(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.
On February 15th, Truong Hai Automobile Joint Stock Company (Thaco) inaugurated and put operation Vietnam's first factory for trailers and special vehicles.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership is considered as typical of the new generation of Free Trade Agreements. It is forecast to affect Vietnam’s economy in various aspects, bringing numerous opportunities but also posing new challenges.
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung has agreed to adjust the development scheme of industrial zones in the southern province of Binh Duong until 2020.
Exports of agricultural, forestry and fishery products are estimated to reach USD2.33 billion in January 2016, down 3.1% over a year earlier, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
The Industrial Production Index (IPI) in January 2016 was estimated to increase 5.9% over a year earlier, reported the General Statistics Office.
The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal will be officially signed on February 4th, in Auckland, New Zealand, with the unanimous support of leaders of TPP member countries, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
(VNF) - The US Department of State Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs announced ten finalists for the 2015 Secretary of State’s Award for Corporate Excellence (ACE).
Preparations of essential goods to ensure adequate supply to meet the demand of Hanoi people during the Lunar New year (Tet) 2016 were completed, said the municipal People’s Committee.
In spite of having entered the nearest month to the Lunar New year (Tet) with its increasing demand for travel and shopping, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) of the whole country in January 2016 remained unchanged compared to December 2015 and only edged up 0.8% over a year earlier, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO) on January 24th.
The Hanoi municipal People’s Committee has issued decision establishing Dong Anh Industrial Complex in Nguyen Khe commune, Dong Anh district, Hanoi.
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung has directed the building of policies to encourage the establishment of a start-up capital investment fund to develop new and hi-technology.
On January 19th, Bloomberg ran an article assessing prospects for the Vietnamese economy in 2016.
Bloomberg has ran an article assessing prospects for the Vietnamese economy in 2016.
The six-lane overpass through the centre of Long Bien district officially opened to traffic on January 18th.
(VNF) - The political risk insurance and credit enhancement arm of the World Bank Group, Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), announced its support to the Hoi Xuan hydropower plant in Thanh Hoa province.
Vietnam’s rice exports in early 2016 will be under less pressure due to low rice inventory from 2015 and contracted rice for delivery in the first quarter of 2016 higher than the same period of the previous years, reported the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).