The Hanoi Railway Transport Joint Stock Company (Haraco) has successfully conducted a trial run of an international container train connecting China’s Guangzhou province and Hanoi’s Yen Vien town.
The State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) had invested in 141 businesses as of July 31 with total State capital of almost US$860.6 million among their combined charter capital of nearly US$4.18 billion.
Seven State-owned enterprises’ (SOEs) equitisation plans were approved in July, bringing the total number for the first seven months of 2017 to 26.
The People’s Committee of Dong Thap province has directed relevant agencies and district authorities to ensure farming of white-leg shrimps in freshwater areas is not expanded since the saltwater discharged by these farms affect water bodies and crops.
Plans to pedestrianize backpacker streets and nearby areas in Saigon and Hanoi have sent land prices through the roof to around US$22,000 per square meter, on average.
The fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) market is expected to see good expansion towards the end of this year thanks to stronger purchasing power in both urban and rural areas, experts said.
The State Bank of Vietnam revised down its prime interest rates in July and those of short-term loans for priority fields.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development held a conference in the Central Highlands city of Da Lat on August 14 to discuss developing high-tech agriculture in Lam Dong province.
A National Assembly resolution on non-performing loans will take effect on August 15 with lawmakers hopeful it will help resolve much of the remaining bad debts held by commercial banks and real estate projects across the nation.
VOV.VN - The expanding non-alcoholic drink segment has pitted domestic and foreign sector companies in a tight race to see who will ultimately control the country’s estimated US$4 billion market.
Capital movements across the Southeast Asian region have begun to take shape, evidenced by the growing interest in international investment.
The cultivation sector is expected to grow up to 2.05% in 2017 thanks to bright prospects in major export markets, according to the Cultivation Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Hoa Phat Group, a leading Vietnamese industrial production firm, manufactured some 209,000 tonnes of steel in July, up 24.7% from last month and nearly 50% from the same period last year, retaining top spot in terms of domestic steel market share.
Chairman of the People’s Committee of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho Vo Thanh Thong on August 13 had a working session with a Japanese delegation to discuss cooperation opportunities in agriculture and personnel training in this sector.
Vietnam is currently ASEAN’s biggest animal feed producer and the tenth biggest in the world, according to the Husbandry Department, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
The legality of condotels needs to be clarified to better manage this new type of property gaining popularity in Vietnam, a representative from the Ministry of Construction has said.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has announced it is preparing to review 30 years of foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in Vietnam.
Italy’s Frontera online newspaper has run a story highlighting Vietnam’s great economic achievements since it began the Doi Moi (renewal) process in 1986.
VPBank will list 1.33 billion shares with a reference price of VND39,000 (US$1.72) each
Agricultural products exported to China now account for 50 per cent of total border trade flow between the two countries, signifying greater approval from Chinese consumers, officials say.