Exports help push up trade surplus in first quarter Business

Exports help push up trade surplus in first quarter

Improved exports in March helped Vietnam gain a trade surplus of 536 million USD in the first quarter after running deficits in the first two months, the latest update from the General Statistics Office (GSO) revealed.
Hong Kong tops foreign investors in Vietnam Business

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.
US named Vietnam’s biggest export market Business

US named Vietnam’s biggest export market

The US was Vietnam’s biggest export market in the first 11 months of 2015 with a turnover of 30.6 billion USD, up 17.6 percent year-on-year, said the General Statistics Office (GSO).
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MPI minister elaborates on FDI projects for future

Vietnam has achieved good results in attracting and disbursing foreign direct investment (FDI) capital. Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh spoke with the Vietnam Economic News about FDI achievements last year and attraction directions for 2014.
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Trade deficit continues to rise

The trade deficit increased to 6.6 billion USD in the first five months this year compared to 5.4 billion USD in the same period of last year due to higher import value, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).