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International food and hotel exhibition opens in Ho Chi Minh city
(CPV) - The International exhibition on technology, equipment and service in food, tourism and hotel industry (Food and Hotel Vietnam 2017) is being held from April 25th to 27th at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre (SECC).
USD102 million to improve Vietnam’s energy efficiency in industrial sector
14:51 17/04/2017
(CPV) - The World Bank (WB) approved a USSD102 million loan to Vietnam to support the effort of industrial enterprises to adopt energy-efficiency technologies and practices.
Thailand ships most fruits and vegetable to Vietnam in first quarter
14:45 17/04/2017
Vietnam spends more than USD230 million importing fruits and vegetable in the first three months, a 47% rise over a year earlier, according to statistics of the General Department of Customs.
Conference discusses economic growth in Vietnam
15:40 16/04/2017
The Mekong Times, under the Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia Association for Economic Cooperation Development (VILACAED), organised a conference on measures to boost Vietnam’s economy in 2017 in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 15th.
Apparel sector enjoys over 11 percent export growth in Q1
15:40 16/04/2017
Vietnam earned USD6.84 billion from garment and textile exports in the first quarter of this year, a rise of 11.2 percent year on year, according to the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS).
Apple bites into illegal shops in Vietnam
15:40 16/04/2017
A number of mobile stores in Hanoi began removing Apple’s “half-eaten apple” logo from their shop banners following the US tech company’s request sent to Vietnamese mobile traders recently.
Land accumulation must benefit farmers: Deputy PM
15:11 16/04/2017
The land accumulation process should not deprive farmers of their livelihoods and force them into unemployment, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung said at a conference in Vinh Phuc province on April 14th.
BIDV asked to help expand investment abroad
15:11 16/04/2017
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) to continue taking the pioneer role in supporting businesses to expand investment abroad, especially in Laos and Cambodia, and become a leading commercial bank in the region.
President: Vietnam welcomes GE Group’s investment expansion
16:37 15/04/2017
Vietnam welcomes the US General Electric (GE) Group’s plan to expand its investment in energy, aviation, and medical equipment in Vietnam, which are sectors in need of foreign investment, President Tran Dai Quang said.
HCM city bolsters investment, tourism links with Kansai region
10:28 14/04/2017
Ho Chi Minh city organised a conference in Osaka city on April 13th to promote its investment and tourism partnership with the Kansai region of Japan.