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More efforts required to remove EC’s “yellow card” warning
Localities need to take stronger actions to counter the European Commission’s illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing (IUU) yellow card warning, said Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Phung Duc Tien.
4 months: Over 35 million tons cement consumed
19:33 23/04/2019
The volume of cement for domestic consumption and exports maintained stable growth in April 2019, estimated at about 35.45 million tons, a year-on-year rise of 8%, according to the Ministry of Construction’s Department of Construction Materials.
Exports of telephones and accessories achieve record rise
16:22 23/04/2019
March saw record exports of telephones of all kinds and accessories with a value of USD5.38 billion, a 2.3% rise from the previous month and a 74.7% increase compared to the same period last year, according to the General Department of Customs.
Omani businesses seeks cooperation opportunities in Vietnam
16:21 23/04/2019
A meeting to connect businesses of Vietnam and Oman was co-organized by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and Embassy of Oman on April 22nd, in Hanoi.
Vinh Tan international seaport inaugurated
09:48 21/04/2019
An inauguration ceremony was held for the Vinh Tan international seaport in Vinh Tan commune, Tuy Phong district, the southern province of Binh Thuan on April 20th.
Dung Quat refinery earns USD26 mln in Q1’s post-tax profit
09:48 21/04/2019
The Dung Quat oil refinery, based in the central province of Quang Ngai, exceeded its designed capacity by 7 percent in the first quarter of 2019, helping it gain over VND606 billion (USD26 million) in post-tax profit during the period.
Over VND1.8 trillion to upgrade Nha Trang - Sai Gon railway section
16:39 20/04/2019
The project of renovating and upgrading the Nha Trang - Sai Gon railway section will begin from April 2020 and be completed in 2021.
Vietnam’s tuna export to China shoots up
14:44 20/04/2019
Vietnam’s export of tuna to China rocketed by 771 percent in the first two months of this year, making the market the fifth largest importer of Vietnamese tuna after the US, the EU, Israel and the ASEAN, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
Vietnam persists macro-economic reform
11:07 20/04/2019
A seminar was held in Hanoi on April 19th to review Vietnam’s macro-economic development in the first quarter and update macro-economic prospect for 2019.
Meeting between Japan and Northern Central region to be held in Nghe An
17:20 19/04/2019
A meeting to connect Japanese partners with northern central localities of Vietnam will be held on April 26th in Nghe An.