(VOV) - French businesses are interested in Vietnam’s national defence cooperation, said Major-General Tran Trung Tin, director of the Finance Department under the Defence Ministry.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has made positive assessments on Vietnam’s macroeconomic situation as well as the policy management of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) over the past time.
(VOV) - The Prime Minister has decided to establish the Vietnam Asset Management Company (VAMC) in an effort to settle bad debts that are hampering banking and business operations.
(VOV) -Businesses regard value added tax (VAT) reductions as a practical measure to help them through a difficult time.
(VOV) -Coffee growers will be provided preferential credit loans worth VND 8,000-10,000 billion from now to 2016, including more than VND3,099 billion for those in the Central Highland province of Lam Dong.
(VOV) - Interest rates may not be lowered for fear that local consumers will stop depositing their money in banks.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and his delegation returned to Hanoi on May 18, concluding their official visits to Russia and Belarus.
Vietnam and Russia on May 15 issued a Joint Communiqué, confirming that the lifting of bilateral ties to a comprehensive strategic partnership level has created a strong driving force for stronger cooperation in the new era.
(VOV) - Chao Phraya Abhaibhubejhr Hospital in the eastern province of Prachin Buri will be developed into a Thai traditional medical hub in ASEAN.
(VOV) - Vietnam joined nine other Asian countries and territories at the Asian Cultural Heritage Festival in Stony Brook City, New York, on May 11.
(VOV) -The Government has granted a credit stimulus package, amounting to VND30 trillion (nearly US$1.5 billion), to shore up the real estate sector.
(VOV) - A Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesperson has voiced Vietnam’s concern about the news that China on May 6 dispatched 32 fishing vessels to the area of the Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago.
(VOV) - There are promising signs that timber exports will further pick up this year.
(VOV) -Low inflation in April has provided a good chance for the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) to lower annual deposit interest rates to 7 percent and loan rates to 10 percent.
(VOV) - Vietnam is the world’s second largest beneficiary of the World Bank’s International Development Association (IDA) capital, behind only India.