Vietnam’s Van Don International Airport has opened for operations in order to gain private funding to develop further national infrastructure projects.
(VNF) - Since shifting to the model of a joint-stock company on April 1st last year, Vietnam Airlines operated 127,500 safe flights, transporting 17.4 million passengers and 221.6 thousand tonnes of cargo, consolidated revenue exceeding VND69 trillion, consolidated profit before tax reaching VND1,048.8 billion, and contributing VND 4.7 trillion to the state budget.
The Vietnam Pepper Association (VPA) reported it has proposed that the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development establish a transaction floor for pepper.
(VNF) - A seminar on breeding cattle for profit was organzied in Hanoi by the Vietnam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) with support from the Australian Government, Meat and Livestock Australia and LiveCorp.
(VNF) - On May 12th, the World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved a USD150 million loan to Vietnamese Government for the Third Economic Management and Competitiveness development policy operation.
(VNF) - The State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC), the International Finance Cooperation (IFC), Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) and Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) co-hosted training programs on environmental and social (E&S) reporting for market participants in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city.
Export turnover of agriculture, forestry and fishery exports in April was estimated to reach nearly USD2.97 billion, bringing the total figure for the first four months to USD10.02 billion, a year-on-year rise of 11%, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
(VNF) - Australian Government has commenced work on market access for Vietnamese fresh dragon fruits into this country.
(VNF) - The Vietnam Military-run Telecommunications Group (Viettel)’s total overseas investment last year increased by 9% to nearly USD1.5 billion.
(VNF) - Kuwait Petroleum International Ltd and Japan's Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd have applied to form the 50:50 Idemitsu Q8 Petroleum Limited Liability Company to distribute petroleum products in Vietnam.
(VNF) - Australian fruits are enjoyed around the world all year-round, and top-quality Australian table grapes are in season now and available in Vietnam.
(VNF) - Thirteen Canadian pork exporters are participating at the Canada Pork International seminars in Hanoi (April 6th) and Ho Chi Minh city (April 8th) to explore market opportunities and establish new business links with local importers.
(VNF) - On March 30th, the Vietnam Aviation Academy under Ministry of Transport and D’viation Solutions Sdn Bhd from Malaysia signed a collaboration agreement on a comprehensive strategic partnership with the aim of enhancing the aviation education and training in Vietnam.
(VNF) - From March 29th-31st, an Australian delegation from the Hunter Valley Business Network (Hunternet) is visiting Vietnam to meet with nation’s mining industry and to participate in the Australian Technical Mining Conference and Australian’s Exhibition at Mining Vietnam 2016.
Ho Chi Minh (HCM) city continues to apply four market stabilization programs with the participation of 86 enterprises, said the municipal Department of Industry and Trade.
A conference to summarize the five-year trade cooperation program between Ho Chi Minh (HCM) city and southeastern-western provinces and cities for the 2011-2015 period, and realize cooperation plans for the 2016-2020 period, was held in Ho Chi Minh city on March 22nd.
Vietnam’s export turnover to Mexico reached USD1.54 billion (FOB price) in 2015, a year-on-year rise of 49.16% and the highest increase since 2006, reported the Commercial Affairs Office of the Embassy of Vietnam in Mexico.