Hai Duong’s industrial production value rises 12.3 percent Business

Hai Duong’s industrial production value rises 12.3 percent

Industrial production value of the northern province of Hai Duong hit 174.6 trillion VND (over 7.5 billion USD) in the first nine months of 2019, equivalent to 84.1 percent of the plan set for the year, and up 12.3 percent against that of the same period last year.
Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh attends G77 ministerial meeting Politics

Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh attends G77 ministerial meeting

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh led a Vietnamese delegation to attend the ministerial meeting of the group of 77 developing nations (G77) on the sidelines of the ongoing 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, the US, on September 27.
Prime Minister hosts reception celebrating National Day Politics

Prime Minister hosts reception celebrating National Day

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse hosted a reception in Hanoi on August 29 evening for foreign ambassadors, charge d’affaires and heads of international organizations, on the occasion of the 74th National Day of Vietnam.
Binh Duong pledges to remove difficulties for Korean firms Business

Binh Duong pledges to remove difficulties for Korean firms

The southern province of Binh Duong will actively work to promptly remove bottlenecks for businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK), Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Thanh Liem affirmed at a dialogue with Korean firms on July 30.
Flexible policies needed to cope with economic turbulences Business

Flexible policies needed to cope with economic turbulences

Competent authorities should give top priority to stabilising the macro-economy and applying flexible macro-economic policies to cope with disadvantageous developments of the regional and world economies, heard a seminar held by the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) in Hanoi on July 12.
Deputy PM updates RoK investors on Vietnam’s policies Business

Deputy PM updates RoK investors on Vietnam’s policies

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue unveiled advantages in investing in Vietnam during a meeting in Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK) with local securities investors at the headquarters of the Korea Financial Investment Association (KOFIA) on June 20.
State budget collection up 14 percent in five months Business

State budget collection up 14 percent in five months

Total State budget collection in the first five months of this year was estimated at 508.6 trillion VND (21.86 billion VND), fulfilling 43.5 percent of the estimate and up 14.1 percent year-on-year, the General Department of Taxation (GDT) reported.
HCM City, Ivory Coast localities step up cooperation Politics

HCM City, Ivory Coast localities step up cooperation

Standing Vice Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City’s People Committee Le Thanh Liem on May 27 received minister and secretary general of the presidency of Ivory Coast Achi Patrick, during which they discussed measures to promote bilateral cooperation, particularly in economics.
Vietnamese enterprises have low productivity: report Business

Vietnamese enterprises have low productivity: report

The productivity and competitiveness of Vietnamese enterprises remain low, according to a report on the manufacturing and processing industries which was publicized on April 26 by the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences, the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the UNDP.