Vietnam, Canada endeavour to effectively exploit CPTPP in post-COVID era

Vietnam, Canada endeavour to effectively exploit CPTPP in post-COVID era

NDO – The Vietnam Embassy in Canada cooperated with the Canada-Vietnam Trade Council on December 3 to hold a webinar themed “Vietnam – Canada Trade in CPTPP: Ways Forward and Recommendations for the Post-COVID Era”, bringing together about 70 delegates from both sides. (6 hours ago)


At least 100,000 businesses to be supported in terms of digital transformation by 2025

  Dec 03, 2020 16:17:06
NDO – The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) launched a programme to support enterprises’ digital transformation in the 2021-2025 period at a ceremony in Hanoi on December 3. 

2020 aquatic product exports predicted to hit US$8.6 billion

  Dec 03, 2020 16:09:04
NDO/VNA – Vietnam may earn US$8.6 billion from exporting aquatic products this year, the same as the figure in 2019, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has forecast, adding that it would be a result beyond the expectations of most given the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Over 6,400 firms resume operations in Ho Chi Minh City

  Dec 03, 2020 16:03:34
NDO/VNA – Over 6,400 firms in Ho Chi Minh City resumed their operations in 11 months of this year despite the COVID-19 pandemic, up more than 21% year-on-year. 

Import-export revenue estimated at nearly US$255 billion in 11 months

  Dec 02, 2020 11:05:20
NDO – Vietnam’s import and export revenue of goods is estimated to have reached US$254.6 billion in the first 11 months of this year, up 5.3% over the same period last year, the General Statistics Office has announced. 

ASEAN customs transit system launched

  Dec 02, 2020 09:14:54
NDO/VNA - The online ASEAN Customs Transit System (ACTS) was officially launched on November 30 to accelerate trade in goods by road within Southeast Asia. 

Award launched to honour businesses in Ho Chi Minh City

  Dec 01, 2020 17:22:04
NDO – Ho Chi Minh city’s Brand Award was announced on December 1 to honour the city’s businesses who have succeeded in developing their own brands in the market. 

Hanoi disburses public investment of over VND40 trillion in 11 months

  Dec 01, 2020 13:17:43
NDO – Hanoi disbursed over VND4.68 trillion (US$201.7 million) worth of public investment allocated from the State budget in November this year, up 2% over the previous month and up 4.9% over the same period in 2019, according to the Hanoi Statistics Office. 

Vietnam, Cuba step up construction cooperation

  Dec 01, 2020 11:12:24
NDO/VNA – A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between the Vietnamese-based Consultant and Inspection Joint Stock Company of Construction Technology and Equipment (CONINCO) and the Cuban-based DINVAI Vietnam construction company on November 30. 

Vietnam’s investments abroad up 6.9% during Jan-Nov

  Nov 30, 2020 17:48:09
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese investors poured a total of US$490.4 million in projects abroad in the first 11 months of 2020, up 6.9% year-on-year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency. 

Potential opportunities from global Halal food market for Vietnam

  Nov 30, 2020 17:45:22
NDO – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) coordinated with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to organise a forum "Potential of global Halal food market and opportunities for Vietnam" on November 30. 

Vietnam’s public investment disbursement up 34% in eleven months

  Nov 30, 2020 16:31:49
NDO - Disbursement of public investment in the first eleven months of 2020 reached VND406.8 trillion (US$17.65 billion), equivalent to 79.3% of the target for the year and up 34% over the same period in 2019. 

Vietnam’s timber and forestry exports reach US$11.7 billion

  Nov 30, 2020 11:20:09
NDO - Vietnam exported US$11.7 billion worth of timber and forestry products in the first eleven months of 2020, according to the Administration of Forestry. 

Vietnam, South Africa look to expand trade and investment ties

  Nov 30, 2020 09:51:43
NDO/VNA – A delegation of the Vietnamese Embassy in South Africa, led by Ambassador Hoang Van Loi, paid a working visit to Eastern Cape and Western Cape provinces from November 22-29 to seek opportunities for further strengthening investment, trade and tourism cooperation between the two countries. 

HCM City’s CPI inches up 0.06% in November

  Nov 30, 2020 09:51:35
NDO/VNA – The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Ho Chi Minh City rose by 0.06% in November from the previous month, raising the total CPI rise in the 11-month period to 2.94%, according to the municipal Statistics Office.