VN Climbs Up Four Places To Rank 79th in World Happiness Report 2021 14:56 | 20/03/2021

VGP – Viet Nam surpasses several Asian nations, including China and Malaysia to rank 79th in the World Happiness Report 2021.

WB Survey: Share of VN’s Firms Adopting 4.0 Technologies Is Below 10% 10:12 | 19/03/2021

VGP – Adoption of key technologies in Industry 4.0 is still very incipient in Viet Nam with only 6.9% of firms making use of cloud computing for business tasks, according to the World Bank’s survey themed “Firm-level technology adoption in Viet Nam”.  

IMF: VN Successfully Navigating The Pandemic 12:07 | 17/03/2021

VGP – The pandemic hit Viet Nam’s economy hard, but the nation has taken decisive steps to limit both the health and economic fallout, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s latest annual assessment of Viet Nam’s economy.

Deputy PM Reaffirms Solidarity And Support For Cuba 17:00 | 16/03/2021
VGP – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh reaffirmed Viet Nam’s solidarity and support for Cuba, during his phone conversation with Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla on Tuesday.
Netherlands ready to support VN in improving the Mekong Delta’s resilience to climate change 07:47 | 13/03/2021

VGP - The Mekong Delta Plan, the Agriculture Transformation Program and the studies on land subsidence are among remarkable achievements in Viet Nam-Netherlands cooperation in response to water challenges and climate change, according to Dutch Embassy.

Academic cooperation model contributes useful expertise to MDR’s climate change response 21:44 | 12/03/2021

VGP – Policy makers and local authorities should take up effective results of academic cooperation from joint researches of Vietnamese and foreign universities and academies in mitigation of climate change in the Mekong Delta Region (MDR), said Mr. Ivo Hooghe, First Secretary in charge of development cooperation, Embassy of Belgium in Viet Nam.

Three Vietnamese universities named in THE World Rankings 2021 17:59 | 12/03/2021

VGP – The Times Higher Education (THE) recently released its Emerging Economies University Rankings 2021, with Viet Nam having three universities named on the list of 606 tertiary education institutions from 48 countries.

WB Country Director: Gov’t Sets Up Coordinated Action Basis For Sustainable Development Of Mekong Delta 12:01 | 11/03/2021

VGP –  Resolution 120 itself is a big step forward in setting the basis for coordinated action for sustainable development in the Mekong Delta and since then there has been a lot of concrete progress as well.

Women’s Role In Sustainable Development Highlighted 19:10 | 10/03/2021
VGP - Women should be encouraged to carry forward their strength and contribute to national development and sustainable development in general, heard a forum in Ha Noi on March 10.
Green Climate Fund Helps Spur Energy Efficiency Investments 17:10 | 08/03/2021

VGP - The World Bank, acting on behalf of the Green Climate Fund (GCF), has signed a US$11.3 million grant with the State Bank of Viet Nam to support the development of a commercial financing market for industrial energy efficiency investments.