PV Coating wins contract in Myanmar

PV Coating wins contract in Myanmar

PetroVietnam Coating JSC, a member of PetroVietnam Gas JSC, has won a contract to coat a 14-inch, 9.5km-long marine pipeline using anti-corrosion method and reinforced concrete as part of a mining project run by Thailand's PTTEP Group in Myanmar.
Aquatic exports spike 40 in first half
Aquatic exports spike 40% in first half
Vietnam’s aquatic exports spiked 40% year-on-year to reach nearly 5.8 billion USD in the first half of 2022, the Vietnamese Association of Seafood...
Ho Chi Minh City proposes int’l transit terminal in Can Gio district
Ho Chi Minh City proposes int’l transit terminal in Can Gio district
Ho Chi Minh City has proposed an international transit terminal worth about 6 billion USD be built in Can Gio district, and this terminal will be able...
Meet Vietnam comes to UK’s Nottingham to promote trade, investment
Meet Vietnam comes to UK’s Nottingham to promote trade, investment
The Trade Office of Vietnam in the UK in collaboration with the British importer of oriental food EUTEK Group has hosted Meet Vietnam in Nottingham to...
Vietnam to export passion fruits to China from July 1
Vietnam to export passion fruits to China from July 1

The General Administration of Customs (GAC) of China has just approved the pilot import of Vietnamese passion fruits from July 1, according to the Vietnam Sanitary and Phytosanitary Notification Authority and Enquiry Point (SPS Vietnam).

Ho Chi Minh City calls for EU investment in nearly 200 projects
Ho Chi Minh City calls for EU investment in nearly 200 projects

Ho Chi Minh City is calling for investment into 197 projects in ten key areas, including infrastructure development, agriculture, industry, trade and services, healthcare, tourism, education and housing, an official told the Vietnam – Europe Business Forum in the southern largest economic hub on June 30.

Business in Hepza granted loans of about 4,663 billion VND
Business in Hepza granted loans of about 4,663 billion VND

On June 29, four commercial banks in Ho Chi Minh City signed new contracts and re-signed credit contracts worth about 4,663 billion VND with 20 enterprises in the Ho Chi Minh City Export Processing and Industrial Zones Authority (Hepza).

Hanoi’s economy grows rapidly
Hanoi’s economy grows rapidly

(CPV) - The Executive Board of the Hanoi Party Committee (term 17) on June 28 opened the 8th meeting to consider and give opinions on some important contents. Mr. Dinh Tien Dung, Politburo member and Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee, hosted the event.

Kick-off Conference National action plan on circular economy
Kick-off Conference National action plan on circular economy

(CPV) - On June 28th, 2022, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment organized the “Kick-off Conference - National action plan on circular economy” with participation of government leaders, representatives of development partners, Ambassadors, representatives of enterprises, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), universities, research institutes and leading experts on circular economy.

Vietnam’s exports to Denmark rise 53 6
Vietnam’s exports to Denmark rise 53.6%

Two-way trade between Vietnam and Denmark is very positive in the first 5 months of 2022. In particular, Vietnam’s exports of goods to Denmark increased by 53.6%.

Ho Chi Minh City enjoys high growth in trade and services
Ho Chi Minh City enjoys high growth in trade and services

By the end of June 2022, credit in Ho Chi Minh (HCM) City is estimated to increase by 9.3% compared to the end of 2021, marking the highest growth rate over the past few years and higher than the average growth rate of the whole country in the first half of the year, said Mr. Nguyen Duc Lenh, Deputy Director of the State Bank of Vietnam branch in the city.

VBSP leader works with Nepal’s wholesale lending microfinance institution
VBSP leader works with Nepal’s wholesale lending microfinance institution

(CPV) - General Director of Vietnam Social Bank for Policies (VBSP) Duong Quyet Thang has had a courtesy meeting to welcome the senior staff of Nepal’s Sana Kisan Bikas Laghubitta Bittiya Sanstha Ltd. (SKBBL), led by Mr. Arjun Prasad Pokharel, Secretary of Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies.

Ho Chi Minh City commits to create conditions for enterprises in SHTP to develop
Ho Chi Minh City commits to create conditions for enterprises in SHTP to develop

A conference was organized by the Management Board of the Saigon High-Tech Park (SHTP) on June 27 to promote investment in SHTP, with the attendance of Mr. Phan Van Mai, Member of the Party Central Committee and Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People's Committee, leaders of departments and agencies, and businesses and investors.

Vietnam considered promising destination for world’s big names
Vietnam considered promising destination for world’s big names

Vietnam is said to be a destination for many major companies in the world, as the disruption of production activities due to the COVID-19 pandemic in China has forced them to find ways to move part of their production lines out of this country.

VASEP strives to earn 10 billion USD export turnover in 2022
VASEP strives to earn 10 billion USD export turnover in 2022

In 2022, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) aims to achieve 10 billion USD worth of export turnover; including 4.2 billion USD of shrimp export, 2 billion USD of pangasius export and 3.8 billion USD of seafood exports.

Southern city aims to have 124 OCOP by 2025
Southern city aims to have 124 OCOP by 2025

By 2025, Ho Chi Minh (HCM) City strives to have at least 124 OCOP (One Commune One Products) recognized with 3 stars or more; and 100% of new-style rural areas communes will have recognized products.