Dong Nai’s six-month FDI attraction nearly meets yearly plan

Dong Nai’s six-month FDI attraction nearly meets yearly plan

NDO/VNA – The southern province of Dong Nai attracted US$902 million in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first six months of the year, accounting for over 90% of the yearly plan and up 48% from the same period in 2017. (15 hours ago)


Vietnam-Azerbaijan intergovernmental committee convenes second meeting

  Jun 22, 2018 13:12:29
NDO – The second meeting of the Vietnam-Azerbaijan intergovernmental committee on economic, trade, scientific and technical cooperation took place in Baku, Azerbaijan on June 20, under the co-chair of Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade, Tran Tuan Anh, and Azerbaijan’s Energy Minister, Parviz Shahbazov. 

Brussels workshop talks about EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement

  Jun 21, 2018 18:22:47
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Embassy in Belgium, in collaboration with the European Union (EU), the EU-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentarians’ Group and the European Institute for Asian Studies, held a workshop in Brussels on June 20 to speed up the signing and ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA). 

Vietnamese fruit and vegetables have great opportunities to enter Japan

  Jun 21, 2018 16:42:39
NDO - The Japanese agricultural sector is facing difficulties due to an aging population and the disregard of the youth in terms of the industry, creating tremendous opportunities for Vietnamese exporters to promote the exports of fruit and vegetables to the market. 

Dien Quang, FPT sign partnership to make smart lighting products

  Jun 21, 2018 15:57:38
NDO - Electric lighting maker Dien Quang and technology firm FPT have signed an agreement to produce smart lamps, with the first products scheduled for commercial release by the end of 2018. 

Hai Duong to have smart city

  Jun 20, 2018 21:57:15
NDO/VNA – The authorities of the northern province of Hai Duong had a working session on June 20 with a delegation from the International Real Estate Federation’s representative agency in the Republic of Korea (FIABCI-Korea) on the building of a smart city in the locality.  

Vietnam businesses attend manufacturing expo in Japan

  Jun 20, 2018 21:25:46
NDO/VNA – Thirty-two Vietnamese businesses operating in the field of mechanical manufacturing and supporting industries have participated in the 22nd Mechanical Components & Materials Technology Expo (M-Tech 2018) that opened in Tokyo, Japan, on June 20. 

Project on agricultural modernisation proves effective: PM

  Jun 20, 2018 21:23:54
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc appreciated results of a project on agricultural modernisation at a conference to review the implementation of the project during 2013-2017 on June 20 in Hanoi. 

Seminar updates Fair Finance Asia programme

  Jun 20, 2018 21:20:08
NDO/VNA – Oxfam in Vietnam, a non-governmental organisation, hosted a seminar in Hanoi on June 20 to update the Fair Finance Asia programme. 

Taking full advantage of opportunities to boost economic growth

  Jun 20, 2018 16:57:00
NDO - The World Bank (WB) has recently released the Taking Stock report on the latest economic situation in Vietnam. Accordingly, the WB assessed that the Vietnamese economic growth has been robust in recent times, accompanied by broad macroeconomic stability. 

Various potential in trade and investment between Vietnam and the Philippines

  Jun 20, 2018 15:53:10
NDO – Vietnam and the Philippines have great potential for boosting trade and investment, heard a business matching event, held in Ho Chi Minh City, on June 20. 

Vietnam deals with pressure to improve labour productivity

  Jun 20, 2018 12:50:52
NDO – Experts have warned that the momentum of Vietnam's economic growth has not really come from increased labour productivity. According to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam, the country’s labour productivity is still low compared to other nations in the region, only about 1/14 of Singapore’s, 1/6 that of Malaysia and a third of Thailand’s. Without comprehensive measures, it will be difficult to maintain the current momentum of growth. 

Target of truncating business conditions seems hard to fulfil

  Jun 20, 2018 11:51:16
NDO - The Government has issued Resolution No. 19-2018/NQ-CP on the continued implementation of major measures to improve the business environment and enhance the national competitiveness in 2018 and following years. 

Vietnam, Korea foster business connection

  Jun 20, 2018 10:59:42
NDO/VNA - The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI)’s Ho Chi Minh City branch on June 19 organised a conference to promote links between enterprises from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (ROK). 

Vietnam, Israel hold fifth round of negotiations on FTA

  Jun 19, 2018 21:59:38
NDO/VNA – Vietnam and Israel reached progress during the fifth round of negotiations on a free trade agreement (FTA) between the two nations which was recently held in Jerusalem city.