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Vietnam, RoK discuss ways to reach 100 billion USD in bilateral trade
Government officials from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have discussed measures to raise two-way trade to 100 billion USD this year despite regional and global economic difficulties caused by the novel coronavirus outbreak.
Kien Giang aims to raise value of key farming products
13:28 29/01/2020
The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang will focus on increasing the value and competitiveness of its agriculture produce this year, especially key items such as rice and fisheries, according to the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Carmaker VinFast to roll out new automobile models this year
14:44 28/01/2020
The VinFast company of the Vingroup has said it plans to roll out various luxury and high efficiency models this year in an attempt to help deal with noise and air pollution in major urban centres.
Vietnam should be commended for its truly remarkable economic performance in 2019
16:03 25/01/2020
(CPV) - "Vietnam should be commended for its truly remarkable economic performance in 2019," said IMF Regional Resident Representative for Vietnam and Lao, Mr. Francois Painchaud, in an interview with the Communist Party of Vietnam Online Newspaper.
Indonesian Ambassador to Vietnam: Enhancing economic diplomacy is my first priority
13:16 25/01/2020
(CPV) - "Enhancing economic diplomacy is my first priority, also Indonesia’s which was mentioned in the annual press statement of the Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs on January 9th 2019," said the Indonesian Ambassador to Vietnam, Mr. Ibnu Hadi in an interview with the Communist Party of Vietnam Online Newspaper.
Ministry completes dossier for ratification of EVFTA
15:34 23/01/2020
The Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has completed a dossier for the ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) since early January, and will submit it to the Prime Minister for decision.
Vietnam targets 5 billion USD from fruit, vegetable exports in 2020
15:34 23/01/2020
The veggie and fruit sector aims to gross 5 billion USD from exports this year on the back of new-generation free trade agreements, the Vietnam Fruit and Vegetable Association (VINAFRUIT) said.
Impressive USD500 billion in import-export turnover
15:23 23/01/2020
Two years after achieving USD400 billion, the country’s import-export turnover offically reached USD500 billion in late 2019, marking the 4th successive year of trade surplus. The figures are impressive and make remarkable contribution to the country’s economic development in the context of falling import-export turnnover in many countries in the region and the world.
Permanent Deputy PM Truong Hoa Binh attends 50th WEF meeting in Davos
11:08 22/01/2020
A high-ranking delegation from Vietnam led by Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh is attending the 50th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, that opened on January 21st.
Vietnam attends fair on electrical equipment, energy in India
10:50 20/01/2020
Over 40 enterprises, policy-making agencies and trade promotion organizations of Vietnam are participating in an electrical and energy equipment fair which opened on January 18th at the India Expo Mart in Uttar Paradesh state of India.