National Innovation Systems

International Conference on European National Innovation Systems and Lessons Learned for Vietnam

In the context of a rapidly developing knowledge economy, National Innovation Systems (NIS) can play a crucial role in the economic growth of countries.
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Strategic Relations Between the US and Vietnam

How One-Time Rivals Virtually Became Best Friends in Light of the Rise of China

The fact that Harris’ trip now took her to Vietnam, which is ruled by the Communist Party, illustrates the strategic importance that Washington now affords to its one-time rival.
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Emerging Maritime Issues from Legal Perspectives

The 7th Ocean Dialogue

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KAS Vietnam pay tribute to its first Resident Representative

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung mourns the departure of Dr. Peter Köppinger

With great dismay and sadness we had to learn about the death of our former Resident Representative, Dr.Peter Köppinger.
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Leadership change at KAS Vietnam

Florian Feyerabend - New Country Representative

His tenure begins on 1 August 2021
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Dr. Nguyen Tri Hieu, Banking - Finance expert
VEPR's Quarterly Economic Report (II-2020) launched

Widespread vaccination does not guarantee full recovery of the economy: Economist


The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung is a German political foundation. With our office in Hanoi, where we are present since 1993, we commit ourselves - together with our partners - to the promotion of rule-of-law structures, representative democracy, sustainable and social market economy as well as regional and international integration. With activities such as conferences, training, research and publications we aim to contribute to Vietnam's socio-political and economic development and to international cooperation and understanding.
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Provincial Open Budget Index Survey 2020 launched
As many as 27 out 63 cities and provinces have made their local budget open to the public. However, people's participation in budget watch remains limited.
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Provincial Open Budget Index Survey 2019
POBI is a tool to help provinces and cities measure the level of openness and transparency in State budget management and the level of implementation of the Law on State Budget.
EVFTA - Opportunities and Challenges for European Businesses
The enforcement of EVFTA is expected to boost the Viet Nam–EU economic partnership by abolishing 99% of import tariffs. Dr. Nguyen Duc Thanh of VEPR shares his insights on EVFTA.
Photo KAS Vietnam : Candidates and judges of the Student Contest
A Competition for Undergraduate Students
Innovation For Networked Security Policy – Coping With Food Insecurity And Climate Change
The final round of the competition, which aims to find innovative solutions for food insecurity in the Mekong River Delta, takes place in Ho Chi Minh City between Sep.18-21.2020..
Law and Regulation to Handle Violation on Protection of Consumer's Right
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Course Dissemination
Multilateral Diplomacy
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Training Seminar
Raising awareness of law enforcement officers on criminal liability of legal entities
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VEPR's Quarterly Report IV/2019 launched
The Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) launched its 4th Quarterly Economic Report on January 16 2020 under the support of KASVietnam. About 80 journalists att...
Presentation of the Quarterly Macro-Economic Report 3/2019
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