Encouraging enterprises to invest in agricultural development

Encouraging enterprises to invest in agricultural development

NDO – In 2018, despite enormous competition pressure from markets around the world, Vietnam's agricultural export turnover still rose strongly, reaching a record of over US$40 billion. (9 hours ago)

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Work starts on US$152.7 million solar power plant in Tra Vinh

  Jan 19, 2019 21:46:48
NDO/VNA – Construction of a solar power plant worth over VND3.55 trillion (US$152.7 million) began in Duyen Hai township in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh on January 19. 

Vietnam attends first meeting of CPTPP Commission

  Jan 19, 2019 17:34:41
NDO/VNA - Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh attended the first meeting of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) Commission in Tokyo, Japan, on January 19, together with ministers in charge of economy and trade from 10 other member nations.  

Deputy PM: no group interest found in SOE equitisation, divestment

  Jan 19, 2019 10:46:51
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has stated that no group interests have been found in the equitisation and divestment of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) following inspections.  

Vietnam, US bolster economic cooperation

  Jan 18, 2019 21:44:24
NDO/VNA – Vietnam considers the US an important partner and is willing to bolster the bilateral ties in all fields, especially in economic cooperation, trade, investment, science-technology, and education and training, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has affirmed. 

Vietnam Sustainability Forum 2019 takes place in Hanoi

  Jan 18, 2019 17:40:51
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Sustainability Forum 2019 took place in Hanoi on January 18 following the successful organisation of the first event last year. 

Vietnam exports 1.58 million tonnes of rubber in 2018

  Jan 18, 2019 16:40:43
NDO – In 2018, the Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) basically completed its targets, in which the total volume of exploited rubber reached 307,108 tonnes of latex, equalling 101.92% of the yearly plan (exceeding 5,788 tons), and total revenue was estimated at VND 22,686 billion, reaching 103% of the plan. 

Deputy PM lays out measures to curb CPI at 3.3-3.9%

  Jan 18, 2019 11:36:48
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue required ministries, sectors and localities to control the consumer price index (CPI) between 3.3-3.9% in 2019 while chairing a conference of the National Steering Committee on Price Management in Hanoi on January 17.  

Vietnam can grow fast and sustainably: PM

  Jan 17, 2019 22:22:30
NDO/VNA – Vietnam can achieve fast and sustainable economic growth without having to choose between growth quality and speed, stated Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the Vietnam Economic Forum (VEF) 2019’s plenary and high-level policy dialogue in Hanoi on January 17. 

International seminar discusses digital economy development

  Jan 17, 2019 17:45:22
NDO – An international symposium on the orientation of developing the digital economy in the context of the fourth Industrial Revolution (IR4.0) was held in Hanoi on January 17, discussing opportunities and challenges for Vietnam in the field. 

Aquatic exports target US$10 billion in 2019

  Jan 17, 2019 17:40:16
NDO - The aquatic sector overcame difficulties in technical barriers to achieve record export revenue of US$9 billion in 2018, thanks to the close links between firms and carefully planned businesses, laying a foundation for reaching the target of US$10 billion export revenue in 2019. 

National Assembly chair urges oil firm PVN to overcome difficulties

  Jan 17, 2019 16:08:43
NDO - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has asked the national oil and gas firm PVN to build on what it achieved last year and overcome the challenges ahead in order to fulfil the tasks assigned to the group. 

Standard Chartered predicts stable economic growth for Vietnam in 2019

  Jan 17, 2019 15:55:16
NDO/VNA – Standard Chartered Bank has forecast that Vietnam will see a stable economic growth of 6.9% in 2019, buoyed by strong FDI-supported manufacturing industry. 

Vietnam-Africa trade reaches US$6.6 billion in 2018

  Jan 17, 2019 15:51:16
NDO/VNA – Bilateral trade between Vietnam and African nations hit US$6.6 billion in 2018, with Vietnam’s exports worth US$3 billion, up 10% from the previous year. 

Deputy PM: public investment, national infrastructure key for 2019 economy

  Jan 16, 2019 21:50:09
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has said that clearing barriers to national infrastructure work and placing a focus on public investment allocation are important tasks for the Vietnamese economy in 2019.