ASEAN+3 intensifies finance collaboration ASEAN

ASEAN+3 intensifies finance collaboration

The ASEAN+3 Finance and Central Bank Deputies Meeting (AFCDM+3) took place in Indonesia from March 29-30 to discuss the regional macroeconomic situation and the progress of implementing financial cooperation initiatives. Representatives of the Ministry of Finance and the State Bank of Vietnam attended the event.
MoIT signs cooperation deal with world leading fair organiser Business

MoIT signs cooperation deal with world leading fair organiser

The Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Messe Frankfurk Group, one of the world’s leading trade fair, congress and event organisers with their own exhibition grounds, on cooperation in trade promotion.
Philippines supports workers affected by oil spill World

Philippines supports workers affected by oil spill

The massive oil leak from a tanker that sank off the Philippines' Oriental Mindoro province a month ago has affected at least 63 tourism sites and 1,000 workers in the field, the country's Department of Tourism (DOT) reported.
Goods retail sales, service revenue rise almost 14% in Q1 Business

Goods retail sales, service revenue rise almost 14% in Q1

Total retail sales of goods and consumer service revenue increased 13.9% year on year to over 1.5 quadrillion VND (63.9 million USD) in the first quarter of 2023, compared to the 5% growth in the same period of 2022, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported.
Project helps improve pork safety in Vietnam Society

Project helps improve pork safety in Vietnam

Simple and low-cost interventions can reduce the level of pork contamination in traditional markets, which helps solve food safety issues, the results of a SafePork 'Market-based approaches to improving pork safety in Vietnam' project have shown.
Kien Giang fights IUU fishing Business

Kien Giang fights IUU fishing

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has intensified concerted measures to fight illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, as the fourth working session with the European Commission’s inspection team is nearing.
Binh Dinh partners with eight localities in tourism development Business

Binh Dinh partners with eight localities in tourism development

The Tourism Association of Binh Dinh province signed a cooperation agreement with its counterparts of eight localities in the coastal northern and north central regions on March 29 in efforts to establish Binh Dinh as a leading destination in Vietnam and the region.
Foreign SMEs pour capital into Vietnam Business

Foreign SMEs pour capital into Vietnam

Foreign small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are paying much attention to Vietnam, given the fact that the number of under-1-million USD projects accounted for nearly 70% of the total number of foreign-invested projects registered in Vietnam in the first three months of this year.