Foreign banks encouraged to acquire weak domestic banks

Foreign banks encouraged to acquire weak domestic banks

NDO - Deputy Prime Minister, Vuong Dinh Hue, said that the Government encourages foreign banks to acquire weak banks in Vietnam, noting that a number of foreign banks are interested in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals in Vietnam. (Aug 09, 2018 10:55:13)


US launches investigations into certain Vietnamese steel products

  Aug 08, 2018 03:55:55
NDO - The US Department of Commerce (DOC) is initiating anti-circumvention inquiries to investigate whether imports of certain corrosion-resistant steel products are trying to circumvent anti-dumping and countervailing duties imposed on Taiwan (China) and the Republic of Korea (RoK) by completing the materials in Vietnam, the department announced on August 2. 

More organic products needed to boost agro exports to EU

  Aug 07, 2018 18:07:39
NDO/VNA – Experts have recommended that Vietnamese firms develop organic products for export to the EU, considering it a measure to boost the shipment of farm produce to this demanding market. 

Small and medium-sized enterprises development fund to finance start-ups

  Aug 07, 2018 17:40:06
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister, Vuong Dinh Hue, has suggested that the small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) development fund will provide credit to start-up enterprises and SMEs participating in value chains.  

Ho Chi Minh City leader pledges optimal conditions for Japanese investors

  Aug 07, 2018 17:07:35
NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City will create optimal conditions for Japanese firms to do long-term business in the city, said Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee, Le Thanh Liem. 

Hanoi exempts fees for household businesses being converted into enterprises

  Aug 07, 2018 10:52:25
NDO - Household businesses in Hanoi that are filing to become enterprises will be exempt from registration fees from August 1 to December 31, 2018, according to the city’s Department of Planning and Investment. 

Fleet registered Vietnamese nationality consists of 174 airplanes

  Aug 06, 2018 17:55:32
NDO/VNA - The number of aircraft registered Vietnamese nationality reached 174 as of the end of July 2018, up 14 ones compared with the figure of the same period last year, according to the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV).  

Organic cacao powder factory inaugurated in Ba Ria- Vung Tau

  Aug 06, 2018 11:37:44
NDO –Amazon Foods Co., Ltd. put into operation a factory to produce cacao powder and chocolate candies of the brand Bapula in Tan Hai commune, Phu My town, Ba Ria-Vung Tau province, on August 5. 

ID numbers for tra fish allow for trace of origin

  Aug 05, 2018 16:53:55
NDO/VNA - The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap has issued identification numbers to ponds that breed tra fish under a government decree on aquaculture management that went into effect last July.  

Five major SOEs to be restructured

  Aug 05, 2018 16:02:18
NDO - The Prime Minister has approved the restructuring plans for five of the six major State-owned enterprises (SOEs), and two large corporations under his jurisdiction, in the first half this year. 

PM approves planning for exploitation of tin, tungsten and antimony ores

  Aug 05, 2018 15:44:00
NDO - The Prime Minister has approved a master plan for the exploration, exploitation, processing, and use of tin, tungsten and antimony ores by 2025, with a view by 2035. 

Hanoi firms to attend Asia Fruit Logistica 2018

  Aug 05, 2018 14:56:50
NDO/VNA - Fruit and vegetable enterprises representing Hanoi will attend the “Asia Fruit Logistica 2018” at the AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong (China) on September 5-7. 

East-West Economic Corridor international fair opens in Da Nang

  Aug 04, 2018 21:01:51
NDO/VNA - The East-West Economic Corridor’s International Trade, Tourism and Investment Fair – Da Nang kicked off in the central city of Vietnam on August 3.  

Vietnam exports 1.8 million tonnes of petroleum in first seven months

  Aug 04, 2018 17:12:41
NDO - Vietnam shipped 200,000 tonnes of petroleum in July, raising the total volume of exported petrol in the first seven months of 2018 to 1.8 million tonnes, bringing in US$1.14 billion.  

Vietnam’s seafood exports hit US$4.63 billion in first seven months

  Aug 04, 2018 17:06:36
NDO - The value of Vietnam’s seafood exports in the first seven months of 2018 was estimated at US$4.63 billion, up 6.3% over the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).