Vietnam enjoys strong export growth

11/05/2017 17:06

Vietnam exported US$16.7 billion worth of goods in April, raising the total export turnover in four months to US$61.3 billion, a year-on-year increase of 15.4 percent, according to the General Statistics Office.

Can Tho seeks ways to export bananas to Republic of Korea

11/05/2017 16:48

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and a Korean company, which provides fresh fruits and agricultural products for supermarkets and commercial centres, discussed ways to export local bananas to the Republic of Korea (RoK) on May 10.

Five Vietnam's travel startups in finals of nursery program

11/05/2017 16:28

PSNews - Organizers of the Mekong Innovative Startup Tourism (MIST) accelerator program announced that 12 startups from Cambodia, the Lao PDR, Myanmar and Viet Nam have qualified to pitch their business plans to investors at the Mekong Tourism Forum, 6 June in Luang Prabang, Lao PDR.

Almost 700 Vietnamese firms lose export licences to US

10/05/2017 20:25

The American Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cancelled the import licences of 679 Vietnamese food and beverage manufactureres that did not re-register with the agency as required, or did so without following current procedures.

Germany helps Vietnam expand wind power development

09/05/2017 15:31

The project “Support to the Up-Scaling of Wind Power in Vietnam funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) was reviewed in a seminar in Hanoi on May 8.

PM to hold talk with enterprises

09/05/2017 14:46

PSNews-The Prime Minister - Enterprises Dialogue 2017 is expected to welcome some 2,000 representatives of businesses in Vietnam, 4 times larger than the number of the previous year, of which representatives of domestic private enterprises will make up a significant proportion (1,500 delegates).

Vietnam back to mulling macadamia nuts as cash crop

08/05/2017 20:48

The Vietnam Macadamia Association has recommended once again that more farmers cultivate macadamia nuts as an alternative agriculture cash crop due to its relatively low input capital and high earnings potential.

Urgent need to develop private economy

07/05/2017 14:41

High on the agenda of the on-going 5th session of the Party Central Committee is economic development, particularly of the private economic sector.

Decree designed to encourage investment in agriculture

05/05/2017 09:16

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) said it is collecting opinions from organisations and individuals for a draft decree on policies to encourage investment in agriculture and rural development.

All casinos can pilot serving Vietnamese customers

04/05/2017 17:10

The draft circular to guide the implementation of certain clauses of Decree No.03/2017/ND-CP issued by the government on casino business has no clause restricting which casino in which region can pilot opening to Vietnamese customers.

New strategy to develop national organic agriculture

04/05/2017 08:48

Planting areas for organic agriculture will be expanded, while trade and consumption of organic products will be promoted, according to the new strategy to develop the nation’s organic agriculture.