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Vietnam-Laos trade tops USD1 billion in 2018
Two-way trade between Laos and Vietnam exceeded USD1 billion in 2018, up 13 percent annually and surpassing the set target, according to the Lao Laophatthana newspaper.
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.
Vietnam lures about USD112 billion from CPTPP countries
12:27 12/01/2019
The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) takes effect from January 2019, creating a free trade area making up about one tenth of the world’s economy, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Vietnam cross-border investments: Risks and challenges on Legal compliance
11:32 11/01/2019
(CPV) - The conference “Vietnam cross-border investments: Risks and challenges on Legal compliance” is organised by Oxfam in Vietnam, Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and PanNature.
Work begins on Vietnam’s largest tra fish farming project
16:49 09/01/2019
Construction started on January 8th for Vietnam’s largest high-tech tra fish farming project in Binh Phu commune, Chau Phu district, in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang.
SBV sets 2019 credit growth target at 14 percent
16:00 08/01/2019
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has set the 2019 credit growth target equivalent to the previous year at about 14 percent, according to SBV Deputy Governor Nguyen Thi Hong.
Agricultural product processing plant opens in Tay Ninh
11:21 07/01/2019
Lavifood Joint Stock Company on January 6th put into operation the Tanifood fruit and vegetable processing plant in Go Dau district in the southern province of Tay Ninh.
Ten outstanding agricultural achievements in 2018
10:12 07/01/2019
(CPV) - In 2018, the agriculture and rural development sector made outstanding achievements with GDP of agriculture, forestry and seafood increasing 3.76% and export turnover exceeding USD40 billion.
Nearly 60 percent of construction firms expect stable, better business in Q1
15:41 06/01/2019
As many as 59.6 percent of domestic construction enterprises expect stable or better business in the first quarter of 2019, while 37.5 percent of firms said that they are likely to meet more difficulties, according to a survey launched by the General Statistics Office (GSO).