VN attracts US$19.2 billion in FDI

VN attracts US$19.2 billion in FDI

25/10/2013 08:15

Viet Nam has attracted US$19.2 billion in direct foreign investment (FDI) so far this year, up 65.5% from a year earlier, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

EUR10 million pledged for second phase of Vietnam-Finland innovation initiative

EUR10 million pledged for second phase of Vietnam-Finland innovation initiative

24/10/2013 08:31

The second phase of the Vietnam-Finland Innovation Partnership Programme (IPP) has received a total investment pledge of 10 million euros for efforts aimed at fostering innovation activities in Vietnam from 2014-2018.

Local businesses get updated on EU's policies toward FTAs

Local businesses get updated on EU's policies toward FTAs

22/10/2013 08:35

The EU's policies towards Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) were the highlights of an October 21 conference in Ho Chi Minh City.

Vietnam's economy regaining growth momentum

Vietnam's economy regaining growth momentum

21/10/2013 08:11

Vietnam's gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 5.5 percent in the third quarter of 2013. Compared with the second quarter, the growth is 0.5 percent higher. This is a good sign for the economy, especially towards the end of the year.

PM: Vietnam values and effectively manages ODA

PM: Vietnam values and effectively manages ODA

18/10/2013 09:04

The Vietnam Government will always value and effectively manage ODA from the international community and will not betray their trust, said Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

Inaugural Vietnam - Russia economic forum opens in Hanoi

Inaugural Vietnam - Russia economic forum opens in Hanoi

17/10/2013 08:19

The first Vietnam-Russia economic forum commenced on October 16 in Hanoi, bringing government officials and enterprises from both countries together to discuss measures to boost bilateral trade ties.

Vietnam, Italy explore investment opportunities

Vietnam, Italy explore investment opportunities

16/10/2013 08:23

Business players from Vietnam and Italy were brought together at a forum in Ho Chi Minh City on October 15 to explore co-operation opportunities in trade and the manufacturing industry.

Vietnam, Belgium enhance bilateral ties

Vietnam, Belgium enhance bilateral ties

15/10/2013 14:02

Vietnam and Belgium have agreed to work towards closer co-operation and comprehensive bilateral relations at the second session of the Vietnam-Belgium Joint Committee on Economic Co-operation in Hanoi from October 14-15.

Creating new competitive edge to attract FDI

Creating new competitive edge to attract FDI

14/10/2013 14:45

Pledges of foreign direct investment (FDI) were estimated at US$15 billion in the first nine months of 2013, exceeding the target of US$13-14 billion for the whole year.

Vietnam and Belgium to hold 2nd Joint Economic Commission meeting

11/10/2013 09:56

The 2nd Joint Economic Commission (JEC) meeting between Belgium and Vietnam will be held on October 14-15 in Hanoi, the Belgian Embassy in Vietnam announced on October 10.

APEC urged to build enterprise support centre

10/10/2013 15:25

The APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) has called on APEC to set up a centre supporting small, micro and medium-sized enterprises (SMMEs) in the region to promote economic development.

Vietnam-Russia trade forum boosts economic collaboration

Vietnam-Russia trade forum boosts economic collaboration

09/10/2013 07:59

Vietnamese and Russian businesses have signed 10 co-operative agreements on trade in foodstuffs, agricultural processing, medicine and tourism at the Vietnam- Russia Trade and Investment Forum 2013.

Foreign investor confidence in Vietnam economy recovers

Foreign investor confidence in Vietnam economy recovers

08/10/2013 10:15

The National Financial Supervisory Commission (NFSC) judged that confidence of the market and foreign investors in Vietnam's economy is being strongly recovered, after successful efforts in maintaining macro-economic stability.

Wood exports likely to hit USD5.5 billion in 2013

Wood exports likely to hit USD5.5 billion in 2013

04/10/2013 08:09

Vietnam's wood export turnover may reach USD5.5 billion with a growth rate of 10-15 percent in 2013, according to the Vietnam Timber and Forest Product Association.

Vietnam attends fourth ASEAN Maritime Forum

Vietnam attends fourth ASEAN Maritime Forum

03/10/2013 08:36

Deputy Foreign Minister Pham Quang Vinh led the Vietnamese delegation to the fourth ASEAN Maritime Forum (AMF-4) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from October 1-2.

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