NDO – Vietnam’s total budget revenue reached VND972.6 trillion (US$42.8 billion) in the first ten months of 2017, equivalent to 80.2% of the year’s estimate and up 13.8% compared to the same period last year, announced the Finance Ministry (MOF) on November 10.
NDO - The National Assembly of Vietnam has adopted the socio-economic development plan for 2018 which targets growth at between 6.5% and 6.7% while also seeking to maintain macro-stability and keep inflation in check at 4%.
NDO – The Vietnam Craft Village Trade Fair 2017 (CraftViet 2017) aims to attract investment in traditional craft villages, encourage tourism development in conjunction with rural handicrafts, enhance trade promotion for local products and promote the national identity.
NDO - The First Edition of the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (Eurocham) Greenbook was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on November 9 which features the five categories of renewable energy, waste and water management, green building, smart cities and other green business.
NDO – Vietnam's economy has maintained positive growth momentum in the first month of the fourth quarter of this year, with industrial production continuing to increase thanks to the dynamics of the processing industry, along with stable macro fundamentals and low inflation.
NDO – Ambassador of Panama to Vietnam, Servio S. Samudio B, granted Nhan Dan Online an interview regarding the growing bilateral relationship between the Central American country and Vietnam on the occasion of the Panama’s National Day (November 3) and the 42nd anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two nations.
NDO - According to a government report, Vietnam's public debt is expected to reach 62.6% of GDP by the end of 2017, down one percentage point from last year but the absolute outstanding debt will increase by VND0.27 quadrillion to VND3.13 quadrillion.
NDO/VNA – The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) wants to boost cooperation in infrastructure investment with Da Nang so as to help promote the development of the central city of Vietnam, AIIB President Jin Liqun told local officials on November 8.
NDO/VNA – The 29th APEC Ministerial Meeting (AMM) featured three plenary sessions on the regional and global economic situation, APEC’s leadership role, and the creation of new dynamism for growth and regional economic connectivity, during its first working day on November 8, in Da Nang city.
NDO/VNA – The APEC University Leaders’ Forum took place in the central city of Da Nang on November 8 with the participation of nearly 60 representatives from universities, businesses and State management agencies in the region.
NDO – A conference to boost trade links between Vietnamese and Chinese enterprises was held jointly by the Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (under Ministry of Industry and Trade) and Chinese Foreign Trade Department (Ministry of Commerce) in Hanoi on November 8.