Export – a bright spot of economic panorama

Export – a bright spot of economic panorama

Vietnam’s export-import exceeded 420 billion USD for the first time in 2017, of which export recorded the highest growth of 21.1 percent over the past seven years with 29 commodities joining the one billion USD club.

PM Dung receives Thai defence minister

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung received the visiting Thai Defence Minister, General Prawit Wongsuwon in Hanoi on July 1.

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France offers help on nuclear energy

French Ambassador to Vietnam Herve Bolot has confirmed his Government will lend its assistance to the Southeast Asian nation in conducting research as well as sharing experiences in nuclear power.

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Bright future for Vietnam-US relations

Mutual understanding and direct exchanges between the two countries’ people have contributed to building a bright future for Vietnam-US relations, US General Consul in Ho Chi Minh City, Kenneth Fairfax, said.

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Natural calamities claim 47 lives in six months

Natural calamities claimed 47 lives and caused 300 billion VND (16.6 million USD) in property damage in the first six months of the year, according to the General Statistics Office.

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Vietnam grosses over 27 mln USD from mollusc exports in Jan.

Vietnam exported 7,400 tonnes of molluscs in January, earning over 27.4 million USD, according to the General Department of Customs.

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EVN plans new power plant projects

EVN plans new power plant projects

National power utility Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) has said it would generate an additional 2,000 MW from new hydro-power and thermal projects this year.

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Vietnam’s role in ASEAN after 15 years

Joining the ASEAN has brought about practical benefits to Vietnam in its drive for national construction and security, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Gia Khiem wrote in an article reviewing the past 15 years of Vietnam’s ASEAN membership, in which he also talked about ASEAN’s future targets, including establishing an ASEAN Community by 2015.

Vietnam among top movers for per capita GDP growth

Vietnam ranks eighth in the list of top ten movers in terms of per capita GDP growth, according to the UNDP’s 2010 Human Development Report launched in Hanoi on Nov. 9.

Vietnam Airlines launches online check-in service

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on August 16 officially launched a web check-in service for its outbound flights.

Vietnam to reduce rice exports in 2011

The Vietnam Food Association (VFA) has estimated that the country would export a total of 6 million tonnes of rice this year, 750,000 tonnes less than last year.

Top ten Vietnamese brand names announced

Nielsen Vietnam , a leading market research company in Vietnam , has recently announced top ten most famous brand names this year based on the number of customers of each brand.