NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam held a working session in Hanoi on October 10 with the Executive Board of the Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development (VBCSD) within the framework of the Vietnam Corporate Sustainability Forum 2017.
NDO - The Hanoi municipal People's Committee in coordination with VPBank held a launching ceremony for the city's start-up ecosystem portal and a large-scale co-working space in support of the start-up community at the VPBank building on Lang Ha Street, Hanoi on October 10.
NDO/VNA - Vietnam Airlines and Air France have inked a joint venture deal, which is due to start from November 1, to bring more benefits to passengers on their air routes between Vietnam, France and Europe.
NDO – Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) increased by 7.46% in the third quarter of 2017, compared to 6.28% growth rate in the second quarter, helping Vietnam’s overall economic output in the first nine months of the year to grow by 6.41%, meaning the growth rate in the fourth quarter must be at least 7.31% if Vietnam is to meet its full-year target of 6.7%.
NDO – Achievements accomplished after one-year since implementation of the Vietnam-Eurasian Economic Union Free Trade Agreement (VN-EAEU FTA) are opening up new opportunities for promoting cooperation between Vietnam and the region, with great potential for development.
NDO – Amidst more flexible international and regional FDI inflows, Vietnam needs to innovate strongly in order to be effective in tapping this source of capital to serve the purpose of reforming the growth model and restructuring the economy, experts have said.
NDO - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sent 32 warning letters to Vietnamese exporters in the first seven months of 2017. During the 2009-2017 period, the number of warnings totalled nearly 500, mostly concerning seafood products.
NDO – Vietnamese and Malaysian businesses shared their experience, in terms of difficulties, obstacles and success, in the process of regional integration, at a conference and forum held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on October 8.
NDO/VNA - Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Nguyen Quoc Cuong has paid visits to the Japanese prefectures of Okayama, Tottori, and Shimane in Shikoku region to seek investment cooperation with Japanese businesses.