Vietnam sees eight exports post revenues of US$1-plus billion

Vietnam sees eight exports post revenues of US$1-plus billion

NDO - Eight of Vietnam’s exports have recorded respective revenues of US$1 billion and over, data as of mid-March released by the General Department of Customs has shown. (2 hours ago)


Vietnam to suspend labour export until end of April

  Apr 05, 2020 16:06:33
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) on April 5 asked the Overseas Labour Management Department to order businesses to suspend sending workers abroad until the end of April. 

Vietnam should mull over rescue measures if Covid-19 persists: experts

  Apr 05, 2020 15:01:58
NDO - The Vietnamese government should consider stronger economic rescue measures if the new coronavirus (Covid-19) epidemic stretches into the third or fourth quarter of 2020, a group of experts have recommended. 

RoK to offer 5% preferential import tax on over 55,000 tonnes of Vietnamese rice

  Apr 04, 2020 17:59:59
NDO – The Republic of Korea (RoK) is expected to import 50% of its total quota of 55,112 tonnes of rice from Vietnam in the tender scheduled this May with a preferential import tax rate of 5%. 

Transport Ministry streamlines more than 380 business regulations

  Apr 04, 2020 11:54:13
NDO – The Ministry of Transport has so far reduced and simplified 384 out of 570 business regulations to facilitate enterprises following a directive from the Government, the ministry said on April 3. 

More sectors to be eligible for tax, land lease payment extension

  Apr 03, 2020 20:53:05
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Finance has suggested adding four sectors into the list of industries eligible for extension of tax and land lease payment deadlines with a total sum of VND180 trillion (US$7.82 billion). 

Binh Duong’s exports reach US$5.8 billion

  Apr 03, 2020 17:46:46
NDO – Despite the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the southern province of Binh Duong earned over US$5.8 billion from outbound shipments in the first quarter of the year, up 3.6% over the same period of 2019, according to the Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Thanh Liem. 

Banks continue moves to support epidemic-impacted customers

  Apr 03, 2020 17:36:51
NDO – The Saigon - Hanoi Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SHB) on April 3 announced the implementation of a credit package worth VND25 trillion (approximately US$1.05 billion) in a move to support its customers amid the COVID-19 outbreak. 

NA Standing Committee to consider ratification of EVFTA in April

  Apr 03, 2020 12:47:47
NDO – The National Assembly Standing Committee (NASC) has asked relevant agencies to complete the dossier on the ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) for submission to the NASC at its 44th session, scheduled for mid-April this year. 

Vietnam’s growth remains among fastest in Asia despite coronavirus impacts

  Apr 03, 2020 10:31:46
NDO - Vietnam’s economic growth is expected to slow to 4.8% in 2020 due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic but remains one of the highest in Asia, according to projections by the Asian Development Bank (ADB). 

Many firms optimistic about business in Q2

  Apr 03, 2020 10:05:33
NDO/VNA – Many enterprises in the manufacturing and processing industry are optimistic about the outlook for the second quarter of 2020, according to a survey conducted by the General Statistics Office (GSO). 

Workers to be required to pay deposit in order to work in RoK

  Apr 02, 2020 21:14:43
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a decision on a piloting scheme which requires domestic workers to make deposits before departing to work in the Republic of Korea. 

Vietnam joins online international trade fair of medical products

  Apr 02, 2020 21:07:51
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (VIETRADE) and 20 domestic producers have recently attended an online international trade fair hosted by China to promote products for COVID-19 prevention and treatment. 

Accelerating action to revive the economy

  Apr 02, 2020 17:30:31
NDO - While the Vietnam’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic on the medical front has officially entered the 15-day critical period, relevant economic policies have not missed a beat. 

Central budget supports localities in Covid-19 prevention and control

  Apr 02, 2020 12:07:22
NDO – Under the Prime Minister’s Decision No.437.QD-TTg, issued on March 30, the mountainous and Central Highlands provinces will enjoy support with 70% of the real expenses of the State budget as prescribed.