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.

Annual export revenue to exceed estimate

Annual export revenue to exceed estimate

02/10/2013 08:37

Vietnam's export revenue for 2013 is forecast to reach US$131 billion, a 14% year-on-year increase and a 4% improvement on the National Assembly's previous estimate, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Forum connects Vietnam and UK businesses

Forum connects Vietnam and UK businesses

01/10/2013 08:50

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) co-ordinated with the British Embassy to hold a forum with members of both countries' business communities in Hanoi on September 30.

Vietnam GDP up 5% in nine months

Vietnam GDP up 5% in nine months

26/09/2013 14:03

The country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) rose 5.14 % in the first nine months of this year, according to a report released by the Ministry of Planning and Investment on September 24.

Vietnam to become Southeast Asia's top wood exporter

Vietnam to become Southeast Asia's top wood exporter

20/09/2013 08:40

With an export value projected at USD5.5 billion this year, Vietnam is set to become Southeast Asia's biggest wood and wood products exporter, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Switzerland launches new development co-operation with Vietnam

Switzerland launches new development co-operation with Vietnam

19/09/2013 10:16

Switzerland plans to increase its grant budget to CHF 123 million (US$132.8 million) over the next four years to promote further economic development co-operation with Vietnam.

Vietnam, Russia to sign free-trade agreement

Vietnam, Russia to sign free-trade agreement

18/09/2013 14:40

Vietnam Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan and his Russian counterpart Olga Golodets announced they are taking robust measures to boost bilateral trade and investment, at a meeting in Moscow on September 17.

7th Vietnam Business Forum in Europe

7th Vietnam Business Forum in Europe

16/09/2013 09:04

The seventh Vietnam Business Forum in Europe was held in Kharkov, Ukraine on September 14, drawing more than 200 Vietnamese entrepreneurs who operate in European countries.

Work starts on Tam Diep railroad crossing flyover

Work starts on Tam Diep railroad crossing flyover

16/09/2013 08:38

Delegates participated in a button-pressing ceremony on September 14 to begin construction on a flyover at the North-South Railway crossing on National Highway 1A in Tam Diep town, northern Ninh Binh province.

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