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PM urges stronger development of sea-based economy

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked relevant ministries, sectors and localities to further promote marine potential and advantages, overcome shortcomings and adopt timely measures to turn Vietnam into a rich and strong country based on its maritime economy.

  • Tra export to the EU rises over 16%

    Tra export to the EU rises over 16%

    Public: 7/25/2015 11:53:26 AM

    From the start of the year to mid-June, Vietnam’s tra export to Europe was valued at USD129.6 million, a year-on-year reduction of 16.8%, reported the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

  • Japanese-invested steel plant expansion inaugurated

    Japanese-invested steel plant expansion inaugurated

    Public: 7/24/2015 5:54:20 PM

    President Truong Tan Sang attended a ceremony to inaugurate the expanded construction of a steel plant invested by Japanese steelmaker Vina Kyoei in the Phu My I Industrial Park in Tan Thanh district, the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on July 24.

  • Hanoi's price index up 0.18% in July

    Hanoi's price index up 0.18% in July

    Public: 7/24/2015 1:08:45 PM

    Hanoi’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) in July soared 0.18% over a month earlier, 0.77% from the end of 2014 and 0.98% year on year, reported the municipal Statistics Office.

  • Vietjet Air wins gold for marketing project

    Vietjet Air wins gold for marketing project

    Public: 7/23/2015 11:10:00 PM

    Low-budget carrier Vietjet Air has won a Gold Awards 2015 from the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) for its marketing project “With Vietjet, Saigon is closer”, it revealed on July 23.

  • First Vietnam realty expo to boast legally ensured project

    First Vietnam realty expo to boast legally ensured project

    Public: 7/23/2015 10:56:55 PM

    The Vietnam Real-Estate Association (VNREA) is working to ensure the legal status of projects showcased at the upcoming Vietnam realty exposition, as heard during a press conference held on July 23.

  • Quang Ninh province effectively develops farm economy models

    Quang Ninh province effectively develops farm economy models

    Public: 7/23/2015 3:08:11 PM

    Over the past time, the farm economy has been developed in the northern province of Quang Ninh, contributing to the increase in commodity production thanks to the establishment of spearhead and large-scale areas of production.

  • Country ships over 2.8 million tonnes of rice

    Country ships over 2.8 million tonnes of rice

    Public: 7/23/2015 2:54:43 PM

    Vietnam shipped over 2.8 million tonnes of rice from the start of the year to July 16th, valued at USD1.23 billion, reported the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).

  • Strong demand for blue chips lifts both bourses

    Strong demand for blue chips lifts both bourses

    Public: 7/23/2015 12:53:14 PM

    Shares and market liquidity rose significantly on both bourses on July 22 as high market demand pumped huge flows of money into blue chips and key shares.

  • International, domestic retailers plan market expansion

    International, domestic retailers plan market expansion

    Public: 7/23/2015 12:50:36 PM

    Several international and domestic retail firms are actively adjusting their operations in a bid to expand their market shares, according to experts at CBRE Vietnam Co. Ltd.

  • Toyota Vietnam recalls cars over poorly installed airbags

    Toyota Vietnam recalls cars over poorly installed airbags

    Public: 7/21/2015 1:54:54 PM

    Toyota Vietnam is recalling almost 4,000 cars across the country with improperly installed Takata airbags which have sparked a global recall.

  • Vietnam, Japan boost links in agriculture technology

    Vietnam, Japan boost links in agriculture technology

    Public: 7/21/2015 1:30:54 PM

    Vietnamese and Japanese scientists working in micro-electro-mechanical and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies gathered at a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on July 20 to discuss specific orientations for researching, designing, manufacturing and applying agricultural production technologies.

  • Car sales increase 58 percent over last year

    Car sales increase 58 percent over last year

    Public: 7/20/2015 5:19:13 PM

    Sales of automobiles rose in most segments during the first half of the year in comparison with the same period last year.

  • Vietnam’s growth strengthens despite mixed progress on structural reforms, said WB

    Vietnam’s growth strengthens despite mixed progress on structural reforms, said WB

    Public: 7/20/2015 5:02:29 PM

    (VNF) - Vietnam’s economic growth has continued to strengthen with gross domestic product (GDP) is estimated to expand 6.28 percent during the first half of 2015, according to the World Bank’s latest Taking Stock report issued on July 20th.

  • Retail property sales climb in two main cities, but not rents

    Retail property sales climb in two main cities, but not rents

    Public: 7/20/2015 10:23:38 AM

    The retail property segment in the two major cities of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City saw recovery in occupancy but not in rent, Savills Vietnam said.

  • Vietnam to benefit from RCEP market region

    Vietnam to benefit from RCEP market region

    Public: 7/19/2015 9:28:50 AM

    Vietnam will be able to access a huge market of 3.4 billion people when it joins the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).

  • Construction of Vinh Tan 1 thermal plant underway

    Public: 7/19/2015 8:41:45 AM

    The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) on July 18 announced the start of work on the construction of the Vinh Tan 1 thermoelectricity in central Binh Thuan province.

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