Work begins on VND21 trillion Dong Dang - Tra Linh Highway

Work begins on VND21 trillion Dong Dang - Tra Linh Highway

NDO – Construction started on the Dong Dang (Lang Son Province) - Tra Linh (Cao Bang Province) Expressway on October 3, along with two sub-projects that connect with the highway. (Oct 03, 2020 17:06:01)


Central bank further cuts benchmark interest rate to aid economy

  Sep 30, 2020 21:55:39
NDO/VNA – The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) on September 30 announced its decision to lower the benchmark interest rate as part of efforts to support the national economy amid difficulties posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Hanoi targets Q4 growth of at least 5%

  Sep 30, 2020 17:57:56
NDO/VNA – Hanoi has targeted economic growth of at least 5% in the fourth quarter of this year, to ensure its annual growth is 1.3 times higher than in the country’s average, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Doan Toan has said. 

Newly established firms estimated at 99,000 in first nine months of 2020

  Sep 30, 2020 10:07:36
NDO - The number of new enterprises in the January-September period was estimated at nearly 99,000, down 3.2% year on year, but their total capital rose by 10.7% to VND1,400 trillion (US$60.6 billion). 

Conference on developing macadamia trees in Vietnam

  Sep 29, 2020 17:34:01
NDO – A conference on developing macadamia trees in Vietnam was held in Dak Lak province on September 29. 

Vietnam’s consumer prices up 0.12% in September, lowest in five years

  Sep 29, 2020 16:05:57
NDO - The cost of living in Vietnam rose slightly in September as the consumer price index (CPI) went up 0.12% against the previous month, according to the General Statistics Office. 

Vietnam’s GDP up 2.12% in nine months

  Sep 29, 2020 11:22:05
NDO – Vietnam's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) rose 2.12% in the first nine months of this year over the same period last year, according to a report released by the Ministry of Planning and Investment on September 29. 

Construction of US$143-million industrial park begins in Binh Dinh

  Sep 28, 2020 10:36:44
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh attended a ground-breaking ceremony for the Becamex VSIP Binh Dinh Township and Industrial Park on September 27. 

Vietnam’s corporate bonds surge despite COVID-19: ADB

  Sep 25, 2020 10:22:49
NDO – Vietnam’s corporate bonds surged by 65.6% quarter-on-quarter to reach US$8 billion in the second quarter, despite the impacts of COVID-19, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB). 

Forum discusses Vietnam's socio-economic situation during first nine months of 2020

  Sep 24, 2020 16:40:10
NDO – Policy makers, economists and business representatives gathered at a forum that opened in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on September 24, discussing Vietnam's socio-economic situation in the first nine months of this year. 

Promoting export potential of Vietnamese agricultural products

  Sep 23, 2020 14:25:45
NDO – The online international trade promotion conference for Vietnamese food and agricultural products in 2020 opened in Hanoi on September 22, promising to promoting Vietnamese food and agricultural products’ export potentials. 

EVFTA and opportunities for maritime transport

  Sep 23, 2020 11:09:39
NDO - The Vietnam - EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) opens many opportunities for Vietnam's economic sectors, including maritime transportation. 

Vietnam’s credit growth estimated at 4.81%: central bank

  Sep 22, 2020 17:32:44
NDO - Vietnam’s outstanding loans as of mid-September grew by 4.81% compared with the end of 2019 while M2 money supply rose by 7.58%, as announced by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) at a press conference on September 22. 

Vietnam enjoys US$3.78 billion in exports to EU since bilateral FTA taking effect

  Sep 22, 2020 16:21:17
NDO – Vietnam enjoyed exports worth US$3.78 billion to the European Union (EU) in only one month since the EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) took effect at the beginning of August. 

Tripartite cooperation programme to boost supporting industry

  Sep 22, 2020 09:59:01
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), the People’s Committee of Bac Ninh province, and Samsung Electronics Vietnam have jointly signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on a programme to support Vietnamese businesses operating in the northern province.