Ministry wants to reduce tax on locally made auto parts

21/02/2019 10:33

The Ministry of Finance has asked the Government to amend its laws to eliminate the special consumption tax on locally manufactured auto parts and components, a move which could reduce prices of locally assembled cars.

Vietnam-Laos trade tops 1 billion USD in 2018

21/02/2019 10:30

Two-way trade between Laos and Vietnam exceeded 1 billion USD in 2018, up 13 percent annually and surpassing the set target, according to the Lao Laophatthana newspaper.

Vietnam, Laos boost partnership in energy development

19/02/2019 14:44

Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung highlighted the crucial role of energy cooperation with Laos during a reception in Hanoi on February 18 for Lao Minister of Energy and Mines Khammany Inthirath.

Vietnam officially begins mango exports to US

19/02/2019 09:32

Vietnam has now begun officially exporting its mangoes to the US market, after the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) gave permission for the import of fresh mangoes from the Southeast Asian nation in 2017.

Chilled meat market may be heating up

18/02/2019 17:01

Many enterprises have started moving to the chilled meat sector, as it is expected to become a new consumer trend in the future domestically, according to experts.

What Vietnam stands to gain from ICT

16/02/2019 14:18

Vietnam has great potential for the development of information and communications technology, which is considered a key pillar for the government in the development of a digital economy.

Rubber industry enjoys good start in 2019

15/02/2019 14:21

Vietnam earned 220 million USD from shipping 175,000 tonnes of rubber abroad in January, up 10.8 percent in value and 28.9 percent in volume compared to the same month last year.

Conference discusses refining policies on FDI attraction

15/02/2019 14:19

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue chaired a consultation conference in the southern province of Binh Duong on February 14 to discuss orientations towards refining mechanisms and policies on foreign direct investment (FDI) in the new context.

Vietnam’s economy set to thrive with new dynamics

14/02/2019 15:36

Vietnam reaped notable achievements in 2018, with economic growth hitting a record high of 7.08%, putting Vietnam on the list of Asia’s fastest-growing economies. New economic dynamics are expected to drive Vietnam forward in 2019 and help it achieve its 5-year plan targets by 2020.