Online Friday 2020 to promote Vietnamese goods

Online Friday 2020 to promote Vietnamese goods

NDO – The Organising Committee of Online Friday held a conference in Hanoi on January 17 to review the Online Friday 2019 as well as announce the implementation plan for 2020. (19 hours ago)


State Bank of Vietnam responds to US’s forex exchange report

  Jan 15, 2020 18:03:27
NDO – The US Department of Treasury on January 14 issued a Semiannual Report on Macroeconomic and Foreign Exchange Policies of Major Trading Partners of the US which establishes a Monitoring List of countries that merit close attention to their currency practices and macroeconomic policies.  

WB’s Vietnam Development Report 2019 launched

  Jan 15, 2020 17:39:52
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Development Report (VDR) 2019: Connecting Vietnam for Growth and Shared Prosperity was co-launched by the World Bank (WB) and the Ministry of Investment and Planning in Hanoi on January 15. 

Tra Vinh draws over VND205 trillion worth of investment

  Jan 15, 2020 16:49:24
NDO/VNA – Domestic and foreign investors have signed a memoranda of understanding on 19 investment projects worth over VND205 trillion (US$8.84 billion) in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh at an investment promotion conference held by the province on January 15. 

Impressive US$500 billion in Vietnam’s foreign trade

  Jan 15, 2020 15:36:12
NDO – Exactly two years after achieving a record benchmark of US$400 billion, Vietnam’s import-export turnover officially reached US$500 billion at the end of December 2019, helping the country enjoy a trade surplus for the fourth consecutive year. 

Flexibly, prudently operating monetary policy

  Jan 14, 2020 17:30:15
NDO – The active, flexible and prudent monetary policy management from the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has contributed greatly to the nation’s macroeconomic stability, inflation control, and economic growth in 2019, amidst unfavourable international developments. 

Dominating export markets for fruit and vegetables

  Jan 13, 2020 13:08:20
NDO - Vietnam's exports of fruit and vegetables reached more than US$3.7 billion in 2019, down 1.9% compared to 2018, which was mainly due to the sharp decline in export quantity and revenue regarding the Chinese market, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. 

Hanoi opens trade fair to serve Tet demand

  Jan 12, 2020 15:47:19
NDO – The Hanoi Department of Industry and Trade kicked off a trade fair, showcasing agricultural products, foods and other commodities, at Thong Nhat Park on January 11 to meet the increasing consumption demand for Tet holiday. 

Vietnamese enterprises seek food business opportunities in India

  Jan 11, 2020 12:23:52
NDO – Vietnamese enterprises joined the third Indian International Food and Beverage Expo (Indus Food 2020) in Uttar Pradesh, India, from January 8 to 10, to seek business cooperation opportunities in confectionery, beverages, energy drinks and fruits. 

Government encourages startup innovation: Deputy PM

  Jan 11, 2020 11:57:49
NDO/VNA – The Government will develop an innovative and business-centred ecosystem, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung said at the Vietnam Business Forum 2019 in Hanoi on January 10. 

PM requests stepping up public investment disbursement

  Jan 10, 2020 21:09:36
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 10 asked the Finance Ministry to work closely with the Ministry of Planning and Investment to step up public investment disbursement. 

Coal mining group Vinacomin urged to ensure power supply for economic growth

  Jan 10, 2020 15:31:14
NDO - Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung asked Vinacomin, Vietnam’s state-own coal and mining group, to focus its business on meeting the market demand, especially in regards to coal, to help ensure there is adequate power supply for futher economic development. 

Vietnam most promising Asian investment destination in 2020: Japanese survey

  Jan 09, 2020 11:41:48
NDO/VNA - Vietnam has been noted by Japanese firms as the most promising place in Asia to invest in 2020, with India and Southeast Asian countries dominating other top spots, Kyodo News cited a survey as released on January 8. 

OCOP programme helps enhance value of local specialties

  Jan 09, 2020 11:21:45
NDO – The implementation of the “One Commune One Product” (OCOP) programme has brought about significant results in the past 1.5 years, contributing to enhancing the value of local brands and specialties. 

Measures needed for Vietnam to continue sustainable growth

  Jan 09, 2020 09:43:02
NDO - Vietnam’s exports in 2019 maintained solid growth despite a global slowdown amid great economic vulnerability around the world. But in the new year, the global and regional situations remain unpredictable, exerting significant impacts on many economies, especially developing countries like Vietnam.