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Bamboo Airways gets ready to launch Vietnam-US direct flights
Bamboo Airways is finalising preparations to operate regular direct flights from Ho Chi Minh City to San Francisco and Los Angeles of the US, starting September 1, 2021.
HCM city offers many incentives to key industrial products
11:57 17/03/2021
The Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee has issued and carried out support programs for enterprises and key industrial products such rubber - plastic, foodstuff, and mechanical – automation in order to develop enterprises and key industrial products of the southern hub in the 2021 – 2025 period.
Vietrade, Alibaba.com partner to help firms with online export
09:57 17/03/2021
The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) and Alibaba.com, the global business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce platform of the Alibaba Group, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on supporting Vietnamese firms to boost online export and organised an international e-commerce conference in Hanoi on March 16.
Two-way trade between Vietnam and UAE grows strongly
17:44 15/03/2021
The latest figures of the General Department of Customs showed that in the first two months of 2021, two-way trade turnover between Vietnam and UAE totaled 809 million USD, a year-on-year increase of 58%.
Agricultural exports via Mong Cai border gate soar sharply
17:41 15/03/2021
In the first 10 days of March 2021, import and export activities at border gates in Mong Cai city continued to be active, in which agricultural exports increased sharply compared to the same period in 2020.
Southern city calls upon investment in key transport projects
17:27 15/03/2021
The Ho Chi Minh city Department of Transport has proposed a policy of investing in 15 key transport projects in the locality with a total capital of about 96 trillion VND (4.17 billion USD), including more than 32.1 trillion VND from the city’s budget.
Work on new terminal of Tan Son Nhat Airport to begin in October
11:00 14/03/2021
The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) said it is making active preparations so that work on the passenger terminal T3 of Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City can begin in October 2021.
Ba Ria-Vung Tau to develop three new industrial zones
10:58 14/03/2021
Southern Ba Ria-Vung Tau province is planning to develop three new industrial zones measuring 2,793ha in 2021-25.
Report on COVID-19’s impact on Vietnamese businesses released
13:01 13/03/2021
Micro- and small-sized enterprises and those in business for less than three years were the most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a report on the pandemic’s impact on businesses in Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh City, RoK firm foster cooperation in smart urban building
12:39 13/03/2021
Ho Chi Minh City and Lotte Properties HCMC, owned by Lotte Group of the Republic of Korea (RoK), have agreed to enhance their cooperation, especially in smart urban building.