VIFA Home 2018 opens in Ho Chi Minh City

VIFA Home 2018 opens in Ho Chi Minh City

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.  (Nov 16, 2018 18:09:49)


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. 

Long An to host Vietnam Rice Festival 2018

  Nov 06, 2018 16:35:23
NDO – The third Vietnam Rice Festival will be held in Tan An city, in the Mekong River Delta province of Long An, from December 18-24. 

Vietnamese, Chinese businesses foster connections

  Nov 05, 2018 17:45:21
NDO/VNA – A conference was jointly held by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Vietnamese Consulate General in Shanghai on November 5 to foster connectivity between Vietnamese and Chinese enterprises. 

Rice exports reach 5.2 million tonnes in ten months

  Nov 05, 2018 16:26:17
NDO – Vietnam exported 264,000 tonnes of rice with a value of US$136 million in October, thus bringing the total export volume of rice in the first 10 months this year to US$5.2 million tonnes, worth U$$2.6 billion, up 1.7% in volume and 14.1% in value over the same period in 2017. 

Screening FDI

  Nov 05, 2018 16:21:00
NDO - The foreign direct investment (FDI) sector has created increasingly significant influence on the domestic economy, becoming an important part of the national economy and a driving force to renew thinking and perfect the socialist-oriented market economy. However, it requires a comprehensive and objective assessment on FDI inflows to effectively attract FDI capital. 

French PM attends France-Vietnam technological business forum

  Nov 05, 2018 11:19:53
NDO/VNA – “Adaptation to the world’s changes should be regarded as opportunities for brave innovators", French Prime Minister Edouard Phillipe told the Vietnam-France startup community at the France-Vietnam technological business forum (Ho Chi Minh City French Tech) in Ho Chi Minh City on November 4. 

10th Vietnam Int’l Retailtech & Franchise Show underway

  Nov 02, 2018 18:51:43
NDO/VNA - The 10th Vietnam International Retailtech & Franchise Show (VIETRF) is taking place at the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City from November 1 – 3.