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South Africa is Vietnam’s biggest trade partner in Africa
(CPV) - South Africa is the biggest trade partner of Vietnam in Africa. Bilateral trade turnover continuously increased over the past years and reached over USD1.1 billion last year, including over USD724 million of Vietnam’s export.
Vietnam is strategic market of Italian businesses
16:47 02/10/2019
(CPV) – Italy attaches great importance to the Vietnamese market and considers the country among its three strategic markets in Asia, said Italian Ambassador to Vietnam Antonion Alessandro at an event in Hanoi, on October 1st.
26 commodities earn export value of over USD1 billion
10:16 02/10/2019
As many as 26 export commodities bagged more than USD1 billion each, equivalent to 89.8% of Vietnam’s total export turnover, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade on September 30th.
HCMC, Germany boost cooperation in various fields
16:47 01/10/2019
Ho Chi Minh city is expected to welcome more German investors to invest in and further boost the cooperative relations in various fields where the city has need such as: technology, education, green energy and sustainable development.
New firms’ registered capital up 34 percent in nine months
16:37 01/10/2019
Close to 102,300 enterprises were established in the first nine months of this year with a combined registered capital exceeding VND1.29 quadrillion (USD55.47 billion), up 5.9 percent and 34 percent, respectively, from a year ago.
Country absorbs over USD26 billion of FDI in 9 months
19:54 30/09/2019
Vietnam lured USD26.16 billion of newly-registered and added capital, capital contributions and share purchases of foreign investors from January to September 2019, a year-on-year rise of 3.1%, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency.
Country records USD500 million in trade surplus
19:53 30/09/2019
Vietnam’s trade balance of goods in September 2019 saw an estimated surplus of USD500 million, bringing the figure for the Jan-Sep period to more than USD5.8 billion, a year-on-year decrease of 9.6%, according to statistics of the General Department of Customs.
Vietnam’s nine-month GDP growth hits 9-year record high
15:05 29/09/2019
Vietnam’s GDP expanded 6.98 percent in the January-September period, the highest nine-month growth rate over the past nine years, said General Director of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam on September 28th.
Consumer price index expands 0.32 percent in September
15:05 29/09/2019
The consumer price index (CPI) in September rose 0.32 percent over the previous month, said General Director of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam.
Ho Chi Minh city: Over 2,300 businesses join goods supply and demand connection
11:08 28/09/2019
(CPV) - The goods supply and demand connection conference between Ho Chi Minh city and 45 provinces and cities in 2019-2020 attracted the participation of 2,341 businesses operating in various fields.