January-June GDP picks up 6.76 percent Business

January-June GDP picks up 6.76 percent

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 6.76 percent, fueled by stable macro-economy, impressive rice exports, declining unemployment rate, and robust economic production, Director General of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam said at a press conference on June 28.
Positive signs in Q1 socio-economic situation Society

Positive signs in Q1 socio-economic situation

Vietnam saw positive developments in many socio-economic aspects in the first quarter of 2019, with a GDP growth of 6.79 percent and stable macro-economy, said Minister-Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung.
PM receives Japanese firm’s chairman Politics

PM receives Japanese firm’s chairman

Vietnam always creates favourable conditions for foreign investors, including those with financial potential and modern management strength from Japan and the Republic of Korea, to do business in the country, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
PM says hosting DPRK-US summit was big success for Vietnam Politics

PM says hosting DPRK-US summit was big success for Vietnam

Hosting the recent summit between the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States of America (USA) was a big success for Vietnam, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said while chairing a regular government meeting in Hanoi on March 1.
All opportunities should be grasped: minister Business

All opportunities should be grasped: minister

Optimising all opportunities, even the smallest, to create development breakthroughs is one of the central tasks set for the Ministry of Planning and Investment in 2019, Minister Nguyen Chi Dung has said.
Vietnam, Bulgaria boost trade, investment Business

Vietnam, Bulgaria boost trade, investment

The Vietnam-Bulgaria Trade Promotion and Investment Centre has opened in Hanoi recently, improving conditions for Vietnamese businesses to boost investment and exports to Bulgaria as well as accessing other EU markets.
Party economic commission head receives Japanese SMBC leader Business

Party economic commission head receives Japanese SMBC leader

Politburo member and Head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh hosted a reception in Hanoi on November 23 for Chairman of the Board of Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsu Financial Group (SMFG) and Sumitomo Mitsu Banking Corporation (SMBC) Koichi Miyata.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc welcomes foreign investors Business

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc welcomes foreign investors

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted separate receptions in Hanoi on October 3 for Youn-Chul Kim, President of Hanwha Techwin, and Spencer Damian White, Managing Director of Delta Offshore Energy Pte Ltd.