Archive for January 19th, 2019

Energy transition could be VN’s next Doi Moi: experts

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

Increasing energy efficiency together with developing renewable energy is critical for Vietnam to ensure energy security, according to expert. This was highlighted at a [...]
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PM calls for better governance at trade ministry

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

Prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Office and the Vietnam directorate of Market Surveillance, under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, to ensure better [...]
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CPI targeted at 3.3-3.9pct this year: deputy PM

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

Ministries, sectors and localities was asked to control the consumer price index (CPI) in the range of 3.3 to 3.9 per cent this year. Deputy prime minister Vuong Dinh Hue, [...]
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Geographical indication critical for VN produce protection

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

Geographical Indication (GI) is vital in the process of building trade names, developing sustainable global markets, and intellectual property protection for Vietnamese [...]
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Vietnam reports trade surplus for third consecutive year

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

A report by the general Department of Customs released today, January 17, showed that Vietnam enjoyed a trade surplus of $6.8 billion last year. This is the third consecutive [...]
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Big year ahead for economy

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

With the Vietnamese economy producing an 11-year record in growth with 7.08 per cent last year, high-profile international organisations are seeing the country as a big [...]
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US$7.6 billion spent on petrol imports in 2018

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

Vietnam recorded 11.43 million tonnes of petrol imports in 2018 with a total value of $7.64 billion, according to the general Department of Vietnam Customs. As a result, [...]
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PM: industry-trade sector must speed up reform process

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

Prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 17 urged the industry and trade sector to continue speeding up reforms so as to surpass all targets set by the National Assembly, [...]
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Employment needs in electronics manufacturing rise

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

The ongoing capital shift from China to Vietnam in the manufacturing sector will contribute to rising manpower needs. According to Navigos Search’s report on employment [...]
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Developers welcome BT movements

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

Developers have praised a new resolution on pushing ahead build-transfer projects which stalled over the last eight months due to review under a ban issued by the Ministry of [...]
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Vietnam wants to be in top 50 nations in IT, telecom

19-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VnExpress | 6:00 AM

Vietnam, which is in a lowly 108th place in the International Telecommunication Union’s ICT Development Index, wants to improve its status. Speaking at a Ministry of [...]
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VPA to facilitate wood exports to EU

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

With the EU being among the largest importers of Vietnam’s wood products, the upcoming adoption of the Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade Voluntary [...]
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Vietnam can grow fast and sustainably: PM

19-Jan-2019 Intellasia | NDO | 6:00 AM

Vietnam can achieve fast and sustainable economic growth without having to choose between growth quality and speed, stated prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the Vietnam [...]
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NA to address policy obstacles facing oil & gas sector

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

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan had a working session with the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) in Hanoi on January 17, promising to [...]
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A year pioneering and innovation

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

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has affirmed its position as the pioneer in innovation through providing advice and crafting policies, contributing to [...]
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