APEC workshop promotes innovative skills training

APEC workshop promotes innovative skills training

NDO – An APEC workshop on innovative skills for an inclusive future for work in the digital age is taking place in Hanoi on July 18-19, featuring the participation of over 100 domestic and foreign speakers and delegates. (Jul 19, 2019 11:31:22)


Vietnam up three places in SDG Index 2019

  Jul 16, 2019 11:52:51
NDO – Vietnam ranked 54th in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Index 2019, with 71.1 points, moving up three steps from the 2018 position, according to a report issued by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) and the Bertelsmann Stiftung. 

Vietnam pledges support for Singaporean investments: PM

  Jul 15, 2019 17:52:49
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Government is willing to listen to opinions from Singaporean businesses and wishes they would do long-term business in the country, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said. 

Cabinet discusses measures to boost trade with major partners

  Jul 14, 2019 15:40:19
NDO - Key members of the government met with the ministries concerned on July 13 to discuss the measures aimed at bolstering trade with Vietnam’s major partners amid global and regional uncertainties. 

Vietnam seeks to boost trade with American region

  Jul 12, 2019 21:57:15
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Industry and Trade held a conference in Mexico City on July 10-11 to promote external economic activities and exports to American countries. 

State budget revenue rises 13.2 percent in six months

  Jul 12, 2019 21:44:06
NDO/VNA – About VND 745.4 trillion (US$ 32 billion) was collected for the State budget in the first half of 2019, equivalent to 52.8 percent of the year’s target and up 13.2 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF). 

Vietnam’s government revenues up 13.2% in first half of 2019

  Jul 12, 2019 16:11:56
NDO - Government revenues in the first six months of 2019 were estimated at VND745.4 trillion (US$32 billion), equivalent to 52.8% of the target and up 13.2% compared with the same period of last year. 

Reform needed to create new drive for economic growth: experts

  Jul 12, 2019 11:40:18
NDO – Keeping the growth rate of 6.8-7.0% as the set target for 2019 requires a stronger reform effort to improve the business environment and enhance the resilience of the economy in handling risks amidst a volatile international economic environment, experts have said. 

Vietnam’s economy forecast to grow 6.96% in 2019: think tank

  Jul 12, 2019 11:35:17
NDO - The growth forecast for Vietnam’s economy in 2019 has been upgraded to 6.96% from an earlier estimate of 6.56-6.81% by the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR). 

Vietnam, Mexico boost economic, trade and investment cooperation

  Jul 11, 2019 17:12:29
NDO - Vietnam and Mexico have agreed to focus on improving their two-way trade turnover through the enhancement of trade promotion, diversification of import-export structure and coordination in the effective implementation of the CPTPP. 

White Book on Vietnamese Businesses 2019 launched

  Jul 10, 2019 17:53:39
NDO/VNA – The first edition of the White Book on Vietnamese Businesses was launched at a ceremony in Hanoi on July 10. 

US helps Vietnam to facilitate trade

  Jul 10, 2019 17:50:40
NDO – A ceremony was held in Hanoi on July 10 by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance (MoF) to launch the Trade Facilitation Programme. 

Car sales surge 21% in first half of 2019

  Jul 10, 2019 16:36:20
NDO/VNA – Car sales reached 281,473 units during the January-June period, a year-on-year rise of 21%, the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA) reported on July 9. 

Forum promotes Vietnam – Cambodia trade and investment cooperation

  Jul 10, 2019 13:23:38
NDO – The 2019 Vietnam – Cambodia Trade and Investment Promotion Forum was held on July 9 in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh. 

Deputy PM reviews SOEs equitisation, restructuring

  Jul 09, 2019 11:35:38
NDO/VNA - Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue chaired a meeting of the Steering Committee for Business Renovation and Development in Hanoi on July 8 to review equitisation, divestment and restructuring of State-owned enterprises (SOEs).