On June 10, the Embassy of Angola in Vietnam in conjunction with Vietnam – Africa International Cooperation and Trading (VIAF) held a ceremony to launch “Vietnam – Angola business portal" at http://viaf.vn
(VNF) - The State Bank of Vietnam and the World Bank on July 9th (US local time)signed four credit agreements totaling USD507 million to support Vietnam’s priorities in sustainable agriculture, poverty reduction, and a bus rapid transit system.
(VNF) - Australia will continue to provide aid to Vietnam for the next five years to support the country’s long-term development needs.
A fair on industry and trade in the Northern Central Coastal region was launched in Quang Tri province on Wednesday, featuring around 500 exhibition booths run by nearly 240 domestic and international enterprises.
(VNF) - A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the Vietnamese State-owned company, Electricity of Vietnam (EVN), and GE on July 8th during the historic visit of Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong to the US.
Vietnam and France have had a number of cooperative activities in energy, including oil and gas exploration, exploitation and processing as well as technology transfer, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Cao Quoc Hung at a forum in Paris on Tuesday.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has adopted measures to prevent passengers’ luggage theft, while local air carriers are now requested to publicize their seat availability in an effort to avert rip-offs.
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has officially operated its new aircraft A350 on the domestic Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City route.
The central province of Thua Thien-Hue attracted a total of more than 2.8 trillion VND (128.4 million USD) in its industrial zones in the first half of 2015, a 112 percent of the annual target.
With only six months left for Vietnam to be fully integrated into the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), local enterprises are slowly getting ready for the big game ahead, which brings about numerous opportunities and formidable challenges as well.
Bac Lieu province in the Mekong Delta reported a 11.87 percent GDP growth in the first six months with positive signs in several key sectors.
(VNF) - The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has signed Japanese ODA loan agreements with the Vietnamese Government to provide up to JPY66.86 billion for five projects.
The ground-breaking ceremony for the solar power project in the central province of Quang Binhwas kicked off on July 1st.
(VNF) - GE announced the appointment of Pham Hong Son, Country Manager, Renewable Energy, GE Power and Water as the new CEO of GE Vietnam and Cambodia, driving the company’s local growth.
(VNF) - World leading mining experts from the Australian International Mining for Development Centre traveled to Hanoi from June 29th 30th to share their experiences in sustainable mining.
As of June 20th, the northern province of Quang Ninh licensed additional two FDI projects with a registered capital of USD8.3 million, reported the provincial Department of Planning and Investment.
Budget collection in the first six months this year still rose 6% against the same period last year, reported the Ministry of Finance.