PM attends ceremony to send off trucks carrying lychee to major markets

PM attends ceremony to send off trucks carrying lychee to major markets

NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a ceremony held in the northern province of Bac Giang on June 6 to send off trucks carrying harvested lychee for consumption to both domestic and foreign markets. (8 hours ago)


Vietnam’s new enterprises up 36.1% in May as social distancing eased

  May 30, 2020 10:14:28
NDO - Vietnam saw 10,728 new enterprises in May, up 36.1% compared with the previous month, following the government’s decision to ease social distancing measures implemented to contain the coronavirus. 

May CPI shows slight reduction due to dropping petrol, power, rice prices

  May 29, 2020 16:32:03
NDO/VNA – The consumer price index (CPI) in May decreased by 0.03% against the previous month and 1.24% against last December, but increased by 4.39% year-on-year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported on May 29. 

Vietnam posts trade surplus of US$1.9 billion in five months

  May 29, 2020 15:23:41
NDO - Vietnam recorded a trade surplus of US$1.9 billion in the first five months of 2020 despite the impact of the coronavirus pandemic which has remained a complex problem for Vietnam’s main trading partners. 

FDI flow into Vietnam reaches US$13.9 billion in five months

  May 29, 2020 15:13:16
NDO – The total foreign direct investment (FDI) into Vietnam between the beginning of this year and May 20 reached US$13.9 billion, down 17% over the same period last year. 

Vietnam, US promote footwear trade post-pandemic

  May 28, 2020 16:56:44
NDO/VNA – An interactive video conference on 'Promoting Vietnam - US Trade in Footwear Post COVID-19' took place in Washington DC on May 27 (US time) to connect Vietnamese producers and American distributors and retailers. 

Government issues decree on ODA management and use

  May 28, 2020 11:49:50
NDO/VNA – The government has recently issued Decree No. 56/2020/NĐ-CP on management and use of official development assistance (ODA) and concessional loans granted by foreign sponsors to Vietnam. 

COVID-19 a boost for Vietnam’s fintech

  May 27, 2020 17:21:56
NDO – As a promising digital economy, Vietnam has facilitated fintech development to penetrate deeper and faster into the world’s digital economy, especially in the post-COVID-19 period. 

Productivity growth key to Vietnam’s high-income goal: World Bank

  May 27, 2020 17:04:03
NDO - A productivity-driven development model will be key for Vietnam to achieve its ambition of becoming a high-income economy by 2045, a report released by the World Bank on May 27 has suggested. 

Supporting businesses key to further economic growth

  May 26, 2020 15:35:46
NDO - The aftermath of the global health crisis has prompted Vietnam to consider adjusting its economic growth target. However, it is believed that providing practical support for the private sector will help the economy achieve higher growth and create more jobs. 

Vietnam needs to boost public spending for economic recovery

  May 25, 2020 16:12:18
NDO - In order to revive an economy left undermined by the fight against the coronavirus outbreak, what matters most to Vietnam is taking advantage of its current potential and seizing new opportunities to bolster growth. 

Bac Giang to host first teleconference on lychee trade promotion next month

  May 22, 2020 17:28:11
NDO – The nation’s first teleconference on lychee consumption is expected to be hosted by the northern province of Bac Giang on June 6, aiming to promote both domestic consumption and export of the local specialty. 

Vietnamese enterprises informed of Australia’s new shrimp export regulations

  May 22, 2020 16:39:54
NDO – The Vietnam Trade Office in Australia has announced that the Australian Department of Agriculture and Water and Environment has issued new import conditions for uncooked prawns and prawn products imported for human consumption into the country. 

Exports to China projected to bounce back: MoIT

  May 22, 2020 10:56:13
NDO/VNA – Exports to China may bounce back in the time to come thanks to rising demand as the northern neighbour further contains COVID-19, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT). 

Japanese newspaper: EVFTA to lift Vietnam’s post-pandemic growth

  May 22, 2020 10:44:42
NDO/VNA – Japanese daily Nihon Keizai has run an article saying that the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), to be ratified by Vietnam’s legislature shortly, will benefit not only the two signatories but also businesses from other countries.