(VNF) - A conference themed ‘How Doing Good is Good for Business’ will be held on June 28 in HCMC. The event will serve as the platform for businesses, community organisations and government agencies to seek collaboration opportunities in sustainable socio-economic development.
The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), the authorities of six Central provinces and several enterprises joined a conference in Nghe An province on June 22nd, to seek ways to promote industrial agriculture along the corridor of the Ho Chi Minh Road in the North Central region.
(VNF) - Approximately 60,000 Vietnamese workers were sent abroad in the first six month of this year, according to Nguyen Gia Liem, deputy director of the Department of Overseas Labour under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.
The 18th Vietnam International Agriculture Trade Fair (AgroViet 2018) will take place from June 28 to July 1 in the central city of Da Nang, announced the organising board at a press conference in Hanoi on June 18.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has expressed his belief that the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang will become a “treasury” of investors in the near future.
National carrier Vietnam Airlines have raised salaries for the firm’s pilots from June 1 with rises depending on different kinds of airplanes.
The 'Luc Ngan-Bac Giang Lychee Week in Hanoi' just opened at BigC Thang Long on June 13th as part of Bac Giang's activities to promote lychee consumption this year.
The banking sector and commercial banks in particular should innovate to adapt to the forth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) and the wave of fintech companies if they wish to maintain the role as a trusted and comprehensive financial service provider.
Vietnam’s export turnover has so far this year reached USD 82.63 billion, up 18.7% compared to the same period last year. The statistics show that exports are on the right track.
Vietnamese enterprises invested nearly 184.7 million USD in overseas projects in the first five months of this year, according to the General Statistics Office.
The domestic market remained stable in May with total revenue from goods retail sales and services exceeding 354 trillion VND (15.6 billion USD), up 1.5 percent against the previous month and 10.4 percent year-on-year.
The second meeting to prepare for the World Economic Forum on ASEAN 2018 (WEF ASEAN 2018), which is scheduled for September 11-13, took place on June 7 under the chair of Deputy-Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue called on the Chinese side to facilitate customs clearance of Vietnamese agricultural products, including lychees, while addressing an economic forum in Bac Giang province on June 8.
The Cuban leaders spoke highly of Ho Chi Minh City’s development experience while meeting with Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong, who visited the Latin American country from May 31 to June 7.
The participation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in the G7 Outreach Summit and his visit to Canada from June 8-10 are expected to create more opportunities for Vietnamese and Canadian businesses to expand their partnership.
With strong support from authorities, cooperatives in Ho Chi Minh City have developed strongly and are making efforts to expand their trade on agricultural products even into international markets.
Ho Chi Minh City’s revenue from goods retail sales in the first half of this year is estimated at more than VND 328.58 trillion ( USD 14.47 billion), accounting for 65.3 percent of the city’s total earnings from retail sales and services and up 12.9 percent from the same time last year.