VN, USAID partner to enhance import-export specialised inspection Business

VN, USAID partner to enhance import-export specialised inspection

A Vietnamese top customs official on August 27 met with representatives from ministries, public agencies and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) to discuss the implementation of a trade facilitation project, with an emphasis on import-export specialised inspection.
Seven-month rice export up in volume, but down in value Business

Seven-month rice export up in volume, but down in value

Vietnam exported 4.01 million tonnes of rice worth 1.73 billion USD in the first seven months of 2019, up 2.1 percent in volume but down 14.3 percent in value year on year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
New terminal helps ease overload at Vinh Airport Society

New terminal helps ease overload at Vinh Airport

The Airports Corporation of Vietnam and the People’s Committee of Nghe An province have inaugurated a lotus-shaped terminal of Vinh Airport, which is capable of serving 3 million passengers per year and 1,000 ones at rush hour.
Travel

Vinh Airport welcomes one millionth passenger

Vinh Airport in the central province of Nghe An hosted a ceremony to welcome the one millionth passenger on October 24, an event marking its growth and dynamic role in the development of Nghe An and the north central region at large.
Society

Vietnam lacks specialised ships

Imbalance in the structure of ship categories was a major difficulty for Vietnam's sea transport industry, said Head of the Marine Department Nguyen Nhat.
Society

US’s hospital ship anchored in Cua Lo Port

The U.S. Navy Military Sealift Command’s hospital ship USUN Mercy anchored at Cua Lo Port on July 10 to provide humanitarian and civic assistance throughout Nghe An province as part of Pacific Partnership 2012.