The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) will host the Vietnam Business Summit-2019 (VBS-2019) on 16 October in Hanoi, with the theme "Vietnam-A Trusted Business Partner in the Digital Age”.
ietnam is among 38 emerging market economies to have initiated key banking reforms to drive development and fight climate change, according to the second Global Progress Report of the IFC-facilitated Sustainable Banking Network (SBN).
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is drafting a project titled "Organic Agriculture Development for the period 2020-2030". Accordingly, Vietnam aims to rank among top 15 organic farming countries.
Every five years, the population of Ho Chi Minh City increases by one million, with most people being office workers, students, factory labors, or immigrants with low and middle income. Meanwhile, the price of housing and land is sharply increasing over the years.
Researchers from the University of California, Berkeley and the University of Copenhagen estimate that close to 40% of multinational profits (more than $650 billion in 2016) are shifted to tax havens each year.