Promoting e-commerce development

Promoting e-commerce development

NDO – In 2019, Hanoi has set the target of online retail sales accounting for 9% of the total revenue from retail sales and services in the city, displaying the determination to develop the e-commerce sector and form the digital economy of the city. But along with the pace of development, the city also needs mechanisms and solutions to manage the modern business systems more closely. (Jun 04, 2019 16:13:47)


Total retail sales rise 11.6% in five months

  May 31, 2019 17:32:05
NDO – The Vietnam’s total retail sales of goods and services were estimated to reach VND1,983 trillion (US$85 billion) in the first five months of 2019, a year-on-year increase of 11.6%, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO). 

Seminar promotes business opportunities in Vietnam to Israeli firms

  May 31, 2019 11:36:33
NDO – A seminar was held in the city of Tel Aviv, Israel, on May 30 to promote business opportunities in Vietnam to Israeli importers. 

Banking Vietnam 2019 discusses financial inclusion in a cashless economy

  May 31, 2019 10:23:52
NDO – The Banking Vietnam Conference and Expo 2019 (Banking Vietnam 2019) opened in Hanoi on May 30 with a focus on discussing financial inclusion in the rising movement of cashless economy. 

Vietnam, Japan agree to expand economic bond

  May 30, 2019 18:18:16
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono held talks and co-chaired the 11th meeting of the Vietnam-Japan Cooperation Committee on May 30 in Tokyo. 

Vietnam’s new businesses hit 5-year high

  May 30, 2019 12:28:17
NDO - The number of newly established enterprises reached nearly 54,000 in the first five months of 2019, which is the highest figure in the last five years, according to the Statistics Office. 

Work starts on waste-to-power plant in Bac Ninh

  May 30, 2019 11:30:00
NDO/VNA – Construction was started on a high-tech waste-to-power plant worth VND1.35 trillion (over US$57.6 million) in Que Vo district, the northern province of Bac Ninh on May 29. 

Vietnam’s economy projected to grow 6.81% in 2019: report

  May 29, 2019 15:51:04
NDO - Vietnam’s economic growth is expected to reach 6.81% in 2019 and thereby meet the National Assembly’s target, according to a report released by the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) on May 29. 

Vietnam’s economy forecast to surpass Singapore by 2029: report

  May 29, 2019 12:46:32
NDO – Vietnam's economy is expected to surpass Singapore by 2029, according to a report by Singapore-based DBS Bank. 

Ivory Coast to enhance agricultural cooperation with Can Tho city

  May 29, 2019 11:28:24
NDO – A delegation from the Ivory Coast, led by minister and secretary general of the presidency of the country Achi Patrick, worked with leaders of the Mekong River Delta city of Can Thoon May 28, during which they discussed measures to promote cooperation in agriculture. 

Bloomberg: Vietnam’s goods exports to US surge

  May 29, 2019 09:59:39
NDO/VNA – Vietnam was one of the fastest-growing import sources of the US in Asia in the first quarter of 2019, according to Bloomberg. 

Values of clean agricultural products

  May 28, 2019 13:19:47
NDO – A tonne of Hoa Loc mangoes with VietGAP standard, which was provided by Ben Ba Chi Agricultural Cooperative in Tri Ton district, in the Mekong River Delta province of An Giang, has recently been exported to the US by air. 

China’s Shandong firms seek cooperation opportunities in Vietnam

  May 27, 2019 15:57:17
NDO – A seminar was held in Hanoi on May 27 to promote the economic and trade cooperation and exchanges between Vietnamese enterprises and firms in China’s Shandong province. 

Vietnam to manage coffee quality through new database

  May 24, 2019 11:38:51
NDO/VNA - A database of coffee areas would be used as a digital tool to assist partners in managing coffee plantations and quality in Vietnam, participants heard at a workshop held by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and Global Coffee Platform (GCP) in Hanoi on May 23. 

Saigon Autotech & Accessories Show features 300 pavilions

  May 23, 2019 16:04:23
NDO – The 15th Saigon Autotech and Accessories Show officially opened at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on May 23.