Le Diep Kieu Trang will be taking charge of Facebook's Vietnam operations from its office in Singapore.
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.
The pending Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), if completed this year, will create an important momentum for the economic ties between Vietnam and the US, particularly when the two countries mark the 20th anniversary of normalization of their ties in 2015, most experts agreed.
The National Assembly passed amended Law on Enterprise and Law on Investment in 2014. This amendment and other related laws are anticipated to have a major influence on the country's business environment.
Two-way trade between Vietnam and Mexico in 2014 is likely to exceed USD1.8 billion, up 12 percent against last year, according to Mexico’s Ministry of Economy (SE).