Planning-investment sector sets tasks for 2021

Planning-investment sector sets tasks for 2021

NDO/VNA – The planning and investment sector has sketched out 13 major tasks for 2021, focusing on introducing measures to support the implementation of socio-economic targets in the 2021-2025 period, economic restructuring, and renovation of the growth model. (Jan 09, 2021 09:37:31)


Enterprises must be at heart of reform, development: PM

  Jan 07, 2021 17:44:16
NDO/VNA - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the industry and trade sector to view enterprises as the centre of reform and development so as to further facilitate production and business activities and enhance competitiveness. 

Rice export turnover up 10% in 2020

  Jan 06, 2021 16:19:43
NDO/VNA – Vietnam earned over US$3 billion from exporting rice in 2020, according to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA), a year-on-year increase of more than 10%. 

Over 32 million Vietnamese of working age affected by Covid-19 pandemic

  Jan 06, 2021 16:02:29
NDO - An estimated 32.1 million Vietnamese people aged 15 and over were negatively affected by the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, in relation to job losses, reduced working hours and incomes. 

Taxation sector asked to prevent “stagnant virus”

  Jan 06, 2021 11:26:11
NDO – Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has asked the taxation sector to raise a high sense of responsibility in their performance to prevent “stagnant virus” at a conference held by the General Department of Taxation in Hanoi on January 5 to review its operation in 2020. 

Continuing the success of exports

  Jan 06, 2021 10:13:38
NDO - 2020 was an extremely difficult year for the domestic and global economies due to the negative impacts of Covid-19 and global trade disruption. But Vietnamese exports recorded an impressive performance, becoming a bright spot and laying the foundation for a firm economic recovery in 2021. 

First batch of shrimp exports for 2021 leave port

  Jan 06, 2021 09:51:57
NDO/VNA – A batch of 160 tonnes of frozen shrimp products from the Minh Phu Seafood Corporation left port for the US, Europe, and Japan after a ceremony in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang on January 5. 

Increasing value of Vietnam’s national brand

  Jan 05, 2021 18:00:32
NDO - Vietnam national brand in 2020 is valued at US$319 billion, up 29% compared to 2019, according to Brand Finance, the world's leading independent brand valuation and strategy consultancy. Thus, over the past four years, Vietnam's brand value ranking has continuously improved, up nine places from last year to 33rd in the 2020 National Brands list of the world’s 100 most valuable brands and also in the group of strong brands. 

Central Economic Commission launches new tasks for 2021

  Jan 05, 2021 17:34:07
NDO – The Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission reviewed its operations in 2020 and launched new tasks for the new year at a conference held in Hanoi on January 5. 

Workshop reviews Vietnam’s economic performance in 2020

  Jan 05, 2021 16:32:50
NDO - The Institute of Economics and Finance under the Academy of Finance held a workshop on January 5 to review Vietnam’s economic performance in 2020 and make forecasts for 2021. 

National Strategy on Fourth Industrial Revolution issued

  Jan 05, 2021 13:59:22
NDO/VNA – The Prime Minister has issued the National Strategy on the Fourth Industrial Revolution by 2030 to fulfil goals set in the Politburo’s Resolution 52-NQ/TW that outlines policies guiding Vietnam’s active involvement in the revolution. 

Facilitating trade and enhancing national competitiveness

  Jan 05, 2021 12:28:08
NDO – The National Single Window (NSW) and ASEAN Single Window (ASW) mechanisms were implemented by the General Department of Customs, ministries, and sectors in line with the spirit of the Government’s Resolution No. 02/NQ-CP, dated January 1, 2020, on the continued realisation of key tasks and solutions to improve the business environment and national competitiveness in 2020. 

How to ignite the night-time economy in Vietnam

  Jan 05, 2021 11:01:56
NDO - Vietnam boasts multiple qualities for a night-time economy to grow, including a rich culture, superb foods, a young population and many deeply integrated cities. 

Developing the Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh City air route

  Jan 04, 2021 17:18:56
NDO –Domestic airlines have recently identified a development strategy for the Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh City route in order to dominate the domestic passenger market in the context of international flights being suspended due to the Covid-19 pandemic. National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) has recently launched a series of new breakthrough products and services on this route. 

Output of aquatic products reaches over 8.4 million tonnes in 2020

  Jan 04, 2021 16:45:34
NDO – Vietnam is estimated to have produced over 8.4 million tonnes of aquatic products in 2020, up 1.9% over 2019, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).