Foreign investors pledge US$1.25 billion in January

Foreign investors pledge US$1.25 billion in January

NDO/VNA - Foreign companies pledged to invest nearly US$1.25 billion in Vietnam in January, according to Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.  (9 hours ago)

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Vietnam to realise opportunities created by economic integration

  Feb 22, 2018
NDO – 2018 is crucial for Vietnam in the roadmap to implementing its international economic integration commitments. However, the country must take the initiative and fully grasp the opportunities brought about by the integration process as Vietnam is a long way into its international economic integration journey. 

Enterprises nationwide resume work after Tet

  Feb 22, 2018
NDO - Departments of the Tan Cang - Cai Cui Company in the southern city of Can Tho handled more than 5,000 tonnes of cargo for import and export on February 21 (the sixth day of the Lunar New Year). 

Purchasing power increases 10 percent during Tet

  Feb 22, 2018
NDO – According to the Ministry of Finance, the purchasing power during Tet holiday surged by 12-15% compared to normal days, and 10% against the same period last year, as a result of 2017’s noted economic growth and market stabilisation policy.  

Vietnam's most modern agricultural machinery factory opened in Quang Nam

  Feb 21, 2018
NDO - Truong Hai Auto Corporation (THACO) held an inauguration ceremony for the THACO agricultural machinery factory at the Chu Lai Open Economic Zone in the southern province of Quang Nam on February 21. 

Petrol prices drop for the first time in 2018

  Feb 21, 2018
NDO – Petrol prices decreased as of 3pm on February 21, as decided by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance. 

Bac Ninh ranks second in FDI attraction in 2017

  Feb 21, 2018
NDO/VNA – The northern province of Bac Ninh attracted US$3.5 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2017, ranking second among all provinces and cities across the country.  

Vietnam eyes US$21 billion in cultivation exports in 2018

  Feb 21, 2018
NDO/VNA – The cultivation sector aims to gross over US$21 billion in export turnover in 2018, representing an annual rise of 2.2-2.3%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.  

Optimising Vietnam’s trade missions

  Feb 21, 2018
NDO - Vietnam’s export sector performed strongly in 2017 with revenues expanding to more than US$213 billion, up 21.1% from the previous year. This new record was substantially contributed to by Vietnamese trade missions. 

Vietnamese economy set for sustained growth in 2018

  Feb 21, 2018
NDO - The national economic growth will continue to be marked by positive trends this year thanks to improvements to institutions and the investment environment, according to a forecast by the National Centre for Socio-Economic Information and Forecast (NCIF). 

Daily grind resumes as factories get back to business after Tet holiday

  Feb 21, 2018
NDO – Many businesses across the country have resumed production after the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday. 

Cai Lan port loads first shipments in Lunar New Year

  Feb 20, 2018
NDO – Cai Lan port in northern Quang Ninh province loaded its batches of cargo onto two ships on February 19 (the fourth day of the Year of the Dog), the first shipments in the Lunar New Year. 

The ambassador who markets Vietnamese lychees in Australia

  Feb 20, 2018
NDO - It took more than ten years and countless negotiations for fresh Vietnamese lychees to be finally granted an export license to Australia in 2015, and former Ambassador Luong Thanh Nghi played a major part. 

Over 1,500 tonnes of dragon fruits shipped to China via Lao Cai border gate

  Feb 18, 2018
NDO/VNA – Up to 1,560 tonnes of dragon fruits underwent customs clearance for export to China via the Lao Cai international border gate on February 17-18 (the second and third day of the Lunar New Year).  

Facilitative Government fosters trust among businesses

  Feb 18, 2018
NDO – The stock market can be seen as a thermometer for the economy, and it only functions well if the economy has a good confidence index. The growth of the VN-Index over the past year has demonstrated a significant improvement in both personal and business confidence in the economy, as well as in the Government’s reform efforts.