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7/17/2018 11:37:25 AM

Steel production up 7 percent in 6 months

Vietnam’s steel production reached about 4.69 million tonnes in the first half of 2018, up 7 percent against last year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

  • Seminar talks export of farm produce, seafood export to Middle East, Africa

    Seminar talks export of farm produce, seafood export to Middle East, Africa

    Public: 7/6/2018 1:51:47 PM

    The Foreign Ministry held a seminar in Hanoi on July 5 on external relations and the export of farm produce and aquatic products to the Middle East and Africa.

  • Deputy PM urges promoting Vietnam-Brazil trade and investment relations

    Deputy PM urges promoting Vietnam-Brazil trade and investment relations

    Public: 7/4/2018 11:31:46 AM

    The two governments of Vietnam and Brazil have agreed on a comprehensive framework for cooperation and stated that the promotion of trade and investment cooperation is the responsibility of the two sides’ business communities, especially those in Sao Paulo state.

  • Aquatic product export estimated at USD 3.94 billion in first half

    Aquatic product export estimated at USD 3.94 billion in first half

    Public: 6/30/2018 8:50:00 PM

    Export value of aquatic products was estimated at USD 732 million in June, bringing the figure for the first half of the year to USD 3.94 billion, up 10.5 percent annually, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

  • Growth may slow down towards year-end: GSO

    Growth may slow down towards year-end: GSO

    Public: 6/30/2018 10:43:13 AM

    General Director of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam urged sectors and localities not to take it for granted that the yearly goal of 6.7 percent GDP growth is within reach, noting that the usual trend of higher growth towards year-end is no longer true for this year.

  • What if one day Vietnam imports pho?

    What if one day Vietnam imports pho?

    Public: 6/28/2018 8:45:30 AM

    It would be no surprise if one day Vietnam imports pho, its most well-known food. It is an inevitable result of globalisation and is no different from the way Koreans import kimchi or the omnipresence of pizza restaurants owned not by the Italians but by US and Japanese companies.

  • Irish embassy sponsors conference to support NPOs

    Irish embassy sponsors conference to support NPOs

    Public: 6/23/2018 5:51:14 PM

    (VNF) - A conference themed ‘How Doing Good is Good for Business’ will be held on June 28 in HCMC. The event will serve as the platform for businesses, community organisations and government agencies to seek collaboration opportunities in sustainable socio-economic development.

  • Six central provinces seek measures for economic development along Ho Chi Minh Road

    Six central provinces seek measures for economic development along Ho Chi Minh Road

    Public: 6/23/2018 3:54:25 PM

    The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), the authorities of six Central provinces and several enterprises joined a conference in Nghe An province on June 22nd, to seek ways to promote industrial agriculture along the corridor of the Ho Chi Minh Road in the North Central region.

  • Vietnam-EAEU FTA produces positive outcomes

    Vietnam-EAEU FTA produces positive outcomes

    Public: 6/19/2018 2:43:08 PM

    Officials of Vietnam and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) lauded the upbeat outcomes brought about by the EAEU – Vietnam free trade agreement (EAEU – Vietnam FTA) in more than one year and a half since it took effect.

  • Vietnam’s economy improves further: WB

    Vietnam’s economy improves further: WB

    Public: 6/16/2018 2:55:30 PM

    Vietnam’s economy is forecast to continue improving, with gross domestic product (GDP) to expand by 6.8 percent this year, said the World Bank (WB) in its latest economic update for Vietnam.

  • Hanoi hosts fourth meeting of Vietnam-India defence industry businesses

    Hanoi hosts fourth meeting of Vietnam-India defence industry businesses

    Public: 6/13/2018 10:01:54 PM

    The Vietnam General Department of Defence Industry (under the Ministry of Defence) in coordination with the Indian Embassy in Vietnam organised the fourth Vietnam-India Defence Industry Business Meeting in Hanoi on June 13th.

  • Banks and fintech race

    Banks and fintech race

    Public: 6/11/2018 2:32:55 PM

    The banking sector and commercial banks in particular should innovate to adapt to the forth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) and the wave of fintech companies if they wish to maintain the role as a trusted and comprehensive financial service provider.

  • HCM City cooperatives seek expansion abroad

    HCM City cooperatives seek expansion abroad

    Public: 6/6/2018 4:06:58 PM

    With strong support from authorities, cooperatives in Ho Chi Minh City have developed strongly and are making efforts to expand their trade on agricultural products even into international markets.

  • President appreciates Japan’s discipline, responsibility, business culture

    President appreciates Japan’s discipline, responsibility, business culture

    Public: 5/31/2018 3:12:15 PM

    Vietnam appreciates the discipline, sense of responsibility, modern technology, advanced administration, and business culture of Japanese enterprises and entrepreneurs while doing business and investment in Vietnam, said President Tran Dai Quang.

  • New rules on processing goods for foreign traders

    New rules on processing goods for foreign traders

    Public: 5/28/2018 2:56:18 PM

    The Vietnamese Government has issued a decree stipulating that Vietnamese traders are allowed to process legal goods for foreign merchants, excluding the commodities banned or temporarily suspended from export and import.

  • Harvesting the potential of the organic cafe

    Harvesting the potential of the organic cafe

    Public: 5/21/2018 4:16:20 PM

    Fancy drinking coffee in the middle of a vegetable garden, enjoying the greenery around as leaves sparkle in the morning sunlight? That’s a routine most would like to enjoy.

  • Việt Nam-US forum seeks boost to investment, trade ties

    Việt Nam-US forum seeks boost to investment, trade ties

    Public: 5/21/2018 4:13:43 PM

    There is a huge opportunity for Việt Nam and the US to expand investment and trade ties in many sectors, a bilateral trade forum heard in HCM City on Friday.

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