Agriculture to bring more foreign investment

27/05/2018 12:32

With Vietnam’s wide usage of smartphones and great agricultural potential, and commitment to truncate more than half of the existing agricultural administrative procedures, many foreign firms are hunting for opportunities in the country’s agricultural sector.

Government targets 6.8% in GDP growth in 2019

25/05/2018 18:59

The Government will strive for gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 6.8 percent in 2019, according to a direction freshly inked by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Vietnam eyes higher rankings in business environment

25/05/2018 09:48

The Vietnamese Government is working out measures to further improve the business environment for the country to jump 8-18 steps from the current 68th place in the World Bank’s Doing Business Rankings.

Petrol prices increase

23/05/2018 21:36

The prices of petrol and oil increased as from 15:00 of May 23 following a joint decision of the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Trade cooperation a focus of Vietnam-US ties

22/05/2018 17:29

The relationship between Vietnam and the US continues to develop effectively in many areas, of which economic and trade cooperation is one of the focuses, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue. 

Korean firms expand investments in Vietnam

21/05/2018 20:27

The Republic of Korea (RoK) poured US$2.32 billion in Vietnam in the first four months of 2018, making up nearly 30% of the inflow of investment in the Southeast Asian country.

Dong Nai draws nearly 690 million USD in foreign investment

21/05/2018 14:52

The southern province of Dong Nai absorbed nearly 690 million USD in 76 newly-licensed and existing foreign-invested projects this year to May 17, up 143 percent against the same period last year and fulfilling nearly 70 percent of the annual target.

Economists oppose golf course proposals

20/05/2018 15:54

Local authorities have proposed adding tens of golf course projects to the program on golf course development, a move many economists oppose.

Vietnam’s farm products exported to Thailand

19/05/2018 20:03

Wholesale supermarket MM Mega Market Vietnam has exported more than 100 tonnes of Vietnamese agricultural products to Thailand for selling through 700 Big C malls, where the two retailers share a parent.

Bien Hoa Industrial Park to close

19/05/2018 20:00

The southern province of Dong Nai has been working with agencies on a project to turn Bien Hoa I Industrial Zone into a commercial and service centre.