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9/16/2018 5:41:30 AM

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s interview to Singapore’s The Straits Times

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc gave an interview to The Straits Times of Singapore on Vietnam’s policy making and stance on protectionism, ASEAN’s urgent issues and solutions to digital economic development of Vietnam on the occasion of the World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN) 2018 that took place in Hanoi from September 11-13.

  • International Industrial Fair of Vietnam 2017 kicks off

    International Industrial Fair of Vietnam 2017 kicks off

    Public: 10/19/2017 10:00:19 AM

    VNF - The fair aims to assit businesses in finding techonology, investment partners and expanding markets.

  • Vietnam, Singapore bolster economic connectivity, trade cooperation

    Vietnam, Singapore bolster economic connectivity, trade cooperation

    Public: 10/18/2017 4:44:03 PM

    The 13th Vietnam-Singapore Connectivity Ministerial Meeting opened in Hanoi on October 17, aiming to strengthen economic connectivity and trade cooperation between the two countries.

  • Survey reflects optimistic business outlook for Q4

    Survey reflects optimistic business outlook for Q4

    Public: 10/5/2017 9:24:55 AM

    Vietnam's enterprises feel positive about the business climate for the fourth quarter, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

  • E-commerce: disrupting age-old retail habits

    E-commerce: disrupting age-old retail habits

    Public: 10/2/2017 4:00:37 PM

    The proliferation of retail channels and payment methods, as well as disruptive retail methods have become a growing concern capable of threatening the largest retailers in the US. What does the future hold in store for large Vietnamese retailers?

  • Vietnam – Thailand trade to hit 20 billion USD in 2020

    Vietnam – Thailand trade to hit 20 billion USD in 2020

    Public: 9/30/2017 10:18:10 PM

    (VNF) - Vietnam and Thailand will jointly work toward the goal of USD 20 billion in twoway trade value in 2020. The announcement was released at a business connectivity conference in Ho Chi Minh City on September 29.

  • Promoting tourism – Lever to develop Vietnam tourism industry

    Promoting tourism – Lever to develop Vietnam tourism industry

    Public: 9/30/2017 9:18:30 PM

    At the second Vietnam Private Sector Forum (VPSF), according to experts, promoting tourism was identified as one of the three "bottlenecks" of Vietnam's tourism sector that affirms that focusing on improving the effectiveness of tourism promotion is the urgent and long-term solution for tourism development.

  • EU, promising market of Vietnamese processed chicken meat

    EU, promising market of Vietnamese processed chicken meat

    Public: 9/29/2017 11:53:03 PM

    (VNF) - Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Vu Van Tam had a working session in Hanoi on September 28 with the Dutch company Jan Zandbergen, and some partners exporting livestock products to the EU.

  • Vietnam’s economy performance in 9 months

    Vietnam’s economy performance in 9 months

    Public: 9/29/2017 1:53:44 PM

    Attracting Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to Vietnam is in record high as of September 20, with newly registered capital of 14.6 billion USD.

  • Developing “agriculture 4.0”

    Developing “agriculture 4.0”

    Public: 9/28/2017 1:43:37 PM

    Agriculture is a foundation, a development axis, and a strong pillar of the economy. Over the years, the sector has recorded continuous growth with important achievements, contributing to nationwide economic stability, reducing poverty and improving the standard of living for rural residents.

  • Foreign experts in VN earn about USD 88.000

    Foreign experts in VN earn about USD 88.000

    Public: 9/28/2017 9:31:36 AM

    VNF - Vietnam is becoming a promising land for foreign experts as their average income in Vietnam is USD 88,096 per year and, 36% of them have income up 25% up since moving here.

  • Vietnam says bad debts under control

    Vietnam says bad debts under control

    Public: 9/27/2017 4:48:57 PM

    Nonperforming loans (NPLs) must be revolved at the earliest, especially in the banking and financial sector, in order to strengthen Vietnam’s economy, ensure efficiency and boost effectiveness in capital allocation, a World Bank Group (WBG) official told a seminar yesterday.

  • ADB on Vietnam & sustainable development

    ADB on Vietnam & sustainable development

    Public: 9/27/2017 2:52:34 PM

    (VNF) - Vietnam’s economy continues to perform well despite several setbacks, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in a new flagship report launched on Sep 26.

  • Vietnam's trade deficit declining

    Vietnam's trade deficit declining

    Public: 9/27/2017 11:12:30 AM

    Vietnam’s trade deficit in the year to mid-September had substantially narrowed down to a mere US$701 million, equivalent to 0.5% of export revenue, owing to better export performance in recent months, data from the General Department of Vietnam Customs shows.

  • Fast-paced development of Miniso store chains

    Fast-paced development of Miniso store chains

    Public: 9/26/2017 3:13:15 PM

    VNF - Average about 80-100 new stores opens every month in many countries. Miniso’s ambition is to have 6,000 stores worldwide by 2020.

  • Cash remains king in Vietnam

    Cash remains king in Vietnam

    Public: 9/25/2017 1:24:36 PM

    Even though the majority of employees are paid via bank transfers, most still prefer physical banknotes in their pockets

  • Workshop promotes Vietnam - Russia trade ties

    Workshop promotes Vietnam - Russia trade ties

    Public: 9/23/2017 4:03:15 PM

    The Russian Centre for Sciences and Culture of the Embassy of Russia in Vietnam and the Saint Petersburg State University jointly organised a workshop to promote trade ties between Vietnam and Russia in Hanoi on September 22.

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