National flag carrier continues to be certified as 4-star airline

National flag carrier continues to be certified as 4-star airline

NDO/VNA – National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has been certified as a 4-star airline by the international air transport rating organisation Skytrax for the third consecutive year. (Jul 18, 2018 10:29:17)


Chances for Vietnam’s leather industry abundant in 2018

  Jul 15, 2018 20:25:07
NDO/VNA – According to the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (Lefaso), the country’s leather industry is enjoying good chances to benefit from the shift of orders from China as a result of the tendency of moving to the production of high-tech goods.  

Vietnamese company secures mechanical installation deal in Brunei

  Jul 14, 2018 21:37:51
NDO/VNA - Vietnam’s Lilama Corporation has signed a contract to manufacture and install mechanical equipment for a fertiliser plant in Brunei.  

PM orders bolder reforms of quality inspections and business regulations

  Jul 14, 2018 11:14:35
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a directive calling for further efforts to cut the number of quality inspections and business regulations in order to improve the business environment and enhance national competitiveness. 

Dong Hoi Airport’s capacity to reach 3 million passengers by 2030

  Jul 14, 2018 11:12:51
NDO - The Ministry of Transport has approved a detailed plan for the expansion of Dong Hoi Airport in the central province of Quang Binh, under which its annual capacity will be raised to 3 million by 2030. 

Vietnam’s FPT group expands investment in Japan

  Jul 13, 2018 21:37:13
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s IT group FPT has inaugurated a representative office in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, which is the firm’s seventh in Japan.  

Facilitating the growth of textile and garment exports

  Jul 13, 2018 17:26:36
NDO - Garment-textile export revenue reached over US$13.4 billion in the first six months of 2018, an annual increase of 13.8%. This is considered a good sign for the industry to realise its export target of US$34.5 billion by the end of the year.  

Vietnamese, Chinese border localities discuss ways to promote trade of agricultural products

  Jul 13, 2018 09:20:27
NDO - Over 160 enterprises from Vietnam and Yunnan province of China gathered at a trade promotion conference held in the Vietnamese northern province of Lao Cai, on July 13, to discuss measures to boost the trade of agricultural products, fruit, seafood and furniture between the two sides. 

Hai Phong to become Vietnam’s major marine shipping centre

  Jul 13, 2018 09:13:32
NDO - Vietnam’s northern port city of Hai Phong will be transformed into a major marine shipping and services centre, according to an updated socio-economic plan approved by the Prime Minister. 

Programme promotes Dak Nong avocados to international market

  Jul 13, 2018 11:16:23
NDO – A programme entitled ‘Dak Nong in Ripe Avocado Season’ will be held From July 18 to 23, with the aim of developing Dak Nong’s avocado trademark and promoting the province’s specialty fruit to international market. 

Vietnam delays environmental tax hike plan

  Jul 13, 2018 11:00:34
NDO - The National Assembly Standing Committee has delayed a vote on a proposal to increase the environmental taxes on fuel products to the maximum limit, stating that it requires further consideration. 

BNI Vietnam National Conference draws over 1,000 entrepreneurs

  Jul 13, 2018 08:28:59
NDO/VNA – The Business Network International (BNI) Vietnam National Conference opened in the northern port city of Hai Phong on July 12, drawing more than 1,000 entrepreneurs. 

Korean footwear firms to increase investment in Vietnam

  Jul 12, 2018 21:39:23
NDO/VNA – Footwear enterprises from the Republic of Korea are operating effectively in Vietnam and their investment flows to the country are expected to increase strongly once the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement is signed. 

Vietnam boosts its exports to ASEAN

  Jul 12, 2018 19:02:38
NDO – Two and a half years after the ASEAN Economic Community was established, enterprises in Vietnam have found a way to capitalise on the bloc’s import tariff cuts and expand their exports, helping to narrow the years-long trade deficit between Vietnam and ASEAN.  

MoIT assists firms in brand building for safe food

  Jul 12, 2018 18:56:40
NDO - Food products must be certified as safe by national or international agencies in addition to building brand awareness to win trust from customers, experts said at a workshop on the morning of July 12.