The Vietnamese cashew sector is working with Cambodia’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries and Cambodian firms to develop a 1-million-ton cashew material region in Cambodia.
(VNF) - General Electric (GE) will supply two sets of high-efficiency steam turbines and generators to the EPC consortium of Russia-based OJSC Power Machines and PetroVietnam Technical Services Corporation for the new Long Phu 1 coal-fired thermal power plant in Soc Trang province.
Vietnam earned USD14.5 billion from commodity exports in August, a 2.3% rise from the previous month, reported the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s General Statistics Office (GSO).
Vietnam has risen to the fifth place among the world’s biggest instant coffee exporters, behind Brazil, Indonesia, Malaysia and India, according to the US Department of Agriculture.
Ho Chi Minh city will organise Online Shopping Day on August 29th, reported the municipal Department of Industry and Trade on August 25th.
Vietnam imported 9,500 CBU (Completely-Built Unit) autos in July 2015, a 1.8% reduction in volume from the previous month, reported the General Department of Customs.
(VNF) - Businesses in Vietnam, among other countries in the region, are invited to participate in the New Colombo Plan Internship and Mentorship Network recently launched by the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop.
Vietnam exported 3.34 million tonnes of rice from the start of the year to August 13th, valued at USD1.42 billion, according to the latest statistics by the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).
(VNF) – Auto sales in July reached about 20,350 units, a 9% rise from the previous month and a 61% increase over a year earlier, said the Vietnam Auto Manufacturers Association (VAMA).
Businesses from Canada are seeking to expand trade in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam, especially in chemicals, agriculture pharmaceuticals, seafood material and education.
The Department of Livestock will conduct probes into whether sale of chicken thighs at cheap prices in Vietnam by U.S. businesses is considered dumping while a Georgia-based trade organization has denied such dumping complaints lodged by Vietnamese poultry businesses.
Vietnam ranked first among the ASEAN countries for the number of country code top-level domains registered, with 318,812 domain names added by June 30.
Ho Chi Minh City and Japan are increasingly important partners across many fields but especially in trade and investment.
(VNF) - The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) continues to support the “Strengthening the effectiveness of Vietnam Automated Cargo Clearance System (VNACCS)” technical cooperation project, which will officially start from August 1st, 2015.
(VNF) - Ms Jo Goodhew, New Zealand Minister for Food Safety and associate Minister for Primary Industries, is paying a working visit to Vietnam from July 27th - 30th.
Exports of tra fish to the UK rose 43 percent in value in the first six months compared to the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
The Vietnam Real Estate Expo 2015 will be held from July 31st to August 2nd, at the National Architecture and Planning and Construction Exhibition Center in Hanoi, said the Vietnam National Real Estate Association (VNREA) in a press conference on July 23rd.