PM urges promotion of trade and investment with strategic partners

PM urges promotion of trade and investment with strategic partners

NDO – The Prime Minister has signed Decision No. 213/QĐ-TTg, approving the project on "Strengthening bilateral trade and investment cooperation between Vietnam and other important strategic partners."  (Feb 14, 2018)


Wide range of specialties on offer at 2018 Spring Fair

  Feb 06, 2018
NDO- More than 350 enterprises, producers, and business establishments from around the country are taking part in the 2018 Spring Fair which officially opened at the Hanoi Cultural Friendship Place on February 5.  

Exports a major driver of Vietnam’s growth

  Feb 05, 2018
NDO - Vietnam’s export sector brought in estimated revenues of US$19 billion in the first month of 2018, up 33.1% from a year earlier, remaining an important driver of economic growth. 

Tax sector asked to surpass State budget estimate

  Jan 31, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Finance Ministry’s General Department of Taxation should strive to surpass the State budget estimate of more than VND1 quadrillion (US$55.88 billion) by at least 3%, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.  

FDI capital continues to flow into Dong Nai

  Jan 31, 2018
NDO – A total of US$62.1 million in foreign direct investment (FDI) capital was licensed for investment in Dong Nai province in January, an annual increase of 50%.  

Urgent measures implemented towards removal of EU yellow card

  Jan 31, 2018
NDO – In addition to the outstanding obtained results in 2017, the Vietnamese fisheries sector faced many difficulties in exports, particularly the European Commission (EC)’s issuance of a “yellow card” which warned Vietnam for illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing. 

Vietnam posts trade deficit of US$300 million in January

  Jan 30, 2018
NDO - Vietnam’s trade gap for the first month of 2018 was estimated at US$300 million, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO). 

FDI pledged to Vietnam drops 36.8% in January

  Jan 30, 2018
NDO - Foreign businesses pledged to directly invest US$899.4 million in Vietnam over the first month of 2018, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has reported. 

Vietnam’s consumer price index up 0.51% in January

  Jan 29, 2018
NDO - The consumer price index (CPI) in January rose by 0.51% compared to the previous month and by 2.65% compared to the same month last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported on January 29.  

JICA seeks agricultural partnerships with Vietnam

  Jan 27, 2018
NDO/VNA - The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) wants to promote agricultural partnerships between Vietnam and Japan, with a focus on private sector investment and food value chains. 

Vietnam rubber latex processing plant inaugurated in Cambodia

  Jan 27, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) held a ceremony to inaugurate its rubber latex processing plant in Cambodia, on January 25. 

Vietnamese businesses anticipate interest rate cuts in 2018

  Jan 26, 2018
NDO - Several local banks have decided to cut their lending rates in early 2018, especially for loans in priority sectors, which is welcome news for business as it is anticipated to facilitate them in accessing bank loans. 

Lao products reach Vietnamese market

  Jan 25, 2018
NDO – Nearly 140 products made by Lao enterprises are being displayed at the Laos Goods Week at Le Van Tam Park, Ho Chi Minh City. 

PM underlines role of statistical data in economic policy

  Jan 22, 2018
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc emphasised the importance of accurate data in managing the economy while attending a conference of the General Statistics Office (GSO) on January 22. 

Work begins on second phase of first wind farm in Ninh Thuan province

  Jan 21, 2018
NDO – The construction of the second phase of Dam Nai wind farm, a joint project between Vietnam’s TSV company and Singapore’s the Blue Circle group, began on January 20 in the south central province of Ninh Thuan.