Business

Vietnam to have 150 rice exporters over next two years

Despite being the leading rice exporter in the world, in recent years, Vietnam’s rice manufacturing and exporting still face difficulties and challenges. But a new plan is expected to be a great help. The Vietnam Business Forum reports.
Business

Vietnam pursues cautious, flexible monetary policy

The government has pursued a cautious but flexible monetary policy over the past three years against the background that the global economy was recovering slowly and domestic inflation soared to 13.29% in the first half of 2011, reports the Vietnam Government Portal.
Laos congratulates Vietnam’s 68th National Day Politics

Laos congratulates Vietnam’s 68th National Day

A delegation from the Laos-Vietnam Friendship Association (LVFA) led by its Chairman Phankham Viphavan on August 27 paid a visit to the Vietnamese Embassy in Laos to congratulate Vietnam on the 68 th anniversary of the country’s National Day (September 2).
Party chief wraps up Thailand visit Politics

Party chief wraps up Thailand visit

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong and his entourage arrived back in Hanoi on June 27, wrapping up his three-day official visit to Thailand at the invitation of Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
Politics

Party leader promises to facilitate Thai investment

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong has affirmed that Vietnam welcomes Thai businesses and always tries to its best to facilitate their long-term investment and operation in the country.
Sci-Tech

Hi-Tech Park urged to attract best projects

The Saigon Hi-Tech Park should adopt incentives to attract quality human resources in high-tech fields, including leading Vietnamese, overseas Vietnamese and foreign scientists, Le Thanh Hai, Secretary of the HCM City Party Committee has said.
Business

Monetary policy on track for success

Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Nguyen Van Giau has affirmed that national monetary policy was on the right track, with credit growth falling to 6.92 percent in the first five months of the year.
Business

Exporters to US face tough year ahead

Trade barriers, rising production costs and competition from China will make this year a challenging one for Vietnamese exporters to the US market, a senior official said on last week.