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11/13/2018 7:39:47 PM

PM Phuc attends opening day of Vietnamese Goods Week in Singapore

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the opening ceremony for the Vietnamese Goods Week in Singapore on November 13, as part of his trip to the country to attend the 33rd ASEAN Summit and related meetings.

  • Vietnam, Barcelona enterprises foster commercial connection

    Vietnam, Barcelona enterprises foster commercial connection

    Public: 11/13/2018 8:48:38 AM

    A conference was held in Hanoi on November 12 to foster commercial connections between Vietnamese and Barcelona (Spain) businesses.

  • Fair to enhance Vietnam – Cambodia trade cooperation

    Fair to enhance Vietnam – Cambodia trade cooperation

    Public: 11/8/2018 12:50:48 PM

    The 2018 Vietnam Trade Fair in Cambodia, themed "Friendship, Cooperation and Development", kicked off on November 7 at the Diamond Island Convention and Exhibition Centre, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

  • SOE efficiency still low: experts

    SOE efficiency still low: experts

    Public: 11/7/2018 10:28:27 AM

    Equitisation and divestment were key tasks for restructuring State-owned enterprises (SOEs), said Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyễn Văn Hiếu.

  • Rice exports reach 5.2 million tonnes in ten months

    Rice exports reach 5.2 million tonnes in ten months

    Public: 11/7/2018 8:00:33 AM

    Vietnam exported 264,000 tonnes of rice with a value of US$136 million in October, thus bringing the total export volume of rice in the first 10 months this year to US$5.2 million tonnes, worth U$$2.6 billion, up 1.7% in volume and 14.1% in value over the same period in 2017.

  • HCM City, Busan boost cooperation for mutual development

    HCM City, Busan boost cooperation for mutual development

    Public: 11/4/2018 5:18:36 PM

    Chairman of the Hồ Chí Minh City People’s Committee Nguyễn Thành Phong received Mayor of Busan of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Oh Keo-don on Nov 2.

  • CPTPP proposal shows Việt Nam’s willingness to change

    CPTPP proposal shows Việt Nam’s willingness to change

    Public: 11/4/2018 10:32:45 AM

    Party General Secretary and President Nguyễn Phú Trọng yesterday presented a proposal to the National Assembly asking for the parliament’s ratification of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).

  • Vietcombank’s application to establish a New York office approved

    Vietcombank’s application to establish a New York office approved

    Public: 11/2/2018 9:14:02 AM

    The US Federal Reserve Board announced on its website early this week that it had approved the application by Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Việt Nam (Vietcombank) to establish an office in New York City.

  • Amending Public Investment Law: Toward faster disbursement and higher transparency

    Amending Public Investment Law: Toward faster disbursement and higher transparency

    Public: 11/1/2018 5:41:11 PM

    During its sixth session recently held in Hanoi, the 14th National Assembly (NA) has reviewed the draft bill of the amendment of the Law on Public Investment.

  • Auto support industry needs to take development initiative

    Auto support industry needs to take development initiative

    Public: 10/31/2018 3:45:07 PM

    The domestic automobile parts industry has failed to reach the set target despite support from the Government, said Nguyễn Thị Tuệ Anh, deputy director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM).

  • Newly-established firms rise sharply in October

    Newly-established firms rise sharply in October

    Public: 10/31/2018 2:58:14 PM

    Vietnam saw approximately 13,000 newly established enterprises with a total registered capital of VND152.5 trillion (US$6.55 billion) in October, a significant increase of nearly 42% in terms of number of enterprises and 80% in terms of registered capital compared to the previous month.

  • Ministry of Finance seeks to cut 117 business regulations

    Ministry of Finance seeks to cut 117 business regulations

    Public: 10/31/2018 2:35:13 PM

    Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance has submitted a draft decree to the government proposing to abolish and simplify a total of 117 business regulations under its jurisdiction.

  • Vietnam gears up for tough competition in fourth industrial revolution

    Vietnam gears up for tough competition in fourth industrial revolution

    Public: 10/21/2018 6:11:00 PM

    The fourth industrial revolution and digital transformation are bringing sweeping changes to the manufacturing sector and every aspect of socio-economic life around the world. In this context, Vietnamese enterprises, most of which are small or medium-sized, are facing the risk of being wiped out if they are not fully aware of the challenges which are rapidly becoming a reality.

  • Vietnam’s wood export expands nearly 16 pct in nine months

    Vietnam’s wood export expands nearly 16 pct in nine months

    Public: 10/21/2018 5:52:21 PM

    Vietnam raked in more than USD 6.7 billion from exporting its main forestry products in the first nine months of 2018, up 15.91 percent year-on-year, accounting for 23.17 percent of the total export turnover of the agricultural sector.

  • Vietnam to develop its own satellite

    Vietnam to develop its own satellite

    Public: 10/21/2018 5:46:38 PM

    Vietnam is working to develop its own earth observation satellite, which will help the country manage natural resources and mitigate the impacts of climate change and natural disasters, a conference heard on October 18.

  • Vietnam, EU show efforts to soon put EVFTA in place

    Vietnam, EU show efforts to soon put EVFTA in place

    Public: 10/18/2018 10:56:15 AM

    Vietnam and the European Union (EU) demonstrated their efforts to push the early signing, ratification and implementation of their free trade agreement and Investment Protection Agreement (IPA) during Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s ongoing visit to Europe.

  • Vietnam, Ecuador to reinforce economic ties

    Vietnam, Ecuador to reinforce economic ties

    Public: 10/18/2018 10:32:43 AM

    The Vietnam-Ecuador Business Forum was recently held by the Vietnamese Embassy in Chile and Ecuador and Ecuador’s Chamber of Commerce of Quito.

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