MoIT assists firms in brand building for safe food

MoIT assists firms in brand building for safe food

NDO - Food products must be certified as safe by national or international agencies in addition to building brand awareness to win trust from customers, experts said at a workshop on the morning of July 12. (Jul 12, 2018 18:56:40)


Party chief underlines MOIT’s role in Vietnamese economy

  Jul 11, 2018 16:02:39
NDO - General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong highlighted the crucial role of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) in Vietnam’s industrialisation and modernisation drive at a meeting with its leadership on July 7. 

Bamboo Airways project approved in principle

  Jul 11, 2018 11:36:23
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister, Trinh Dinh Dung, has signed a decision to approve in principle the Bamboo Airways air transport project at the Phu Cat Airport in the south central province of Binh Dinh. 

Commercial banks told to postpone fee increase

  Jul 11, 2018 10:44:04
NDO – Commercial banks have been told to postpone their plan to increase fees for ATM cash withdrawals, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) announced on July 10. 

Inflation to be curbed below 4%: Deputy PM

  Jul 10, 2018 17:25:20
NDO - There are many tools and the necessary space to control inflation below 4% this year, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue at the meeting of the Government's Steering Committee on Price Management held in Hanoi on July 10.  

Overcoming limitations of FDI inflows

  Jul 10, 2018 17:00:05
NDO - Foreign direct investment (FDI) continued to be the highlight of the economy in the first six months of the year, with growth in registered capital and disbursed capital. However, the inherent limitations of this capital inflow have not been clearly overcome. How to attract and more effectively use this flow of capital without becoming dependent on it, seems to be a thorny problem. 

Removing logistics bottlenecks

  Jul 09, 2018 17:19:23
NDO - Vietnam is ranked 64th out of 160 countries and fourth among the ASEAN countries in the World Bank's Logistics Performance Index (LPI), with logistic costs estimated at 25% of the annual GDP, which is significantly higher than Thailand (19%), Singapore (8%), Japan (11%), China (21.6%) and the US (9.5%). 

Hanoi promotes advantages of collective economic model

  Jul 09, 2018 16:38:52
NDO - The cooperative economy has thrived since the Cooperative Law took effect in 2012. Many cooperatives in Hanoi have promoted their internal resources, renewed their mode of operation, invested in joint ventures, and opened new production and business activities, thus forming a wide-spread emulation movement.  

Vietnam is world’s fifth largest garment exporter

  Jul 09, 2018 15:16:26
NDO - Vietnam’s garment sector has seen strong growth in recent years, making the country the world’s fifth largest producer and exporter of garment products, according to the government website.  

Export revenue expected to rise 10% in 2018

  Jul 09, 2018 11:46:08
NDO - Vietnam's total export revenue is forecast to reach US$236.6 billion for the whole of 2018, an increase of 10% over 2017, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT). 

Vietnamese farm exports likely to reach over US$40 billion this year

  Jul 09, 2018 10:59:58
NDO - Good prospects are forecast in the export of several agricultural products, including rice, vegetables, cashew nuts and wood in the rest of the year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).  

Vietnamese businessmen club makes debut in Korea

  Jul 08, 2018 21:44:04
NDO/VNA - The Vietnamese Businessmen Club in the Republic of Korea (VBCK) made its debut at a ceremony in Seoul on July 7, drawing the attendance of hundreds of Vietnamese and Korean businessmen. 

Wood exports increase 12.7% in first half of 2018

  Jul 08, 2018 14:59:55
NDO – The export value of key forestry products was estimated at over US$4.3 billion in the first six months of 2018, including US$4.1 billion worth in the export revenue of wooden products, up 12.7% over the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development (MARD). 

Construction starts on Vietnam's largest solar power plant

  Jul 07, 2018 17:31:30
NDO - Construction of a solar power plant, the biggest of its kind in Vietnam, got underway in the south-central coastal province of Ninh Thuan on July 7. 

Country’s most modern poultry processing plant built in Thanh Hoa

  Jul 06, 2018 22:58:50
NDO/VNA – Construction work started on the country’s most modern poultry processing plant in the north central province of Thanh Hoa on July 6.