Binh Duong to develop industry, smart services

07/03/2019 15:22

The southern province of Binh Duong plans to focus on developing industry and smart services in 2019 by improving cooperation between the State, businesses and scientists, and promoting international exchanges.

Van Don Airport betting high on international markets

06/03/2019 19:56

A string of co-operation agreements were inked during a recent meeting on market expansion for the newly-launched Van Don International Airport in the north-eastern province of Quang Ninh, in the hope that Vietnam’s first private airport will soon greet the first foreign arrivals.

Agro-forestry-fishery exports decline slightly since 2018

01/03/2019 21:59

Vietnam’s agro-forestry-fishery exports in February hit 1.93 billion USD, bringing the figure in the first two months of this year to 5.5 billion USD, a decrease of 1.6 percent year-on-year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Blue Whale gas field project to be launched in Quang Nam

01/03/2019 20:56

Deputy head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission and Chairman of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group’s Member Council Tran Sy Thanh held a working session with authorities of the central province of Quang Nam on March 1 to discuss the launch of Blue Whale gas field project – the largest of its kind in Vietnam. 

Vietnam’s retail market sees new trends

01/03/2019 15:15

Future trends of the Vietnamese retail market, including the use of digital and AI, were discussed by more than 400 retail experts at a seminar organised in HCM City on February 28 by Vincom Retail Joint Stock Company.

February’s consumer price index up 0.8 percent

01/03/2019 13:03

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in February rose by 0.8 percent over the previous month, and 2.64 percent year-on-year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on February 28.

DPRK officials visit Viettel’s research, production complex

01/03/2019 11:04

A high-ranking delegation from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) visited a civil equipment research and production complex of the Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) at Hanoi’s Hoa Lac Hi-Tech Park on February 28.

Incentives should be applied for effective FDI firms: Deputy PM

01/03/2019 10:06

Preferential policies should be applied selectively, targeting FDI businesses with effective operation rather than the scale of investment, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said at a working session with the Ministry of Finance in Hanoi on February 28.