Cai Lan port loads first shipments in Lunar New Year

Cai Lan port loads first shipments in Lunar New Year

NDO – Cai Lan port in northern Quang Ninh province loaded its batches of cargo onto two ships on February 19 (the fourth day of the Year of the Dog), the first shipments in the Lunar New Year. (Feb 20, 2018)


Waking up the "golden” seaport

  Feb 14, 2018
NDO - Vietnam's maritime industry witnessed a special event in 2017 with the reception of Margrethe Maersk, an ultra large container vessel with a capacity of 18,000 TEU owned by Danish shipping giant Maersk Line. The vessel docked at the Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) in Ba Ria-Vung Tau province on February 20, 2017, proving CMIT as one of the 19 terminals in the world capable of handling such huge vessels. 

FDI attraction, highlights and inadequacies

  Feb 14, 2018
NDO - Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows to Vietnam advanced spectacularly in the last two quarters of 2017, bringing the total amount of FDI pledges for 2017 to a 10-year record high. However, experts recommended a comprehensive review of the quality of FDI capital after the 'Formosa incident' in 2016.  

PM urges promotion of trade and investment with strategic partners

  Feb 14, 2018
NDO – The Prime Minister has signed Decision No. 213/QĐ-TTg, approving the project on "Strengthening bilateral trade and investment cooperation between Vietnam and other important strategic partners."  

Vietnam to cut admin procedures to help taxpayers

  Feb 13, 2018
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the tax sector to slash a significant number of administrative procedures so as to facilitate taxpayers and raise government revenues. 

Vietnam’s seafood exports to EU see positive changes

  Feb 13, 2018
NDO – Vietnam’s seafood exports to the market of the European Union (EU) reported strong developments in the first month of 2018, with most seafood items having posted growth in export revenue after a gloomy period resulting from the “yellow card” incident concerning illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing.  

Vietnam’s government revenues up 5.2% in January

  Feb 13, 2018
NDO - Vietnam’s budget revenues for January were estimated at VND114.2 trillion (US$5 billion), up 5.2% over the same month in 2017, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) has reported.  

Vietnam earns US$13 million from fruit and veg exports each day as Tet nears

  Feb 12, 2018
NDO – In January of this year Vietnam generated approximately US$13 million from vegetable and fruit exports each day while spending nearly US$6 million on daily imports of the foodstuffs. 

Da Nang Hi-Tech Park attracts additional US$62 million

  Feb 10, 2018
NDO - The People's Committee of Da Nang city held a ceremony on February 9 to grant investment certificates for two projects in Da Nang Hi-Tech Park with a total investment of US$62.2 million.  

Israel-Vietnam FTA to bring numerous benefits for both countries

  Feb 09, 2018
NDO – The cooperative relations between Israel and Vietnam are growing vigorously in all spheres, with the two countries currently negotiating the official signing of a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA). 

Nearly 660 foreign investors receive trading codes in January

  Feb 09, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Securities Depository (VSD) granted some 659 trading codes to foreign investors, including 58 institutions and 601 individuals, in January. 

Vietnam facilitates RoK investment: PM

  Feb 08, 2018
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception in Hanoi, on February 8, for Chairman of the Hyosung Group Cho Hyun-joon from the Republic of Korea (RoK).  

Survey says 70% of Japanese enterprises wish to expand business in Vietnam

  Feb 07, 2018
NDO - Approximately 70% of Japanese enterprises operating in Vietnam intend to expand their operations in future, an increase of 3% compared to 2016, according to a JETRO survey.  

Spring Fair introduces agricultural products

  Feb 06, 2018
NDO – The 2018 Spring Fair, introducing Vietnamese agricultural products, opened at the Vietnam Agriculture Promotion and Exhibition Centre at No.489 Hoang Quoc Viet Street, Hanoi, on February 6. 

Vietnam had over half a million enterprises in 2017

  Feb 06, 2018
NDO - The number of active enterprises in Vietnam in 2017 was estimated at more than 560,000, an annual increase of 11%, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).