Despite tremendous improvements in the last few decades, the environment to do business in Vietnam, and many Asian countries remain complex and challenging. Social progresses and environment norms in many cases lag far behind the business and economic boom in many of the countries in the region. Inequality is growing and poverty reduction is slowing down. These development issues remain and need to be addressed by innovative and tailor-made solutions which can fit to and work in the local contexts. Born ...

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[4 April 2018] — The General Statistics Office (GSO) started a general census of businesses, and enterprises nationwide in April 2018 to take stock of the real situation in corporate development. Head of the GSO’s Industry Statistics Department Phạm Đình Thúy said the survey aimed to gather sufficient information about businesses, and calculate more accurately the GDP of the country, as well as economic growth of localities.The survey result is expected to support management, policy-making, the ...

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Prepared by Economica Vietnam, the “White Paper – Disaster Risks, Climate Change, and Responses of Vietnamese Businesses” explores the potential impacts of climate change and natural disasters on Vietnamese businesses and the economy, analyzes how businesses can respond to climate change and the potential opportunities it brings, all while stressing the importance of the case that government agencies, donors, and other stake holders should continue to support businesses in tackling the climate change ...

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