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.
PM has high hope for stronger Vietnam-Poland economic links Politics

PM has high hope for stronger Vietnam-Poland economic links

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received Polish Ambassador Wojciech Gerwel in Hanoi on October 31, noting that having served as a trade counsellor in Vietnam for many years, the diplomat will bring bilateral economic and trade ties to a new level.
Da Nang lands 46.4m USD factory project Business

Da Nang lands 46.4m USD factory project

The central city of Da Nang has granted an investment licence to the first ready-built factories for rent project at the city’s Hi-Tech Park with the aim of attracting more investors to the park.
Spices could be nice export earner Business

Spices could be nice export earner

Vietnam has the potential to boost its exports of star anise and cinnamon, but needs supportive policies from the Government, the Lang Son Star Anise Association has said.
Dong Nai draws over 456 million USD in FDI Business

Dong Nai draws over 456 million USD in FDI

The southern province of Dong Nai has granted investment licences to 56 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects worth 456.6 million USD, fulfilling 45.6 percent of the yearly target.
HCM City focuses on drug supply Health

HCM City focuses on drug supply

Ensuring adequate and timely supply of medicines, especially for the prevention and treatment of rare diseases, will be the central aspect of HCM City’s Strategy on National Pharmaceutical Development
Vietnam’s pharma sector set for growth Business

Vietnam’s pharma sector set for growth

Vietnam’s pharmaceutical market is estimated to record revenue of 5.2 billion USD in 2017, a 10 percent increase from last year, and the market is set for double digit growth within the next 5 years.