Master plan for Southeast Nghe An Economic Zone approved

Master plan for Southeast Nghe An Economic Zone approved

NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has signed a decision approving the adjustment of the master plan for building the Southeast Nghe An Economic Zone in the central province of Nghe An by 2040. (5 hours ago)


Vietnam attracts US$6.47 billion of FDI in first two months

  Feb 27, 2020 10:25:50
NDO - Pledges of foreign direct investment (FDI) to Vietnam in the first two months of 2020 were estimated at US$6.47 billion, down 23.6% against the same period last year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency. 

HortEx Vietnam 2020 kicks off

  Feb 26, 2020 17:58:00
NDO - HortEx Vietnam 2020 – the specialised exhibition and conference for Horticultural and Floricultural Production and Processing Technology in Vietnam, kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City, on February 26. 

General planning of Van Don economic zone to 2040 announced

  Feb 26, 2020 17:22:06
NDO – The People’s Committee of the northern province of Quang Ninh held a conference on February 26 to announce and publicise the adjustments for general planning of the Van Don economic zone by 2040. 

Vietnam licenses 460 US meat producers: deputy minister of agriculture

  Feb 26, 2020 12:24:16
NDO - Vietnam has granted licenses to 460 US meat producers and another 210 companies applying to export seafood to Vietnam, according to Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Quoc Doanh. 

Receiving investment ‘wave’ from Japan

  Feb 25, 2020 16:47:15
NDO – A survey on business conditions of Japanese companies in Asia and Oceania released by the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) in Hanoi showed optimistic signals that 63.9 % of Japanese enterprises in Vietnam are planning to expand their business in the coming years. In case of business relocation, Vietnam is the first choice of Japanese enterprises (accounting for 42.3% of enterprises). 

PM: Vietnam is making efforts to achieve growth target amid Covid-19

  Feb 25, 2020 16:44:22
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that there have been no grounds for revising the macroeconomic goals and that Vietnam is making efforts to realise the growth target previously set even amid numerous challenges from the Covid-19 outbreak. 

Room for Vietnam-US farm produce trade remains huge: roundtable

  Feb 25, 2020 16:42:54
NDO/VNA – Vietnam and the US still hold huge potential for cooperation in farm produce trade, and the two countries should not compete in trade but supplement each other, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Quoc Doanh has said. 

Vietnam’s audit officials attend int’l integrity seminar in Hungary

  Feb 25, 2020 16:36:27
NDO/VNA – A delegation of the State Audit Office of Vietnam led by Auditor General Ho Duc Phoc are taking part in the 7th international integrity seminar that opened in Budapest, Hungary, on February 24. 

ADB expert hints key strategies to boost Vietnam’s greater economic growth

  Feb 25, 2020 15:57:40
NDO – As Vietnam is preparing new socio-economic development plans covering 2021 through 2030, a senior expert from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has offered some key strategies in a bid to help the country achieve its development targets in the coming years. 

Removing difficulties for railway sector

  Feb 25, 2020 11:40:48
NDO –Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a meeting of the Government Standing Committee on February 24 on the allocation of State budget to the Vietnam Railway Corporation to implement the management and maintenance of the national railway infrastructure. 

Trade resumes at border checkpoints in Quang Ninh province

  Feb 25, 2020 10:09:41
NDO - The trading of goods between Vietnam and China at border gates in Quang Ninh province is recovering after China re-opened the checkpoints, according to local customs authorities. 

Global Performance Excellence Award 2020 launched

  Feb 24, 2020 18:44:31
NDO – Global Performance Excellence Award (GPEA) 2020 has been launched, according to the Asia Pacific Quality Organisation (APQO). 

Vietnam ready to respond to changes in international economic-trade cooperation

  Feb 24, 2020 17:38:19
NDO – The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) has officially removed Vietnam and more than 20 other countries from its list of countries designated as developing or least-developed under the US Countervailing Duty Law. According to the update, Vietnam will lose certain trade privileges and interests, partly affecting Vietnam’s economic development process as well as the stability of trade activities. Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh granted an interview to Nhan Dan Newspaper regarding Vietnam's preparations to stand ready to cope with the above move and unpredictable changes in the global economic and trade cooperation. 

ACV expects 2020 profit down by VND6 trillion due to COVID-19

  Feb 24, 2020 17:29:52
NDO/VNA – The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) expects profit this year will reach just VND1.7 trillion (US$73.4 million), a decrease of more than VND6 trillion compared to the year’s forecast, due to the effect of the acute respiratory disease caused by a new coronavirus (COVID-19).