Vietnam a strategic destination for Korean enterprises: experts

Vietnam a strategic destination for Korean enterprises: experts

NDO - Vietnam is an important trading partner and a strategic destination for enterprises from the Republic of Korea (ROK) as part of their southward expansion investment strategy, said experts at conference held in Ho Chi Minh City on July 16. (5 hours ago)


State budget revenue rises 13.2 percent in six months

  Jul 12, 2019 21:44:06
NDO/VNA – About VND 745.4 trillion (US$ 32 billion) was collected for the State budget in the first half of 2019, equivalent to 52.8 percent of the year’s target and up 13.2 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF). 

Vietnam’s government revenues up 13.2% in first half of 2019

  Jul 12, 2019 16:11:56
NDO - Government revenues in the first six months of 2019 were estimated at VND745.4 trillion (US$32 billion), equivalent to 52.8% of the target and up 13.2% compared with the same period of last year. 

Reform needed to create new drive for economic growth: experts

  Jul 12, 2019 11:40:18
NDO – Keeping the growth rate of 6.8-7.0% as the set target for 2019 requires a stronger reform effort to improve the business environment and enhance the resilience of the economy in handling risks amidst a volatile international economic environment, experts have said. 

Vietnam’s economy forecast to grow 6.96% in 2019: think tank

  Jul 12, 2019 11:35:17
NDO - The growth forecast for Vietnam’s economy in 2019 has been upgraded to 6.96% from an earlier estimate of 6.56-6.81% by the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR). 

Vietnam, Mexico boost economic, trade and investment cooperation

  Jul 11, 2019 17:12:29
NDO - Vietnam and Mexico have agreed to focus on improving their two-way trade turnover through the enhancement of trade promotion, diversification of import-export structure and coordination in the effective implementation of the CPTPP. 

White Book on Vietnamese Businesses 2019 launched

  Jul 10, 2019 17:53:39
NDO/VNA – The first edition of the White Book on Vietnamese Businesses was launched at a ceremony in Hanoi on July 10. 

US helps Vietnam to facilitate trade

  Jul 10, 2019 17:50:40
NDO – A ceremony was held in Hanoi on July 10 by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance (MoF) to launch the Trade Facilitation Programme. 

Car sales surge 21% in first half of 2019

  Jul 10, 2019 16:36:20
NDO/VNA – Car sales reached 281,473 units during the January-June period, a year-on-year rise of 21%, the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA) reported on July 9. 

Forum promotes Vietnam – Cambodia trade and investment cooperation

  Jul 10, 2019 13:23:38
NDO – The 2019 Vietnam – Cambodia Trade and Investment Promotion Forum was held on July 9 in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh. 

Deputy PM reviews SOEs equitisation, restructuring

  Jul 09, 2019 11:35:38
NDO/VNA - Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue chaired a meeting of the Steering Committee for Business Renovation and Development in Hanoi on July 8 to review equitisation, divestment and restructuring of State-owned enterprises (SOEs). 

Water plant built in Ben Tre to serve over 100,000 people

  Jul 07, 2019 14:48:50
NDO/VNA – Work started on July 6 on a factory that is set to supply clean water to more than 100,000 residents in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre. 

Armenian PM seeks to boost trade, investment ties with Vietnam

  Jul 06, 2019 21:51:52
NDO/VNA – Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan had a working session with some major Vietnamese businesses in Hanoi on July 6 to seek ways to facilitate bilateral trade and investment. 

EVFTA opens door for Vietnamese goods to enter EU market

  Jul 05, 2019 17:21:15
NDO – The signing of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) last June is expected to help completely eliminate import tariffs on Vietnam's goods and services to the EU after only a short period (seven years). This is the highest level of commitment that a partner has ever offered to Vietnam, which is expected to open the door for Vietnamese goods to enter the EU market. 

Government bond futures contracts launched on HNX

  Jul 05, 2019 10:23:36
NDO/VNA – The Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) began on July 4 the trading of five-year Government bond futures contract, a new product in the derivatives market.