HCM City: Key industries’ growth slows down Business

HCM City: Key industries’ growth slows down

Ho Chi Minh City posted a year-on-year rise of 7.1 percent in the index of industrial production (IIP) in the first eight months of this year, but key industries have shown signs of slowing growth.
Vietnam's seafood exports rise but challenges continue Business

Vietnam's seafood exports rise but challenges continue

Vietnam’s seafood exports increased slightly in July but the country is forecast to continue facing challenges, experts told a conference held by the Vietnam Association for Seafood Exporters and Producers in Ho Chi Minh City on August 28.
Can Tho, New Zealand step up agricultural cooperation Business

Can Tho, New Zealand step up agricultural cooperation

New Zealand investors want to develop strategic relations with Can Tho city - an economic hub in the Mekong Delta region that has produced a wide range of high-quality agricultural products, said New Zealand Ambassador to Vietnam Wendy Matthews.
Private economy - a driving force for Hanoi Business

Private economy - a driving force for Hanoi

The private sector is seen as a mainstay of Hanoi’s economic development as the nearly 250,000 firms make up 40 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) and generate jobs for over 50 percent of the labourers in the city.
Support programme improves Ben Tre start-up climate Business

Support programme improves Ben Tre start-up climate

In three years since it launched the Dong Khoi Start-ups and Enterprise Development Programme, the southern province of Ben Tre has adopted many policies to support start-ups, leading to a rise in the number of businesses and jobs, and economic growth, officials told a review conference held recently.
OANA Executive Board convenes 44th meeting Videos

OANA Executive Board convenes 44th meeting

The Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agencies Executive Board convened its 44th meeting in Hanoi on April 19. The event, hosted by the Vietnam News Agency, was themed “For a professional