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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.
PM's directive on effective management and use of foreign loans
11:53 05/02/2019
The Prime Minister has recently issued Directive No. 03/CT-TTg on the implementation of the National Assembly Standing Committee’s Resolution No. 582/NQ-UBTVQH14 on a number of tasks and solutions to continue accelerating the implementation of policies and laws on management and use of foreign loans.
Vietnam offers opportunities for Japanese enterprises’ expansion plans
10:48 03/02/2019
The Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) said with a young population, great potential and increasing trade growth, Vietnam is offering big opportunities for Japanese firms to expand their market.
Ha Long-Van Don expressway opens to traffic
10:19 03/02/2019
The Ha Long - Van Don expressway was put into operation on February 1st, shortening the travel time from the capital city of Hanoi to Van Don to 2.5 hours from four.
State budget revenue rises 7.5 percent in January
13:55 02/02/2019
The state budget revenue is estimated at VND144.6 trillion (over USD6.2 billion) in January, up 7.5 percent from a year earlier, the Ministry of Finance said on February 1st.
Over 10,000 businesses set up in January
16:38 31/01/2019
As many as 10,079 enterprises registered to be set up in the first month of this year with total registered capital of VND151.1 trillion (USD6.5 billion), according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Belgian-Vietnamese Alliance to boost support for businesses
16:36 31/01/2019
The Belgian-Vietnamese Alliance (BVA) launched itself as a chamber of commerce and industry for Belgium, Luxembourg and Vietnam on January 29th.
Vietnam lures USD1.9 billion in FDI in January
16:35 31/01/2019
Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam witnessed a significant yearly increase of 52% to USD1.9 billion in the first month of this year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
CPI inches up 0.1% in January
16:27 31/01/2019
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in the first month of 2019 increased 0.1% from the previous month, reported General Statistics Office (GSO).
Hanoi’s price index rises 0.22% in first month of 2019
11:01 30/01/2019
Hanoi’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) in January 2019, the month before the Lunar New Year (Tet), increased 0.22% from the previous month and 3.92% year on year, reported the city Statistics Office.