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Vietnam enjoys trade surplus with Israel in first 10 months
Two-way trade between Vietnam and Israel hit around USD899 million in the first 10 months of 2019, with Vietnam enjoying a trade surplus of USD401 million.
EP officials hail Vietnam’s readiness for EVFTA, IPA
11:10 01/11/2019
Chairman of the European Parliament (EP)’s Committee on International Trade (INTA) Bernd Lange and INTA Vice Chairman Jan Zahradil highly evaluated Vietnam’s readiness and meticulous preparations for the approval of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (IPA) during a working trip to Vietnam from October 28th-31st.
Nearly USD412 million invested abroad
19:58 31/10/2019
Vietnamese firms poured USD411.9 million abroad in the Jan-Oct period of 2019, according to the General Statistics Office.
National Assembly begins important discussion on socio-economic issues
10:17 31/10/2019
The National Assembly began the important discussion on socio-economic and State budget performance in 2019 and plans for 2020 on October 30th.
CPI in October shows three-year high rise
17:06 30/10/2019
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in October picked up 0.59 percent from September, the biggest increase for the same month during the past three years, the General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on October 29th.
Agro-forestry-fishery exports bag over USD33 billion
17:21 29/10/2019
Export and import turnover of agricultural, forestry and seafood products totaled USD59.1 billion from January to October 2019, including USD33.18 billion worth of exports, a year-on-year rise of 1.6%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Vietnam’s foreign debt continues dropping
19:07 28/10/2019
The latest Government’s report shows that by the end of 2019, debt-to-GDP ratio is expected to remain within the safe thresholds allowed by the National Assembly.
Vietnam sees improvement in tax payment
12:43 28/10/2019
(CPV) - Vietnam ranked 109th out of 190 countries and territories on ease of paying taxes in the World Bank’s Doing Business 2020 report (DB2020), up 22 places from the previous report.
Ninh Thuan farmers grow more foreign grape varieties
09:29 27/10/2019
The south-central province of Ninh Thuan, the country’s largest grape producer, is expanding cultivation of high-quality foreign grape varieties.
Hanoi records 7.35 percent economic growth in first three quarters
15:14 26/10/2019
Hanoi has maintained a high growth rate so far this year, with the GRDP expanding 7.35 percent in the first nine months of this year, it was reported at the 10th session of the city’s People’s Council on October 25th.