The 42nd session of the National Assembly’s Standing Committee is scheduled to open on October 12, focusing on preparations for the 10th sitting of the 13th legislature to kick off on October 20.
The Vietnam Fisheries International Exhibition (Vietfish) opened at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on August 24.
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has increased the average inter-bank exchange rate between the VND and USD applicable to August 19 by 1%, from VND21,673to VND21,890 per US$1.
Vietnam earned almost US$1.2 billion from shipping more than 2.8 million tonnes of rice to foreign markets since the outset of this year, according to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).
The military-run telecom Viettel is striving to become a global telecom group in civil and military fields by 2020.
(VOV) - While Vietnam’s pledged foreign direct investment (FDI) fell 22% in the five months through May from a year earlier, more and more Vietnamese businesses are ploughing money into overseas markets according to official statistics.
Nguyen Thi Hong, 35, runs two production units in Thanh Oai district of Hanoi and Da Lat City in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, where she cultivates cordyceps militaris fungi, a valuable medicinal herb, for sale at competitive prices in both domestic and foreign markets.
(VOV) -This year’s lychee season for Vietnam growers and processors promises to be more remunerative than previous seasons, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Unhygienic food and the overuse of plant protection and stimulants on vegetables and fruits are major obstacles to guaranteeing food safety and exporting Vietnamese vegetables and fruits to foreign markets.
(VOV) - Vietnam’s tilapia exports to foreign markets have enjoyed strong growth over recent years steadily increasing from an export volume of just US$1.95 million in 2004 to more than US$32.2 million in 2014.
Vietnam is intensifying quarantine over its vegetables and fruits to facilitate the export of these products to foreign markets, with a focus on the US, Japan, Australia and the Republic of Korea (RoK).
(VOV) -Vietnam International Supporting Industries Expo 2014 (VSI Expo 2014) kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on September 17, attracting over 140 domestic and foreign companies.
A delegation of foreign military attachés in Vietnam paid a visit to the military-run telecom group Viettel in Hanoi on June 10.
(VOV) -The Vietnam Plastic Association (VPA) has reported 2013’s plastic exports earned US$1.808 billion, a 13.3% annual improvement.
Designers in Vietnam need to offer more creative products to meet the demands and tastes of foreign markets, participants said at a seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City on December 18.
(VOV) -Thua Thien-Hue province has a plan afoot to bring Hue specialties to foreign markets.
(VOV) - A programme to promote trade and investment between Vietnam and Argentina was held in HCM City on October 29.
Nearly 230 handicraft businesses from across the country are displaying their wares at the Hanoi Gift Show 2012, which opened in Hanoi on October 26.
Japan’s Forval Group and Tin Nghia Corporation have signed a cooperation agreement to establish a vocational training centre in Nhon Trach district in the southern province of Dong Nai.