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Vietnam to suspend flights from 10 African countries amid Omicron threats
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has requested that the Ministry of Transport (MoT) suspend all flights, including relief flights, both to and from 10 African countries over concerns about the spread of the Omicron coronavirus variant.
Vietnam’s manufacturing continues improving in November
09:23 05/12/2021
The Vietnam Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) ticked up to 52.2 in November from 52.1 in October, signalling a second successive modest improvement in business conditions following a period of decline caused by the fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic earlier in the year, according to IHS Markit.
Vietnam continues to meet US Treasury criteria for not being labelled as currency manipulator
09:22 05/12/2021
Vietnam continues to meet the US Treasury criteria for not being labeled as a currency manipulator, according to the US Treasury.
Vietnam Economic Forum scheduled for December 5
10:43 04/12/2021
The Vietnam Economic Forum 2021 is scheduled to take place at the International Convention Centre on December 5, the National Assembly’s Office announced at a press conference on December 2.
Vietnam’s agro-forestry-aquatic product exports to surpass goal
10:14 04/12/2021
Vietnam’s agro-forestry-aquatic product exports and imports were estimated at nearly 82.67 billion USD in the first 11 months of this year, up 24.7 percent annually, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Industrial production up 3.6 percent in 11 months
09:51 04/12/2021
Vietnam’s industrial production index went up 5.5 percent in November compared to the previous month and rose by 5.6 percent year-on-year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Vietnam to have 18 more rail routes by 2050
09:14 04/12/2021
The Ministry of Transport has submitted to the Prime Minister for approval of the railway network draft planning for 2021-2030, with vision towards 2050, which consist of 25 routes.
2021 biggest promotion month launched
16:55 03/12/2021
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has launched a national promotion month – Vietnam Grand Sale 2021 – to seek opportunities to expand markets and promote domestic consumption in the post-COVID-19 pandemic period.
Southern localities to have 20 cargo port clusters
16:41 03/12/2021
The southern region will have more than 20 clusters of cargo ports being invested in 2021-2030, according to the Vietnam Inland Waterway Administration under the Ministry of Transport.
Foreign capital flow in Vietnam tops 26 billion USD in 11 months
09:35 03/12/2021
Foreign direct investment (FDI) registered in Vietnam reached 26.46 billion USD as of November 20, up 0.1 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.