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PetroVietnam, SCG speed up Long Son petrochemical project
The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) and the Siam Cement Group (SCG) of Thailand have just signed an agreement on accelerating the progress of a petrochemical project in southern Vietnam.
Thai Binh EZ covers over 30,000 hectares
16:47 01/08/2017
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to establish Thai Binh Economic Zone (EZ) in the northern province of Thai Binh.
HCM city organizes trade promotion activities in Laos
16:45 01/08/2017
The Savannakhet - Ho Chi Minh (HCM) city friendship exhibition fair was organized in Savannakhet province from July 27th to 30th to mark the 40th anniversary of signing the Vietnam - Laos Treaty of Amity and Cooperation.
July CPI inches up 0.11%
16:33 31/07/2017
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in July increased 0.11% from the previous month, reported General Statistics Office.
Consistent quality a must for RoK exports
11:23 30/07/2017
Domestic companies have not taken full advantage of the incentives offered by preferential tariff policies for Vietnamese firms to sell products to the Republic of Korea, according to the deputy director-general of the Asia-Pacific Market Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
Vietnam promotes exports to Australia, New Zealand
11:22 30/07/2017
Australia and New Zealand have huge potential for Vietnamese products like farm produce, aquatic products, coffee, cashew, computers, telephones and garments, said Nguyen Phuc Nam, deputy director of the Department of Asia-Pacific Market under the Ministry of Industry and Trade at a conference held in Hanoi on July 28th.
Japanese, Vietnamese enterprises seek cooperation opportunities
11:22 30/07/2017
Japanese and Vietnamese enterprises in the areas of agriculture, fisheries and food gathered at a meeting in Hanoi on July 28th, with the aim of seeking partners and business opportunities.
HCM city houses 160,560 working businesses
17:17 29/07/2017
Ho Chi Minh city housed a total of 196,500 firms as of December 31st, 2016, of which 160,560 were operating.
Vietnam’s exports to the US estimated at USD40 billion this year
17:09 29/07/2017
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has forecast that Vietnam’s exports to the US will hit USD40 billion this year, according to the Industry and Trade newspaper.
Long An develops high-tech dragon fruit area
17:06 29/07/2017
The southern province of Long An aims to develop a dragon fruit area of 2,000 ha in 2017-2020, using high-technologies.