Vietnam looks to raise exports to US$340 billion by 2025

  Aug 14, 2020 11:14:42
NDO - Vietnam is aiming to increase its exports revenue to US$340 billion by 2020, as per a report on socio-economic development for the 2021-2025 period compiled by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT). 

Top leaders of Vietnam, Laos hold phone talks

  Aug 13, 2020 21:40:57
NDO/VNA – Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong discussed Vietnam-Laos relations over the phone with his counterpart Bounnhang Vorachith on August 13, calling for continued coordination in the COVID-19 fight. 

State budget expected to see a decrease

  Aug 13, 2020 12:26:28
NDO - The new spell of pandemic is expected to continue causing a big dent in the state coffers this year due to low revenue collected from businesses and a rise in spending aimed to support production and economic growth. 

Hanoi advises residents to stay indoors as one case emerges without clear links

  Aug 13, 2020 12:08:32
NDO - The Hanoi authorities have advised its residents not to leave their homes unless genuinely necessary as the capital city has reported one case of Covid-19 with an unknown source of infection. 

Art programme marks 75th anniversary of Vietnam People’s Public Security

  Aug 13, 2020 11:39:21
NDO – An art programme entitled “For Peace of Life” was held in Hanoi on August 12 to mark the 75th anniversary of Vietnam People’s Public Security (August 19, 1945 - August 19, 2020) and the 15th anniversary of the “All people protect national security” movement (August 19, 2005 - August 19, 2020). 

PM orders effective COVID-19 prevention strategies

  Aug 12, 2020 21:07:37
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc requested ministries and localities to build effective strategies to cope with COVID-19 in terms of economy and health, while chairing a virtual meeting with permanent members of the Government in Hanoi on August 12. 

Vietnamese goods dominate large distribution systems

  Aug 12, 2020 17:54:17
NDO – Domestically produced goods account for 80-90% of goods sold at supermarket systems run by domestic retail groups. 

Webinar seeks better regulation for economic growth amid COVID-19

  Aug 12, 2020 11:05:36
NDO/VNA – The first webinar of the sixth ASEAN-OECD Good Regulatory Practices Network Meeting took place on August 11. 

Condolences to Vietnam over former Party leader’s passing

  Aug 12, 2020 10:27:15
NDO/VNA – Top leaders of China, Laos, Cambodia and Cuba have extended their profound condolences to Vietnamese Party and State leaders, people and family of former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Le Kha Phieu over his passing. 

PM commits further support to Samsung Vietnam

  Aug 11, 2020 21:48:00
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Government, ministries, agencies and localities will continue providing all possible support for Korean businesses and corporations, including Samsung, to continue doing business successfully in Vietnam, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. 

Exhibition honours Uncle Ho’s role in establishment of Democratic Republic of Vietnam

  Aug 11, 2020 17:04:54
NDO – An exhibition, themed “President Ho Chi Minh - the founder of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam”, was held at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi on August 11. 

Ministry of Finance: road use fees reduced by 10-30%

  Aug 11, 2020 16:29:09
NDO – The Ministry of Finance has issued Circular No.74/2020/TT-BTC regulating the collection and payment of road use fees on August 10 in order to continue implementing urgent solutions to support those affected by the COVID-19 epidemic. 

PM approves EVFTA implementation plan

  Aug 11, 2020 16:23:36
NDO – The Prime Minister has just approved the Plan to implement the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA). 

Banks urged to further support COVID-19 affected customers

  Aug 11, 2020 14:48:30
NDO/VNA – Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Le Minh Hung has called on commercial banks to urgently simplify lending procedures to help COVID-19-affected firms easily access preferential interest rate loans.