NongHyup Bank to open branch in HCM City

NongHyup Bank to open branch in HCM City

NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City supports and creates optimal conditions for the Republic of Korea’s NongHyup Bank to open a branch in the southern largest economic hub of Vietnam, said a municipal official. (Jan 31, 2019 18:49:04)


New generation FTAs offer opportunities for Vietnam’s agricultural exports

  Jan 28, 2019 14:51:58
NDO – New generation Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) such as the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), or the EU-Vietnam FTA (EVFTA) are expected to bring new opportunities for Vietnamese goods, including agricultural products. 

Hanoi’s CPI increases 0.22 percent before Tet

  Jan 28, 2019 10:35:51
NDO/VNA – Hanoi’s consumer price index (CPI) in January grew 0.22 percent from the previous month and 3.92 percent year on year, according to the city’s Statistics Office. 

South Africa remains Vietnam’s biggest trade partner in Africa

  Jan 26, 2019 18:51:15
NDO/VNA – South Africa retained its top position among African trade partners of Vietnam in 2018, with bilateral trade topping US$1.1 billion, up 11.7% from 2017 and accounting for 16% of total trade between Vietnam and African countries. 

Shrimp exports expected to rake in US$4 billion in 2019

  Jan 26, 2019 14:40:47
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s shrimp exports are expected to increase to more than US$4 billion in 2019 thanks to free trade agreements, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP). 

Completion of institutions needed to develop oil and gas sector

  Jan 26, 2019 13:10:15
NDO/VNA – Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh on January 25 stressed the need to complete institutions for the development of the oil and gas sector. 

International expert hails Vietnam’s contributions to WEF

  Jan 23, 2019 16:34:20
NDO/VNA – Dr. Pierre Groning, Director Advocacy of Amfori – a Belgium-based global business association – has applauded Vietnam’s increasingly important contributions to the World Economic Forum (WEF). 

Sustainable development of hi-tech agriculture

  Jan 21, 2019 16:09:39
NDO – The development of agriculture 4.0 based on science and technology is a trend of many countries in the world, which will help the agricultural industry to be less dependent on the weather, reduce manual labour, shift small-scale production to large-scale farming, control food safety and hygiene and improve productivity. 

Vietnam exports 1.58 million tonnes of rubber in 2018

  Jan 18, 2019 16:40:43
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. 

International seminar discusses digital economy development

  Jan 17, 2019 17:45:22
NDO – An international symposium on the orientation of developing the digital economy in the context of the fourth Industrial Revolution (IR4.0) was held in Hanoi on January 17, discussing opportunities and challenges for Vietnam in the field. 

Standard Chartered predicts stable economic growth for Vietnam in 2019

  Jan 17, 2019 15:55:16
NDO/VNA – Standard Chartered Bank has forecast that Vietnam will see a stable economic growth of 6.9% in 2019, buoyed by strong FDI-supported manufacturing industry. 

Vietnam-Africa trade reaches US$6.6 billion in 2018

  Jan 17, 2019 15:51:16
NDO/VNA – Bilateral trade between Vietnam and African nations hit US$6.6 billion in 2018, with Vietnam’s exports worth US$3 billion, up 10% from the previous year. 

Deputy PM: public investment, national infrastructure key for 2019 economy

  Jan 16, 2019 21:50:09
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has said that clearing barriers to national infrastructure work and placing a focus on public investment allocation are important tasks for the Vietnamese economy in 2019. 

International seminar kicks off Vietnam Economic Forum 2019

  Jan 16, 2019 18:05:51
NDO – The Vietnam Economic Forum (VEF) 2019 officially kick-started on January 16 in Hanoi, with the opening of an international seminar entitled “Infrastructure Development, Financing and Governance in Asia”. 

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.