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Workshop promotes Vietnam -Thailand trade, investment cooperation
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and the Thai Ministry of Commerce jointly organised a workshop to promote trade and investment cooperation between Vietnam and Thailand in Hanoi on May 23rd.
Viettel Global serves 36 million subscribers so far
16:58 26/04/2017
(CPV) - Viettel Global Investment JSC organized a shareholders' meeting on April 25th to approve its business plan in 2017, aiming to reach total revenue nearly USD1.4 billion with over 50 million costumers.
Two banks pledge over USD64 million for transport road in HCM city
16:43 26/04/2017
Vietcombank Thu Thiem and Indovina Bank have signed a credit deal with Van Phu Bac Ai Joint Stock Company to provide finance for the construction of a section from Pham Van Dong street to Go Dua - National Highway 1 intersection in Thu Duc district.
International food and hotel exhibition opens in Ho Chi Minh city
16:39 26/04/2017
(CPV) - The International exhibition on technology, equipment and service in food, tourism and hotel industry (Food and Hotel Vietnam 2017) is being held from April 25th to 27th at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre (SECC).
Public debt ceiling set at 65 percent of GDP for 2016-2018
17:10 25/04/2017
Vietnam is targeting keeping public debt, comprising central government debt, government-backed loans, and local government debt, below 65 percent of GDP between 2016 and 2018.
Deputy PM suggests Ireland prompt EU to soon sign FTA with Vietnam
14:30 23/04/2017
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has suggested Ireland prompt the European Union (EU) to soon sign and ratify the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UVFTA) and recognise Vietnam’s market economy.
Vietnam’s exports still dominated by FDI firms
14:30 23/04/2017
The turnover of foreign-invested firms continues to dominate Vietnamese exports despite a decline seen in the first half of April, latest statistics show.
Export – core factor for economic growth
15:45 22/04/2017
Exports will be one of the key factors to help Vietnam achieve an economic growth rate of 6.7 percent in 2017, but the sector still faces many challenges, according to the Market Intello research company.
Star apples get visa to enter US market
18:02 21/04/2017
The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) of the US Department of Agriculture has announced its official approval for imports of fresh star apples from Vietnam into the market.
Vietnam, Iran explore economic partnership potential
18:00 21/04/2017
A Vietnam - Iran business forum was held in Hanoi on April 20th with a view to fostering the two countries’ friendship and economic-trade partnership.