Vietnamese rice conquers global market

Vietnamese rice conquers global market

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development announced the logo of Vietnam's national rice brand during the third Vietnam Rice Festival in Long An Province.

Vietnam needs strategy to promote local trade

Vietnam needs strategy to promote local trade

Vietnam lacks an overall strategy to promote the sustainable development of domestic trade in the context of deep international integration, heard a conference held in Hanoi on December 18.

HCM City hopes for continued Japanese investment

HCM City hopes for continued Japanese investment

A Ho Chi Minh City leader has expressed his hope that Japanese businesses will continue to see the city as an attractive investment destination that brings interests to both sides.

FDI firms expand local textile-garment sector to maximise on CPTPP

FDI firms expand local textile-garment sector to maximise on CPTPP

Vietnam has become increasingly appealing to large foreign investor groups in the textile and garment industry who want to seize opportunities before the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) takes effect in January next year, according to analysts.

Six more solar power projects licensed in Binh Phuoc

Six more solar power projects licensed in Binh Phuoc

The Government has approved an additional six solar power projects with a combined capacity of 850 MWp in Binh Phuoc, raising the total solar energy capacity of the southern province to the highest in the country.

Beauty expos in HCM City to attract 450 businesses

Beauty expos in HCM City to attract 450 businesses

More than 450 cosmetic firms from 25 countries and territories worldwide will attend the Mekong Beauty and Vietbeauty shows scheduled at the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Centre from August 22-24, 2019.

Plentiful opportunities for stronger Vietnam-Romania cooperation

Plentiful opportunities for stronger Vietnam-Romania cooperation

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Embassy in Romania and the University of Pitesti in Pitesti city co-hosted a seminar on December 17, discussing plenty of opportunities for Vietnam-Romania cooperation, especially when Romania will hold the rotational presidency of the EU Council in the first half of next year.

Ben Tre attracts investment in high-tech agriculture

Ben Tre attracts investment in high-tech agriculture

The Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre is striving to attract more investment in high-tech agriculture, given that it boasts nearly 100,000ha of coconut trees, specialty fruits and nearly 10 million ornamental plants.

Deputy PM urges construction of 500kV transmission lines

Deputy PM urges construction of 500kV transmission lines

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung laid stress on the urgent need to build 500kV transmission lines running through Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Thua Thien-Hue, Da Nang, Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Kon Tum and Gia Lai to meet increasing power demand, especially in the south.

Vietnam’s e-commerce forecast to boom

Vietnam’s e-commerce forecast to boom

Vietnam’s e-commerce market is predicted to boom in the near future, given that 53% of the population uses the internet and nearly 54 million people use smartphones.

Vietnam’s tra exports exceed US$2 billion for first time

Vietnam’s tra exports exceed US$2 billion for first time

Vietnam’s tra fish export value has exceeded US$2 billion for the first time, with the figure hitting US$2.05 billion in the first 11 months of this year, a year-on-year increase of 27.4%, according to the General Department of Customs.