Vietnam exports 1.58 million tonnes of rubber in 2018

Vietnam exports 1.58 million tonnes of rubber in 2018

NDO – In 2018, the Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) basically completed its targets, in which the total volume of exploited rubber reached 307,108 tonnes of latex, equalling 101.92% of the yearly plan (exceeding 5,788 tons), and total revenue was estimated at VND 22,686 billion, reaching 103% of the plan. (Jan 18, 2019 16:40:43)


Measures to improve investment and business environment in agriculture

  Jan 16, 2019 16:21:25
NDO – Implementing the Government’s Decree No.123/2018/ND-CP on amending and supplementing a number of decrees regulating the investment and business conditions in agriculture, the sector has set out drastic and positive solutions to simplify its administrative procedures. 

Vietnam, UK discuss post-Brexit trade, investment ties

  Jan 16, 2019 12:36:26
NDO/VNA – The second session of the Vietnam-UK Working Group on Trade and Investment Dialogue took place in London from January 14-15, focusing on orientations for cooperation after the UK’s exit from the European Union (Brexit). 

Dong Nai accounts for over 30% of national trade surplus in 2018

  Jan 14, 2019 17:58:25
NDO – The southern province of Dong Nai posted a trade surplus of more than US$2.6 billion in 2018, representing over 30% of the total trade surplus of the whole country, according to the provincial People’s Committee. 

CPTPP comes into effect for Vietnam on January 14

  Jan 13, 2019 07:59:42
NDO - The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is set to come into force for Vietnam on January 14, following the National Assembly’s ratification on November 12 last year. 

Transport ministry’s 2018 disbursement rate highest in three years

  Jan 11, 2019 18:12:41
NDO/VNA – The Transport Ministry disbursed 76% of the sum assigned by the Government in 2018, the highest rate recorded in the past three years. The rate was also higher than the national average of 66.35%. 

Vietnam expands international cooperation in maritime issues

  Jan 11, 2019 18:08:10
NDO/VNA – The promulgation of Resolution 36-NQ/TW at the eighth session of the 12th Party Central Committee in October 2018 on the marine economic development strategy illustrates Vietnam’s broad strategic vision of turning the country into a strong maritime nation. 

Measures for sustainable development of cement industry

  Jan 11, 2019 16:45:53
NDO - Despite supply exceeding demand and the increase of input prices of several raw materials and fuels, 2018 was considered as a successful year for the cement industry, particularly in the exports contributing to balancing the consumption. 

Vietnam Economic Forum to take place on January 16-17

  Jan 11, 2019 16:21:13
NDO - The 2019 edition of the annual Vietnam Economic Forum is scheduled to take place on the two days of January 16 and 17, announced the Central Economic Commission. 

Vietnam's economy forecast to grow by 6.9% in 2019: VEPR

  Jan 10, 2019 16:35:16
NDO – Vietnam’s economic growth rate is expected to grow by 6.9% in 2019, up 0.1% compared to the target set by the 14th National Assembly, said Director of the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) Nguyen Duc Thanh. 

National Coal and Mineral Industries Group urged to make breakthroughs in 2019

  Jan 09, 2019 17:49:32
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Group (Vinacomin) to step up measures to ensure the adequate supply of coal for production, while paying attention to environmental protection. 

Four Vietnamese banks cut rates to boost economy

  Jan 09, 2019 16:46:53
NDO - Four major state-owned commercial banks in Vietnam have announced that they will lower their lending rates to priority sectors in a move to support enterprises. 

Vietnam looks to boost timber exports to EU

  Jan 08, 2019 12:56:26
NDO/VNA – Vietnam will be able to boost its wood exports when the Vietnam-European Union Voluntary Partnership Agreement on Forest Law Enforcement, Governance, and Trade (VPA/FLEGT) takes effect, said Permanent Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ha Cong Tuan. 

Credit growth rises 14% in 2018

  Jan 07, 2019 16:55:10
NDO - The total outstanding loans of the banking system are estimated to rise 14% in 2018 with the focus on production and business sectors, contributing to supporting economic growth, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) said on January 7.