The XIII in 2020, The Forum of Northern Regional Business Cooperation - Linking and Development that is held with the theme "Strengthening the linkage, overcoming COVID-19, accomplishing dual goals, to growth" on October 04, 2020 in Hoa Binh Province is a success
The forum was implemented with the companionship of the Vietnam Small and Medium Enterprises Association in coordination with the People's Committee of Hoa Binh province, and the Hoa Binh Business Association
It is the 13th year that the conference has been held following the success of 12th previous conferences with the aim of strengthening the leadership role of authorities at all levels in supporting small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to development.
Attending at the forum were attended by many senior delegates:
- Mr. Nguyen Chi Dung: Minister of investment planning
- Mr. Ngo Van Tuan: Secretary of the Hoa Binh Provincial Party Committee
- And with leaders of central and local agencies, associations, business associations, and 28 delegations from 24 provinces and cities in the North.
At the forum, Mr. Nguyen Chi Dung - Minister of Planning and Investment emphasized the important role and position of businesses for the Vietnamese economy. Facing the current difficulties of businesses, the Government has implemented 3 major programs to support and help businesses.
Mr. Nguyen Chi Dung - Minister of Planning and Investment is speaking at the forum
The Chairman of Hoa Binh Provincial People's Committee has some recommendations such as: Enterprises continue to cooperate with all levels and branches of the province in the process of operation and fully comply with the provisions of law, especially tax policies, salary, social insurance. Project investment is boosted according to the committed schedule; to focus on production and business, at the same time to step by step renovate technologies to create high labor productivity and high economic efficiency; Enterprises should provide vocational training to improve the quality of human resources; along with that, actively promote product brands and boost exports ...
According to the report of the Vietnam Small and Medium Enterprises Association, 2020 is a year when the global economy is heavily affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam's economy is also significantly affected. The COVID-19 pandemic also affected businesses and household businesses. Many stores and small business households have to close due to reduced purchasing power and no profit.
According to the report of the Vietnam Small and Medium Enterprises Association, in 2020, the global economy in general will be heavily affected by COVID-19, the Vietnamese economy in particular will also be significantly affected. COVID-19 also severely affected businesses and business households. Many stores and small business households have to close due to reduced purchasing power and no profit.
At the forum there are also many questions are taken to resolve the difficulties. Attending to attend the forum were Mr. Nguyen Kim Hung - Deputy Director of Vietnam Small and Medium Management Science Institute and Chairman of Kim Nam Group.
Mr. Nguyen Kim Hung gave some comments and questions in the forum
Specially, in the Forum, it also spends a lot of time sharing about how small and medium enterprises that can find import and export markets via the Internet, so that they can export their goods through the Covid19. Besides, digital transformation solutions for Vietnamese small and medium enterprises should be boosted.