Forum discusses measures to enhance Vietnam – Japan economic cooperation

Forum discusses measures to enhance Vietnam – Japan economic cooperation

NDO – A forum themed ‘Vietnam – Japan Policy Research Forum: Deepening bilateral cooperation after ten years of Vietnam – Japan Economic Partnership Agreement’ was held in Hanoi on November 15. (11 hours ago)


Dutch expert offers suggestions for Mekong Delta’s sustainable development

  Nov 14, 2018 06:38:02
NDO – The Mekong Delta and its people are facing flooding, drought, salinisation, polluted water and land subsidence. However, smart and appropriate responses would help the people to live with the challenges, turn them into opportunities and make the delta more sustainable, resilient, and prosperous.  

SHB honoured with second Labour Order

  Nov 13, 2018 17:16:16
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue presented the second-class Labour Order to the Saigon - Hanoi Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SHB) for the second time, on the occasion of its 25th anniversary on November 13.  

Measures to promote sustainable exports of wood and forestry products

  Nov 13, 2018 16:37:51
NDO - The export value of wood and forestry products reached over US$7.6 billion in the first 10 months of the year, a year-on-year increase of 16.12% and accounting for 23.375 of the total export turnover of agriculture, according to the Vietnam Timber and Forest Product Association (Vifores). 

More than half of German businesses wish to expand investment in Vietnam

  Nov 13, 2018 16:10:12
NDO - 54% of German companies wish to expand their business in Vietnam over the next 12 months and 52% want to hire more employees for their factories, according to a survey announced by the Delegate of German Industry and Commerce in Vietnam (GIC/AHK Vietnam). 

Making thorough preparations to optimise opportunities from CPTPP

  Nov 13, 2018 16:05:02
NDO – The 14th National Assembly (NA) voted to pass a resolution on the ratification of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and related documents during its ongoing sixth session on November 12, receiving approval from 100% of the NA deputies in attendance.  

Major SOEs transferred to state capital management committee

  Nov 13, 2018 10:08:49
NDO – The Committee for Management of State Capital at Enterprises (CMSC) and the two Ministries of Finance and Information and Communications reached deals on November 12 to transfer the ministries’ right to represent the owner of State capital at their firms to the CMSC. 

State budget revenues exceed VND1 quadrillion in ten months

  Nov 12, 2018 17:07:50
NDO – State budget revenues reached over VND1.12 quadrillion (US$48.16 billion) in the first ten months of 2018, equivalent to 84.9% of the year’s estimate and up 15.1% against the same period last year, announced the Ministry of Finance on November 12. 

Great potential to help Vietnam realise its digital economy dream

  Nov 12, 2018 17:07:29
NDO - Vietnam’s immense potential in information technology, cloud computing and big smartphone coverage are serving as key propellants for the country to materialise its dream to successfully develop its digital economy. Thu Ha reports. 

CPTPP – great expectation for enterprises

  Nov 12, 2018 16:52:24
NDO – In addition to impacts from tariff reductions, the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is expected to promote the improvement of institutions and the business environment for Vietnamese enterprises. 

Vietnam, Barcelona enterprises foster commercial connection

  Nov 12, 2018 16:50:14
NDO – A conference was held in Hanoi on November 12 to foster commercial connections between Vietnamese and Barcelona (Spain) businesses. 

Feasibility studies of Vietnam’s North-South Expressway approved

  Nov 12, 2018 16:20:25
NDO - The Ministry of Transport (MOT) has approved the feasibility study reports of 11 sub-projects of the eastern North-South Expressway project for the 2017-2020 period, according to a ministry official. 

Logistics test Vietnam’s commitment to improving business environment

  Nov 12, 2018 11:28:36
NDO - Recognising the crucial role of logistics in enhancing the competitiveness of the economy, since 2017 the government has taken many measures aiming to improve the performance of this sector. 

PM requests VietinBank to boost transparency, financial capacity

  Nov 11, 2018 20:47:42
NDO/VNA - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (VietinBank) to boost its transparency, financial potential and management capacity in line with international standards.  

Ho Chi Minh City renews growth model

  Nov 11, 2018 15:17:26
NDO – Over the years, Ho Chi Minh City's economy has been continuously growing at a high level, contributing significantly to the development of the country. However, according to experts, in order to develop a sustainable economy and keep pace with global trends, the city should synchronously implement measures to continue renewing the growth model in association with raising the quality of growth, labour productivity and competitiveness.