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Vietnam enjoys trade surplus with Israel in first 10 months
Two-way trade between Vietnam and Israel hit around USD899 million in the first 10 months of 2019, with Vietnam enjoying a trade surplus of USD401 million.
Work begins on first mercury-free zinc-manganese battery factory
07:47 01/12/2019
Construction of Vietnam's first factory producing mercury-free zinc-manganese battery began on November 29th in the southern province of Binh Phuoc.
HCM City’s CPI up 0.52 percent in November
17:18 30/11/2019
Ho Chi Minh City posted a month-on-month rise of 0.52 percent in the consumer price index (CPI) in November, the municipal Statistics Office reported.
Agricultural sector gains trade surplus of 8.8 bln USD in 11 months
11:24 30/11/2019
The agriculture sector enjoyed a trade surplus of 8.8 billion USD in the first 11 months of this year, 1.5 billion USD higher than the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Forum discusses trade opportunities between Vietnam, CEE and Eurasia
19:47 28/11/2019
The “Enhancing trade cooperation of Vietnam with CEE and Eurasia” forum was jointly held by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) and the International Bank for Economic Cooperation (IBEC) in Hanoi on November 27th.
Over USD31 billion of FDI capital invested in Vietnam from start of year
17:00 27/11/2019
As of November 20th, newly-registered and added capital, capital contributions and share purchases of foreign investors in Vietnam totaled USD31.8 billion, a year-on-year rise of 3.1%, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency.
Second fair on Vietnamese goods to be held in Bac Ninh
11:16 26/11/2019
The second “Vietnamese people prioritizing the use of Vietnamese goods” fair in Bac Ninh will be held from December 17th to 24th at the square of Kinh Bac Culture Center.
Singapore forum connects Vietnamese firms with potential partners
11:08 26/11/2019
A forum was held at the Singapore Exchange (SGX) on November 25th to help Vietnamese businesses connect with the Singaporean market and seek potential partners here.
Vietnam, India enhance closer cooperation in textile sector
09:35 24/11/2019
The garment industry has called for investment in the underdeveloped textile, dyeing and fabric segments to meet the global supply chain demand, according to the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS).
Vietnam, Cambodia hold untapped economic cooperation potential
09:33 24/11/2019
There is still much untapped potential for cooperation in agriculture, aquaculture and food processing between Vietnam and Cambodia, Oknha Leng Rithy, a senior advisor to the Cambodian Government, told a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on November 22nd.