Vietnamese brand names’ pride

Vietnamese brand names’ pride

NDO – Several weeks before introducing two models at the Paris Motor Show, VinFast was one of the hottest keywords on the internet. The day when VinFast’s first two models debuted, not only VTV1, but also many online newspapers directly reported on the event. Because everyone wanted to see the Vietnamese brand’s first car models "in the flesh ", especially, the first appearance was at a prestigious event in Europe. Millions of people watched the live stream on the internet. The story of VinFast cars has continued to heat up afterwards. (Oct 08, 2018 18:05:07)


Vietnam’s seafood exports hit US$6.4 billion in first nine months

  Oct 05, 2018 16:42:50
NDO - Vietnam earned US$799 million from exporting seafood in September, raising the total seafood export value in the first nine months of the year to US$6.4 billion, up 7.2% over the same period of last year.  

Additional two large FDI projects licensed in Ha Tinh

  Oct 05, 2018 11:49:30
NDO - Chairman of Ha Tinh provincial People's Committee Dang Quoc Khanh granted investment certificates to foreign investors in Ha Tinh with total investment of nearly US$70 million at the framework of the conference reviewing three decades of attracting FDI, held in Hanoi, on October 4. 

Nafoods invests VND3 trillion in fruit growing zones in Tay Ninh province

  Oct 05, 2018 11:09:47
NDO - Fruit and vegetables manufacturer Nafoods has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Tay Ninh authorities to develop a special zone in the southern province to grow fruits for exports. 

EuroCham: Vietnam’s business climate has improved significantly

  Oct 04, 2018 18:09:51
NDO - European companies expressed their optimism regarding the business environment in Vietnam, according to the latest survey on the Business Climate Index (BCI) in the second quarter of 2018 conducted by the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham). 

FDI attraction the correct policy for national development: PM Phuc

  Oct 04, 2018 17:01:32
NDO – Opening doors to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) is the correct policy, contributing to the successful implementation of important socio-economic development goals in the past 30 years, thus making the FDI sector an indispensable part of the Vietnamese economy. 

Over 520 enterprises participate in VietnamPlas 2018

  Oct 04, 2018 16:53:46
NDO – More than 520 domestic and foreign enterprises are taking part in The Vietnam International Plastic and Rubber Industry Exhibition 2015 (VietnamPlas 2018), which opened in Ho Chi Minh City on October 4. 

30-year FDI attraction: ripple effect on domestic businesses

  Oct 04, 2018 16:03:28
NDO/VNA – The attraction and use of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the past 30 years have proven that the door-opening policy of the Party and State of Vietnam is a correct choice in line with the development trend of the era and the country’s situation, Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung said. 

World Bank raises Vietnam’s growth forecast for 2018 to 6.8%

  Oct 04, 2018 15:52:31
NDO - The World Bank has upgraded its growth forecast for the Vietnamese economy in 2018 to 6.8%, from a previous estimate of 6.5%, citing a further improvement in the medium-term outlook. 

Promoting role and effectiveness of foreign investment in the new period

  Oct 03, 2018 17:16:31
NDO – Since the Law on Foreign Investment promulgated in late 1987 and took effect on January 1, 1988, the sector has made important contributions to Vietnam’s socio-economic development. 

Vietnam’s economy sees many bright spots in first three quarters

  Oct 03, 2018 16:23:38
NDO - Despite the unfavourable global economic situation, Vietnam’s economy maintained its growth momentum and recorded significant achievements in the first three quarters of the year. It is notable that the quality of growth has improved and the growth model is shifting from extensive to intensive. 

Vietnam earns US$3.1 billion from fruit and vegetable exports

  Oct 03, 2018 12:05:39
NDO – Earnings from fruit and vegetable exports in the first nine months of the year reached VND 3.1 billion, a year-on-year surge of 17.1%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. 

Vietnamese firm introduces car models at Paris Motor Show

  Oct 03, 2018 10:39:16
NDO/VNA - Vinfast Manufacturing and Trading Company Limited, a subsidiary of Vietnamese conglomerate Vingroup, unveiled two of its new car models at the 120th Paris Motor Show on October 2.  

Retail and consumer services rise 11.3% in first nine months

  Oct 02, 2018 11:30:09
NDO – The total value of retail sales and consumer services was estimated at VND3,235 trillion (roughly US$138.2 billion) in the first nine months of 2018, a year-on-year increase of 11.3%, according to the General Statistics Office. 

Vietnamese market an attraction to many Thai investors

  Oct 01, 2018 17:43:44
NDO – Vietnam has drawn a growing number of big Thai corporations to invest in its huge domestic market of 96 million people, a new trend that should be closely watched by Thai economic planners, as stated by The Nation, an English-language daily newspaper in Thailand, in its recently published article, entitled “Why Vietnam is such a magnet for baht”.