Business

Vietnam, Italy boost cooperation in trade

The Italian Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (ICHAM) and the Hanoi Business Association (HBA) on March 9 signed a cooperation agreement to promote bilateral relations between Vietnam and Italy .
Vietnam U23 football team beats Bahrain Culture - Sports

Vietnam U23 football team beats Bahrain

Vietnam 's under-23s cruised past Bahrain 3-1 in their first match in the Asian Games on Nov. 8.
The win marks a good start for the team in Group B, which includes Iran , Turkmenistan , Bahrain and Vietnam.
China's first-quarter GDP grows by 11.9 percent World

China's first-quarter GDP grows by 11.9 percent

China's gross domestic product (GDP) has grown by 11.9 percent year on year in the first quarter of this year to 8.06 trillion CHY (1.19 trillion USD), reported the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on April 15.
Business

More efforts needed to maintain FDI growth

Addressing the passivity of managers in attracting FDI and balancing investment structure are measures Vietnam needs to implement immediately to maintain FDI inflows and reach an expected growth of investment.

Vietnam saw a fairly good start in FDI attraction in January with 40 projects being licensed with a total registered capital of over 285 million USD, an increase of 78.2 percent over the same period last year. With this result, many economic analysts showed their optimism about this year’s FDI growth.
Business

Binh Duong starts new year with 120 mln USD FDI

The southern province of Binh Duong took off to a good start this year after attracting over 120 million USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) in January alone, bringing the total foreign capital it has drawn so far to over 13.2 billion USD.
Politics

Vietnam, Germany boost bilateral cooperation

Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Cuong and German Secretary of State Foreign Office Wolf-Ruthart Born met in Berlin to discuss measures boosting bilateral cooperation between the two countries.
Politics

Ties between Vietnam and other countries deepen

Vietnam will do its utmost to fulfil the role of ASEAN Chair, enhance economic and cultural diplomacy and overseas affairs and continue deepening relationships between Vietnam and other countries this year.
Politics

ASEAN meetings – Vietnam starts successfully

The successful organisation of ASEAN ministerial meetings in Da Nang on January 13-14 was a good start for Vietnam as Chair of ASEAN in 2010, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Gia Khiem.
PetroVietnam urged to become powerful group Politics

PetroVietnam urged to become powerful group

Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh asked the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) to maintain its leading role and turn itself into a powerful international corporation.