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Czech expert lauds changes in Vietnam’s foreign investment attraction policy
David Jarkulisch, an economic diplomat from the Czech Republic, has spoke highly of positive changes in Vietnam’s revised Law on Investment which aims to attract and bolster efficiency of foreign investment.
Vietnam to develop night-time economy
10:14 02/08/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a project to develop the night-time economy in Vietnam to allow some activities to run overnight until 6am of the next day in some major tourism cities and zones.
Hung Yen Longan Festival 2020 opens
09:40 02/08/2020
The Hung Yen Longan Festival 2020 opened in the northern province of Hung Yen on July 31 to promote the local specialty fruit.
Portal helps Mekong Delta firms get insights into EVFTA
16:50 01/08/2020
The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) chapter in the Mekong Delta City of Can Tho (VCCI Can Tho) on July 31 launched a portal which will provide information and advice related to the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to businesses in the Mekong Delta region.
Vietnamese green mango exports to Australia double in H1
16:28 01/08/2020
Figures released by the Australian Department of Agriculture revealed that Vietnamese green mango exports to Australia doubled year-on-year in the first six months of this year.
WB helps Vietnam cope with COVID-19
23:07 31/07/2020
(CPV) – On July 30th, the World Bank and State Bank of Vietnam signed a non-refundable aid agreement worth more than USD6.2 million to enhance COVID-19 monitoring and testing capacity, vaccine research capacity and epidemic communication.
Sea transportation contributes to boosting EVFTA development
23:06 31/07/2020
(CPV) – As much as 90% of Vietnam’s import and export goods are shipped by sea. The signing of the cooperation memorandum between the Vietnam Maritime Administration and the European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham) will open a promising new chapter in trade and investment cooperation between the two sides.
Dong Anh urged to become a smart urban center
23:01 31/07/2020
(CPV) - The 29th Party Congress of the Dong Anh district Party Committee opened on July 30th with the participation of 235 delegates representing more than 15,000 party members of 60 party grassroots organizations.
Seven-month agro-forestry-aquaculture export reaches 22.3 billion USD
22:57 31/07/2020
The export turnover of agriculture, forestry and aquaculture in the first seven months of 2020 was estimated at 22.3 billion USD, a decrease of 2.8 percent year-on-year.
More than 75,000 enterprises enter the market in July
20:16 30/07/2020
Although the number of newly-established enterprises in July decreased 3.8% from the previous month, capital registered to enter the market increased sharply by 72%, according to a report of the General Statistics Office on July 29th.