Archive for May 19th, 2020

Vietnam’s growth target needs adjustment: official

19-May-2020 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

The government should revise the local economy’s growth target for 2020, as well as for the 2016-2020 period, and submit them to the National Assembly (NA) for [...] » More

Higher workforce quality needed to seize on EVFTA opportunities

19-May-2020 Intellasia | VOV | 6:02 AM

Whilst the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is anticipated to offer a wealth of opportunities through an expansion of export markets and greater job creation, the [...] » More

Protectionism no good for economies amid COVID-19: Apec expert.

19-May-2020 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Some developing countries in Asia, including Vietnam, could still grow amid the COVID-19 pandemic due to an increase in domestic demands when the manufacturing sector [...] » More

Foreign investors call for greater flexibility in Vietnam’s upcoming PPP law

19-May-2020 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:02 AM

A lack of a unified legal framework governing PPP is the main factor that Vietnam’s infrastructure sector growth potential is capped at 6.1 percent per year through [...] » More

Re-Bidding Reserve Rice: Tightened Supervision and Heightened Sanctions

19-May-2020 Intellasia | VCCI News | 6:02 AM

At 10:00 am on May 12, 2020, 22 regional State reserve departments affiliated with the general Department of State Reserves opened the second tender round to buy 182,300 [...] » More

Ministry to strictly manage rice exports via international border gates

19-May-2020 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will continue to strictly manage rice exports through international border gates, said an official. Tran Thanh Hai, deputy director [...] » More

Ministry says no to suspension of petroleum imports

19-May-2020 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 6:02 AM

The trade ministry has rejected a proposal that Vietnam stops importing petroleum, saying large domestic inventories cannot negate other factors like international [...] » More

Government resolution focuses on Covid-19

19-May-2020 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

The Vietnamese government issued a resolution of its April 2020 regular meeting on May 14, focusing on the Covid-19 pandemic, Tuoi Tre newspaper reported. The resolution [...] » More