Vietnam Fashion Fair 2018 to open in Hanoi

Vietnam Fashion Fair 2018 to open in Hanoi

The Vietnam Fashion Fair 2018 will take place in Hanoi from December 13-18, showcasing apparel, leather and footwear, jewellery, and beauty services to meet domestic demand and boost exports.

Thousands of contracts signed at Vietnam Expo 2018

Thousands of contracts signed at Vietnam Expo 2018

Thousands of contracts were signed at the Vietnam International Trade Fair 2018 (Vietnam Expo) that took place in Ho Chi Minh City from December 5-8, said a representative of the organiser.

State budget collection forecast to surpass US$60 billion in 2019

State budget collection forecast to surpass US$60 billion in 2019

The National Assembly has issued a resolution on State budget estimates for 2019, in which total State budget collection will likely reach over VND1.411 quadrillion (US$60.67 billion), while the total spending will hit more than VND1.633 quadrillion.

Ca Mau province strives to expand export markets

Ca Mau province strives to expand export markets

The southernmost province of Ca Mau has devised various measures, including boosting trade promotion activities, to expand and adjust the structure of its export markets, towards realising its target of earning US$1.2 billion from exports in 2019.

Top 500 largest enterprises in Vietnam announced

Top 500 largest enterprises in Vietnam announced

The list of top 500 largest enterprises in Vietnam (VNR500) has been unveiled, showing that Vietnam’s private sector continued to post strong growth with the compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) among private firms rising significantly, reaching 21.8 percent in the 2014-2017 period.

Vietnam among 10 fastest-growing economies

Vietnam among 10 fastest-growing economies

While growth is set to ease in 2019, Vietnam will still be among the top 10 fastest-growing economies globally, according to a report recently released by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Deep processing needed to raise value of coffee: experts

Deep processing needed to raise value of coffee: experts

To increase the value of coffee beans and gain higher economic profits, Vietnam should focus investment in the deep processing industry and in technical production solutions, said experts at an international seminar on sustainable development for the Vietnamese coffee sector.

Vietnamese, Greek enterprises urged to foster trade partnership

Vietnamese, Greek enterprises urged to foster trade partnership

Businesses of Vietnam and Greece were encouraged to promote cooperation in the trade of their products of advantage, especially in maritime transport, logistics, shipbuilding, sea port development, tourism and agricultural product processing, at a Vietnam-Greece Business Forum held in Hanoi on December 10.

Vietnam leads ASEAN in PMI

Vietnam leads ASEAN in PMI

Vietnam's Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) rose sharply to 56.6 points in November 2018, the highest in ASEAN.

Vietnam a regional FDI magnet, say experts

Vietnam a regional FDI magnet, say experts

Vietnam is among the few ASEAN member countries to consistently improve its attractiveness to foreign investors due to its growing economy and improving business climate, according to experts.

Vietnam to reduce pepper area to focus on quality

Vietnam to reduce pepper area to focus on quality

The pepper industry plans to reduce the area under the spice and focus on improving quality to ensure long-term growth, according to the Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development.

Start-ups embrace logistics sector

Start-ups embrace logistics sector

The logistics sector has been the bottleneck for Vietnam’s economic development, but offers plentiful opportunities for local startup companies with the application of technologies.

Drastic changes needed for further FDI opportunities from Japan

Drastic changes needed for further FDI opportunities from Japan

VOV.VN - The slow pace of changes has resulted in Vietnam missing out on a range of foreign direct investment opportunities from Japan.The 5-month period during the start of 2018 saw a significant slowdown in FDI growth as Japan’s capital into Vietnam reached only US$888 million.