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Farm produce exports to China face higher quality standards
Vietnam’s agricultural and aquatic exports to China are likely to face higher quality requirements and stronger competition from other ASEAN exporters although China’s demand for these goods is still on the rise, heard a meeting on August 18th.
VNPT, Maritime Bank work to develop business activities
11:22 10/08/2018
(CPV) - The Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and Maritime Bank will contribute capital to expand and develop business activities, well exploit the potential of markets and strength in traditional business fields of each other.
VND15 trillion for urgent transport projects
11:14 09/08/2018
A budget of VND15 trillion (about USD643.2 million) will be spent on 14 urgent transport projects during the 2016-2020 period under the Standing Committee of 14th National Assembly’s Resolution No.566/NQ-UBTVQH14.
Japanese young business delegationseeks investment cooperation in southern hub
09:59 09/08/2018
Standing Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem on August 7th received Uchida Shigenobu, Head of the delegation of the Youth Department of the Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, who are on a visit to the city.
Seven-month State budget collection up 13.4 percent
14:02 08/08/2018
Revenue to the State budget totaled VND775 trillion (over USD32.2 billion) in the first seven months of this year, equivalent to 58.7 percent of the yearly estimate and up 13.4 percent year-on-year, said the Ministry of Finance on August 7th.
Tuyen Quang asked to speed up admin reform to lure investors
23:43 05/08/2018
Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has urged the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang to further promote infrastructure development, personnel training and administrative reform in order to attract more big and strategic investors to the locality.
Seafood exports fetch USD4.63 billion in seven months
23:24 05/08/2018
Vietnam’s seafood export value in the first seven months of 2018 was estimated at USD4.63 billion, up 6.3 percent over the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Vietnam’s 1,000 biggest tax payers announced
10:16 05/08/2018
The 1,000 biggest tax payers in Vietnam in 2017 contributed more than VND110 trillion (USD4.72 billion) to the State budget, increasing 8.45 percent from the previous year, and accounting for 63 percent of total tax contributions.
Experts talk trade in Ho Chi Minh City
10:16 05/08/2018
Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Industry and Trade met with more than 50 experts, researchers and business leaders at a meeting on August 3rd to discuss solutions to develop the city’s main products in the trading and services sector.
Vietnam’s rice exports on the rise
16:58 04/08/2018
Vietnam’s rice exports in the first seven months of this year brought home USD2 billion, rising 32 percent against the same period last year.