Vietnam’s bond market records growth of 5% quarterly: report

Vietnam’s bond market records growth of 5% quarterly: report

NDO – Vietnam’s bond market registered growth of 5% quarterly and 15.7% yearly to US$53 billion as of the end of September, a reversal from the 1.4% quarterly contraction in the second quarter, stated the latest edition of the Asian Development Bank’s Asia Bond Monitor.  (Nov 21, 2018 17:04:14)


VIFA Home 2018 opens in Ho Chi Minh City

  Nov 16, 2018 18:09:49
NDO – The Vietnam Furniture and Home Furnishing Fair (VIFA Home) 2018 kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on November 16, attracting 95 enterprises with 410 stalls.  

Vietnam projected to record trade surplus of US$2-3 billion in 2018

  Nov 16, 2018 15:33:34
NDO - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) expects Vietnam to record a trade surplus of US$2-3 billion in 2018, on the foundation of a US$6.42 billion surplus already reported in the first ten months of the year.  

Forum discusses measures to enhance Vietnam – Japan economic cooperation

  Nov 15, 2018 16:17:14
NDO – A forum themed ‘Vietnam – Japan Policy Research Forum: Deepening bilateral cooperation after ten years of Vietnam – Japan Economic Partnership Agreement’ was held in Hanoi on November 15. 

Quang Ninh to put into use three big transport projects in December

  Nov 15, 2018 10:42:06
NDO/VNA – The northern border province of Quang Ninh will put into service three major transport projects in December this year, said Secretary of the provincial Party Committee Nguyen Van Doc. 

Vietnam’s coffee exports jump to record high of 1.8 million tonnes

  Nov 14, 2018 16:47:21
NDO/VNA – Vietnam exported a record high of nearly 1.8 million tonnes of coffee during the 2017-2018 crop, 12.7% higher than the previous crop, the Vietnam Coffee-Cocoa Association (VICOFA) stated. 

Vietnam trade promotion area launched in Shanghai

  Nov 14, 2018 11:34:05
NDO/VNA – A Vietnam trade promotion area was inaugurated at the Greenland Global Commodity Trading Hub in Shanghai, China on November 13. 

Dutch expert offers suggestions for Mekong Delta’s sustainable development

  Nov 14, 2018 06:38:02
NDO – The Mekong Delta and its people are facing flooding, drought, salinisation, polluted water and land subsidence. However, smart and appropriate responses would help the people to live with the challenges, turn them into opportunities and make the delta more sustainable, resilient, and prosperous.  

Measures to promote sustainable exports of wood and forestry products

  Nov 13, 2018 16:37:51
NDO - The export value of wood and forestry products reached over US$7.6 billion in the first 10 months of the year, a year-on-year increase of 16.12% and accounting for 23.37% of the total export turnover of agriculture, according to the Vietnam Timber and Forest Product Association (Vifores). 

CPTPP – great expectation for enterprises

  Nov 12, 2018 16:52:24
NDO – In addition to impacts from tariff reductions, the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is expected to promote the improvement of institutions and the business environment for Vietnamese enterprises. 

Vietnam, Barcelona enterprises foster commercial connection

  Nov 12, 2018 16:50:14
NDO – A conference was held in Hanoi on November 12 to foster commercial connections between Vietnamese and Barcelona (Spain) businesses. 

Ho Chi Minh City renews growth model

  Nov 11, 2018 15:17:26
NDO – Over the years, Ho Chi Minh City's economy has been continuously growing at a high level, contributing significantly to the development of the country. However, according to experts, in order to develop a sustainable economy and keep pace with global trends, the city should synchronously implement measures to continue renewing the growth model in association with raising the quality of growth, labour productivity and competitiveness.  

Longan and lychee season experiences record revenue

  Nov 09, 2018 17:53:20
NDO – Thanks to favorable weather conditions and effective advertisement, several northern localities enjoyed successful 2018 longan and lychee seasons. 

Permanent cabinet members review BOT projects

  Nov 08, 2018 21:54:40
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc lauded the Ministry of Transport (MoT) for pooling social resources in public-private partnership (PPP) projects, including those under the build-operate-transfer (BOT) model.  

Fair to enhance Vietnam – Cambodia trade cooperation

  Nov 07, 2018 17:18:28
NDO – The 2018 Vietnam Trade Fair in Cambodia, themed "Friendship, Cooperation and Development", kicked off on November 7 at the Diamond Island Convention and Exhibition Centre, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.