Vietnam - Japan trade turnover rises 1.7 percent in eleven months

Vietnam - Japan trade turnover rises 1.7 percent in eleven months

18/12/2013 08:32

Total trade turnover between Vietnam and Japan over the first eleven months this year reached more than USD22.9 billion, a year-on-year rise of 1.7 percent, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam-China trade turnover to hit US$50 billion this year

Vietnam-China trade turnover to hit US$50 billion this year

17/12/2013 14:14

With an average growth turnover reaching 35.9% from 2010 to 2012, making up a proportion of 33.9 % of Vietnam's export turnover, China is still one of Vietnam's key markets for farm produce.

VN gains over US$ 1 bln trade surplus in Nov.

VN gains over US$ 1 bln trade surplus in Nov.

16/12/2013 10:24

Viet Nam attained over US$ 1 billion trade surplus in the 11th month from shipping goods abroad, higher than US$ 0.75 billion of 2012.

FDI to Vietnam sharply increases

FDI to Vietnam sharply increases

13/12/2013 09:54

Vietnam created a breakthrough in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first 11 months of 2013, contributing to affirming attractiveness of the country's investment environment and efforts in the improving its environment.

Vietnam to prioritise industrial aquaculture

Vietnam to prioritise industrial aquaculture

12/12/2013 08:54

Vietnam will develop its aquaculture in an industrial, modern and sustainable way to conform to international standards, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat has said.

Construction begins on Vietnam's largest offshore oilrig

Construction begins on Vietnam's largest offshore oilrig

11/12/2013 08:29

PetroVietnam Marine Shipyard JSC (PV Shipyard) on December 10 start construction work on the Tam Dao 05 offshore oilrig in Ba Ria Vung Tau.

Economic, political benefits of joining TPP

Economic, political benefits of joining TPP

10/12/2013 14:52

The participation of Vietnam in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement will improve Vietnam's position on economy and policy in the region and world, Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang has said.

National economy to face challenges in 2014

National economy to face challenges in 2014

09/12/2013 16:34

Despite Vietnam experiencing a period of positive economic growth towards the end of 2013, the National Financial Supervision Commission (NFSC) predicts local businesses will continue to face tough challenges in the coming year due to their tight budgets.

Export rice prices increases sharply in November

Export rice prices increases sharply in November

06/12/2013 09:29

The price of Vietnam 's 5 percent broken rice saw an increase of 25 USD per tonne in November to fluctuate between 390 and 415 U SD, according to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).

Economic difficulties still looming

Economic difficulties still looming

05/12/2013 08:34

2013 is a "sad" economic year and 2014 will be another difficult year for businesses, economists say.

Vietnam attends WTO's 9th ministerial conference

Vietnam attends WTO's 9th ministerial conference

04/12/2013 09:04

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Cam Tu has joined 1,000 other officials from 159 member countries of the World Trade Organisation at its ninth ministerial conference, which opened today in Bali, Indonesia.

PM asks for accelerating production, manufacturing

PM asks for accelerating production, manufacturing

03/12/2013 15:30

The socio-economic performance over the past 11 months has recorded significant successes, including stabilizing the macro-economy, keeping inflation at a lower rate than in 2012 and maintaining a growth rate at 5.4%, stressed PM Nguyen Tan Dung.

90% of Vietnamese tea exported in raw form

90% of Vietnamese tea exported in raw form

02/12/2013 08:49

Le Viet Nga has revealed Vietnam's export tea price is significantly lower than the average global price, attributing it to more than 90% of tea volumes being exported in the form of raw materials.

IFAD assists VN in rural development

29/11/2013 08:54

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) will provide US$33 million in preferential loans under the sustainable rural development project for the poor in the provinces of Ha Tinh and Quang Binh.

Hanoi seminar discusses new growth strategy

Hanoi seminar discusses new growth strategy

28/11/2013 09:22

Nearly 100 domestic and foreign experts shared experience in drawing up and implementing a new growth strategy in Vietnam.

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