Archive for February, 2019

Vietnam continues offering soft loans to low-income homebuyers

01-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

The Vietnamese government will continue provided loans for low-income homebuyers at affordable interest rates in a bid to ensure sufficient housing supply for a large number [...]
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January oil production exceeds target

01-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s oil and gas output hit an estimated 2.05 million equivalent tonnes in January, surpassing the monthly target by 5.8 per cent. According to Vietnam Oil and Gas [...]
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Digitalised economy helps promote global competitiveness: expert

01-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Vietnam needs to accelerate the digitalisation of its economy and make the most of its full potential and strengths to promote global competitiveness, according to an [...]
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China continues being Vietnam’s largest export market in 2018

01-Feb-2019 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:00 AM

China was the largest rice export market of Vietnam in 2018, accounting for 23.7 percent of the market share, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. In [...]
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Hanoi is highlight of Vietnam’s success story of FDI attraction: deputy PM

01-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

In 2018, Hanoi topped nationwide in FDI attraction for the first time in 30 years of economic integration, with commitments reaching $7.5 billion. Hanoi is the highlight of [...]
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January marks auspicious start of 2019 for Vietnam’s economy

01-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Keeping up the momentum from the previous year, the Vietnamese economy got off to a good start in 2019 with many robust macroeconomic indices in the first month. According to [...]
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Chinese cross-border policy hurting Vietnam’s exports

01-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese exporters have been warned of difficulties in 2019 because of changes in China’s cross-border trade policies. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural [...]
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Vietnam to build product origin site

01-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

The prime minister approved the ‘Scheme of deploying, applying and managing the traceability system’ with the goal to build and operate a portal on national [...]
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National IIP up about 8pct in January

01-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

The national industrial production index (IIP) in January expanded 7.9 per cent year-on-year, much lower than the growth rate of 22.1 per cent in January 2018, according to [...]
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Tuna exports predicted to flourish in 2019

01-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s tuna exports are expected to thrive in 2019 as several obstacles regarding origin certification have been removed, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood [...]
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