Vietnam strives to bring avocados to US market

Vietnam strives to bring avocados to US market

NDO – Vietnam is boosting promotion activities in a bid to export avocados to the high potential market of the US after its mangos have been officially shipped to the market following nearly 10 years of negotiations. (May 17, 2019 12:20:54)


180 delegates to attend ASEM Conference in Nha Trang in late May

  May 15, 2019 17:32:35
NDO – The Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Conference on "Promoting Economic and Social Inclusion in Asia and Europe” will take place in Nha Trang city from May 16 to 17, gathering 180 delegates from 53 partner countries as well as those from regional and international organisations. 

Deputy PM instructs construction of Sa Pa airport

  May 13, 2019 14:56:53
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has given instruction to the construction of Sa Pa airport in the northwestern mountainous province of Lao Cai. 

Thai Nguyen boosts investment attraction

  May 13, 2019 15:35:12
NDO – Thanks to investment flow, over the past few years, the economic situation of the northern province of Thai Nguyen has seen remarkable development, its economic structure has seen a positive shift, the budget revenue has increased rapidly, and the people's lives have been significantly improved. With these encouraging results, Thai Nguyen is striving to become a modern industrial province. 

Week on identifying Vietnamese goods launched in HCM City

  May 12, 2019 15:38:18
NDO – An annual programme entitled “Vietnamese Goods Identification - Proud of Vietnamese Goods” was launched by the Ministry of Industry and Trade in Ho Chi Minh City on May 11 in a bid to boost the consumption of Vietnamese goods. 

Work starts on Japanese-invested apartment buildings in Hai Phong

  May 12, 2019 15:30:17
NDO –The People’s Committee of Hai Phong and Japanese Minato Vietnam held a groundbreaking ceremony for a complex of two apartment and commercial buildings along the Lach Tray River, Le Chan district, in Hai Phong city, on May 11. 

National Quality Awards 2018 honour 75 enterprises

  May 11, 2019 18:07:58
NDO – The Prime Minister has decided to present the 2018 National Quality Awards to 75 enterprises, with 22 receiving golden prizes and the remaining 53 businesses getting silver prizes. 

Vietnam, EU work to enhance comprehensive partnership and cooperation

  May 11, 2019 13:54:52
NDO/VNA – The first meeting of the European Union-Vietnam Joint Committee for the implementation of the EU-Vietnam Framework Agreement on Comprehensive Partnership and Cooperation (PCA) took place in Hanoi on May 10. 

Meeting seeks to boost financial solutions for businesses

  May 10, 2019 21:34:46
NDO/VNA – A meeting held in Hanoi on May 10 discussed financial solutions for businesses amid the current context in which roughly 20 percent of firms in need of funding still have problems gaining access to credit. 

PM attends launch ceremony for three new air routes

  May 10, 2019 16:30:17
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a ceremony in Hai Phong on May 10 to open three new air routes connecting Hai Phong with Ho Chi Minh City, Can Tho and Quy Nhon.  

Vietnam, US enterprises promote business opportunities

  May 10, 2019 15:36:57
NDO – The 2019 US - Vietnam Business Summit with the theme "Celebrating 25 years of Trade and Investment opened in Hanoi on May 10, gathering about 200 enterprises from both sides to discuss boosting business opportunities. 

Fitch raises Vietnam’s Outlook from ‘stable’ to ‘positive’

  May 10, 2019 13:24:12
NDO – The credit rating agency Fitch Ratings has revised Vietnam’s Outlook from ‘stable’ to ‘positive’ and affirmed Vietnam’s Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘BB’, the Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance said on May 9. 

Saigon Co.op becomes first retailer to stop selling plastic straws

  May 09, 2019 21:46:02
NDO/VNA – More than 600 nationwide supermarkets and convenience stores of the Saigon Union of Trading Cooperatives (Saigon Co.op) have taken the leap to remove all plastic straws from their shelves this month.  

Opportunities to compete in airline industry

  May 09, 2019 17:48:30
NDO – Vietnam’s aviation industry has been growing in a robust manner over the past few years with the growth rate at a two-digit level for five consecutive years. The domestic market has the participation of five aviation firms including Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air, Jetstar Pacific, Bamboo Airways and Vasco, which is assessed to see the fastest growth rate in the world.  

State Bank vows to flexibly direct monetary policy

  May 09, 2019 12:19:00
NDO/VNA – Deputy Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Nguyen Thi Hong has affirmed that the SBV will direct monetary policy in a proactive, flexible, and cautious manner, and in harmony with fiscal and other macro-economic policies to curb inflation, maintain macro-economic stability, and fuel economic growth.