Archive for January 15th, 2019

Transport ministry’s 2018 disbursement rate highest in 3 years

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

The transport ministry disbursed 76 percent of the sum assigned by the government in 2018, the highest rate recorded in the past three years. The rate was also higher than [...]
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HCM City seeks cheaper logistics

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

Logistics fees in Vietnam account for nearly 21 percent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), with transport making up 60 percent of the figure, twice as much [...]
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Vietnam works to draw foreign investment to hi-tech industries

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

A seminar promoting investment to high-tech industry is scheduled to take place in Hanoi on January 14 in a bid to draw foreign investment to the field in Vietnam. The event [...]
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Inflation rate in 2019 to be lower: economists

15-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

In the last two years, Vietnam was able to fulfill its economic development plans with a stable macroeconomy, high GDP growth rate, and stable inflation rate. Economists [...]
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Hold-ups in green energy investment

15-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VIR | 6:00 AM

The growing demand for electricity and investment in Vietnam is catching the attention of renewable energy investors. However, existing procedures to resolve disputes seem to [...]
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Vietnam exports molasses to drought-affected Australian regions

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

Thanh Thanh Cong One-Member Company Limited, a member of Thanh Thanh Cong Corporation, plans to ship 1,000 tonnes of molasses to Australia’s Queensland this month, [...]
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Vietnam world’s top cashew exporter in 2018

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

Vietnam overtook major cashew exporters India and Brazil in 2018 to become the largest exporter of cashews in the world. The country processed 1.65 million tonnes of crude [...]
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HCM City taxman urges quick guidance from top tax, finance regulators

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

The HCM City Tax Department has proposed the general Department of Taxation and the finance ministry present timely instructions to collect tax arrears from Saigon Beer, [...]
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Growth targets for 2019 feasible: Experts

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

Experts say the target growth rate of 6.6 to 6.8 percent for 2019 set by the National Assembly is feasible. They also said the GDP target was likely to be surpassed due to [...]
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Strong growth needed in 2019

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

For Vietnam to reach its goals set out in its 2016-2020 plan, robust economic growth will be needed for the next two years, experts have said. Prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc [...]
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Agro-exports amid trade war

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

Vietnam’s agri-product exports have slowed down after five months of the Sino-US trade war. What are the true reasons? Although the US has lost the position as the top [...]
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