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10/18/2018 10:56:15 AM

Vietnam, EU show efforts to soon put EVFTA in place

Vietnam and the European Union (EU) demonstrated their efforts to push the early signing, ratification and implementation of their free trade agreement and Investment Protection Agreement (IPA) during Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s ongoing visit to Europe.

  • Prime Minister meets Indonesian business leaders

    Prime Minister meets Indonesian business leaders

    Public: 10/12/2018 12:18:10 PM

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc pledged to create the best possible conditions for foreign investors, including those from Indonesia, during his meetings with leaders of Ciputra Group and PT Nikko Sekuritas Indonesia in Bali, Indonesia, on October 12.

  • Bac Giang attracts large investments in tourism development

    Bac Giang attracts large investments in tourism development

    Public: 10/12/2018 11:02:13 AM

    Ten investors have pledged to invest more than VND35 trillion (US$1.52 billion) into 16 tourism development projects in the northern province of Bac Giang.

  • Vietnam fastest growing ASEAN economy: SCB

    Vietnam fastest growing ASEAN economy: SCB

    Public: 10/12/2018 9:26:52 AM

    Standard Chartered Bank continues to expect Viet Nam’s robust GDP growth of 7 per cent in 2018, driven by strong FDI-supported electronics manufacturing and rising consumption.

  • PM calls for Japanese firms’ help in supporting, high-tech industries

    PM calls for Japanese firms’ help in supporting, high-tech industries

    Public: 10/10/2018 7:02:12 PM

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc called on Japanese businesses to help their Vietnamese peers develop the supporting and high-technology industries, during a talk with relevant major Japanese enterprises operating in these fields in Tokyo on October 10.

  • Vietnam to hold 10th World Rice Conference

    Vietnam to hold 10th World Rice Conference

    Public: 10/10/2018 2:06:40 PM

    The 2018 The Rice Trader (TRT) World Rice Conference, the world’s most premier conference focused solely on the rice trade, is celebrating its 10th annual conference, which will be held in Hanoi.

  • PM pledges to improve business climate for Japanese investors

    PM pledges to improve business climate for Japanese investors

    Public: 10/8/2018 10:38:56 PM

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that Vietnam vows to create the best business environment for Japanese enterprises and urged them to expand activities in the country and increase connections with local firms.

  • Vingroup acquires supermarket chain Fivimart

    Vingroup acquires supermarket chain Fivimart

    Public: 10/8/2018 4:00:46 PM

    VinCommerce, a subsidiary of Vietnam's largest privately-run conglomerate Vingroup, has completed the acquisition of the supermarket chain Fivimart from Nhat Nam Trade Company, according to local media reports.

  • Tax agency to inspect underperforming foreign firms

    Tax agency to inspect underperforming foreign firms

    Public: 10/8/2018 3:54:57 PM

    The General Department of Taxation has been reviewing press information about foreign firms continuously reporting loss to have inspection plan in the upcoming time.

  • Local firms and farmers must meet tracebility requirements in foreign markets

    Local firms and farmers must meet tracebility requirements in foreign markets

    Public: 10/7/2018 10:32:28 AM

    Local enterprises and farmers needed more information about the origin of export products because importers and retailers overseas had higher demands for traceability of agricultural products, according to experts.

  • Thua Thien-Hue inaugurates 35MW solar power plant

    Thua Thien-Hue inaugurates 35MW solar power plant

    Public: 10/6/2018 6:47:58 AM

    The Phong Dien solar power plant, with a capacity of 35 MW, was put into operation in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on October 5.

  • EVN inks 35 solar power purchase deals with private firms

    EVN inks 35 solar power purchase deals with private firms

    Public: 10/5/2018 7:37:51 PM

    Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) has to date signed 35 power purchase agreements (PPAs) with private solar power firms that have a combined capacity of 2,271 MW.

  • CCIFV: Connecting French firms with Vietnamese peers

    CCIFV: Connecting French firms with Vietnamese peers

    Public: 10/5/2018 3:44:37 PM

    Within two decades, the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Vietnam (CCIFV) has established itself as the biggest European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam.

  • Vietnam’s GDP to grow 6.8 percent this year: WB

    Vietnam’s GDP to grow 6.8 percent this year: WB

    Public: 10/5/2018 3:37:08 PM

    The World Bank (WB) predicts Vietnam’s GDP growth this year at 6.8 percent in its East Asia Pacific Economic Update released on October 4, compared to the 6.5-percent projection last April.

  • Vietnam, New Zealand to further facilitate two-way trade, investment

    Vietnam, New Zealand to further facilitate two-way trade, investment

    Public: 10/5/2018 3:31:24 PM

    Vietnam and New Zealand on October 4 agreed to continue facilitating trade and investment between the two countries and providing broader access for agricultural products to each other’s market.

  • Listed VN companies revise business targets

    Listed VN companies revise business targets

    Public: 10/5/2018 8:24:11 AM

    Several listed companies want to adjust their business targets for this year with the end of 2018 approaching.

  • Logistics firm Lalamove enters Hà Nội

    Logistics firm Lalamove enters Hà Nội

    Public: 10/5/2018 8:18:45 AM

    Hong Kong-based on-demand logistics company Lalamove on Wednesday officially announced its entry into Hà Nội, one year after it started operations in HCM City.

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