Vietnamese Dragon Fruit Day held in Australia

Vietnamese Dragon Fruit Day held in Australia

NDO – A Vietnamese Dragon Fruit Day has been organised in Melbourne city, Australia, aiming to promote Vietnam’s dragon fruit to the Australian market, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT). (Oct 03, 2017)


Vietnam enjoys US$400 million trade surplus in September

  Sep 30, 2017
NDO – The country enjoys a trade surplus at US$400 million in September, but the trade deficit was estimated at US$442 million during the first nine months in 2017, the General Statistics Office announced on September 29.  

Vietnam’s economy accelerates in third quarter as GDP expands 7.46%

  Sep 29, 2017
NDO - The Vietnamese economy accelerated in the July to September period, expanding by 7.46%, helped by strong grow in the manufacturing sector, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has announced. 

New milestone in Vietnam’s enterprise-oriented economic reform

  Sep 29, 2017
NDO - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) recently made a historic decision to scrap 675 business conditions in a significant move to remove the obstacles facing enterprises and improve the business climate in Vietnam. 

Agro-forestry-fishery exports reach nearly US$27 billion in nine months

  Sep 28, 2017
NDO – The export turnover of agricultural, forestry and fishery products in September this year is estimated at US$3.04 billion, bringing the total export value in the first nine months of 2017 to nearly US$27 billion, up 14.1% over the same period last year. 

HCMC, Thanh Hoa take lead in FDI attraction

  Sep 27, 2017
NDO - Foreign investors have invested in 59 provinces and cities throughout Vietnam, in the first nine months of this year, with the largest amount of investment being poured into Ho Chi Minh City, Thanh Hoa and Bac Ninh.  

ADB trims Vietnam’s growth forecast, warns of lending growth risks

  Sep 26, 2017
NDO - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has revised its 2017 growth forecast for Vietnam, decreasing it to 6.3%, and warned of the risks associated with strong credit growth as the government seeks to boost the economy by lowering interest rates. 

Vietnamese garment enterprises have opportunity to access US market

  Sep 26, 2017
NDO – Vietnam's textile and garment export turnover to the US has grown sharply in recent years and Vietnam is using more raw cotton materials from this market, offering domestic enterprises a range of opportunities to access the US market. 

Vietnam, Hungarian businesses seek cooperation opportunities

  Sep 25, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese and Hungarian businesses had a chance to step up their cooperation in areas such as information-technology and high-tech agriculture at a forum in Hanoi on September 25.  

Encouraging household businesses to switch into enterprises

  Sep 25, 2017
NDO - It is the people’s inalienable right to choose a business model, therefore the government can only encourage, and cannot use administrative orders to force, household businesses to convert into enterprises, said To Hoai Nam, Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Association of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (VINASME). 

Vietnam scraps significant number of business conditions

  Sep 22, 2017
NDO - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) has discarded more than half out of a total of 1216 business conditions across 27 sectors, in a move considered by many as historic in order to stimulate economic growth. 

State budget revenues decline compared to GDP: finance minister

  Sep 21, 2017
NDO – Budget revenue over GDP has fallen from 26.3% during the 2006-2010 period to 23.6% of GDP between 2011 and 2016, Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung has confirmed.  

Vietnam international agriculture fair kicks off

  Sep 21, 2017
NDO – The 17th Vietnam international agriculture fair, AgroViet 2017, officially kicked off on September 21 at the Phu Tho Gymnasium in Ho Chi Minh City, with the participation of over 200 domestic and international businesses. 

Vietnamese Goods Hanoi Fair 2017 kicks off

  Sep 21, 2017
NDO – The Vietnamese Goods - Hanoi Fair 2017, organised by the Hanoi Department of Industry and Trade, will open on the evening of September 21 at the Agriculture Trade Promotion Centre, No.489 Hoang Quang Viet Street, Cau Giay district, Hanoi. 

Mekong countries emphasise infrastructure connectivity

  Sep 20, 2017
NDO/ VNA - Countries in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) should enhance their economic and infrastructure connectivity to promote economic development in the sub-region, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Dang Huy Dong said at a forum on September 19.