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Government to allow food importers to self declare
In a policy turnaround, the Government has said it is determined to assist food and beverage importers and producers by reducing inspection times, costs and criteria, opting for businesses to make self declarations instead of being constantly watch-dogged by officials.
Ministries, trade counsellors seek to boost agricultural export
17:35 09/02/2018
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) coordinated with the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) to organise a trade counsellors’ meeting in Hanoi on February 8th, discussing ways to enhance the export of agricultural products.
Ho Chi Minh city continues to be leading destination for foreign investors
17:30 09/02/2018
As the Vietnamese lunar New Year festival approaches, on February 8th, the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee held a meeting with foreign representative offices in the city for reinforcing cooperative friendships.
More Japanese firms interested in Vietnamese market: JETRO
21:22 08/02/2018
As the Vietnamese economy is forecast to continue its high growth in 2018, more Japanese firms are likely to invest in the country, said Hironobu Kitagawa, chief representative of Japanese External Trade Organisation (JETRO) in Hanoi.
Vietnam, a prioritised destination of Dutch businesses
21:21 08/02/2018
Vietnam is a magnet for investments from the Netherlands, said Chairman of the Dutch Business Association in Vietnam Edo Offerhaus.
Vietnam, Netherlands reaffirmed economic relations
16:42 07/02/2018
(CPV) - From February 6th-7th, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city were selected as the destinations for the Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Ms. Sigrid Kaag since her appointment on last October 26th, which shows the importance the Government of the Netherlands places on its relations with Vietnam.
USDA's animal and plant health inspection service office opens in Vietnam
17:33 06/02/2018
(CPV) - The US Embassy in Hanoi on February 5th celebrated the opening of the new US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) animal and plant health inspection service (APHIS) office in Vietnam.
Moody’s optimistic about bad debt resolution in Vietnam’s banks
10:58 06/02/2018
Some Vietnamese banks have made meaningful progress in the resolution of legacy problem assets, a positive credit for the sector, Moody’s said on February 5th.
Vietnam, RoK look towards USD100 billion in trade by 2020
15:11 05/02/2018
Representatives from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have discussed measures to foster bilateral trade ties, towards a target of USD100 billion in two-way trade by 2020.
PM urges building quarterly growth scenario for each sector
11:12 04/02/2018
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has required every sector to build quarterly growth scenario completed with specific plans, solutions and task assignment, to submit to him before the Lunar New Year (February 16th, 2018).