Haiphong urged to grow into key logistics hub

16/07/2019 12:39

The northern port city of Haiphong should strive to become a significant logistics hub through luring additional investment in infrastructure and getting more capable firms involved in the sector, trade officials have noted.

Vietnamese stock market attracts foreign investment

16/07/2019 11:38

Vietnam’s stock market has been evaluated as a bright spot in the region in terms of growth speed and foreign capital absorption for years, according to Chairman of the State Securities Commission (SSC) Tran Van Dung.

Bright prospects for Vietnam-Russia cooperation highlighted

14/07/2019 22:29

Vietnam, as the first country to sign a free trade agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union, and Russia may discuss any cooperation projects, both bilaterally and multilaterally, said an official of the United Russia Party (ER). 

Farmers in Binh Duong see bumper mangosteen harvest

13/07/2019 17:03

Mangosteen farmers in the southeastern province of Binh Duong have had a bumper crop of mangosteen this season because of long periods of hot weather, low rainfall, and support from local authorities.

State budget revenue rises 13.2 percent in six months

12/07/2019 19:58

About 745.4 trillion VND (32 billion USD) was collected for the State budget in the first half of 2019, equivalent to 52.8 percent of the year’s target and up 13.2 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF).

Vietnam to welcome new private-run airline

12/07/2019 16:38

PSNews – The Vietnamese Vingroup and the CAE Group of Canada recently signed an agreement on training pilots, flight technicians and other aviation specialists to provide high-tech aviation human resources for Vietnam and international market. 

Vietnam launches first-ever White Book on businesses

11/07/2019 20:06

PSNews - The first ever White Book on Vietnamese businesses was launched at a ceremony in Hanoi on July 10, containing essential information assessing the development of enterprises across the country and in localities in the period from 2016 to 2018. 

Kien Giang's exports to foreign markets lag behind set plan

09/07/2019 19:56

During the first half of the year, the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang experienced an export turnover increase of 1.45 per cent to over US$275 million in comparison to the same period last year, fulfilling only 40.4 per cent of the set target, according to the Kien Giang Department of Industry and Trade.

EVFTA boosts European investment and bilateral trade

07/07/2019 14:00

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is the first FTA that the EU has signed with a developing country in Asia. The newly-signed deal will bolster bilateral trade and investment of European businesses in Vietnam.

Risks emerge as Vietnamese exports enter US tariff crosshairs

06/07/2019 16:41

The US’s recent steel import tariffs on “made-in-Vietnam” steel products originating from the Republic of Korea and Taiwan (China) suggest that the US could turn its sights towards addressing its existing trade deficit with Vietnam, Fitch Solutions has warned.

Renowned automobile brands to join Vietnam Motor Show 2019

05/07/2019 22:04

The Vietnam Motor Show 2019 (VMS 2019), to be held at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre from October 23-27, will be a chance for local consumers to see latest models from many renowned automobile brands and breakthrough technologies in the industry. 

Vietnam a magnet to foreign investors

04/07/2019 20:31

 Vietnam has become more attractive to foreign investors than ever before as various freshly-inked new-generation free trade deals, including the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), are expected to facilitate trade and benefit foreign enterprises.