CPTPP stirs motivation for reform

CPTPP stirs motivation for reform

NDO – In addition to joining the previous World Trade Organisation (WTO), participating in a new-generation Free Trade Agreement, such as the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), will be an opportunity for Vietnam to continue to improve its economic institution, including the socialist-oriented market economic institution. (Jan 04, 2019 08:15:48)


Vietnam strengthens efforts to remove EC’s "yellow card" warning on seafood

  Dec 31, 2018 07:17:05
NDO – Vietnam has stepped up measures with an aim to convince the European Commission (EC) to remove a “yellow card” warning on its seafood, with strengthened efforts paid by all the relevant authorities, localities and fishermen. 

Vietnam aims to leap by 5-7 places in business environment improvement rankings in 2019

  Dec 28, 2018 17:15:57
NDO – The Government plans to drastically boost the improvement of the business environment, targeting to put Vietnam's business environment and competitiveness into the ASEAN top 4. 

Vietnam’s economy grows by 7.08% in 2018, highest in 11 years

  Dec 27, 2018 16:49:33
NDO - The Vietnamese economy grew by 7.08% in 2018, the fastest rate in the past 11 years and beating the target of 6.7%, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has announced. 

Vietnam sees US$7.21 billion trade surplus in 2018

  Dec 27, 2018 16:34:56
NDO - Vietnam posted a trade surplus of US$7.21 billion in 2018, US$5.1 billion higher than the trade surplus in 2017, the General Department of Vietnam Customs stated on December 27. 

Labour exports reach record of over 140,000 in 2018

  Dec 25, 2018 16:37:18
NDO – The number of Vietnamese workers abroad reached over 140,000 in 2018, up 7% over the previous year, according to the Department of Overseas Labour Management under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs. 

Forestry exports rise by 16% in 2018

  Dec 24, 2018 18:19:23
NDO/VNA – Vietnam earns more than US$9.3 billion from the export of forestry products in 2018, up 15.9% from last year, according to the Vietnam Administration of Forestry (VNFOREST).  

Seminar promotes formal trade of Vietnamese agricultural products to China

  Dec 24, 2018 16:51:49
NDO – A seminar was held in Hanoi on December 24 to share experience in building and protecting the brand of Vietnamese agricultural products under formal trade to the Chinese market.  

Vietnam’s growth estimated at 6.9-7% in 2018: NFSC

  Dec 21, 2018 10:35:56
NDO - The Vietnamese economy is estimated to expand by 6.9-7% in 2018, driven by manufacturing and services, according to the National Financial Supervisory Commission (NFSC). 

Vietnam looks for ways to bolster supporting industries

  Dec 20, 2018 17:25:11
NDO - Despite certain progress in recent years, Vietnam’s supporting industries remain weak. In this situation Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked ministries, localities and enterprises to make an effort to work out measures to develop supporting industries and soon transform Vietnam into a manufacturing hub of multinational companies. 

Promoting growth of garment and textile exports

  Dec 20, 2018 16:26:57
NDO - Vietnam's garment and textile sector posted a total export revenue of approximately US$36.1 billion in 2018, an increase of US$2 billion over the yearly estimate despite increasingly fierce competition and geopolitical fluctuations in the world, particularly rising trade protectionism. 

Seminar to promote regional coordination in Mekong River Delta

  Dec 19, 2018 18:12:40
NDO – A seminar, aiming to promote regional coordination in Mekong Delta, took place in Hanoi on December 19. 

PM outlines major measures to boost Vietnam’s supporting industries

  Dec 19, 2018 16:44:02
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has underlined the role of domestic private enterprises as one of the key measures to bolster Vietnam’s supporting industries. 

Festival honours Vietnamese rice’s position

  Dec 19, 2018 12:27:27
NDO – The third Vietnam Rice Festival, aiming to honour and improve the position of Vietnamese rice in the world and promote rice production and export, officially opened in the Mekong River Delta province of Long An, on December 18. 

Vietnam’s tra fish exports exceed US$2 billion for first time

  Dec 18, 2018 15:41:56
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s tra fish (pangasius) export value has exceeded US$2 billion for the first time, with the figure hitting US$2.05 billion in the first 11 months of this year, a year-on-year increase of 27.4%, according to the General Department of Customs.