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Vietnam-Laos trade tops USD1 billion in 2018
Two-way trade between Laos and Vietnam exceeded USD1 billion in 2018, up 13 percent annually and surpassing the set target, according to the Lao Laophatthana 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.
Fruit, vegetable sector targets USD4.2 billion in export turnover in 2019
10:31 08/02/2019
The fruit and vegetable sector aims to gross nearly USD4.2 billion in export turnover this year, according to the Department of Crop Production under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Vietnam targets USD40 billion in textile-garment exports in 2019
10:29 08/02/2019
The Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) has set the industry’s export turnover target this year at USD40 billion, a 10.8 percent year-on-year increase from 2018.
Thua Thien-Hue strives to attract more capital in 2019
12:23 07/02/2019
The central province of Thua Thien-Hue strives to attract more capital in 2019 strives to attract 15 domestic and foreign projects worth USD400 million this year.
Expanding export markets for Vietnamese commodities
11:58 07/02/2019
Vietnam’s commodities appeared in 200 countries in which 50 are specified as key markets last year. 2018 marked new milestones in export growth with many enterprises approaching and exploiting new costumers.
Deputy PM gives positive forecast for economic growth in 2019
10:04 06/02/2019
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has highlighted remarkable results of Vietnam's economic development in 2018 and made positive forecasts for the national economic growth in 2019 in an interview recently granted to the Vietnam News Agency.
Shrimp export expected to top USD4 billion in 2019
10:03 06/02/2019
Vietnam’s shrimp exports are expected to grow this year to a value of more than USD4 billion thanks to free trade agreements, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
Vietnamese rice makes name in world market
10:01 06/02/2019
In 2018, Vietnam’s total rice exports reached 6.15 million tonnes, with export turnover of USD3.15 billion. The industry saw a 5.7 percent increase in volume and a 19.6 percent increase in value compared to 2017.