Domestic automobile manufacturers and assemblers have urged the government to take steps to ensure their survival once the zero tariff on imported cars goes into effect next year.
The Japanese Embassy in Viet Nam on March 21 announced the US$2-million aid for 18 projects in 15 localities in Viet Nam.
The Nam Dinh provincial People’s Committee has received the approval of Prime Minister to research the implementation of the highway section from Ninh Binh to Nam Dinh under Public Private Partner (PPP) type in the 2017-2021 period.
Ninh Binh province was ranked 19th in the 2016 Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI), scoring 60.14 points, as announced by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) on March 14.
Vietnam will continue reforming its economy, improving the business climate and fully implementing the commitments it has made to the free trade agreements (FTAs), actively contributing to regional economic and trade integration.
The national consumer price index (CPI) in February went up slightly by 0.23% compared to the previous month and 5.02% compared to the same period last year, announced the General Statistics Office (GSO) on February 28.
The Republic of Korea has become Viet Nam’s largest foreign investor, with 702 new projects and 260 adjusted ones, accounting for 29.6% of total foreign direct investment (FDI).
Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture’s manager in charge of coffee Silvio Farnesi has said that the government has approved the importation of robusta coffee for the first time in history, including those from Vietnam.
Total trade value in January dripped by 18.2% against the previous month to US$27.53 billion, reported the General Department of Customs.
At the APEC Vietnam 2017 themed “Creating New Dynamism, Fostering a Shared Future”, Vietnam and other member economies are eager to create new momentum for integration, connectivity and economic growth in the Asia - Pacific region.
The British banking corporation HSBC’s research unit has projected that Vietnam’s economy will expand by 6.3% in the first quarter of 2017 while inflation is put at 5%.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has issued a Decree introducing solutions to secure market stability during the traditional lunar New Year.
The northern province of Ninh Binh collected VND 7.2 trillion(317 million USD) for the State budget in 2016, reported the provincial Department of Finance.
The economy is shaping new growth momentum, powered by the Government’s determination to build a “development-facilitating government” development based on socio-economic development impetuses and people’s livelihood improvements.
Vietnam exported an estimated 4.88 million tonnes of rice this year, earning 2.2 billion USD, down 25.8 percent in volume and 21.2 percent in value year-on-year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.