A Comparative Study of Educational Cooperation Between Thailand and Neighboring Countries: Lao PDR and Cambodia

Jan. 26, 2015 (Vietnamica) — The objectives of this research were 1) to compare the educational cooperation between Thailand and Cambodia, and Laos PDR; 2) to compare the outcomes of educational cooperation on human development and international understanding; and 3) to provide policy recommendations for the future prospects of educational cooperation. (more…)

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ASEAN Capital Markets Integration: The Way Forward

ASEAN Capital Markets Integration: The Way Forward

Jan. 22, 2015 (Vietnamica) — It has been suggested, as a part of the next stage of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) development, that ASEAN should forge a greater financial integration, including regional capital markets integration. Regional capital markets integration implies capital moves freely from one member country to...

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Elite Competition and Economic Reform in Cuba and Vietnam: A Comparative Study of Policy Legitimation

Jan 11, 2015 (Vietnamica) — Cuba and Vietnam, as survivors of the Cold War entered the post-Soviet Era with a myriad of economic woes. These eventually served as incentives for these countries to implement economic reforms that bolstered not only their economic performance, but also the survival of their...

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Management Styles and Organisational Effectiveness in Vietnam: A Comparison in Terms of Management Practices between State-owned and Foreign Enterprises

Jan. 11, 2015 (Vietnamica) — Human capital initiatives play a vital role in resolving the most pressing business challenges. The effective management of human poses new challenges in the...

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Managing in an Interconnected World: Pioneering Business and Technology Excellence

Jan. 9, 2015 (Vietnamica) — The purpose of the conference is to provide a unique international forum to facilitate the exchange of cutting-edge information through multidisciplinary presentations of new...

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A Policy Dialogue on Rice Futures: Rice-based Farming Systems Research in the Mekong Region

Jan. 9, 2015 (Vietnamica) — The impetus for convening a policy dialogue on rice futures in the Mekong region was the conclusion of the 5-year research-for-development initiative, ‘Rice-based Systems...

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Tigers@Mekong Ecosystem Summit: Site Selection

Tigers@Mekong Ecosystem Summit: Site Selection

January 9, 2014 (Vietnamica) — Tigers@Mekong is a State Department funded program that is helping to accelerate the ecosystem in the Lower Mekong sub-region (Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and...

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TIGERS@Mekong: Vietnam Startup Competition Grant

TIGERS@Mekong: Vietnam Startup Competition Grant

January 8, 2015 (Vietnamica) — Tigers@Mekong is looking to support a startup competition in Vietnam with a grant and support to help technology based startups in Vietnam. (more…)

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From Institutional Autonomy to Accountability for Higher Educational Leadership in Vietnam

January 4, 2015 (Vietnamica) — Institutional autonomy plays a significant role in attempts to define international standards of university governance. Institutional accountability is enforced and can have important implications...

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Wind Energy in Vietnam: Resource Assessment, Development Status and Future Implications

December 31, 2014 (Vietnamica) — Nguyen (2007) estimates the technical potential of wind energy in Vietnam and discusses strategies for promoting the market penetration of wind energy in the...

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Highlights of Tech Acquisitions in 2014: Vietnam

December 30, 2014 (Vietnamica) – Ngân Sâu at Action.vn highlights tech acquisitions this year in Vietnam. (more…)

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Measuring Central Bank Independence for Vietnam

December 30, 2014 (Vietnamica) — Recent instabilities in conducting monetary policy in Vietnam’s macroeconomics demand instant preparations for adopting a new framework: Inflation targeting. In fact, the State Bank...

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