Vietnam promotes seafood exports to Europe

25/04/2018 22:04

Vietnamese aquatic products are being introduced at the Seafood Expo Global, the biggest event of its kind in the world, which takes place in Brussels, Belgium, from April 24-26.

Rambutans going south to satisfy Kiwi appetites

25/04/2018 14:00

Vietnam has obtained a licence to export its fresh rambutans to the fastidious market of New Zealand, while for more export success, local fresh fruit producers and farmers are urged to leverage international know-how to enhance their produce quality in order to meet global standards.

Foreign-invested firms’ disbursement up 7.2 percent

24/04/2018 22:54

Foreign-invested enterprises disbursed 3.88 billion USD in the first quarter this year, up 7.2 percent annually, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Foreign Investment Agency (FIA). 

Vietnam to keep sugarcane area at 300,000ha by 2030

23/04/2018 17:16

Vietnam will keep its sugarcane growing area stable at 300,000 hectares until 2030 in parallel with increasing sugar output and quality, according to a plan on the sugar industry’s development until 2020 with a vision to 2030.

Reforms should ease credit access

21/04/2018 22:32

More efforts should be made to boost administrative reform in the banking system to further facilitate access to credit for micro, small and medium enterprises.

Vietnam’s coal imports grow despite large reserves

19/04/2018 19:27

Despite its large reserves, Vietnam has to import a huge volume of coal in the 2016-2020 period, which began in 2017 and will see a sharp increase from 2020 to supply thermal power plants, according to a plan from the Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Corporation (Vinacomin).

IMF forecasts Vietnam’s GDP to grow 6.6% in 2018

18/04/2018 21:20

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recently forecast Vietnam’s economy to grow at 6.6% this year and 6.5% the following year in a report “World Economic Outlook, April 2018”.