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Vietnamese PM highlights impacts of Industry 4.0 in Davos
Impacts of the fourth industrial revolution on governments, businesses and people were highlighted by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc when he attended a session as part of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland.
Some 1,700 tons of rice relief for Quang Binh and Soc Trang
16:38 24/01/2017
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc has assigned the Ministry of Finance to supply 1,700 tons of rice from the national reserve to Quang Binh and Soc Trang provinces to aid local people during the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet).
Businesses urged to act for consumer rights
15:34 21/01/2017
The Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Competitive Management Department launched a programme in Hanoi on January 20th encouraging businesses to take actions to protect consumer rights.
VASEP believes in USD7.4 billion of aquatic exports this year
14:45 21/01/2017
Aquatic exports are likely to increase 5 percent from last year to USD7.4 billion in 2017, despite difficulties in overseas markets and fiercer competition, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) said.
HCM city, Hanoi named among world’s most dynamic cities
18:58 20/01/2017
Ho Chi Minh (HCM) city and Hanoi have been named among the top 10 fastest changing cities around the world, according to the survey by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
Vietnam’s dragon fruits get “visa” to enter Japan
18:56 20/01/2017
The Vietnam Fruit and Vegetables Association has said Japan agreed to allow Vietnamese fresh dragon fruit to be exported to the market.
Can Tho hi-tech park added to overall scheme
18:54 20/01/2017
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc has agreed to add Can Tho hi-tech park to the overall hi-tech park development scheme by 2020, with an orientation to 2030.
Vietnam Customs in charge of various APEC events this year
18:53 20/01/2017
The General Department of Vietnam Customs (Vietnam Customs) plans to organise many activities within the framework of the APEC Committee on Trade and Investment (CTI) in 2017.
Seafood exports forecast to hit USD7.4 billion in 2017
18:47 20/01/2017
Although 2017 still sees many difficulties, Vietnam’s seafood export value is likely to reach USD7.4 billion, a year-on-year rise of 6%, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP).
Top 500 Vietnamese enterprises in 2016 announced
10:45 20/01/2017
The list of top 500 companies in Vietnam in 2016 was announced at a ceremony in Hanoi on January 19th.