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1/17/2019 8:49:34 PM

All opportunities should be grasped: minister

Optimizing all opportunities, even the smallest, to create development breakthroughs is one of the central tasks set for the Ministry of Planning and Investment in 2019, Minister Nguyen Chi Dung has said.

  • Vietnam becomes world's fifth biggest instant coffee exporter

    Vietnam becomes world's fifth biggest instant coffee exporter

    Public: 8/31/2015 5:43:16 PM

    Vietnam has risen to the fifth place among the world’s biggest instant coffee exporters, behind Brazil, Indonesia, Malaysia and India, according to the US Department of Agriculture.

  • 21 businesses to join HCM city Online Shopping Day

    21 businesses to join HCM city Online Shopping Day

    Public: 8/26/2015 2:15:22 PM

    Ho Chi Minh city will organise Online Shopping Day on August 29th, reported the municipal Department of Industry and Trade on August 25th.

  • CPI slips 0.07% in August

    CPI slips 0.07% in August

    Public: 8/26/2015 2:12:01 PM

    The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in August decreased by 0.07% from the previous month, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).

  • Vietnam, UAE enjoy strong trade growth

    Vietnam, UAE enjoy strong trade growth

    Public: 8/26/2015 2:09:13 PM

    Bilateral trade exchange between Vietnam and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the first seven months of 2015 continued to show stable growth and achieve significant results.

  • Over 50,000 discounted products to be offred on Autumn Online Shopping Day

    Public: 8/26/2015 2:03:30 PM

    The Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Vietnam E-Commerce and Information Technology Agency (VECITA) has officially launched the Autumn Online Shopping Day (August 28th) with special offers on more than 50,000 products of over 500 businesses.

  • CBU auto imports hit over USD1.7 billion in seven months

    CBU auto imports hit over USD1.7 billion in seven months

    Public: 8/24/2015 4:49:51 PM

    Vietnam imported 9,500 CBU (Completely-Built Unit) autos in July 2015, a 1.8% reduction in volume from the previous month, reported the General Department of Customs.

  • Businesses in Vietnam invited to host Australian interns

    Public: 8/20/2015 5:39:16 PM

    (VNF) - Businesses in Vietnam, among other countries in the region, are invited to participate in the New Colombo Plan Internship and Mentorship Network recently launched by the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop.

  • Binh Duong to have largest single roof warehouse in Southeast Asia

    Binh Duong to have largest single roof warehouse in Southeast Asia

    Public: 8/20/2015 12:58:32 PM

    On August 18th, APL Logistics and TBS Group organised an inauguration ceremony for the largest single roof warehouse in Southeast Asia in Binh Thang ward, Di An town, Binh Duong province.

  • Rice exports hit over USD1.4 billion from start of the year

    Rice exports hit over USD1.4 billion from start of the year

    Public: 8/20/2015 12:53:51 PM

    Vietnam exported 3.34 million tonnes of rice from the start of the year to August 13th, valued at USD1.42 billion, according to the latest statistics by the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).

  • MoU for livestock research and development signed

    MoU for livestock research and development signed

    Public: 8/19/2015 2:58:49 PM

    A signing ceremony for a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in livestock research and development was signed between the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) on August 17th, in Hanoi.

  • Special economic zone to be shaped in HCMC

    Public: 8/19/2015 2:56:50 PM

    The special economic zone will be built in district 7 of Binh Chanh, Nha Be and Can Gio Districts to create driving force and break-through in production, business, exports and imports, investment attraction and trade development of Ho Chi Minh city in the coming years.

  • Cement demand rises in first seven months

    Cement demand rises in first seven months

    Public: 8/17/2015 10:44:56 AM

    The domestic cement industry saw year-on-year growth of 10 percent in consumption of cement and clinker to 40.98 million tonnes in the first seven months of this year.

  • Over 20,300 autos sold in July

    Over 20,300 autos sold in July

    Public: 8/11/2015 10:03:12 AM

    (VNF) – Auto sales in July reached about 20,350 units, a 9% rise from the previous month and a 61% increase over a year earlier, said the Vietnam Auto Manufacturers Association (VAMA).

  • Ho Chi Minh City works to speed up ODA disbursement

    Ho Chi Minh City works to speed up ODA disbursement

    Public: 8/10/2015 10:03:14 PM

    The HCM City People’s Committee set out to accelerate the disbursement of projects using official development assistance (ODA) loans after a low disbursement rate in the first half this year.

  • Canada hopes to expand trade in Mekong Delta

    Canada hopes to expand trade in Mekong Delta

    Public: 8/10/2015 9:50:16 PM

    Businesses from Canada are seeking to expand trade in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam, especially in chemicals, agriculture pharmaceuticals, seafood material and education.

  • UK firms start work on Vietnam's tallest building

    UK firms start work on Vietnam's tallest building

    Public: 8/10/2015 4:17:06 PM

    British architecture companies Atkins and Arup have begun work on a 460-metre skyscraper in Ho Chi Minh City, which will become Vietnam's tallest building on completion in 2017.

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