Vietnam, Japan strengthen economic and trade cooperation

Vietnam, Japan strengthen economic and trade cooperation

NDO – A workshop on promoting the Vietnam and Japan economic and trade cooperation was held in Tokyo, Japan, on September 20, gathering representatives from nearly 120 Vietnamese and Japanese enterprises. (Sep 21, 2017)


Businesses optimistic over US inspection of Vietnam’s tra fish

  Aug 29, 2017
NDO – The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has decided to check all shipments of catfish and tra fish imported from Vietnam as of August 2, however, according to domestic tra fish exporters, this also presents an opportunity for the industry.  

Businesses supported with access to international food safety regulations

  Aug 28, 2017
NDO – An international forum on food safety opened in Ho Chi Minh City on August 28 to provide support for domestic enterprises in meeting food safety regulations in the international market. 

Vietnam Airlines subsidiary receives international award

  Aug 22, 2017
NDO – The Noi Bai Cartering Services Joint Stock Company (NCS), a subsidiary of the Vietnam Airlines Corporation, has received a ‘Certificate of Appreciation’ from Japanese airline.All Nippon Airways (ANA)for its excellent in-flight meals offered on the ANA’s flights. 

PV Power raises share-for-sale IPO ratio to 20%

  Aug 17, 2017
NDO/VNA –The PetroVietnam Power Corporation (PV Power), the country’s second-biggest power provider, will offer 20% of its total shares for sale at an initial public offering (IPO) in December. 

Deputy PM urges finalisation of SOEs list to make divestment during 2017-20

  Aug 16, 2017
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has requested that the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) promptly submits a decision publicising the list of State-owned enterprises (SOEs), whose State capital is to be sold during the 2017-2020 period, to the Prime Minister for signing. 

Hanoi’s taxation agency shares policies with Japanese businesses

  Aug 11, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Hanoi Taxation Department shared information about tax policies of Vietnam and Hanoi in particular with the Japanese firms operating in the capital city during a seminar on August 10. 

Improved economic governance helps increase confidence in private sector

  Aug 09, 2017
NDO – A recent survey on business confidence conducted by the Vietnam Private Sector Forum (VPSF) showed that the confidence of private business leaders continues to increase, as the private sector is increasingly asserting its important role in Vietnam's economic growth in the near future. 

Nine businesses exempted from safeguards on colour-coated steel sheets

  Aug 03, 2017
NDO – The Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) announced on August 2 that it decided to lift safeguard measures from imports of colour-coated steel sheets for nine enterprises. 

Tokyo Gas Asia buys nearly 25% stake in Vietnam's PV Gas D

  Aug 01, 2017
NDO - Tokyo Gas Asia, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tokyo Gas, has acquired a 24.9% stake in Vietnam's PV Gas D which is a subsidiary of PV Gas.  

Vietjet Air, Japan Airlines ink cooperation deal

  Jul 26, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietjet Aviation Joint Stock Company (Vietjet Air) and Japan Airlines (JAL) on July 25 signed a cooperation agreement in order to improve their service quality and turnover. 

PVN sells 355 million tonnes of crude oil in 30 years

  Jul 24, 2017
NDO - The National Oil and Gas Group (PVN) has sold a total 355 million tonnes of crude oil since the first batch of crude oil was extracted from the Bach Ho field in April 1987, bringing about a huge source of foreign currencies for the country.  

Brand development crucial for Vietnamese goods to enter EU market

  Jul 20, 2017
NDO – Vietnamese exporters should focus on updating technologies and building strong brands for their products, while regularly reviewing and updating import policies of partners to export their goods to the European market, experts have suggested. 

PetroVietnam urged to handle inefficient projects

  Jul 20, 2017
NDO - The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) has been urged to accelerate the handling of lingering loss-making projects, in line with market mechanisms.  

Vietcombank to establish subsidiary in Laos

  Jul 18, 2017
NDO - The Commercial Joint Stock Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) will set up a 100% owned subsidiary bank in Laos, following approval from the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).