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Ministry of planning and Investment

Vietnamese dong given stable outlook

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Vietnamese dong given stable outlook

The Vietnamese dong would be steady next months, buoyed by positive foreign inflow and reasonable gap between interest rates of the dong and the US dollar as well as the stability of the Chinese yuan, experts said.

HCM City seeks state funds for metro

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HCM City seeks state funds for metro

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has asked the Prime Minister for permission to borrow 2.15 trillion (92.9 million USD) from the central government to pay contractors who are building Metro Line No 1.

ADB, WB steps up online bidding in Vietnam

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ADB, WB steps up online bidding in Vietnam

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the World Bank (WB) have decided to use the Vietnam National E-Procurement System (VNEPS) to conduct online bidding for construction and goods supply contracts for their projects.

Hong Kong tops foreign investors in Vietnam

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Hong Kong tops foreign investors in Vietnam

Hong Kong (China) topped the list of 66 countries and territories investing in Vietnam in January-February with a total investment of 4.3 billion USD, making up 51 percent of the new FDI inflow into the country.

Vietnamese firms urged to study CPTPP rules

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Vietnamese firms urged to study CPTPP rules

Vietnamese companies must know how to take advantage of and mitigate the adverse impacts of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), a seminar heard on February 27.

FDI up 2.5 times in first two months of 2019

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FDI up 2.5 times in first two months of 2019

As of February 20, foreign investors have poured 8.47 billion USD into Vietnam, 2.5 times higher than the same period last year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Vietnam to facilitate sharing economy

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Vietnam to facilitate sharing economy

Vietnam will create conditions for the development of a sharing economy, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said at a recent conference about the compilation of a sharing economy model.