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Singaporean firm to invest USD200 million in VSIP Nghe An
A Singaporean company will invest in a textile project in the Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park in central Nghe An province (VSIP Nghe An).
Shrimp exports expected to rake in USD4 billion in 2019
10:29 27/01/2019
Vietnam’s shrimp exports are expected to increase to more than USD4 billion in 2019 thanks to free trade agreements, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
Completion of institutions needed to develop oil and gas sector
10:21 26/01/2019
Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh on January 25th stressed the need to complete institutions for the development of the oil and gas sector.
Deputy PM makes FDI fact-finding tours of Hai Phong, Bac Ninh
10:21 26/01/2019
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue visited the northern city of Hai Phong and Bac Ninh province on January 25th to explore the foreign investment situation as well as acquire the localities’ related proposals.
Laos pledges to facilitate Vietnamese firms’ investment in agriculture
15:36 25/01/2019
Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has pledged to create favourable conditions for Vietnamese firms to continue investing in agricultural development in Laos.
Northern province pledges best conditions for FDI businesses
10:05 24/01/2019
The northern province of Thai Binh will create best conditions for FDI businesses, said Dang Trong Thang, Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee, during a year-end meeting with FDI businesses on January 22nd.
Over USD8.3 billion FDI capital invested in EZs, IZs
16:05 23/01/2019
Registered and additional FDI capital in industrial zones (IZs) and economic zones (EZs) totaled more than USD8.3 billion in 2018.
Vietnam to serve as Chair of CPTPP Commission in 2026
16:05 23/01/2019
The CPTPP Parties will name a rotating chair by order of Parties, notifying the Depositary in writing of the completion of their applicable legal procedures, with each Party serving as Chair for a period of one year, starting from 2020, according to a Joint Statement of the Ministers.
Korean trade agency opens third Vietnam office in Da Nang
16:27 22/01/2019
The Korean Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) on January 21st opened its third representative office in Vietnam, in the central city of Da Nang, after Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city.
Insurance sector posts 24-percent rise in revenue
15:10 19/01/2019
The insurance sector recorded more than VND133.65 trillion (USD5.76 billion) in revenue from premiums in 2018, up 23.97 percent from a year earlier, according to the Ministry of Finance’s Insurance Supervisory Authority.