Archive for May 15th, 2019

Vietnam’s GDP per capita to increase 4-fold by 2030

15-May-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam would join a list of seven economies with estimated growth at around 7 percent through 2020s, with surges in per-capita GDP, Standard Chartered Bank said. Vietnam is [...]
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Seafood exporters told to boost links with Chinese restaurants, hotels

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

To gain a larger market share in China, aquatic product exporters of Vietnam have been urged to target restaurants and hotels. In 2018, Vietnam exported 2.25 billion USD [...]
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Auto sales down 35pct in April

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

The Vietnam Automobile Manufacturer Association (VAMA) reported on May 13 that its members sold 21,021 vehicles in April, a decrease of 35 percent against the previous month. [...]
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Meeting urges substantive reduction of specialised customs inspections

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

While specialised customs inspections have been reduced in recent times, the streamlining process has yet to make substantial progress and businesses are still largely [...]
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More than $500 million poured into Danang in the first quarter this year

15-May-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Since the onset of 2019, Danang has attracted more than $507 million of foreign and VND1.82 trillion ($79 million) of domestic investment capital. Specifically, the city [...]
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How is Vietnam’s economy performing without the push from Formosa and Samsung?

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

While some economists warned of the possibility of Vietnam lagging further behind regional countries, others believe that Vietnam will still perform well. Vietnam’s GDP [...]
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Investment quality an issue for Vietnam amidst FDI boom

15-May-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

A stronger focus on the quality of the foreign investment inflow is even more urgent when its links with and the spillover effects on domestic industry fall short of [...]
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Local firms to export 84,000 tonnes of rice to China

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

An Giang province-based Loc Troi Group and Tan Vuong Food Joint Stock Company will export 84,000 tonnes of rice per year to China. The export of rice is under five [...]
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US China trade war escalation benefits Vietnam

15-May-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam has an opportunity to jump in and offer goods that avoid the increasing tariffs. Vietnam, along with Brazil and Mexico, could make marginal gains in areas such as [...]
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Sustainable Solution for Agricultural Export

15-May-2019 Intellasia | VCCI News | 6:00 AM

Of $3.5 billion of total agricultural, forest and aquatic export value in April 2019, key agricultural products accounted for only $1.5 billion and the rest came from forest [...]
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Thai Nguyen boosts investment attraction

15-May-2019 Intellasia | NDO | 6:00 AM

Thanks to investment flow, over the past few years, the economic situation of the northern province of Thai Nguyen has seen remarkable development, its economic structure has [...]
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No Japan newly-committed ODA projects for Vietnam in 2018

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

The hurdles have prevented Japan from making new loan commitments for Vietnam despite the need for funding to key projects which Hanoi has expressed and Tokyo has [...]
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Key factors set to streamline exports to Thailand

15-May-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Increased trade promotions and geographic proximity are among the factors that could help expedite exports to Thailand. There remains considerable room for Vietnamese exports [...]
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