Archive for April, 2020

Major agricultural exports drop off during first quarter

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VOV | 6:02 AM

A range of major agricultural products, aside from rice and cashew nuts, experienced a year-on-year drop in export value during the first quarter of 2020, according to the [...]
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Vietnam-Israel trade surpasses 236 million USD in two months

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Trade between Vietnam and Israel reached 236.58 million USD in the first two months of this year, according to the Vietnamese Trade Office in Israel. Vietnam’s export [...]
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Hanoi’s CPI rises 5.23pct in Q1

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

The consumer price index (CPI) of Hanoi in the first quarter of 2020 increased by 5.23 percent against the same period last year, according to the municipal Statistics [...]
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European Council okays EVFTA with Vietnam

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VOV | 6:02 AM

The European Council on March 30 adopted a decision on ratifying a free trade agreement between the European Union and Vietnam (EVFTA), paving the way for the agreement to [...]
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Economic Restructuring Aligned with Growth Model Change

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Vietnam Business Forum | 6:02 AM

This is the affirmation by Chair of the An Giang Provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Binh to Vietnam Business Forum. He said that An Giang province is [...]
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Rice cultivation must ensure domestic supply in spite of difficulties

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

In spite of challenges caused by saline intrusion and COVID-19, rice cultivation in the Mekong Delta must ensure domestic supply and take opportunities for export, said [...]
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Vietnam’s ban on rice exports still in force, govt may set limit: traders

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Tuoitre News | 6:02 AM

Vietnam, the world’s third-largest rice exporter, has not yet lifted the ban on new rice export contracts, traders said on Monday, adding that they expect the [...]
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US attracts most Vietnamese investment in three months

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Vietnam invested 49.3 million USD abroad in the first three months of 2020, with the US being the biggest recipient. During the period, the country secured investment [...]
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Iron and steel exports to China enjoy major boost

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VOV | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s iron and steel exports to China skyrocketed over the course of the first two months of the year, despite only a slight increase in the country’s overall [...]
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Vietnam sees first reduction in retail sales of goods and services in Q1

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Vietnam witnessed its first reduction in retail sales for five years in March due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, according to the General Statistical Office [...]
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Fitch Solutions lowers Vietnam’s growth forecast

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Fitch Solutions has recently revised down Vietnam’s economic growth in 2020 to 6.3 per cent from 6.8 per cent previously due to the Covid-19 outbreak. In a report on [...]
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Disbursement of public investment would help lift GDP by 0.42pctage points: GSO

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Boosting the disbursement of all planned public investment would help increase this year’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 0.42 percentage points, according to the [...]
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Hanoi industrial production growth slows to 4.44pct in Q1

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:02 AM

Such a growth pace is the slowest in many years, due to growing impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic. Hanoi`s Index of Industrial Production (IIP) in March expanded 0.9 percent [...]
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Kien Giang, Long An provinces want rice export ban lifted

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

The Mekong Delta provinces of Kien Giang and Long An have asked the government to reconsider its temporary ban on rice exports, saying it would discourage farmers from [...]
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