NDO/VNA – The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will play a vital role in Vietnam’s global trade integration, helping the country to become a promising business and investment market in ASEAN for European firms.
(Apr 19, 2017)
NDO/VNA - The Japanese External Trade Organisation (JETRO) representative office in Ho Chi Minh City welcomed over 6,000 Japanese firms to study the investment environment in the southern economic hub in 2016.
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc witnessed Binh Thuan province’s granting of investment licences to 14 projects worth VND43 trillion (US$1.89 billion) and signing of a memoranda of understanding (MoUs) on investment registration for 20 projects worth over VND83 trillion (US$3.65 billion) at a provincial investment promotion conference held in Phan Thiet city on April 19.
NDO - The northern province of Ha Nam received foreign investment pledges worth US$29 million in four projects in the first quarter of 2017, the provincial agency in charge of industrial parks has reported.
NDO - There is still plenty of room on the Cuban market for Vietnamese businesses, especially in tourism, agriculture, telecommunications and consumer goods, according to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
NDO - The tourism industry has contributed more and more to the Vietnamese economy as the number of foreign arrivals continued to soar sharply in the first quarter of 2017, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) under the UK-based Economist Group.
NDO/VNA – The Mekong Times, under the Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia Association for Economic Cooperation Development (VILACAED), organised a conference on measures to boost Vietnam’s economy in 2017 in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 15.