NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City will create favourable conditions and a better business environment for foreign investors, including Indian entrepreneurs, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee, Nguyen Thanh Phong, on April 22.
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) in conjunction with the State Security Commission hosted a corporate business forum in Hanoi on April 21 to announce an annual report on Vietnamese businesses in 2017.
NDO – Vietnam’s economy in Q1 recorded the lowest growth rate over the same period during the past two years, reaching only 5.1%. With this increase, according to economic experts, to reach the set target of 6.7% of GDP growth for the whole year, in the second quarter, GDP growth must be at 6.27% (up 1% compared to the first quarter). This high rate of increase requires determination from the Government to direct the implementation of solutions to remove difficulties, promote production and business operation and improve an investment environment.
NDO/ VNA – The capital that the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has pledged to loan to Vietnam in fiscal year 2017 (from April 2017 to March 2018) will not differ much from the previous fiscal year.
NDO – April 20 has been chosen as the official ‘Vietnamese Brands’ Day’ in accordance with the Prime Minister's decision ratified in 2008 to recognise contributions as well as encourage Vietnamese enterprises to continue to gain more achievements in their production and business, contributing to mobilising the efforts of agencies at all levels and enthusiasm of the enterprise community to building strong national brand names.
NDO/VNA - The Japanese External Trade Organisation (JETRO) representative office in Ho Chi Minh City welcomed over 6,000 Japanese firms to study the investment environment in the southern economic hub in 2016.