The launching even of USAID LinkSME Today, USAID, the Vietnamese Government Office, and the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) launched the USAID linkages for SMEs project (USAID LinkSME). The five-year, $22.1 million USAID LinkSME project will work with the Government Office and the MPI to strengthen the SME supply chain linkage ecosystem and improve business associations’ and trade groups’ capacity to support SME business development. Linking SMEs with lead firms will advance the Indo-Pacific vision of improved trade and competitiveness and support USAID/Vietnam’s objective of expanding inclusive, market-driven, private-sector-led growth. At the ceremony, Minister and Head of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung highlighted the support of the US government in improving institutional capacity and administrative procedures. The investment climate in Vietnam has been improving. Around 3,451 of 6,191 business conditions and 6,776 of 9,926 goods lines have been … [Read more...] about LinkSME opens huge supply chain opportunities for Vietnamese SMEs
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Editor-in-chief Thuan Huu speaks at the launching ceremony (Source: nhandan.com.vn) Moscow (VNA) - Nhan Dan (People) newspaper officially launched its representative office in Moscow, Russia on July 6, becoming the fourth press agency of Vietnam opening a branch in the country. The launching ceremony was attended by Thuan Huu, member of the CPV Central Committee (PCC), Editor-in-chief of Nhan Dan newspaper, deputy head of the PCC’s Commission for Information and Education, and President of the Vietnam Journalists’ Association; Vietnamese Ambassador to Russia Ngo Duc Manh; and Nicolai Nozdrev, Director of the Third Asian Department under Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. Representatives from the Russian friendship associations, the Vietnamese Association in Russia and press agencies of Russia and Vietnam also participated in the event. In his opening speech, Editor-in-chief Thuan Huu highlighted the time-honoured relationship … [Read more...] about Nhan Dan newspaper opens representative office in Russia
Illustrative image (Source: Internet) HCM City (VNA) - The Asian Carom Billiards Championship 2018 kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on April 4, gathering leading cueists from Japan, the Republic of Korea and Vietnam. Speaking at the opening ceremony, President of the Asian Carom Billiards Confederation (ACBC) Sam Huyn Nam said the points gained by participating players could help them reach higher position in the Union Mondiale de Billiard (UMB) rankings. It is also a chance for the Vietnamese team to assess their players’ performance before they attend the World Cup event in Altalya, Turkey in late April and another World Cup event in Ho Chi Minh City in May. After the opening ceremony, players entered the first days of direct knockouts. The match between Choi Sung Won from the RoK and Mizutani Kouji of Japan ended with a 100-43 victory for the RoK player. Vietnamese player Pham Quoc Tuan defeated Japanese cueist Machida Tadashi with the score 100-61.-VNA VNA … [Read more...] about Asian Carom Billiards Championship 2018 opens in HCM City
SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 15 November 2019 - Ashnik, one of the leading providers of enterprise open source solutions in Southeast Asia (SEA) and India, recently hosted Sysdig CEO, Suresh Vasudevan, at its headquarters.(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o_OpAE8PvAU ) As a part of its ongoing global expansion, Sysdig is broadening their base to better support new and existing customers in Asia by teaming up with regional allies. Having joined forces with Ashnik, Sysdig looks to further its reach in SEA and India. With containerization becoming a critical initiative for many enterprises today, Sysdig helps accelerate the transition to Containers with its Sysdig Secure DevOps Platform. "As enterprises adopt cloud, they recognize that running cloud-native applications in production requires changes to their tools and processes. Containers and Kubernetes are firmly established as the building blocks of cloud deployments. Enterprises need to understand that securing cloud … [Read more...] about Ashnik hosts Sysdig CEO in Singapore
Happy Birthday to our dearest VIR! 28 years of deep and dynamic journalism Luc Mandret - General manager MSLGROUP Vietnam VIR is a very trusting partner for MSL, as one of Vietnam’s top tier business media outlets. We are thrilled to partner with VIR for the quality of the holistic understanding of the business, with the most updated economic news, and insightful in-depth articles. VIR is an essential reading for business leaders, investors, and decision-makers in Vietnam. And for MSL as a communication agency, we really appreciate highlighting our clients’ prospective and financial news. It’s always a pleasure to work with VIR journalists: they are proactive, knowledgeable, and reliable in reporting accurate news and analysis. For us, VIR has been one of our key media partners. We highly appreciate the hard-working and dedicated reporters from VIR, who have supported us in many events and business stories for our clients in diverse sectors such as … [Read more...] about Happy Birthday to our dearest VIR!