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15 national key agricultural products proposed
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is drafting a circular for the list of 15 national key agricultural products, including rice, coffee, rubber, cashew, pepper, tea, cassava and products from cassava, ginseng, fruits and vegetables, pig, beef, chicken, tra fish, shrimp (sugpo prawn, white leg shrimp and lobster), and wood and wooden products.
Nine-month seafood exports estimated at USD6.4 billion
10:46 06/10/2018
Seafood export value in the first nine month of the year was estimated at USD6.4 billion, a year-on-year increase of 7.2 percent, according to the Department of Farm Produce Processing and Market Development under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
30-year FDI attraction: ripple effect on domestic businesses
14:57 05/10/2018
The attraction and use of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the past 30 years have proven that the door-opening policy of the Party and State of Vietnam is a correct choice in line with the development trend of the era and the country’s situation, Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung said.
Vietnam, NZ to further facilitate two-way trade, investment
14:56 05/10/2018
Vietnam and New Zealand on October 4th agreed to continue facilitating trade and investment between the two countries and providing broader access for agricultural products to each other’s market.
Can Tho, Indonesia look to boost coordination
14:55 05/10/2018
Authorities of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho held a working session with Indonesian Consul General in Ho Chi Minh city Hanif Salim on October 4th to discuss the prospect of multifaceted cooperation in the near future.
26 commodities bring in over USD1 billion in export value
14:54 05/10/2018
As many as 26 commodities earned export turnover of more than USD1 billion in the first 9 months of the year, making up 90.3% of the total. Of this, five commodities bagged over USD10 billion, accounting for 58.2%.
Quang Ninh: Over 1,800 enterprises formed in 9 months
14:52 05/10/2018
The northern province of Quang Ninh has an additional 1,876 newly-established enterprises in the first nine months of the year, with a total registered capital of over VND18.9 trillion, up 6.6% in number of enterprises and up over 146% in capital from the same period last year.
Delegation of technological experts works with BSR
14:51 05/10/2018
A delegation of the Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Rostock University and Likat Institute has visited and worked with the Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical (BSR) JSC.
Aquatic product exports likely to rake in USD9 billion this year
08:44 05/10/2018
Vietnam’s aquatic products are forecast to bring home USD9 billion from exports in 2018, up 7 percent from the previous year, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
30-year FDI attraction: shifting focus onto quality
08:43 05/10/2018
Leading destinations for the flow of foreign direct investment (FDI) such as Ho Chi Minh city, Dong Nai, Binh Duong and Ba Ria-Vung Tau provinces, have been shifting their focus to investment quality after 30 years attracting foreign capital.