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Singaporean firm to invest USD200 million in VSIP Nghe An
17/02/2019
A Singaporean company will invest in a textile project in the Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park in central Nghe An province (VSIP Nghe An).
Tra Vinh province resolved to revoke delayed projects
10:22 17/02/2019
The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh is resolved to revoke licences of delayed projects, while rolling out new measures to attract more investment in the locality.
Exports bring home USD20 billion in January
11:02 16/02/2019
Export activities recorded encouraging figures in January, and more growth is on the way, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
Conference discusses refining policies on FDI attraction
10:16 15/02/2019
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue chaired a consultation conference in the southern province of Binh Duong on February 14th to discuss orientations towards refining mechanisms and policies on foreign direct investment (FDI) in the new context.
Prime Minister opens New Year’s trading session
15:49 13/02/2019
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc highlighted a bright outlook for Vietnam’s economy while opening a stock trading session after the Lunar New Year holiday in Hanoi on February 12th.
Vietnam and South Africa continue to work on trade barriers that impede exports and imports
22:52 10/02/2019
(CPV) – “The two countries continued to work on the trade barriers that impede exports and imports. The work has resulted in Vietnam allowing for experts to inspect South African grapes and oranges in February 2019,” said Mr. Mpetjane Kgaogelo Lekgoro, South African Ambassador to Vietnam, in an interview with the Communist Party of Vietnam Online Newspaper.
Banking credit growth expected to cool in 2019
18:03 10/02/2019
Analysts believe banking credit growth will ease off next year, but since lending activities will mainly be focused on the economy, growth will not be affected.
Vietnam and Indonesia can achieve the target of USD10 billion of bilateral trade volume by 2020
23:33 09/02/2019
(CPV) – “In 2018, the total trade between Indonesia and Viet Nam has reached USD8.6 billion, increased nearly 30% from last year. I am quite optimistic that we can achieve the target of USD10 billion of the bilateral trade volume by 2020,” said the Indonesian Ambassador to Vietnam H.E. Mr. Ibnu Hadi in an interview with the Communist Party of Vietnam Online Newspaper.
CPTPP brings opportunities, challenges to Vietnam’s agriculture
10:31 08/02/2019
The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) has recently taken effect in Vietnam, which will bring about both opportunities and challenges for many fields, including agriculture.
Vietnam to create favourable conditions for private firms
10:31 08/02/2019
Vietnam will continue to hasten efforts to improve the business climate in terms of quality to create favourable conditions for the private sector to play its role as a driver in promoting rapid and sustainable economic growth.