New ADB loan sought for HCM City metro project Business

New ADB loan sought for HCM City metro project

The Government has asked the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for a loan of approximately 1 billion USD to ensure capital supply for the Ben Thanh - Suoi Tien metro project, HCM City’s second metro line.
Seafood exports increase after EVFTA comes into effect Business

Seafood exports increase after EVFTA comes into effect

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has said that seafood exports to Europe have seen many positive signs since the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) came into effect at the beginning of this month.
Hoi An to re-impose social distancing measures Society

Hoi An to re-impose social distancing measures

Hoi An ancient town, one of Vietnam’s most popular tourist destinations in the central province of Quang Nam, will re-impose social distancing measures from midnight of July 31 to contain the spread of the COVID-19.
CAAV takes solutions to reduce congestion and flight cancellation Business

CAAV takes solutions to reduce congestion and flight cancellation

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has issued official dispatch No 2947/CHK-VTHK requiring regional airport authorities and airlines to perform their tasks in the phase of renovating and upgrading the runway and taxiway systems at Noi Bai and Tan Son Nhat international airports.
Garment exports fall 6.6 percent in four months Business

Garment exports fall 6.6 percent in four months

The total textile and garment export value in the first four months of this year dropped by 6.6 percent year-on-year to 10.64 billion USD, according to the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (Vitas).