The European Union today launches a project, entitled World Cities Vietnam aimed to promote the exchange of experience and best practice on regional and urban development policies.
Vietnam’s real estate market attracted over US$600 million in foreign direct investment in the first five months of this year, according to the General Statistics Office.
Although Vietnam’s livestock industry is thriving, its export potential has yet to be tapped. Most of the country’s livestock products only serve domestic markets.
The national oil giant has contributed $1.6 billion to the state budget so far this year.
The Mekong Delta is emerging as a destination for both domestic and foreign retail companies who have spotted potential in the local retail market, the Cong Thuong (Industry & Trade) newspaper reported.
The Northern Power Corporation (EVNEPC) has reported that in the first five months of this year, the firm supplied 21.4 billion kWh of commercial electricity, a rise of 12.47%year on year and reaching 37.14% of its yearly target.
A survey of Vietnamese fruit growers has found that most depend too much on Chinese buyers for their livelihood.
PSNews- Hyundai Thanh Cong Vietnam company has officially released the 15,000th SantaFe model car from its factory in Ninh Binh province.
Support provided to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will not be in cash, but rather take the form of favourable conditions in order for SMEs to grow, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Dang Huy Dong has said.
Vietnam exported 48,000 tonnes of tea in the first five months of this year, raking in US$73 million, representing year-on-year increases of 14.3% in volume and 12.4% in value.
PSNews - Toyota Vietnam said that the Japanese car joint venture will sell its Prius cars on the Vietnamese market as soon as an import tax on this car model has been determined.
The real estate markets of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City saw a recent breakthrough when work on several large-scale projects was resumed after long years of delay.
The Hanoi People’s Committee, BRG Group and Japan’s Sumitomo Corporation signed a cooperation agreement on developing Nhat Tan-Noi Bai urban project with total investment of more than US$4 billion, aiming to build the most modern smart city of Southeast Asia in the north of Hanoi.
PSNews- The owner of Thoai Khoa Private Enterprise in Phu Dong ward, Tuy Hoa city, Phu Yen city confirmed that he spent 66 million VND to buy a bluefin tuna from Huynh Van Quy, a local fisherman. This is the most expensive bluefin tuna ever caught by Phu Yen fishermen.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met representatives of many major Japanese enterprises in Tokyo on June 5, part of his official visit to Japan.
“GDP growth has important significance for Vietnam as it creates resources for investment & development, generates jobs, and increases the budget revenue to spend more on investment and social welfare, contributing to political stability,” Nguyen Chi Dung, Minister of Planning and Investment (MPI), said recently in an interview with Thoi Bao Kinh Te Sai Gon.
The HCM City People’s Committee has notified the Ministry of Construction that it agrees with the ministry’s master plan to boost capacity by up to 40% at the Tan Son Nhat International Airport.
Due to solid economic growth over the past decade and the expanding Vietnamese middle income class the demand for a wider variety and higher quality of commodities has been steadily on the uptick.
Experts from the World Bank have made four key recommendations to resolve Vietnam’s problem of non-performing loans (NPLs).
A workshop on new trends and demands in tourism development took place in Hanoi on May 31, gathering managers, experts and businesses operating in the sector.