Vietnam’s strong CPI increase in May poses risks

Vietnam’s strong CPI increase in May poses risks

NDO - Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in May rose by 0.55% against the previous month, the largest monthly increase in the last six years, according to the General Statistics Office. (15 hours ago)


Construction of US$50 million wool factory begins in Da Lat

  Jun 15, 2018 17:46:17
NDO/VNA – The construction of a sheep wool factory kicked off at the Phat Chi industrial complex in Da Lat city of the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong on June 15.  

Seminar looks into startups and sustainable development

  Jun 15, 2018 17:14:20
NDO – Experts and youngsters gathered at a seminar in Hanoi, on June 15, to discuss fostering social impact startups and business in Vietnam.  

Seafood exports to China surge

  Jun 15, 2018 15:56:52
NDO/VNA – China is projected to become Vietnam’s leading seafood importer from this year’s second quarter with growth of 37%, said Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Tran Thanh Nam. 

Deputy PM attends 5th China-South Asia Expo in Kunming

  Jun 15, 2018 11:08:08
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam attended the opening ceremony of the 5th China – South Asia Expo (CAS Expo) and the 25th China Kunming Import and Export Commodities Fair in Kunming, the capital of China’s Yunnan province on June 14. 

World Bank upgrades Vietnam’s 2018 growth forecast to 6.8%

  Jun 15, 2018 10:36:24
NDO - The World Bank has revised its 2018 growth forecast for Vietnam from 6.5% to 6.8%, citing an improved medium-term outlook. 

Forum seeks solutions for sustainable livestock production

  Jun 14, 2018 10:52:13
NDO - The National Centre for Agricultural Extension, in coordination with the central province of Quang Ngai, organised a forum to discuss solutions for the sustainable development of livestock production and adaption to climate change in the south central coastal provinces, on June 13. 

Luc Ngan-Bac Giang Lychee Week opens in Hanoi

  Jun 13, 2018 17:44:16
NDO - The 'Luc Ngan-Bac Giang Lychee Week in Hanoi' opened at BigC Thang Long, 222 Tran Duy Hung Street on June 13 as part of Bac Giang's activities to promote lychee consumption this year. 

International expos open in Ho Chi Minh City

  Jun 13, 2018 16:54:07
NDO - Three international exhibitions, the Rubber and Tyre Vietnam, Paper Vietnam, and Coatings Expo Vietnam opened in Ho Chi Minh City on June 13.  

Hanoi hosts 4th meeting of Vietnam-India defence industry businesses

  Jun 13, 2018 16:46:42
NDO – 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 13. 

HCM City, IFC target result-oriented cooperation

  Jun 13, 2018 11:12:21
NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City will work closely with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) in translating the memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by the two sides into projects, said a municipal official.  

72% of fintech firms expect partnership with banks

  Jun 12, 2018 18:09:37
NDO - "72% of fintech firms choose to cooperate with commercial banks in providing products and services instead of direct competition", said Le Anh Dung from the Payments Department under the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV). 

Sales of locally made cars outnumber imports in first five months

  Jun 12, 2018 16:15:32
NDO - The number of domestically assembled cars sold in the first five month of the year far outnumbered the number of imports, the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers Association (VAMA) has reported. 

Indonesia imposes anti-dumping duties up to 28.49% on Vietnam's steel sheets

  Jun 12, 2018 13:00:47
NDO - Indonesia has announced a levy of anti-dumping duties from 12.01 - 28.49% on colour-coated steel sheets imported from Vietnam for a period of five years.  

Vietnam, Mozambique promote agricultural cooperation

  Jun 12, 2018 11:51:38
NDO - A conference on promoting agricultural cooperation between Vietnam and Mozambique was held in Maputo on June 11 with the aim of fostering bilateral cooperation in the prioritised sector of both countries.