Dak Lak should map out a master plan with long-term vision: Deputy PM

Dak Lak should map out a master plan with long-term vision: Deputy PM

NDO – Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has advised Dak Lak province to map out a master plan with long-term vision regarding the areas of socio-economic development, space, infrastructure construction and land, among others, in association with regional planning and national product planning. (Mar 11, 2019 11:17:03)


RoK investment continues its uptrend in Vietnam

  Mar 08, 2019 17:06:09
NDO - The Republic of Korea (RoK) continues to be the largest foreign investor in Vietnam thus far, making it a big investment success story in the country, Thu Ha reports. 

Vietnam’s central bank takes measures to curb illicit lending

  Mar 08, 2019 16:54:29
NDO - The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has said it will direct banks to increase their agricultural and rural lending in order to prevent black-market lending, which has been the source of scores of criminal cases in recent years. 

World Bank praises Vietnam’s policy focus on digital technology

  Mar 08, 2019 11:27:03
NDO - Ousmane Dione, the World Bank’s chief in Vietnam, has said he is encouraged by an increased focus of the Vietnamese government’s policies on disruptive technology and digital economy. 

Protecting "Made in Vietnam" brand

  Mar 07, 2019 13:11:00
NDO - According to the European Union (EU) statistics, the export of electric bicycles from Vietnam to the EU has been increasing sharply with nearly 139,000 units in 11 months of 2018, worth EUR66.9 million, an increase of 47.4% in terms of numbers and 22.6% in terms of export value over the same period in 2017. 

Tata Coffee announces the launch of their first off-shore coffee production unit in Vietnam

  Mar 07, 2019 12:11:07
Tata Coffee Vietnam Company Limited, a 100% subsidiary of Tata Coffee, unveiled their state-of-the art freeze-dried coffee production plant Vietnam, at a grand ceremony, on March 6. 

Tightened supervision needed for P2P lending services: Deputy PM

  Mar 06, 2019 21:36:02
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has asked competent ministries and sector to enhance inspections, supervision and settlement of violations related to peer-to-peer (P2P) lending model which has been springing up in Vietnam in recent two years. 

State budget collection rises 18.2% in two months

  Mar 06, 2019 21:24:53
NDO/VNA – Total state budget revenue was estimated at nearly VND246.5 trillion (US$10.6 billion) in the first two months of 2019, up 18.2% year-on-year and equivalent to 17.5% of the target for the whole year. 

JETRO: 70% of Japanese firms to expand investment in Vietnam

  Mar 06, 2019 18:23:03
NDO/VNA – Up to 70% of Japanese businesses have announced that they want to expand operations in Vietnam, especially in manufacturing, trade and service, and retail sector, according to the Japanese External Trade Organisation (JETRO). 

Vietnam attends int’l food, beverage exhibition in Japan

  Mar 06, 2019 18:17:38
NDO/VNA – As many as 20 Vietnamese firms are attending the International Food and Beverage Exhibition (FOODEX 2019) that opened in the Japanese prefecture of Chiba on March 5. 

ADB, WB promote online bidding in Vietnam

  Mar 06, 2019 17:48:52
NDO – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the World Bank (WB) have decided to use the Vietnam National E-Procurement System (VNEPS) to implement online bidding for bidding packages that are widely competitive in the field of construction and goods under projects funded by the two international organisations in Vietnam. 

Vietnam's largest furniture fair opens in HCM City

  Mar 06, 2019 16:28:31
NDO - The 12th Vietnam International Furniture and Home Accessories Fair (VIFA-EXPO), the largest of its kind in Vietnam, opened at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on March 6. 

Retail sales, service revenue increase in two months

  Mar 06, 2019 14:39:37
NDO/VNA – The country’s total retail sales and services revenue rose by 12.2% year-on-year to VND793.8 trillion (US$35.2 billion) in the first two months of this year.  

France’s Air Liquide encouraged to expand investment in Vietnam

  Mar 06, 2019 12:14:37
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has expressed his belief that France’s Air Liquide Group will continue closely coordinating with Vietnamese ministries, agencies and businesses to push ahead with preparations for its investment projects and improve its production capacity in Vietnam. 

Five Vietnamese billionaires make Forbes 2019 list

  Mar 06, 2019 11:51:43
NDO - Forbes has released its annual list of the world's billionaires including five billionaires from Vietnam, with two newcomers compared to the 2018 list.