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Workshop promotes Vietnam -Thailand trade, investment cooperation
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and the Thai Ministry of Commerce jointly organised a workshop to promote trade and investment cooperation between Vietnam and Thailand in Hanoi on May 23rd.
USD315 million to better nation’s transport and sanitation Infrastructure
09:08 07/05/2017
(CPV) - The World Bank has approved USD315 million in financing to improve water transport infrastructure in Northern Vietnam, and sanitation and transport services in coastal cities in central region.
Some 2,000 delegates expected to attend SOM 2, related meetings
16:34 06/05/2017
Up to 2,000 domestic and international delegates are expected to register for attendance at events within the framework of the second APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 2) and related meetings scheduled to take place in Hanoi and Ninh Binh province from May 9th-21st, heard a press briefing on May 5th.
HNX earns VND142 billion in auctions in April
16:28 06/05/2017
Some VND142 billion (USD6.2 million) was raised through four auctions on the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) of state-owned enterprises selling shares from businesses in their non-core areas in April.
PM wishes Danish investors success in Vietnam
16:18 06/05/2017
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has wished Danish investors success in Vietnam, stressing that the Vietnamese Government is working hard to create the best possible investment and business environment for foreign firms.
Fruit and vegetable exports bag USD1 billion
18:42 05/05/2017
Fruit and vegetable export value was estimated at USD1 billion in the first four months of the year, a 32.6% rise over a year earlier, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Vietnam Motorcycle Show 2017 opens in HCM city
18:37 05/05/2017
The Vietnam Motorcycle Show 2017 opened in Ho Chi Minh city on May 4th with big names in the industry from home and abroad attending.
Lao Cai border gate EZ to be developed into key economic area
18:27 05/05/2017
The northern mountainous province Lao Cai border gate economic zone (EZ) will be built into a key driving-force economic area, according to a general scheme for the EZ by 2040, with a vision to 2050, recently ratified by Prime Minister.
Government bond capital investment allocated to two Ministries and 10 provinces
18:25 05/05/2017
Government bond capital investment for the 2017-2020 period, and 2017, will be assigned to two Ministries and 10 provinces to realize transport, irrigation projects and resettlement for Son La hydroelectricity project, according to a decision recently signed by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Industrial production index rises 7.4 percent in April
11:44 02/05/2017
The national index of industrial production (IIP) was estimated to rise 7.4 percent in April, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO) on May 1st.