The Ministry of Industry and Trade has granted 206 franchise licences for foreign brands in Việt Nam since 2007, reports from the ministry showed.
General Director of the Vietnam Railways (VNR) Vu Ta Tung has instructed the Hanoi and Saigon Railways to help transport free of charge onions from southern provinces.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has recognized Cu Chi in Ho Chi Minh city as meeting the new rural area model standard in 2015.
The Ministry of Finance on April 13th issued decree 48, modifying the preferential import tariff on some petrol and oil products.
The Commercial Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) sealed credit contracts to provide roughly USD147 million for the construction of two infrastructure projects in Laos.
Six Vietnamese enterprises attended the world’s biggest industrial trade fair—Hannover Messe 2015—in Hanover, Germany alongside 6,500 other exhibitors from 70 countries and territories worldwide.
The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PVN) has earned revenue of VND64.5 trillion (nearly USD3 billion) in the first quarter, equivalent to 72% of the quarter’s target and 18% of the year’s plan, reported the group.
Construction on the Nongtha Complex funded by the Laos-Viet Bank (LVB) began in the Lao capital city of Vientiane on April 12th.
The progress of the construction package of Hanoi – Hai Phong highway project reached approximately 85%, reported the Vietnam Infrastructure Development and Finance Investment Corporation (Vidifi).
The Vinmart Supermarket Joint Stock Company of the country's leading property firm Vingroup has signed a contract to buy a 100 percent stake in the VinatexMart supermarket chain.
The Ho Chi Minh city Investment and Trade Promotion Centre (ITPC) will hold the 2015 Vietnam - Myanmar Trade, Service and Tourism Exhibition in Myanmar from May 20th to 24th.
Vietnam’s export turnover in the first quarter was evaluated at USD35.67 billion, a year-on-year rise of 6.9% (worth nearly USD2.3 billion), reported the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Brazil has removed the temporary suspension of tra fish imports from Vietnam, according to the country’s latest report to the Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
The free trade agreement (FTA) between the Eurasia Economic Union and Vietnam is expected to go into effect within this year, according to Minister Tatyana Valovaya of the Eurasia Economic Union( EEU).
Deputy Prime Minister (PM) Vu Van Ninh has agreed to withdraw all capital of the Vietnam Railway Corporation (VNR) from Hai Phong Railway Compartment Joint Stock Company (JSC).
As many as 53,200 businesses nationwide have joined the Vietnam Automated Cargo and Port Consolidated System and Vietnam Customs Information System (VNACCS/VCIS), with 6.3 million declarations, grossing a trade revenue of more than USD256 billion, reported the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Commodity volume through the seaports system in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau is expected to reach about 58 million tonnes in 2015, grossing a revenue of about VND24 trillion, reported the provincial Department of Transport.