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Minister suggests support for firms to invest in Cuba
Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Hong Dien has committed close collaboration with the Cuban Embassy in Vietnam to effectively carry out bilateral cooperation activities, contributing to deepening Vietnam – Cuba economic and trade ties.
Efforts made to turn Vietnam into world’s spice supplier
17:30 09/09/2021
Le Hoang Tai, Vice Director of the Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, unveiled the information during a virtual conference on Vietnamese spices and seasonings hosted by Vietrade on September 8.
NA Chairman receives leaders of economic groups in Belgium
16:58 09/09/2021
National Assembly (NA) Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue hosted separate receptions for representatives of several economic groups in Belgium on September 8 as part of his working trip to the European Parliament and Belgium.
Vietnam seeks to promote agricultural exports to Turkey
09:11 09/09/2021
Despite facing complicated developments caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, there remains bright spots for local agricultural exports, such as cashew nuts, pepper, rubber, rice, and coffee to the Turkish market, according to the Vietnamese trade office in Turkey.
PetroVietnam posts three-fold rise in pre-tax profits
09:00 09/09/2021
The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) reported that its pre-tax profit in the first eight months of the year surpassed the set plan by 177 percent and tripled the figure for the same period last year, reaching 30.2 trillion VND (1.32 billion USD).
Hai Duong dragon fruit has passport for export to Australia
18:00 08/09/2021
Being granted cultivation zone codes for export is a good sign for Hai Duong dragon fruit growers, opening up opportunities to improve economic efficiency of the fruit in the near future.
Ministry of Industry and Trade: Public investment disbursement fulfils 49% of year’s plan
10:18 08/09/2021
By the end of August 2021, the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s disbursement of public investment reached an estimated 161 billion VND, 49.4% of the year’s plan. By December 31, 2021, the Ministry expects to disburse 100% of the assigned year’s plan.
Southern city develops economic recovery plan after September 15
09:58 08/09/2021
Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Phan Van Mai has signed and issued a decision to establish a Steering Committee to develop a plan for COVID-19 prevention and control and economic recovery in the city.
Businesses advised to find potential partners to increase exports to UK
19:03 07/09/2021
Vietnamese agricultural product exporters that want to establish long-term business relationship with the UK need to have appropriate strategies, and approach potential partners in order to take advantage of export opportunities to this important market – the second biggest economy in Europe, advised Nguyen Canh Cuong, Vietnamese Trade Counselor in the UK, at a recent consulting webinar.
Standard Chartered, Britcham boost sustainable development in Vietnam
18:30 07/09/2021
Standard Chartered Vietnam and the British Chamber of Commerce (Britcham) in Vietnam have signed a cooperation agreement to promote sustainable development in Vietnam and apply environment, society and governance (ESG) criteria in businesses.