Events arranged for overseas Vietnamese at home Society

Events arranged for overseas Vietnamese at home

A series of big events are scheduled for Vietnamese expatriates visiting their homeland later this month and in January, according to Luong Thanh Nghi, deputy head of the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs.
Tourist arrivals to Kien Giang surge in 2018 Travel

Tourist arrivals to Kien Giang surge in 2018

The southern province of Kien Giang estimates it will have welcomed 7.6 million tourist arrivals, including 580,000 foreigners, by the end of this year, up 25.5 percent and 57 percent against last year, respectively.
Vegetable, fruit export growth slows down Business

Vegetable, fruit export growth slows down

The growth of vegetable and fruit exports slowed down significantly this year but the target of reaching 10 billion USD in revenue in 2025 was still within reach, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Thua Thien-Hue receives Laos’ Labour Order Society

Thua Thien-Hue receives Laos’ Labour Order

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue on November 29 received Laos’ Labour Order, first class, in recognition of the Vietnamese locality’s contributions to solidarity, friendship and comprehensive between the two countries.
Enterprises need to strive to join global value chain Business

Enterprises need to strive to join global value chain

Vietnamese enterprises’ ability to take part in the global value chain will depend on the quality of their products and a willingness to use advanced technology, speakers said at the Vietnam Export Forum 2018 held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 28.
Ca Mau ethnic minority poverty rate falls 3 percent Society

Ca Mau ethnic minority poverty rate falls 3 percent

The poverty rate of ethnic minority households in the Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau fell by more than 3 percent each year after three years of implementation of its national target programme on sustainable poverty reduction that began in 2016.
Domestic supply makes automobile industry more competitive Business

Domestic supply makes automobile industry more competitive

Vietnamese automobile firms can gain a competitive edge over their rivals in ASEAN if the domestic supporting industry uses more locally-produced parts, heard a conference recently held in Hanoi by the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM).
Southern province develops hi-tech farms Business

Southern province develops hi-tech farms

The development of hi-tech farms for large-scale animal husbandry in the southern province of Ba Ria–Vang Tau has reduced costs, improved livestock quality and protected the environment.
Ninh Binh’s beautiful spots popularised in Khanh Hoa province Travel

Ninh Binh’s beautiful spots popularised in Khanh Hoa province

The Tourism Department and the Tourism Association of the northern province of Ninh Binh recently organised a tourism promotion conference in Nha Trang city, the central province of Khanh Hoa, drawing the participation of nearly 100 tourism agencies and companies from both provinces.
Ba Ria-Vung Tau calls for RoK investment Business

Ba Ria-Vung Tau calls for RoK investment

The southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau popularised its investment opportunities and attraction policies at the Republic of Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency in Seoul on October 18.