International tourists to Binh Thuan and Ninh Thuan soar

International tourists to Binh Thuan and Ninh Thuan soar

The number of local and international tourists to Binh Thuan and Ninh Thuan southcentral provinces during the first half of 2024 soar, Radio the Voice of Vietnam quoted the figures given by local authorities.
Tea exports grow 26 7 in first half
Tea exports grow 26.7% in first half
Vietnam grossed US$108 million from exporting 61,000 tonnes of tea during the first half of the year, up 26.7% in volume and 32.1% in value on-year,...
Vietnam emerges potential market of Korean food firms
Vietnam emerges potential market of Korean food firms
The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s food industry targets Vietnam as a premier market for K-Food as companies entering the Southeast Asian country early...
Three Vietnamese destinations among Asia s most beloved attractions
Three Vietnamese destinations among Asia's most beloved attractions
Hoi An ancient town, HCMC's War Remnants Museum and Cu Chi Tunnels have been named among the top 25 most beloved tourist attractions in Asia by...
Fishery export grows 6 5 in five months
Fishery export grows 6.5% in five months

Vietnam shipped an estimated 3.6 billion USD worth of fishery products abroad during January-May, a year-on-year increase of 6.5%, reported Vietnam News Agency according to statistics from the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Korean localities seek opportunities in Vietnamese market
Korean localities seek opportunities in Vietnamese market

The Economic and Science Promotion Agency of Gyeonggi-do province of the Republic of Korea (RoK) announced on June 5 that it has completed a pilot project to support businesses from northern provinces and cities in connecting with Vietnam, reported Vietnam News Agency.

Hoang Thi Ngoc Anh earns two golds at ASEAN School Games
Hoang Thi Ngoc Anh earns two golds at ASEAN School Games

Hoang Thi Ngoc Anh secured another in women’s 1,500m on June 4 at the ongoing 13th ASEAN School Games in the central city of Da Nang following her first gold in the women’s 3,000m run, according to the Vietnam News Agency.

Industrial production index rises 3 9 in May
Industrial production index rises 3.9% in May

The country's industrial production index (IIP) is continuing its positive growth pace with an increase of 3.9% over April and 8.9% compared to the same period last year, Vietnam News Agency quoted statistics of the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Five Vietnamese dishes named among Asia s top 100 best street foods
Five Vietnamese dishes named among Asia's top 100 best street foods

According to VOV, Bánh Mì, Phở, Cơm Tấm, Chả Giò, and Bánh Xèo are five Vietnamese dishes to feature on the list of the 100 best Asian street foods by TasteAtlas, a website dedicated to discovering fresh ingredients, traditional dishes, and authentic restaurants around world.

Nation attracts 11 billion USD in FDI capital
Nation attracts 11 billion USD in FDI capital

More than 11.07 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) was funneled into Vietnam during January-May, up 2% against the same time last year, reported Vietnam News Agency according to statistics from the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s Foreign Investment Agency.

RoK convenience store opens 300th establishment in Vietnam
RoK convenience store opens 300th establishment in Vietnam

GS25, a leading convenience store chain in the Republic of Korea operated by GS Retail, recently opened its 300th store in Vietnam, six years after breaking into the Southeast Asian country, reported Vietnam News Agency.

“Taste Vietnam” campaign introduced in New York’s Times Square
“Taste Vietnam” campaign introduced in New York’s Times Square

BestPrice Travel, one of the leading travel agents in Vietnam, has recently promoted its “Taste Vietnam” campaign in New York’s Times Square, presenting images of Vietnam to the whole world, according to TravelDailyNews, a news outlet covering Asia and the Pacific, reported VOV.

Vietnam emerges as top destination for Indian travelers
Vietnam emerges as top destination for Indian travelers

An article published on Livemint.com, an Indian business and financial daily newspaper, says that the Indian travel market is buzzing and travel from India has seen a significant spike, with Vietnam emerging as a favoured international destination, according to Radio the Voice of Vietnam.

More gold bullion auctions to be held
More gold bullion auctions to be held

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) will hold two more gold auctions on May 21 and 23, each will offer 16,800 taels of SJC-branded gold bars, reported Vietnam News Agency.

Dong Nai continues being a FDI magnet
Dong Nai continues being a FDI magnet

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in industrial parks in the southern province of Dong Nai continued to increase in the first months of 2024, surpassing the yearly target by nearly 20%, the Vietnam News Agency reported.

Four-month exports to China see upsurge
Four-month exports to China see upsurge

Vietnamese exports to the Chinese market during the first four months of the year increased by 10.9% to US$17.7 billion against the same period from last year, reported the Voice of Vietnam according to the latest preliminary statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Aquatic product exports hit 2 7 billion USD four months
Aquatic product exports hit 2.7 billion USD four months

Vietnam raked in 2.7 billion USD from exporting aquatic products in the first four months of 2024, representing a year-on-year increase of 6%, Vietnam News Agency quoted figures of the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Ho Chi Minh City - Con Dao high-speed boat launched
Ho Chi Minh City - Con Dao high-speed boat launched

A new high-speed boat service between HCMC and Con Dao Island off the southern province Ba Ria - Vung Tau was launched on May 13 to meet the rising tourism demand, said the Vietnam News Agency.

Construction of biodegradable materials factory kicks off in Hai Phong
Construction of biodegradable materials factory kicks off in Hai Phong

Deputy Prime Minister Tran Luu Quang on May 11 attended a ground-breaking ceremony for a high-tech biodegradable materials factory, a trillion-VND project by Ecovance Co. Ltd under the Republic of Korea’s SK Group, at the Dinh Vu industrial park in the northern port city of Hai Phong, reported Vietnam News Agency.

Vietnam s durian exports to China boom in Q1
Vietnam's durian exports to China boom in Q1

Vietnam's durian exports to China witnessed a significant surge in the first quarter of 2024, reported Vietnam News Agency according to statistics of trade via the Youyi Guan border gate cited by China's Xinhua News Agency.