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US toy producers plan to move operations to Vietnam

Several toy makers of the US are intending to move their production facilities in China to other markets, including Vietnam, due to concerns about negative effects from the US-China trade war.

  • Ho Chi Minh city Start-up Investment Fund launched

    Ho Chi Minh city Start-up Investment Fund launched

    Public: 5/19/2016 3:27:33 PM

    The Ho Chi Minh city Start-up Investment Fund (HSIF) was launched on May 17th with the initial capital of VND30 billion.

  • Quang Ninh sets up Labour Union for IZs

    Quang Ninh sets up Labour Union for IZs

    Public: 5/19/2016 3:17:04 PM

    On May 19th, the Quang Ninh provincial Confederation of Labour announced a decision establishing the Quang Ninh Industrial Zones (IZs) Labour Union in Ha Long city.

  • Information portal on banking sector launched

    Information portal on banking sector launched

    Public: 5/18/2016 3:37:15 PM

    On May 17th, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) launched an informational portal on the banking sector’s scientific and technological activities at www.khoahocnganhang.org.vn.

  • Australia shares lessons on better breeding cattle for profit

    Australia shares lessons on better breeding cattle for profit

    Public: 5/17/2016 8:26:03 PM

    (VNF) - A seminar on breeding cattle for profit was organzied in Hanoi by the Vietnam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) with support from the Australian Government, Meat and Livestock Australia and LiveCorp.

  • Hanoi's largest inland container depot kicked off

    Hanoi's largest inland container depot kicked off

    Public: 5/17/2016 5:54:36 AM

    (VNF) - The construction of Hanoi’s largest inland container depot in Co Bi ward, Gia Lam district was kicked off on May 15th by Hanel One-member Co Ltd and Lang Ha Tower Co., Ltd.

  • USD150 million loan to support nation’s competitiveness

    USD150 million loan to support nation’s competitiveness

    Public: 5/13/2016 12:10:32 PM

    (VNF) - On May 12th, the World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved a USD150 million loan to Vietnamese Government for the Third Economic Management and Competitiveness development policy operation.

  • GE Power pours USD250 million to Doosan Engineering & Construction

    GE Power pours USD250 million to Doosan Engineering & Construction

    Public: 5/13/2016 6:16:44 AM

    (VNF) - GE Power announced that it has signed a USD250 million-purchase agreement to acquire the heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) business of Doosan Engineering & Construction.

  • Market participants enjoy training program on environmental and social reporting

    Market participants enjoy training program on environmental and social reporting

    Public: 5/13/2016 2:24:00 AM

    (VNF) - The State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC), the International Finance Cooperation (IFC), Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) and Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) co-hosted training programs on environmental and social (E&S) reporting for market participants in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city.

  • Budget deficit reaches some VND54 trillion in four months

    Budget deficit reaches some VND54 trillion in four months

    Public: 5/10/2016 3:42:43 PM

    The latest statistics by the Ministry of Finance showed that the state budget deficit over the past four months reached an estimated VND53.6 trillion, 21.1% of the year's estimate.

  • Quang Ninh promotes investment on agriculture

    Quang Ninh promotes investment on agriculture

    Public: 5/7/2016 4:39:54 PM

    Mr Dang Huy Hau, Standing Vice Head of the Quang Ninh province People’s Committee on May 6th chaired a meeting to prepare for the Conference to promote investment for agricultural sector.

  • New anti-dumping tax to be imposed on imported steel products

    New anti-dumping tax to be imposed on imported steel products

    Public: 5/7/2016 3:46:33 PM

    The Minister of Industry and Trade has issued a decision on the results of the first review of the application of anti-dumping measures on cold-rolled stainless steel products imported from some manufacturers in China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Taiwan (China).

  • PM approves more capital for Da Nang city Sustainable Development project

    PM approves more capital for Da Nang city Sustainable Development project

    Public: 5/6/2016 3:49:13 PM

    Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved an adjustment of World Bank-funded Da Nang city Sustainable Development project.

  • From 15h00 May 5th: Petrol price increases

    From 15h00 May 5th: Petrol price increases

    Public: 5/6/2016 2:31:14 AM

    (VNF) - The domestic retail petrol price has been increased from 15h00 on May 5th, ranging VND300-650 per litter. The use of fuel price stabilization fund (FEPC) also raises.

  • Steering Committee for Hanoi’s key projects established

    Steering Committee for Hanoi’s key projects established

    Public: 5/5/2016 11:39:11 AM

    Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung has signed Decision 2038/QD-UBND establishing a Steering Committee for key projects of the city during the 2016-2020 period.

  • Hanoi sets up Steering Committee for key projects

    Hanoi sets up Steering Committee for key projects

    Public: 5/4/2016 3:51:26 PM

    Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung has signed Decision 2038/QD-UBND establishing a Steering Committee for key projects of the city during the 2016-2020 period.

  • Trade surplus grows USD100 million in April

    Trade surplus grows USD100 million in April

    Public: 5/1/2016 11:34:00 AM

    Vietnam’s trade balance in April reached an approximate USD100 million surplus, bringing the figure for the first four months to USD1.46 billion, reported the General Statistics Office on April 28th.

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