The retail prices of petrol were raised as from 3pm on November 15, after two consecutive downward revisions.
PSNews – Vietnam has become more attractive to Taiwanese investors, said Mr. James Chen-Jung Hsiao, senior negotiator of the Taiwan Office of Trade Negotiations, during a meeting with international journalists in early November.
The Vietnam International Food Industry Exhibition 2019 (Vietnam Foodexpo 2019) opened at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on November 13, drawing the participation of more than 450 domestic and foreign enterprises from 23 countries and territories worldwide.
Ho Chi Minh City has been named in the third position among locations that feature the best real estate investment environment in the Asia-Pacific region, just behind Singapore and Japan’s Tokyo, according to a social survey report released on November 12.
Three years after the implementation of a government directive aimed at salvaging 12 failed business projects under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), little progress had been made and the majority were still losing money, according to a recent Government report submitted to the National Assembly.
U.S. Undersecretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney has led trade mission to Vietnam in an effort to boost agricultural exports from the US to the Southeast Asian nation.
PSNews – In spite of numerous obstacles and challenges, the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam), reached its production and business targets of 2019 in October, two months ahead of the plan.
The Fintech Viet Nam Forum was in Ha Noi, as the culmination of the 2019 Fintech Challenge Vietnam (FCV).
Vietnam shipped to Taiwan (China) 14,200 tonnes of tea for over 22.5 million USD between January and September.
The American Chamber of Commerce in Hanoi (AmCham) hosted an event to celebrate its 25th anniversary and the 25th anniversary of the normalization of economic relations between Vietnam and the United States on November 8. The event featured the United States Secretary of Commerce, Wilbur L Ross, Jr. and a visiting delegation of 17 U.S. companies.
Deputy Auditor General Vu Van Hoa led a Vietnamese delegation to attend the fifth ASEAN Supreme Audit Institutions (ASEANSAI) Summit in Kuala Lumpur on November 6.
The Ministry of Finance inked a cooperation framework to strengthen infrastructure finance with the US Department of the Treasury in Hanoi on November 6.
Vietnam-Israel trade reached over 790 million USD in the first nine months of 219, with Vietnam’s export revenue of about 410 million USD, according to the Vietnam Trade Office in Israel.
Vietnam saw 12,182 businesses established in October, up 3 percent from the previous month, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Fitch Ratings has kept Vietnam's sovereign rating at 'BB' with a positive outlook.
More than 200 domestic and foreign businesses are expected to take part in an investment promotion seminar for the food processing industry in Ho Chi Minh City on November 14.
Vietnam was placed 67th out of the 141 countries in the Global Competitiveness Report 2019, up 10 places compared to its 2018 ranking and also up 3.5 points, which are the fastest increases in the world.
Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung presented a report on the State budget performance in 2019, estimates for 2020 and the five-year financial plan (2016-2020) to the National Assembly on October 31.
Vietnam Electricity (EVN) said on October 30 that it has signed a credit agreement for a solar power plant project with the French Development Agency (AFD).
The agro-forestry-fishery sector raked in 3.6 billion USD from exports in October, raising the total export revenue in 10 months to 33.18 billion, rising 1.6 percent from the same time last year.