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Uzbekistan growth to slow in 2020 amid pandemic and lower energy price
(CPV) - Uzbekistan’s growth will slow in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and a lower price for natural gas and copper, but higher investments coupled with gains in industry and agriculture are expected to fuel a recovery in 2021, a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report says.
Asian rice market: demand remains low in Vietnam, Thailand, India
16:02 22/06/2019
Export prices for Indian and Thai rice increased this week on the back of an appreciation in their domestic currencies, while that of Vietnam went down over quiet demand.
Vietnam to take Presidency of Asian Payment Network
18:34 20/06/2019
The National Payment Corporation of Vietnam (NAPAS) has become the President of the Asian Payment Network (APN) for 2020 at the recent 15th annual meeting of the network in Hanoi.
PM’s Norway visit boosts multi-dimensional cooperation
17:02 22/05/2019
An official visit to Norway by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse looks to boost the traditional friendship and multi-dimensional cooperation, especially trade and investment, between the two countries.
Will opportunities open up for VN’s footwear in second half of 2019?
11:02 29/04/2019
Vietnamese garment makers expect the CPTPP to exert positive impacts on their exports in the second half of 2019, when documents guiding the implementation of the trade agreement are to be promulgated.
CPTPP smooths path to Canadian market for Vietnamese goods
15:00 26/04/2019
Canada is now a promising market for Vietnamese goods as the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is expected to open up this market for Vietnamese goods, heard a workshop in Hanoi on April 25th.
EU supports development of competitiveness index of destinations
16:48 03/04/2019
The European Union (EU) will support the Tourism Advisory Board (TAB) of Vietnam in the development of the management and operation model of the Tourism Development Fund and competitiveness increase of destinations.
Ministry to help big cities achieve breakthrough growth
08:37 21/02/2019
The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) will work harder to give a boost to the country’s economic locomotives, especially Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city, and four key economic regions to achieve breakthrough growth in 2019, Minister Nguyen Chi Dung has said.
New-generation FTAs pin hopes on future agricultural growth
10:10 15/02/2019
Both the CPTPP and EVFTA trade pacts, expected to come into effect this year, are set to increase the access that Vietnamese farm produce enjoy in demanding overseas markets.
Japan - an attractive labour market for Vietnam
12:16 07/02/2019
Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Vu Hong Nam talks to Vietnam News Agency about Japan’s visa policy for Vietnamese guest workers.