Vietnam, Russia discuss anti-bribery in international business transactions

Vietnam, Russia discuss anti-bribery in international business transactions

NDO/VNA – Officials from Vietnam and Russia gathered in a workshop in Hanoi on March 28 to discuss measures to stop bribery among foreign public officials in international business transactions.  (7 hours ago)


Shrimp exports expected to reach US$5 billion by 2020

  Mar 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – Shrimp exports are expected to reach between US$4.5-5 billion by 2020, with an annual increase of between 9.5-12%.  

Special administrative-economic zones require special conditions

  Mar 20, 2017
NDO - The establishment of the Van Don, Bac Van Phong and Phu Quoc Special Economic Zones(SEZs) to create new drivers of growth is necessary and urgent, however to realise this plan, breakthroughs in institutions and policies are needed. 

India to lift suspension on imported Vietnamese agricultural products

  Mar 20, 2017
NDO/VNA – India will lift its suspension on the import of some Vietnamese agricultural products, which was enforced on March 7. 

Fostering an equal and transparent business environment

  Mar 18, 2017
NDO - The 2016 Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) recently released by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry has shown a general improvement in the economic governance of provinces and cities.  

VAMC recovers over VND50 trillion in bad debt since 2013

  Mar 18, 2017
NDO - The Vietnam Asset Management Company (VMAC) reported that it has recovered VND50.165 trillion (US$2.2 billion) of bad debt since 2013, equivalent to 17.6% of the total debt it had purchased from credit institutions.  

Vietnam asks India to lift suspension of import of Vietnamese goods

  Mar 17, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has sent a diplomatic note to India requesting the country follow international practices and early lift its suspension of the import of some Vietnamese products.  

Nearly VND165 billion for fisheries restructuring in 2017-2020

  Mar 17, 2017
NDO/VNA – As many as VND164.8 billion (US$7.16 million) will be earmarked for technology transfer serving the restructuring of the fisheries sector during 2017-2020 under a scheme recently approved by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).  

Da Nang tops competitiveness ranking for fourth consecutive year

  Mar 14, 2017
NDO - Da Nang remains the best performer on the latest provincial competitiveness index (PCI) ranking for the fourth year in a row, followed by Quang Ninh and Dong Thap provinces. 

Measures discussed to formulate coordinated and effective national industrial policies

  Mar 11, 2017
NDO – Measures for Vietnam's national industrial development policy by 2025 with a vision to 2035 were discussed at an international conference held in Hanoi on March 10 by the Party Central Committee's Economic Commission in collaboration with the Ministry of Industry and Trade.  

Deputy PM calls for joint efforts to improve national business climate

  Mar 10, 2017
NDO/VNA—Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has asked for a concerted effort and the responsibility of all Vietnamese enterprises to further improve the national business climate and competitiveness in line with the spirit of the Government’s Resolution No. 19.  

Vietnam promotes trade in Egypt

  Mar 10, 2017
NDO/VNA—The Vietnam Embassy in Egypt is willing to support local firms in seeking Vietnamese partners to study each other’s market, stated Ambassador Do Hoang Long at a trade promotion workshop in Mansoura in Egypt’s Dakahlia Province on March 9.  

Coffee fair attracts 234 domestic, foreign exhibitors

  Mar 10, 2017
NDO/VNA – As many as 234 domestic and foreign enterprises are showcasing their top-quality products at a coffee fair which opened in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak on March 9. 

Vietnam's economy forecast to grow 6.5%

  Mar 09, 2017
NDO - Economists made comments on the outlook of Vietnam's economy in 2017 at a workshop held in Ho Chi Minh City on March 9 with an expected economic growth rate at 6-6.5%.  

Stock market capitalisation reaches highest level

  Mar 09, 2017
NDO – Up until now, market capitalisation on Vietnam’s stock exchange has recorded nearly VND2.3 quadrillion (over US$99 billion), equivalent to 50.3% of GDP, up 16% compared to the end of 2016 and reaching the highest level ever since the establishment of Vietnam’s stock market.