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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.
Major missions to develop country
11:32 13/03/2021
The 13th National Party Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam has set out major tasks to develop the country.
Ho Chi Minh City boosts AI application for sustainable development
17:03 12/03/2021
The Decision No.575/QD-UBND was recently issued by the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee to green-light the program ‘Researching and Developing Artificial Intelligence (AI) Applications in HCMC from 2020-2030’, in order to turn this advanced technology into one of the cores for establishing smart innovative urban areas and promoting its digital economy growth.
Hanoi to organize fairs introducing craft village and OCOP products
17:34 10/03/2021
The Hanoi Department of Agriculture and Rural Development said that it will organize two fairs in 2021 to introduce products of craft villages and products of the One Commune One Product (OCOP) program in Thach That and Gia Lam districts.
State budget collection rises in first two months
17:20 10/03/2021
(CPV) – State budget collection in February 2021 reached an estimated 97.2 trillion VND, bringing the figure for the first two months of the year to 286.7 trillion VND, equivalent to 21.3% of the annual estimate or a year-on-year rise of 0.6%, the Ministry of Finance reported on March 8.
Vietnam – UK trade turnover rises sharply
17:11 10/03/2021
(CPV) – Export and import turnover between Vietnam and the UK in January reached more than 657 million USD, a year-on-year increase of 78.57%, according to the Department of Europe – America Market, citing data from the General Department of Customs.
Ho Chi Minh City’s industrial production index increase in two months
09:19 10/03/2021
The Ho Chi Minh City Statistics Office said that the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) in Ho Chi Minh City climbed 6 percent year-on-year in the first two months of 2021 despite a fall of 24.6 percent in February.
MoIT decides to impose self-defence measures on imported fertilisers
10:13 07/03/2021
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has decided to impose self-defence measures on imported DAP and MAP fertilisers after a comprehensive review of their impact on the Vietnamese market in line with the law.
US market offers great potential for Vietnamese craft, wood firms
11:04 06/03/2021
The US market of handicrafts and woodwork products is predicted to grow well and offer extensive room for Vietnamese firms to increase their share in it, heard an online conference held on March 5.
CPI in February up 1.52 percent
10:07 06/03/2021
Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in February was up 1.52% over the previous month and 0.7 percent year on year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).