Thang Long - Hanoi

HCM City remains upbeat about economic growth
30/03/2015 | 15:40:46
Ho Chi Minh City saw strong results in total retail sales and service revenues while successfully curbing its inflation rate in the first quarter, figures which are likely to trigger economic growth in the city over the next few months, said the municipal People’s Committee at a late March meeting.
Gold export duty increased to 2 percent
The Finance Ministry (MoF) has increased the export duty on gold jewellery of more than 95 percent purity from zero to two percent.
Tay Ninh, Cambodia partner prepare for one-stop border customs check
The southwest province of Tay Ninh and its neighbouring Cambodian province of Svayrieng along with the Ministries of Transport of Vietnam and Cambodia have agreed on the building of two goods storage sites for joint customs checks at the Moc Bai-Ba Vet border gates.
Vietnam, Morocco bolster economic cooperation
30/03/2015 | 21:05:23
The Vietnam-Morocco business forum was held in Hanoi on March 30 by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Moroccan Embassy.
Many Japanese imports to enjoy zero percent tariff
30/03/2015 | 20:42:41
A number of products imported from Japan to Vietnam will enjoy zero percent tariff beginning April 1, according to the Ministry of Finance (MOF).
Vietnam and RoK initial bilateral FTA
30/03/2015 | 16:43:00
Vietnam and the RoK have initialled the bilateral free trade agreement (FTA).
Retail, service sectors post encouraging growth in Q1
30/03/2015 | 15:43:13
The total retail sales and service revenue earned in the first quarter this year was 790.8 trillion VND (37.13 billion USD), according to data from the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Binh Duong records strong growth in Q1
30/03/2015 | 15:42:57
The trade surplus in the southern province of Binh Duong reached 591 million USD in the first quarter.
President receives Speaker of Indonesian House of Representatives
President Truong Tan Sang urged Vietnam and Indonesia to effectively carry out reached agreements, especially economic pacts.
Vietnam and RoK initial bilateral FTA
Vietnam and the RoK have initialled the bilateral free trade agreement (FTA).
NA Chairman affirms desire to boost ties with Indonesia
The National Assembly and people of Vietnam hope to foster the strategic partnership with Indonesia, stated NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung.
IPU members discuss cyber warfare threat
The IPU Committee on Peace and International Security discussed a draft resolution on cyber warfare in Hanoi on March 29.
IPU-132: Gender equality discussed
The Inter-Parliamentary Union and the UN Women held a conference themed “Achieving the vision of Beijing: the Views of Men” on the sidelines of the 132nd IPU Assembly.
PM attends Lee Kuan Yew’s funeral
PM Nguyen Tan Dung attended the State funeral for former Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew on March 29.
President greets Sudan top legislator
State President Truong Tan Sang on March 29 hosted a reception for Speaker of the Sudan National Assembly Al Fatih Izzeldin Al Mansour in Hanoi on March 29.
Vietnam attends UN peacekeeping conference
Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh led a Vietnamese delegation to the United Nations Chiefs of Defence Conference on March 27 and 28.
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