VOV.VN - Despite Vietnam’s Tra fish (pangasius) exports to major export markets suffering negative growth, there has been strong signs of growth to both the UK and Singaporean markets in the first half of the year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
VOV.VN - With local exports to both the United States and European markets facing plenty of difficulties as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, many businesses based in Ho Chi Minh City are seeking opportunities to bolster exports to other ASEAN member states.
VOV.VN - Nearly 50 tonnes of Vietnamese lychee have been exported to Singapore from Hai Phong port and the total export volume is expected to reach 100 tonnes by the end of the litchi season, according to the Vietnamese Trade Office in Singapore.
Vietnam recorded a year-on-year decrease of 15.1 % in foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows to US$15.67 billion as of June 20, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).
VOV.VN - The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, on June 27 conducted a special flight bringing home more than 300 Vietnamese citizens stranded in Singapore due to the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
VOV.VN - The northern province of Hai Duong successfully shipped an initial batch of 1.2 tonnes of fresh lychees to the Japanese market on June 23.
VOV.VN - The Singaporean Ministry of Health announced that people entering Singapore from 10 countries, including Vietnam, will not be subject to a 14-day quarantine period as of June 18, following new immigration regulations relating to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
VOV.VN - The country needs to announce the conclusion of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic as it has now ensured three of the necessary criteria, Nguyen Thien Nhan, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City’s Party Committee, said on June 15 during the ongoing 14th National Assembly (NA) ninth session in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has announced plans to reopen international air routes as of July 1 to several destinations in the Republic of Korea (RoK), Taiwan (China), Hong Kong (China), and across Southeast Asia.
VOV.VN - A number of major corporations have exerted a significant impact on domestic startups as they get to enjoy a number of benefits when investing in new firms, said Tran Xuan Dich, deputy head of the Market and Business Development Department under the Ministry of Science and Technology.
VOV.VN - A Vietnam Airlines flight carrying more than 340 Vietnamese citizens left stranded in Singapore due to the novel coronavirus landed safely at Can Tho International Airport on May 31.
Vietnamese agricultural, fishery and food businesses were updated on the Singaporean market at an online conference held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) and the Vietnamese Trade Office in Singapore on May 29.
Singapore rose to become the biggest foreign investor in Vietnam in the first four months of 2020 with US$5.07 billion, accounting for 41% of the total.
Dr. Le Hong Hiep from the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies in Singapore has said China’s recent acts in the East Sea has made the regional situation more tense and uncertain, thus hindering negotiations on a Code of Conduct in the East Sea (COC).
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has been active in implementing a range of measures aimed at boosting exports to China and the Republic of Korea (RoK), two markets where the ongoing battle against the COVID-19 epidemic has been brought under tighter control.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade is seeking measures to boost exports in the second quarter of 2020.
VOV.VN - There were no new ODA projects signed during March according to a report sent to the Government by the Ministry of Planning and Investment on socio-economic performance during the first quarter of the year.
VOV.VN - Despite the negative impact of the COVID-19 epidemic, the Vietnamese Trade Office in Singapore has worked with businesses of the two countries to seize opportunities and promote Vietnamese exports to Singapore.
Singapore’s Temasek Foundation International on March 29 presented 10 ventilators to Vietnam in support of its treatment for COVID-19 patients.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Singapore has liaised with relevant agencies of the host country to ask for help in visa extension and residence procedures for Vietnamese citizens who have been stranded in the country and wish to return home.