Archive for January 29th, 2019

PM advises Hung Yen to develop industrial, urban zones

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

Prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked the northern province of Hung Yen to continue creating a better investment environment and developing strongly industrial, service and [...]
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Tea exports down in volume and value

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

Vietnam exported 120,000 tonnes of tea in 2018, earning revenue of $219 million, a year-on-year decrease of 8.4 per cent in volume and 3.4 per cent in value, respectively. [...]
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South Africa remains Vietnam’s biggest trade partner in Africa

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

South Africa retained its top position among African trade partners of Vietnam in 2018, with bilateral trade topping 1.1 billion USD, up 11.7 percent from 2017 and accounting [...]
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AMRO: 2019 GDP growth at 6.6pct

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Asean+3 Macroeconomic Research Office wraps up Annual Consultation Visit to Vietnam last week. The Asean+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) last week held its Annual [...]
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Completion of institutions needed to develop oil and gas sector

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

Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh on January 25 stressed the need to complete institutions for the [...]
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Science, technology promoted to create strategic breakthroughs

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

Prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently stressed the importance of promoting science and technology as a strategic breakthrough to boost Vietnam’s growth. Speaking [...]
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Vietnam’s labour issues likely hamper trade pact with European Union

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

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) may not be ratified as soon as expected if Vietnam makes no progress in addressing key labour issues, experts warned. Under the [...]
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Vietnam remains attractive for investment in 2019: insider

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

Vietnam will remain an attractive investment destination in 2019, though impacts of the US-China trade tension that triggered a downturn in global stock markets in 2018 will [...]
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US$1.72 billion spent on aquatic imports in 2018

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

Aquatic imports coming into Vietnam recorded $1.72 billion in 2018, rising by 19.6 percent against the previous year, according to Vietnam Customs. Vietnam Economic Times [...]
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Dong Nai lures 52.4 million USD in FDI in January

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

The southern province of Dong Nai granted investment licenses to seven new direct investment (FDI) projects and approved capital addition to four existing others, with total [...]
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