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Vietnam named Asia’s Most Attractive Nation for Manufacturing
23/11/2014 | 17:20:00
Vietnam topped the list of 20 countries awarded Asia’s Most Attractive Nation for Manufacturing at the “Top Asia Corporate Ball 2014” held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on November 22.
Hanoi's CPI falls in November
Hanoi’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) fell 0.3 percent in November due to lower petroleum prices, according to the Municipal Statistics Office.
German investments required to boost Vietnamese national development: PM
Vietnam’s dynamically growing economy is in need of investments worth billions of USD in infrastructure, renewable energy, transportation, seaport development and other areas, which provides a great opportunity for foreign investors, including Germans, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said.
Bac Giang strives to make life easier for ailing firms
23/11/2014 | 18:26:30
The northern province of Bac Giang has devised a series of measures to support struggling enterprises, including easier access to loans, Deputy Director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment Bui Thi Thu Thuy said.
Property market on road to recovery
23/11/2014 | 18:04:13
Potential is seen in the development of the Vietnamese property market in the next 10 years, as it is now on the path of recovery.
Vietnamese bank increases support for businesses in Russia
23/11/2014 | 17:26:16
The Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) officially launched its working team in the Russian market at a ceremony in Moscow on November 22.
BIDV issues 30mln USD loan for Myanmar bank
23/11/2014 | 17:06:38
The Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) will lend 30 million USD to Myanmar 's Small- and Medium-sized Industrial Development Bank (SMIDB) over five years.
New strains to lift maize yields
23/11/2014 | 17:03:55
By applying more advanced technology, Vietnamese maize farmers could boost yields by 50 percent by 2020 and reduce money spent on imports, Syngenta representative Peter Pickering said at a recent meeting with Vietnamese agricultural leaders.
Citizen Identification, Civil Status Laws passed
NA deputies passed the Law on Citizen Identification and the Law on Civil Status on Nov. 20.
PM responds to NA deputies’ queries
The PM laid out measures to deal with public debt in his address to lawmakers in Hanoi on Nov. 19.
Shrimp exports to hit 3.8 billion USD this year
Shrimp export turnover is forecast to hit 3.8 billion USD this year.
Vietnam, Russia hold 7th strategic dialogue
The 7th annual VN-Russia Strategic Dialogue on Diplomacy-Defence-Security took place in HCM City on Nov. 15.
NA announces votes of confidence results
All 50 officials holding positions elected or approved by the NA passed the vote of confidence on Nov. 15.
Vietnam backs APEC development agenda
Vietnam fully supports the measures required to fulfil the Bali commitments and Bogor goals.
Regional minimum wages to increase
Region-based monthly minimum wages in VN will be increased by 15 pct from January 1, 2015.
PM, four ministers to be questioned
The PM and four ministers will go before the National Assembly its the on-going eighth session.
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