Việt Nam expects Indian firms to invest more in Việt Nam, Deputy Prime Minister Trịnh Đình Dũng said at the Việt Nam-India Business Forum held in Hà Nội on Monday.
Vietnam had 77,542 newly-established enterprises from the start of the year, with a total registered capital of VND468.1 trillion, a 29.2% increase in number and a 37.9% rise in capital over a year earlier, reported the General Statistics Office.
As of October 15th, the export of mobile phones and related components were valued at USD24.3 billion, up nearly USD6.2 billion compared to the same period last year, reported the General Department of Customs.
Exports of agricultural, forestry and fishery products were valued at USD2.55 billion in October, bringing the figure for the first ten months this year to USD24.61 billion, down 3.8% over a year earlier, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
(VNF) - The EU Public Finance Modernization Project (EU-PFMO) – Capacity building support to the Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance was launched in Hanoi on October 28th.
The country saw a small rise in the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in October mainly due to increases in prices of oil, petrol and running-water price adjustment in some localities, reported the General Statistics Office.
The 16th Lang Son provincial Party Congress for the 2015-2020 tenure was organised on October 28th under the direction of Ngo Van Du, Politburo member, Party Central Secretary (PCC) Secretary and Head of the PCC Commission on Inspection.
Siemens AG President and CEO Joe Kaeser paid his first visit to Vietnam last week in order to strengthen and promote the successful cooperation and relationship between this world-leading technology company with one of the most dynamic economies in the world.
A Swiss/European business delegation will visit Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on October 26th - 30th 2015 to explore business opportunities with Vietnam’s ICT and software development industries, organized by the Swiss Import Promotion Programme SIPPO and tcbe.ch – ICT Cluster Bern, Switzerland.
(VNF) - A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was inked in Hanoi on October 26th between the Vietnam Atomic Energy Agency (VAEA) and GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) to enhancing the agency’s understanding of light water reactor technology and nuclear project management.
Hanoi’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) in October increased 0.12% from the previous month, reported the municipal Statistics Office.
Fruit and vegetable export turnover was estimated at USD1.3 billion in the first nine months this year, a year-on-year rise of 116%, according to statistics by the Vietnam Vegetable and Fruit Association (Vinafruit).
The 24th Vietnam International Industrial Fair (VIIF) opened on October 20th in Hanoi with the participation of 150 Vietnamese enterprises and nearly 100 companies from the Republic of Korea, China, Taiwan (China), Malaysia, Russia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria and India.
(VNF) - The Woolmark Company is hosting two exhibitions in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city, to encourage international retailers and brands to source Australian Merino wool products from manufacturers in the nation.
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung has approved the Dam Vac bridge project using OPEC Fund for International Development’s capital.
Prime Minister, Nguyen Tan Dung (PM) has asked the State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) to choose suitable time to report to him to consider and decide the withdrawal of state capital from 10 enterprises.
(VNF) - The Vietnam Military-run Telecommunications Group (Viettel) on October 15th launched its mobile and internet services in Tanzania (the tenth international market) under the brand name of Halotel.