Awards recognise Vietnamese firms with high-quality products

Awards recognise Vietnamese firms with high-quality products

NDO/VNA – The 2019 High-Quality Vietnam Goods awards were presented to 542 businesses at a ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on February 20. (6 hours ago)


Deputy PM Hue urges for facilitating administrative reform

  Feb 19, 2019 17:22:48
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue chaired a working session of the National Steering Committee on National Single Window (NSW), ASEAN Single Window (ASW) and Trade Facilitation (Committee 1899) on February 19, reviewing the committee’s operation in 2018 and discussing the direction for the 2019 tasks. 

Czech Republic exports to Vietnam rise 33% in 2018

  Feb 19, 2019 16:55:39
NDO - Exports from the Czech Republic to Vietnam reached over US$140.7 million in 2018, an increase of 32.7% compared to 2017, according to the latest statistics released by the Czech Statistical Office. 

Vietnam’s pavilion attracts visitors at world’s largest food and beverage expo in UAE

  Feb 19, 2019 16:28:09
NDO – The Vietnam’s national pavilion has attracted much attention from visitors to the ongoing Gulfood, the world's largest annual food and beverage expo, which opened on February 17 in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. 

Vietnam, India promote cooperation potential in agriculture

  Feb 19, 2019 11:19:42
NDO – The fourth Vietnam - India Agricultural Summit was held from February 15-17 in Haryana state, India, contributing to promoting cooperation potential between the two countries. 

Mekong Delta localities discuss tra fish development

  Feb 19, 2019 10:57:05
NDO/VNA – A conference to launch a development plan for the tra fish sector was held in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on February 18, attracting leaders of 10 regional cities and provinces that rely on tra fish farming. 

Vietnam officially begins mango exports to US

  Feb 18, 2019 21:26:29
NDO/VNA – Vietnam has now begun officially exporting its mangoes to the US market, after the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) gave permission for the import of fresh mangoes from the Southeast Asian nation in 2017. 

Prospects of the banking sector

  Feb 18, 2019 16:44:07
NDO - A number of credit institutions reported record profits in addition to stable liquidity and interest rates and low non-performing loans in 2018,which will be the basis for credit institutions to be more optimistic about their business prospects in 2019. 

Inflation forecast to increase slightly this year

  Feb 18, 2019 16:41:26
NDO - A series of factors will be the key drivers of Vietnam’s consumer price index for 2019, which is projected to be a bit higher than last year. 

Vietnam takes steps to fly direct to United States

  Feb 18, 2019 10:32:36
NDO - Vietnam has been granted a Category 1 rating by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), meaning that the country complies with international safety standards and its air carriers can now establish direct service to the US. 

Aquatic sector aims at US$10 billion export revenue in 2019

  Feb 17, 2019 14:23:18
NDO –The Vietnamese aquatic sector set a target of raising its export revenue to US$10 billion in 2019, heard a conference on the aquatic export plan in 2019 held by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) in Ho Chi Minh City on February 16. 

Multiple key transport projects to commence in 2019

  Feb 16, 2019 16:56:38
NDO – In 2019, the Ministry of Transport plans to start the construction of 16 traffic projects with a total investment of about VND26 trillion (US$1.1 billion) 

PM asks central localities to promote regional connectivity

  Feb 15, 2019 21:57:27
NDO/VNA - Localities in the central region need to pay special attention to enhancing regional connectivity in their development policies, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc requested at a meeting of the Council for the Central Key Economic Region in Thua Thien-Hue province on February 15. 

Grab-Uber deal calls for end of monopoly in ride-hailing market

  Feb 15, 2019 12:39:06
NDO - The final verdict on whether Grab’s acquisition of Uber violates Vietnam’s competition laws has yet to be decided, pending further investigation. But the impact of Grab’s monopoly on service quality has already been too obvious. 

Vietnam’s Gov’t not intervene in domestic carbon steel prices: Canadian agency

  Feb 15, 2019 10:59:04
NDO/VNA – There is not enough ground to say that the Government of Vietnam intervenes in the domestic prices of the carbon steel welded pipe industry, according to the final determination by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA).