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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).
Vietnam, US bolster economic cooperation
11:40 19/01/2019
Vietnam considers the US an important partner and is willing to bolster the bilateral ties in all fields, especially in economic cooperation, trade, investment, science-technology, and education and training, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has affirmed.
Hanoi city builds smart tourism system
15:37 18/01/2019
The Hanoi Department of Tourism is building a smart tourism system as part of the capital’s smart city project.
Vietnam - Africa trade reaches USD6.6 billion in 2018
15:36 18/01/2019
Bilateral trade between Vietnam and African nations hit USD6.6 billion in 2018, with Vietnam’s exports worth USD3 billion, up 10 percent from the previous year.
Vietnam tops world's cashew nut exports
16:16 15/01/2019
Vietnam continues topping the world’s cashew nut exports in 2018, with over 60% of the value of the global cashew nut market (about USD5.7 billion), before India and Brazil.
CPTPP to be effective in Vietnam from January 14th
09:59 13/01/2019
The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will take effect in Vietnam as from January 14th, 2019.
Vietnam Int’l Arbitration Centre receives 180 disputes in 2018
09:59 13/01/2019
The Vietnam International Arbitration Centre (VIAC) received 180 disputes in 2018, with total dispute value amounting to VND9.4 trillion (USD404.2 million), heard a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on January 11th.
Growth targets for 2019 feasible: Experts
09:58 13/01/2019
Experts say the target growth rate of 6.6 to 6.8% for 2019 set by the National Assembly is feasible. They also said the GDP target was likely to be surpassed due to opportunities from the US-China trade war.
VSIP Quang Ngai licenses four new projects
12:32 12/01/2019
The Vietnam - Singapore Industrial Park (VSIP) in the central province of Quang Ngai on January 9th granted licenses to new foreign investors from Belgium, Singapore, Japan and the Republic of Korea, with a total capital of USD321 million.
Vietnam’s coffee exports to Algeria rise sharply
12:29 12/01/2019
Vietnam shipped 74,120 tonnes of coffee beans to Algeria in 2018, earning USD132.48 million, up 56 percent in volume and 28 percent in value from 2017, the General Department of Vietnam Customs reported.