Vietnamese agricultural products most purchased in Russian market

Vietnamese agricultural products most purchased in Russian market

Vietnamese agricultural product exports to Russia increased by 48.7% in the first five months of 2024, of which coffee, seafood, cashew nuts and vegetables are the products most imported by the market.
Khanh Hoa bird’s nest exported to some 30 markets
Khanh Hoa bird’s nest exported to some 30 markets
Khanh Hoa Bird’s Nest Company’s products have been exported to nearly 30 countries and territories, with a cumulative export value reaching millions...
Strengthening transport cooperation between Vietnam and Russia
Strengthening transport cooperation between Vietnam and Russia
(CPV) - For Russia, Vietnam has always been an important partner in Southeast Asia. Vietnam is the first and only country in the region to have a free...
Vietnamese, Cuban farmers’ associations bolster cooperation
Vietnamese, Cuban farmers’ associations bolster cooperation
President of the Vietnam Farmers’ Union (VFU) Luong Quoc Doan led a delegation from the association to pay a working visit to Cuba from June 8 to 14...
FDI disbursement in January-April period reaches five-year record
FDI disbursement in January-April period reaches five-year record

The total foreign direct investment (FDI) disbursed in Vietnam in the first four months of this year is estimated to reach 6.28 billion USD, up 7.4% year on year, the highest four-month amount in the past five years, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).

RoK burgeoning market for Vietnam’s agro-forestry-fisheries exports
RoK burgeoning market for Vietnam’s agro-forestry-fisheries exports

Vietnam’s agro-forestry-fishery exports to the Republic of Korea (RoK) have surged thanks to the bilateral Free Trade Agreement (VKFTA), topping 2 billion USD annually during 2016 - 2023, and the Northeast Asian country is forecast to remain an attractive market in the coming time.

Vietnam’s rice exports may exceed 2024 target
Vietnam’s rice exports may exceed 2024 target

With positive results recorded so far, Vietnam can exceed its target of 7.6 million tonnes in rice export volume set for 2024, Nguyen Ngoc Nam, Chairman of the Vietnam Food Association, said at a conference in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 26.

Investor confidence gains traction on improved business climate
Investor confidence gains traction on improved business climate

Better investment climate, with simplified administrative producers and special incentives, has helped improve investor confidence, thus catalysing investments from a wider pook of both domestic and international investors for socio-economic development.

Airports to offer 9,000 domestic flights during upcoming holidays
Airports to offer 9,000 domestic flights during upcoming holidays

Vietnamese airlines are expected to operate 9,000 flights on domestic routes to meet the travel demand during the upcoming National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1) holidays, according to the Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV).

Hanoi ranks 2nd in e-commerce index
Hanoi ranks 2nd in e-commerce index

The 2024 Vietnam E-commerce Index Report was announced by the Vietnam E-Commerce Association within the framework of Vietnam Online Business Forum (VOBF) taking place in Hanoi on April 25.

Australian mining companies seek sustainable cooperation in Vietnam
Australian mining companies seek sustainable cooperation in Vietnam

(CPV) - Eight Australian Mining Equipment, Technology and Service (METS) companies are joining Mining Vietnam 2024, supported by the Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade), to promote sustainable mining cooperation between Australia and Vietnam.

Moc Chau recognized as national tourist area
Moc Chau recognized as national tourist area

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has just issued Decision QD-BVHTTDL recognizing Moc Chau Tourist Area in the northwestern province of Son La as a national tourist area.

Cai Mep listed among world’s 30 largest ports
Cai Mep listed among world’s 30 largest ports

Cai Mep Port in Phu My town, Ba Ria - Vung Tau province has been ranked among the 30 largest container ports in the world for the first time, based on throughput, according to the latest announcement by consulting firm Alphaliner.

Grasping trends, promoting creative economic development
Grasping trends, promoting creative economic development

(CPV) - The Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) is conducting research on creative economic development, basic concepts of the creative economy, the main development trends of the creative economy in the region and the world, learning about the experiences of some countries, for comparison with the current situation in Vietnam and proposal of policy recommendations.

Cooling equipment market heats up
Cooling equipment market heats up

Many electronics supermarkets in Hanoi have launched summer promotion programmes, reducing prices for cooling equipment such as air conditioners and fans, as the weather in the north of Vietnam has just begun to be hot and sunny.

Vietnamese furniture products introduced at Milan Design Week
Vietnamese furniture products introduced at Milan Design Week

Ambassador to Italy Duong Hai Hung has congratulated Vietnamese enterprises - the Ho Chi Minh City Investment and Trade Promotion Centre (ITPC) and the Handicraft and Wood Industry Association of HCM City (HAWA) - for their initial success in showcasing Vietnamese products in Milan Design Week in Italy - a design & brand arena of furniture businesses around the world.

Vietnam becomes biggest rice supplier for Singapore
Vietnam becomes biggest rice supplier for Singapore

Vietnam has for the first time surpassed India and Thailand to become the largest rice exporter to Singapore by shipping 36.15 million SGD (26.55 million USD) worth of rice in the first three months of this year, an increase of 80.46% over the same period in 2023, winning 32.03% of the market share, according to the Vietnam Trade Office in Singapore.

Proposal to abolish tariff on Vietnamese shrimp imported into RoK
Proposal to abolish tariff on Vietnamese shrimp imported into RoK

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has just sent an official dispatch to the Prime Minister, the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs requesting the abolition of a tariff for Vietnamese shrimp imported into the Republic of Korea (RoK).

Fruit and vegetable exports to RoK, Thailand rise suddenly
Fruit and vegetable exports to RoK, Thailand rise suddenly

Fruit and vegetable exports to major markets in the first three months of the year recorded high growth. The Korean and Thai markets had a sudden increase, according to the Vietnam Fruit and Vegetable Association (Vinafruit).

Thu Duc city seeks investment in 11 PPP projects
Thu Duc city seeks investment in 11 PPP projects

Authorities of Thu Duc city, Ho Chi Minh City, held a conference on April 17 to draw investment in 11 public-private partnership (PPP) projects in the fields of education, culture and sports, with a total capital of over 2 trillion VND (83.3 million USD).

Pangasius exports to Canada skyrocket
Pangasius exports to Canada skyrocket

As of March 15, 2024, Canada imported more than 8 million USD worth of pangasius from Vietnam, an increase of 43% over the same period in 2023.

Numerous attractive activities for Da Nang beach tourism season
Numerous attractive activities for Da Nang beach tourism season

The opening of the 2024 Da Nang beach tourism season will take place from April 26 to May 1 in East Sea Park, Son Tra Peninsula and My An, My Khe, T18, and Nguyen Tat Thanh beaches, said the management board of the Son Tra Peninsula and Da Nang tourist beaches on April 16.