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HCM City seeks to improve growth quality, economic competitiveness
Experts proposed a number of measures to improve the quality of growth and competitiveness of the economy in Ho Chi Minh City at a seminar on June 23rd.
Quang Ninh promotes cooperation with Czech town
11:24 15/06/2018
Quang Ninh province and the Czech town of Karlovy Vary on June 11th signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for cooperation in five potential fields: industry, tourism, health care, education-training and human resources.
Da Nang looks to develop as a green, modern and smart city
08:24 13/06/2018
A workshop to discuss the plan of Da Nang for 2030, with a vision to 2045, was held by the city People’s Committee on June 11th.
Country spends over USD3.6 billion importing fuel in 5 months
08:23 13/06/2018
Vietnam imported 5.56 million tons of petrol and oil of all kinds in the first five months of 2018, valued at USD3.61 billion, a 35.3% rise over a year earlier, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
NA asked to delay approval of draft law on special economic zones
10:31 10/06/2018
The Government and the National Assembly Standing Committee have agreed to ask the legislature to delay the adoption of the draft Law on special administrative-economic units to have more time for research and completion.
Dutch company to support nation’s smart cities development
14:45 09/06/2018
(CPV) - AkzoNobel, headquartered in the Netherlands, is organising seminar titled "Smart city - Sustainable city" in Hanoi (June 8th) and Southern hub Ho Chi Minh city (June 21st), seeing the participation of local building owners, architects, and contractors.
Measures sought to facilitate Vietnam’s shrimp export to US
09:55 09/06/2018
High anti-dumping tariff and the US Seafood Import Monitoring Programme (SIMP) are now key barriers facing Vietnamese shrimp exporters.
PetroVietnam contributes VND40.8 trillion to state budget in five months
17:13 08/06/2018
(CPV) - The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) contributed VND40.8 trillion to the state budget by the end of May 2018, exceeding the month’s target by 32% and equaling 55% of the year’s target.
Five months: Quang Ninh has over 1,000 newly-formed enterprises
17:10 08/06/2018
Quang Ninh had 1,041 newly-established enterprises in the first five months, with a total registered capital of VND8.963 trillion, a 20.4% rise in number of enterprises and a 142% increase in capital compared to the same period last year, according to provincial Department of Planning and Investment.
Country strives to achieve 6.8% GDP growth in 2019
17:08 08/06/2018
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed Directive 13/CT-TTg building the socio-economic development plan and state budget estimate for 2019.