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Agricultural exports set to reach 50 billion USD by 2025
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development sets a target of earning 50 – 51 billion USD in export value of agro-forestry and fishery products by 2025 and 60 – 62 billion USD by 2030.
Korean group invests 410 million USD in VinCommerce
12:10 09/04/2021
The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s SK Group has announced that it will invest 410 million USD to hold a 16.26% stake in VinCommerce. With this transaction, VinCommerce is valued at 2.5 billion USD.
Fruit, vegetable exports bag nearly 950 million USD in first quarter
16:58 07/04/2021
Fruit and vegetable exports to China, recovering after a decline in 2020, contributed to bringing fruit and vegetable export turnover in the first quarter of 2020 to nearly 950 million USD in the first quarter of 2021, a year-on-year rise of 6%.
Co.opmart: 2,500 products offered at 50% discounts
17:17 06/04/2021
From April 1, the Co.opmart supermarkets system will offer 50% discounts for 2,500 essential products, said the Saigon Union of Trading Cooperatives (Saigon Co.op).
Fitch Ratings revises Vietnam’s outlook to positive
11:40 03/04/2021
(CPV) - Fitch Ratings has upgraded Vietnam’s Credit Rating outlook to positive and affirmed its BB rating.
Ceremony announces establishment of new economic zone in Kien Giang
11:30 03/04/2021
A ceremony was held in Ha Tien city in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang on April 2 to announce the establishment of the Ha Tien Border-Gate Economic Zone, the province’s only economic zone.
Ca Mau sees bright spots in socio-economic development in Q1
11:20 03/04/2021
The southernmost province of Ca Mau saw a number of bright spots in its socio-economic development during the first quarter of this year, a conference held by the provincial Party Committee on April 1 heard.
Vietnam welcomes expansion of RoK investment: PM
11:00 03/04/2021
Vietnam always pays attention to creating favourable conditions for businesses and investors from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to expand their activities in the nation, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, noting that the bilateral ties are getting stronger thanks to the presence of Korean conglomerates like Samsung, SK, Hanwha, Deawoo, and Lotte in Vietnam.
Aquatic product exports up 3 percent in Q1
10:10 03/04/2021
Vietnam’s export turnover of aquatic products in March has been estimated at around 640 million USD, bringing the total for the first quarter of the year to 1.64 billion USD, up 3 percent year-on-year.
Vietnam’s forestry products see a trade surplus of over 3 billion USD
15:58 02/04/2021
Vietnam’s wooden products continued to gain trade surplus from the beginning of the year with more than 3 billion USD, reported the Vietnam Administration of Forestry.