Greenlight Hub launched on October 19 in Hanoi.
Vietnam is the fifth most recognised coffee producing country in the US – the world’s largest coffee consuming market, according to a recent survey by the Colombian Coffee Growers Federation (FNC).
The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), which is expected to be formed by the end of 2015, aims to add impetus to economic development and global integration of regional countries. Vietnamese enterprises will be presented with both challenges and opportunities when they join the community.
Vietnam’s exports to China’s Hong Kong saw a significant yearly increase of some 26.7 percent to top USD5.2 billion in 2014, Vietnamese Consul General in Hong Kong and Macau Hoang Chi Trung said.
Vietnamese exports to Canada expanded by 34.55 percent on year to USD2.08 billion in 2014, said the Vietnam Industry and Trade Information Centre under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
The construction of a gas processing plant, part of the Ca Mau Gas-Electricity-Fertiliser Complex, commenced in the southernmost province of Ca Mau on February 7th in the presence of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
(VNF) - The German Business Association (GBA) in Vietnam announced that it has elected a new Board Management for 2015. Mr. Jens Ruebbert, Chief Country Officer of Deutsche Bank AG, was elected as the Chairman of the Board.
The Mekong Delta provinces earned USD229 million from export of 516,000 tonnes of rice in January, up 3.2 percent over the same period last year, according to the Steering Committee for the Southwestern Region.
Vietnam has become China’s second largest ASEAN trade partner in 2014, only after Malaysia, the China-ASEAN Business Council (CABC)’s report revealed on January 30th.
(VNF) - As many as 6,867 new enterprises were established in Vietnam in January 2015, with a registered capital of VND31.7 trillion, the same number of projects as a year earlier but a year-on-year decrease of 27.5% in capital, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
(VNF) - Vietnam-Brazil two-way trade turnover will likely reach around USD4 billion in 2015 thanks to trade promotion activities and measures to expand markets, said economic experts.
Vietnam earned an estimated USD1.95 billion from exports of agro-forestry-fishery products in January, a year-on-year decline of 13.8 percent, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
(VNF) - The Ho Chi Minh (HCM) city Export Processing and Industrial Zones Authority (Hepza) said on January 19 that it expects to attract about USD700 million of investment in 2015.
Vietnam-Singapore trade hit USD15.6 billion (SGD20.4 billion) in 2014, a 20.3 percent surge from 2013, according to the Singapore Department of Statistics.
Vietnam and India have targeted trade revenue of USD7 billion in 2015, increasing to 15 billion USD by 2020.
(VNF) - The domestic Auto market sold sales nearly 158,000 units in 2014, a year-on-year rise of 43%, reported the Vietnam Auto Manufacturers Association (VAMA).
(VNF) - The Hanoi Customs Department collected over VND15.9 trillion worth of tax in 2015, up 9.9% of the year’s target and 12% from the previous year.