Archive for January 3rd, 2019

HCM City posts 7.8pct growth in overseas shipments

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Businesses based in HCM City recorded a year-on-year increase of 7.8 percent in their export revenue this year to reach 38.32 billion USD, according to the municipal [...]
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Highlights in economic growth in 2018

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The year 2018 ends with several records, which are the highlights in the national economic panorama, laying the firm foundation for the country to strive to successfully [...]
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Timber industry wary of raw wood import from Cambodia

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | The SaigonTimes | 6:00 AM

The source of raw wood from Cambodia has put Vietnam’s timber industry at risk in the context of Vietnam reaching an agreement with the European Union on the supply of [...]
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S Korea toughens pesticide rules

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

In 2019 South Korea will toughen rules related to use of pesticides for agricultural products it imports, and Vietnam is expected to be affected. With the advent of the [...]
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Twenty nine commodities see over $1 billion export turnover in 2018

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:00 AM

Export turnover is estimated to reach $244.72 billion in 2018, a year-on-year increase of 13.8 percent, with 29 commodities obtaining the turnover of over $1 billion, [...]
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Vietnam’s new laws become effective since January 1, 2019

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

The Law on Denunciation supplements regulations on anonymous denunciation, cuts down the denunciation settlement process from five steps to four steps. The laws on regional [...]
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HCM City’s industrial production grows 8.15pct this year

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

HCM City sustained its industrial expansion in 2018, recording an estimated 8.15 per cent rise in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) from last year. The municipal [...]
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Scrap management tough as firms unwilling to cooperate

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Local authorities are facing mounting difficulties in managing imported scrap as many scrap importers have refused to cooperate in dealing with the numerous scrap containers [...]
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Phone exports surpass $50 billion

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The export of phones and parts brought in a staggering $50 billion in 2018, up 10.5 percent from a year earlier. Meanwhile, 2018 was the first year in which a group of [...]
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New Impetus for Exports in 2019

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VCCI News | 6:00 AM

Though put under mounting pressure, Vietnam’s exports reached most targets set by the National Assembly for 2018, thus paving way for further growth in 2019. [...]
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High labour cost emerges top risk for Vietnam’s FDI attraction

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

As Vietnam’s labour cost ranks the highest among countries in Southeast Asia, the issue now becomes the topmost concern of foreign investors when pouring in the [...]
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NA deputy gives insight into Vietnam’s economic growth

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Vietnam posted a gross domestic product growth of 7.08 percent in 2018, reaching peak levels for the first time since 2011. Hoang Van Cuong, member of the National Assembly [...]
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Ba Ria-Vung Tau targets 9.11pct growth in industrial production

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau will strive for a growth of 9.11 percent in industrial production in 2019, according to the provincial People’s Committee. In [...]
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Vietnamese aluminum industry faces threat from Chinese imports

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 6:00 AM

Cheap aluminum imported from China is hurting Vietnamese producers who fear they will not be able to compete. Nguyen Hong Linh, owner of an aluminum manufacturing firm in [...]
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Dynamic, creative, determined to carry out socio-economic objectives 2019

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Nhan Dan | 6:00 AM

In 2018, with the lucid leadership of the Party, and the creative and drastic management of the government, Vietnam witnessed delight when the socio-economy achieved and [...]
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