No more illegal fishing since beginning of 2018

No more illegal fishing since beginning of 2018

NDO/VNA – There are no longer fishing boats that have committed illegal catching since the beginning of 2018, heard a conference held by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) on May 5. (May 07, 2018)


Goods, services sales value in April up 9.5%

  May 01, 2018
NDO - The total retail sales value of goods and services in April was estimated at more than VND 350.5 trillion (US$ 15.4 billion), 1.7% higher than last month and 9.5% higher than in the same period last year, according to a report by the General Statistics Office (GSO).  

Int’l press highlights Vietnam’s impressive economic development

  Apr 30, 2018
NDO/VNA – Over the past week, the international press has run numerous articles highlighting the impressive development of Vietnam’s economy. 

Over 14,500 new enterprises established in Vietnam in April

  Apr 30, 2018
NDO - The number of newly established Vietnamese enterprises in April was 14,510, with the total registered capital at VND133.5 trillion (US$5.87 billion), according to the General Statistics Office (GSO). 

Vietnam’s CPI up slightly in April

  Apr 29, 2018
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in April went up 0.08% monthly and 2.75% annually, pushing up the four-month figure by 2.8% year-on-year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO) on April 29. 

Vietnam attracts more than US$8 billion FDI in four months

  Apr 29, 2018
NDO – More than US$8 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) capital was registered for investment in Vietnam in the first four months of this year, equivalent to 76.1% of the same period in 2017, according to an announcement by the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA), under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.  

Vietnam’s trade surplus reaches US$3.39 billion in four months

  Apr 29, 2018
NDO – Vietnam posted a trade surplus of approximately US$700 million for April this year, raising the total trade surplus over the first four months of the year to US$3.39 billion, according to the latest statistics released by the General Department of Customs.  

Agro-forestry-fishery export value picks up 11.9%

  Apr 28, 2018
NDO/VNA – Exports of agro-forestry-fishery products in the first four months of the years were estimated at US$12.3 billion, a year-on-year surge of 11.9%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.  

Vietnam, Mexico boost food and agriculture cooperation

  Apr 27, 2018
NDO – Business and investment opportunities in food stuff and agriculture between Vietnam and Mexico was the main topic of a seminar held in Hanoi on April 27. 

Surge in production and exports boosts Vietnam’s economic expectations

  Apr 25, 2018
NDO – Fueled by a continued surge in local production and exports, Vietnam is forecasting strong growth beyond its expectations for the entire year, making it the fastest-growing economy in the region. 

Finance ministry to dismantle hundreds of tax departments

  Apr 25, 2018
NDO – The Ministry of Finance (MOF) plans to reduce the number of its nationwide tax offices from 548 to 257, under its new scheme to streamline the taxation, customs, and state treasury units.  

Vietnam promotes seafood exports to Europe

  Apr 25, 2018
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese aquatic products are being introduced at the Seafood Expo Global, the biggest event of its kind in the world, which takes place in Brussels, Belgium, from April 24-26.  

Vietnam attends Asia’s biggest food, hospitality show in Singapore

  Apr 24, 2018
NDO/ VNA - Vietnamese enterprises operating in the fields of food and hospitality are attending the Food & Hotel Asia (FHA) 2018 which is taking place in Singapore from April 24-27. 

Trade promotion programmes improved to boost exports

  Apr 24, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) will enhance its supervision over the implementation of trade promotion programmes to improve their efficiency and provide training to associations and local agencies in organising trade promotion activities.  

Vietnam needs to cut recurrent spending to ensure healthy budget

  Apr 24, 2018
NDO - The Ministry of Finance (MOF) has recently proposed raising a number of taxes such as the environmental protection tax and the value added tax.