reputation and prestige on the international stage. … [Read more...] about Vietnam takes over Chairmanship of ASEAN Committee
The community of overseas Vietnamese businesspeople is gradually growing, with its position and role consolidated in the host country with many trade and investment promotion activities, connecting with domestic businesses, ministries, agencies, and localities. Programmes organised by overseas Vietnamese businesspeople such as the first Overseas Vietnamese Economic Forum in South Korea in June last year, the Vietnamese Business Forum in Europe held in Warsaw of Poland in September, and the expanded Thailand-Vietnam trade promotion conference in Udon Thani in the same month have contributed to promoting Vietnamese businesses and brands to the international market. … [Read more...] about Overseas Vietnamese return with tech skills
Commander of Nam Yet island extending Tet wishes to on-duty troops Troops joining in a flag-raising ceremony Various activities being held during the event Troops joining a tug-of-war game ...and playing stick pushing... ...or shaking baskets, and catching ducks Joy of victory These activities were enthusiastically cheered by troops Planting trees is also a meaningful activity on the occasion of the Tet festival After joining the celebration of Tet, troops continue to perform their duties Translated by Chung Anh … [Read more...] about New Year atmosphere in Truong Sa