Deputy PM urges decisive and rapid capital disbursement

Deputy PM urges decisive and rapid capital disbursement

NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has called for stronger administrative discipline in order to fulfill the State budget spending tasks, whilst chairing a working session with the Hanoi authorities on April 20. (Apr 21, 2018)


Vietnam welcomes efforts for peace and stability on Korean peninsula

  Apr 19, 2018
NDO/MOFA/VNA – Vietnam welcomes the upcoming inter-Korean summit which aims to promote dialogue and maintain peace and stability on the Korean peninsula. 

Measures stepped up to reinforce dyke system ahead of rainy season

  Apr 19, 2018
NDO – Localities across the nation are stepping up their efforts to ensure the safety of dyke systems as the rainy season approaches. 

Myanmar State Counsellor begins official visit to Vietnam

  Apr 19, 2018
NDO – Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, who is also Myanmar’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister of the President’s Office, began her official two-day visit to Vietnam on April 19 at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. 

Iranian Speaker of Parliament wraps up Vietnam visit

  Apr 18, 2018
NDO/VNA – Speaker of the Parliament of Iran Ali Ardeshir Larijani on April 18 concluded his official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan. 

IMF projects Vietnam’s GDP to grow by 6.6% in 2018

  Apr 18, 2018
NDO/VNA – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected Vietnam’s economy to grow by 6.6% this year and 6.5% the following year in a recent report. 

Transport Ministry to cut nearly 400 business conditions

  Apr 18, 2018
NDO - The Ministry of Transport has announced the elimination of 384 out of 570 business conditions overseen by the ministry, equivalent to 67.36% of the total business conditions in the area of transport. 

Vietnam to introduce exceptional policies for special economic zones

  Apr 18, 2018
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested that the policies for Vietnam’s three special economic zones stand out so as to drive the development of these units.  

Thang Long imperial city excavation reveals large structures

  Apr 18, 2018
NDO - An archaeological excavation at the Thang Long imperial city in 2017 has uncovered many traces of former buildings and other artefacts dating from the period of Chinese domination up to the Nguyen Dynasty.  

Vietnam determined to reduce logistics costs

  Apr 16, 2018
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the ministries and agencies concerned to take bold actions in order to cut the logistics costs to as low as 16% of gross domestic product by 2025. 

Fireworks to mark Reunification Day, May Day in Ho Chi Minh City

  Apr 15, 2018
NDO/VNA – Fireworks will light up the sky of Ho Chi Minh City later this month to celebrate 43 years of the South Liberation and National Reunification Day (April 30, 1975) and the 132nd May Day (May 1, 1886). 

EU – leading strategic partner of Vietnam: PM

  Apr 14, 2018
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed the significance of bolstering cooperation with the European Union (EU), a leading strategic partner of Vietnam in economy, trade, and investment, while chairing a meeting to evaluate bilateral collaboration in recent times in Hanoi on April 14. 

Lao New Year festival celebrated in Hanoi

  Apr 13, 2018
NDO – The Lao Embassy in Vietnam celebrated the traditional Lao Bunpimay New Year festival in Hanoi on April 12. 

Grab-Uber deal emphasises need to prevent monopoly in taxi market

  Apr 13, 2018
NDO - Uber’s withdrawal from the Vietnamese market not only marks the failure of one of the largest providers of software that connects taxi drivers and customers but has also left a sense of loss among local consumers. 

Economic highlights in the first quarter

  Apr 03, 2018
NDO - The Vietnamese economy posted a high growth rate in the first quarter of 2018, in combination with a high trade surplus and curbed inflation, thanks to the positive influence of high economic growth since 2017, as well as the actions of the Government and the recovery of the global economy.