Minister pledges to strongly develop technology market Sci-Tech

Minister pledges to strongly develop technology market

Minister of Science and Technology Nguyen Quan underlined a number of measures to build a technology market and promote the application of science-technology in agriculture and increase labour productivity and competitiveness at the Q&A session in the ninth meeting of the 13th National Assembly in Hanoi on June 12.
New pact expected to raise Vietnam-Laos trade to 2 bln USD Politics

New pact expected to raise Vietnam-Laos trade to 2 bln USD

The signing of a new trade agreement between Vietnam and Laos is expected to raise the bilateral trade to 2 billion USD in 2015, heard a working session between Vietnamese State President Truong Tan Sang and Lao Party General Secretary and State President Choummaly Sayasone in Vientiane on May 30.
Textile, garment exports exceed targets Business

Textile, garment exports exceed targets

Vietnam’s textile and garments exports are likely to increase by 15-16 percent this year, valued at 24.5-25 billion USD, and exceeding the annual target by 0.5-1 billion USD, Le Tien Truong, General Director of the Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex), reported.