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Vietnam’s economy improves further: WB

Vietnam’s economy is forecast to continue improving, with gross domestic product (GDP) to expand by 6.8 percent this year, said the World Bank (WB) in its latest economic update for Vietnam.

  • Vietnamese banks named on Forbes’ biggest firms list

    Vietnamese banks named on Forbes’ biggest firms list

    Public: 5/11/2015 5:23:10 PM

    The US’s Magazine Forbes has announced the world’s biggest companies list in 2015 (Global 200).

  • Vietnam, US to develop competitive power market

    Vietnam, US to develop competitive power market

    Public: 5/7/2015 11:52:53 PM

    (VNF) - The US Department of State Bureau of Energy Resources (ENR) and the Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam (ERAV) on May 7th signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for technical support from ENR for the development of Vietnam's competitive power market.

  • Int’l exhibition on Vietnamese food to be held in mid-May

    Public: 5/7/2015 5:20:57 PM

    (VNF)- The Vietnam International Food Industry Exhibition 2015 (Vietnam Foodexpo 2015) will be held from May 13th-16th at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC), Ho Chi Minh city.

  • State Bank raises inter-bank VND/USD rate by 1 percent

    State Bank raises inter-bank VND/USD rate by 1 percent

    Public: 5/7/2015 5:17:21 PM

    The State Bank of Vietnam raised the inter-bank average exchange rate between the VND and USD by 1 percent early on May 7th, from VND21,458 to VND21,673 per one USD.

  • Dong Nai lures USD982 million of FDI capital in four months

    Dong Nai lures USD982 million of FDI capital in four months

    Public: 5/6/2015 6:04:58 PM

    The southern province of Dong Nai lured USD982 million of FDI capital in the first four months this year, including both newly-registered and increased capital, reported the provincial Department of Planning and Investment.

  • Vietnam attends Paris International Fair 2015

    Public: 5/6/2015 5:11:19 PM

    The Paris International Fair 2015 will be held at the Versailles Convention and Exhibition Center from April 28th to May 10th, with the participation of 1,800 exhibitors from 50 countries and territories, including Vietnam.

  • Four-month tax collection hits over VND314 trillion

    Four-month tax collection hits over VND314 trillion

    Public: 5/6/2015 5:00:44 PM

    Total tax collection in the first four months this year reached an estimated VND314.1 trillion, 34.5% of the year’s estimate and a year-on-year rise of 9.4%, reported the Ministry of Finance (MoF).

  • Deputy PM urges approval of macadamia development scheme

    Deputy PM urges approval of macadamia development scheme

    Public: 4/30/2015 4:39:41 PM

    (VNF) - Deputy Prime Minister (PM) Hoang Trung Hai has assigned the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to preside over and coordinate with related agencies and localities to continue to follow PM Nguyen Tan Dung’s direction on developing macadamia plantation and promptly approving the development scheme for the tree.

  • First OCOP fair in Quang Ninh

    First OCOP fair in Quang Ninh

    Public: 4/30/2015 4:36:17 PM

    (VNF) - The first One Commune One Product (OCOP) fair, themed “Quang Ninh Trademark – Convergence and Pervasion”, opened on April 26th, in the northern province of Quang Ninh.

  • Granting quota for sugar products imported from Laos

    Granting quota for sugar products imported from Laos

    Public: 4/26/2015 5:10:48 PM

    (VNF) - The Prime Minister (PM) has agreed to the proposal of the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on adding import quotas to sugar products produced by Hoang Anh - Gia Lai Group in Laos, in a deal worth 50,000 tonnes of commodities which are offered a preferential import tax rate of 2.5%.

  • April CPI soars 0.14%

    April CPI soars 0.14%

    Public: 4/26/2015 4:43:56 PM

    (VNF) - The Consumer Price Index in April increased 0.14% from the previous month and 0.99% compared to the same month last year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).

  • Japanese seafood firms seek cooperation with Vietnam

    Japanese seafood firms seek cooperation with Vietnam

    Public: 4/25/2015 5:28:40 PM

    On April 23rd, 20 small to medium-sized seafood businesses of Ishinomaki city in Japan’s Myagi province met Vietnamese seafood processors in Ho Chi Minh city.

  • FDI firms gains majority of Vietnam’s trade turnover

    FDI firms gains majority of Vietnam’s trade turnover

    Public: 4/25/2015 5:24:16 PM

    (VNF) - As of April 15th, Vietnam’s total trade turnover reached USD88.4 billion, a year-on-year rise of 13.9% (equivalent to USD10.82 billion), according to the latest statistics by the General Department of Customs.

  • Phu Quoc lures over VND144 trillion of investment capital

    Phu Quoc lures over VND144 trillion of investment capital

    Public: 4/25/2015 5:21:06 PM

    (VNF) - Phu Quoc island district has so far had 143 licensed projects over an area of 5,059 hectares, with a capital of over VND144 trillion, according to the Phu Quoc Management Board for investment and development.

  • State supports capital for construction of roadlinking Sapa to Noi Bai-Lao Cai highway

    State supports capital for construction of roadlinking Sapa to Noi Bai-Lao Cai highway

    Public: 4/25/2015 5:16:31 PM

    (VNF) - Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung has agreed in principle to the State’s financial support to build a junction road from the Noi Bai – Lao Cai highway to Sa Pa town in the form of BOT (Build-Operate-Transfer).

  • Kon Tum hosts Central Highlands industry and trade fair 2015

    Kon Tum hosts Central Highlands industry and trade fair 2015

    Public: 4/25/2015 5:13:22 PM

    (VNF) - The Central Highlands industry and trade fair 2015 opened on April 24th in Kon Tum province.

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