Central bank to continue managing monetary policy  Business

Central bank to continue managing monetary policy

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) said on May 30 that it will continue to coordinate with relevant Vietnamese ministries and agencies regarding the US Department of Treasury’s issues of concern, in the spirit of cooperation.
Proactive measures taken to promote export to CPTPP markets Business

Proactive measures taken to promote export to CPTPP markets

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has worked out comprehensive solutions to expand and seek more export markets for Vietnam’s goods, towards fostering the country’s export, especially to member nations of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
Thailand’s cross-border trade in Q1 increase by 1.86 percent World

Thailand’s cross-border trade in Q1 increase by 1.86 percent

The Department of Foreign Trade has unveiled the gross value of Thailand’s cross-border trading with immediate neighbouring countries during this year’s first quarter has amounted to 342.63 billion baht, accounting for a 1.86 percent increase with Malaysia as the largest cross-border trading partner, followed by Laos and Cambodia.
Four-month FDI reaches record level in four years Business

Four-month FDI reaches record level in four years

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam witnessed a significant yearly increase of 81 percent to 14.59 billion USD in the first four months of the year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Prime Minister holds talks with Chinese Premier Politics

Prime Minister holds talks with Chinese Premier

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on April 26 held talks with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on the occasion of the Vietnamese Government leader’s trip to China to attend the ongoing second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation.
Exchange rate to be stable in 2019 Business

Exchange rate to be stable in 2019

The Vietnamese Dong would remain stable against the US dollar in the near future, supported by the country’s robust foreign direct investment (FDI), a healthy current account surplus, and by the central bank’s active intervention, experts forecast.
Forestry exports rise nearly 18 percent in four months Business

Forestry exports rise nearly 18 percent in four months

Forestry exports are estimated to hit 875 million USD in April and 3.27 billion USD in the first four months of this year, up 17.8 percent year on year, resulting in a trade surplus of nearly 2.49 billion USD, reported the Vietnam Forestry Administration.
Agro-forestry-fishery exports fetch 12.4 billion USD in four months Business

Agro-forestry-fishery exports fetch 12.4 billion USD in four months

Export revenues of agro-forestry-fishery products in April is estimated to hit 3.5 billion USD, pushing the figure in the first four months of this year to 12.4 billion USD, equivalent to the figure recorded in the same period last year, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.