PM to hold dialogue with business community on May 17

PM to hold dialogue with business community on May 17

NDO - The dialogue between Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the business community is scheduled to take place on May 17 at the National Convention Centre in Hanoi. (May 09, 2017)


Workshop on domestic trade development strategy to 2025

  May 04, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) jointly held a consultation workshop on May 4 on the draft domestic trade development strategy to 2025 with an extended vision towards 2035. 

Dong Nai earns over US$5.2 billion in export in four months

  May 04, 2017
NDO/VNA – The southern province of Dong Nai shipped US$5.2 billion worth of goods abroad in the period from January-April, up 12.8% from the same period last year. 

Spending deficit estimated at VND20.1 trillion in first four months

  May 03, 2017
NDO - Vietnam’s spending deficit in the first four months of 2017 was estimated at VND20.1 trillion (nearly US$890 million), the lowest level in recent years, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO). 

Vietnam’s exports hit US$61.34 billion in first four months

  Apr 29, 2017
NDO - Vietnam exported goods worth an estimated US$61.34 billion in the first four months of 2017, up 15.4% year on year while imports surged 24.9% to US$64.07 billion, according to General Department of Customs.  

Consumer prices in April unchanged from previous month

  Apr 29, 2017
NDO - The consumer price index in April was flat compared with the previous month but rose 4.3% against the same month last year and 0.9% over December last year, according to the General Statistics Office.  

Vietnamese aquatic products strive to regain confidence in Europe

  Apr 26, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnam is taking part in the 25th Seafood Expo Global in Brussels, Belgium, aiming to convey the diversity and quality of Vietnamese aquatic products and seafood to customers in Europe and across the world. 

Inspectors find nearly US$2 billion involved in economic-related violations

  Apr 25, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Government Inspectorate disclosed on April 24 the outcomes of its activities in the first quarter of 2017, noting that it found violations of economic regulations involving over VND41.82 trillion (US$1.84 billion) and 168ha of land.  

Forum discuss ways to enhance corporate governance

  Apr 21, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) in conjunction with the State Security Commission hosted a corporate business forum in Hanoi on April 21 to announce an annual report on Vietnamese businesses in 2017.  

Challenges to economic growth target

  Apr 21, 2017
NDO – Vietnam’s economy in Q1 recorded the lowest growth rate over the same period during the past two years, reaching only 5.1%. With this increase, according to economic experts, to reach the set target of 6.7% of GDP growth for the whole year, in the second quarter, GDP growth must be at 6.27% (up 1% compared to the first quarter). This high rate of increase requires determination from the Government to direct the implementation of solutions to remove difficulties, promote production and business operation and improve an investment environment. 

Dialogue discusses policies on urban development management

  Apr 20, 2017
NDO – It is essential to unify the national urban strategy with other policy frameworks for development, including those related to energy, water, transportation and infrastructure. 

Building and promoting the values of Vietnamese brands

  Apr 20, 2017
NDO – April 20 has been chosen as the official ‘Vietnamese Brands’ Day’ in accordance with the Prime Minister's decision ratified in 2008 to recognise contributions as well as encourage Vietnamese enterprises to continue to gain more achievements in their production and business, contributing to mobilising the efforts of agencies at all levels and enthusiasm of the enterprise community to building strong national brand names. 

Vietnam Expo 2017 attracts over 500 enterprises

  Apr 19, 2017
NDO – The 27th Vietnam International Trade Fair (Vietnam Expo), themed ‘Vietnam Expo – strengthening regional and international economic connectivity’, officially kicked off in Hanoi on April 19. 

Deputy PM Hue calls for action to keep inflation in check

  Apr 18, 2017
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue urged ministries and local authorities to take necessary action to ensure that overall inflation for 2017 is contained at under 4%.  

Conference discusses economic growth in Vietnam

  Apr 16, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Mekong Times, under the Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia Association for Economic Cooperation Development (VILACAED), organised a conference on measures to boost Vietnam’s economy in 2017 in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 15.