SOEs under trade ministry to be inspected

10/06/2018 22:09

The Government Inspectorate will carry out an inspection targeting State-owned enterprises (SOEs) in which the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) controls State capital.

Vietnam runs nearly US$45 billion trade surplus with G7

09/06/2018 21:16

Vietnam recorded a trade surplus of US$44.95 billion with the G7 (France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK, the US and Canada) last year, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

PM introduces investment opportunities to Canadian firms

09/06/2018 11:44

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc introduced to Canadian businesses the dynamic Vietnamese economy with improved investment and business environment and abundant opportunities for foreign investors while addressing the Vietnam-Canada business forum in Quebec on June 8 (Canada time) as part of his ongoing visit to Canada.

RoK continues leading foreign investors in Vietnam

08/06/2018 20:50

The Republic of Korea (RoK) has been the biggest investor among 86 countries and territories investing Vietnam so far this year, with total investment of US$2.63 billion, accounting for 26.5% of total foreign direct investment (FDI) the country has attracted in the reviewed period.

Lychee farming hubs to enter main crop

06/06/2018 21:16

 Lychee growers in the two lychee farming hubs of Vietnam, namely Bac Giang and Hai Duong provinces, are busy with harvesting this season's first crop of lychees, while preparing for picking the lychees of the fast-approaching main crop scheduled for the next five days.

Vinacomin records high coal output, sales

06/06/2018 20:13

The Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Group (Vinacomin) has accelerated coal production and sales in order to meet targets set for the first six months of this year.

Hanoi’s economy performs well in five months

05/06/2018 22:39

Hanoi’s industrial production index rose by 7.8 percent in the first five months of this year, said Director of the municipal Department of Planning and Investment Nguyen Manh Quyen. 

FTAs drive Vietnam-Australia trade ties to new heights

05/06/2018 16:50

According to the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area (AANZFTA) roadmap, Australia cuts 90% of import taxes this yearand 100% of tax lines will drop to zero as from 2020. Meanwhile, the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will promisingly facilitate trade ties between Vietnam and Australia.

Lotus ponds lead to blossoming profits for Hanoi growers

04/06/2018 22:21

Owners of lotus ponds around Hanoi have been collecting millions of Vietnamese dongs each day, earning up to VND100 million per month by selling flowers and renting their ponds out to people who want to take amazing photos among the lotus.

Retail receives a big boost in Vietnam

04/06/2018 21:22

Vietnam’s growing revenue from retail services and the number of newly-established enterprises have reflected the upward-trend of domestic purchasing power and retail-related activities.